Chris Beard

Chris Beard

Director/DOPCardiff, United Kingdom
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Chris Beard

Chris Beard

Director/DOPCardiff, United Kingdom
About me
UK based Filmmaker, DOP and director specializing in humanitarian, conflict, adventure documentary and branded content. Creating content for the BBC, The Adventurists, Princes Trust, the European Space Agency, NC2 media and even Google, here in the UK but also in some of the most difficult and remote environments on the planet. As a director and DOP, I create compelling character-driven documentaries whether this be to advertise your business, for broadcast, or online media outlets Kit Sony FS7 - Canon C100 - Canon 5DMKII “Chris has worked for me since 2016 solo shooting overland adventures in some of the most challenging environments in the world. He is hard-working, talented and can be trusted to deliver every time. Not only that, he's a pleasure to work with and always goes above and beyond the call of duty” - Joolz Ingram - Production manager, The adventurists
  • The Mongol Derby - Adventurists promo
    The Mongol Derby - Adventurists promoA quick introduction to the Mongol Derby. The longest horse race in the world. Tougher on the riders than anything else on the planet.
Work history
    Senior photographerThe adventurists
    United KingdomFreelance
    Creating a new TV show, about adventure races around the world involving 20 countries and 1000's of participants in some of the most hostile and remote environments in the world
    COWSHED logo
    COWSHED logo
     - United KingdomFreelance
    Shooting branded content for Big brands around the UK and abroad
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  • Photography
  • Lighting
  • Editing
  • Negotiation
  • Sound Recording
  • Directing
  • Videography
  • Cinematography
  • Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Travel Journalism
    Documentary FilmUniversity of Wales, Newport
    United Kingdom