Chief Creative Officer

Tom Poole

Instagram: @tomopoole

Based at Company 3 New York. Available virtually through any Company 3 Virtual Outpost.

Tom Poole began his career in London at The Mill. He moved to the United States in 2004 in order to help start The Mill New York’s telecine department. Three years later, he joined Company 3 and has since become one of the industry’s most sought-after commercial and feature colorists.

Poole has longstanding collaborations with major directors such as Nicolas Winding-Refn, Derek Cianfrance, Steve McQueen, Scott Cooper, and Bennett Miller. His commercial clients include Nike, Adidas, Under Armour, Mercedes, Audi, and PlayStation.

Poole was recognized with two 2019 AICP awards for ‘Best Commercial Color Grading Over : 90’ on National Lottery ‘Amazing Starts Here’ and ‘Best Music Video Color Grading’ for The Carters ‘Apes**t.’  In 2017 he received the AICP ‘Best Commercial Color Grading Over :90’ award for Squarespace ‘John’s Journey’ and 2016 the ‘Best Color Grading’ award for the Adidas ‘Future’ campaign.

In 2013, 2015, 2016, and 2017, he was recognized with the Hollywood Post Alliance Award for Outstanding Color Grading in Commercials.

Poole’s feature credits include DriveI TonyaThe Place Beyond The PinesFoxcatcher, and the Academy Award-winning Best Picture winners 12 Years a Slave and Spotlight.

In 2017, Poole was accepted into the Academy Of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences.


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