Level 3, 100 Harris Street
Pyrmont NSW 2009

+61 2 8320 0595

It was a teenage interest in stills photography and video cameras that led Murray Lui to what is now a full time passion and profession. An indigenous Australian from an area known as the Torres Strait in Far Northern Australia. he was born on Thursday Island and raised on the outer island community called Poruma, which is part of the Kulkulgal Nation

A Masters graduate of the prestigious Australian Film Television and Radio School (AFTRS). Murray is a cinematographer working across Features, Television Series Drama and Documentary. Most recently Murray has just finished photography on the 6 x 1hr Mystery Procedural Drama Series Black Snow for Goalpost Pictures and Stan. Prior to that - he shot 5 of 10 x 1hr Comedy Drama series Irreverent for Peacock/Netflix and Matchbox Pictures.

Previous feature films include the Goalpost Pictures produced feature film Top End Wedding and We Are Still Here for No Coincidence Media and Marama Productions. the latter currently screening in cinemas.

earlier in 2021, Murray shot the 5th and final season of the Celia Pacquola and Luke McGregors Comedy Series Rosehaven for Guesswork TV and the ABC. he had previously shot Seasons 1, 3, 4 and 5. Previous notable television credits include Matchbox Pictures SBS series The Family Law Seasons 1 and 2. Grace Beside Me, a 13 x 30 min scripted Children’s TV Drama. the first to be commissioned by NITV. Murray also shot 3 seasons of the Scarlett Pictures Skit Series Black Comedy for the ABC. Two episodes of the Drama Series The Gods OF Wheat Street for Every Cloud Productions/ABC. also the Comedy Series 8MMM - Aboriginal Radio for Princess Pictures/ABC.

As the first Torres Strait Islander MA IN cinematography graduate of the AFTRS - Murray works as a freelance Film & Television cinematographer. he very much enjoys  all aspects of the craft. Continually working within, and searching out projects that interest and fuel his passion for the creative storytelling processes. He is known for his diligence to story and craft. His approachable and COLLABORATIVE nature, his professionalism AND HIS ARTISTRY have made him a great addition to many productions.