Production / Television

Production design

Make up, costume, set design, visual effects – whether you’re an experienced artist or a budding designer, browse our practical advice and case studies here.

Profile: Art director

Rosie Jones describes working as an art director on CBBC's comedy drama The 4 O'Clock Club

In conversation: costume designer Joanna Eatwell

Costume designer Joanna Eatwell discusses her work on BBC One's Wolf Hall as well as previous works including Channel 4's The Promise - another project with director Peter Kosminsky.

The Hollow Crown: Wars of the Roses - designing the look and feel

Production designer John Stevenson explains how they brought to life Shakespeare’s characters and a medieval world in The Hollow Crown: The Wars of the Roses

Getting into drama: costume designer

How do period and contemporary dramas get the look right? Costume designer Rosalind Ebbutt talks to us from behind the scenes on BBC drama Inspector George Gently.

Profile: director of photography

Andrei Austin, director of photography on Waking the Dead, talks to us about his role.

What is a puppet wrangler?

Is wrangling puppets like herding cats? Find out what's in the dressing room at CBeebies’ Furchester Hotel

Set-designing CBeebies' Furchester Hotel

Find out what goes into designing and creating sets like CBeebies' Furchester Hotel

In conversation: production designer Pat Campbell

Pat Campbell on getting into the industry, scouting beautiful locations and working with the huge team that is the art department.

Shakespeare's The Hollow Crown: Costumes

The team behind The Hollow Crown: The Wars of the Roses reveal how they created the characters’ regal look and the challenges of using armour and horses for dramatic medieval battle scenes