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About me

Hi and thanks for coming to my site. I’m an award-winning filmmaker and camera op that is passionate about using moving image to tell important stories and love all aspects of filmmaking. I have directed, filmed and edited for the BBC, Channel 4 and VICE as well as for many corporate clients, charities and live events and was honoured to win the AHRC Inspiration awards at BAFTA in 2016. I’m enthusiastic and hard working and pride myself on making beautiful imagery and forming good relations with people I work with. • I'm a London based, but have filmed in Zimbabwe, the Middle East, Brazil, France, Italy and Spain and love shooting abroad. •I own Canon C100 and 5D2 cameras with fast L-series lenses •I have used many cameras including Canon C300, Sony PMW-F5, a7S, EX1R and Black Magic Cinemas and Pocket Cameras. • I have a clean Driving license, most vaccinations and am fully insured (PLI up to £10m, travel, medical and equipment). • I have good relationships with a number of kit rentals • I am a member of BECTU. Clients include: Shelter, Vice, Rinse FM, Camden council, The United Nations, University of Manchester, University of the Arts, In Place of War, Art 19, 4media, one world media, Brandsmiths, TieDye, Legal and General. Please see my showreel and examples of my work on my site.

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Work history


Videographer & Editor


Mar 2014
  • Freelance
  • I have made numerous promos, short films and short documentarys over the last few years including clients ranging from BBC to Cahnnel 4 to Vice.


Camera & Editor Assistant


Jan 2013 - Nov 2013
  • Freelance
  • I worked closely with the producer to execute a number of corporate videos in London, Italy and France.



Documentary Filmmaking

University of the Arts, London

Mar 2016 - Mar 2016


Politics, Philosophy and Economics

Durham University

Aug 2003 - Apr 2006



Making Short Films, Third Edition: The Complete Guide from Script to Screen


  • Making Short Films, 3rd edition is entirely revised and restructured, providing a much more complete and detailed guide to filmmaking, with more information on new technology, illustrations and ideas for best practice.