Raphael Boamah-Asare

Cinematographer

Level
Mid Level
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
Locked Pro Plan feature
Professions
-

Projects

Projects credited in

About me

London based cinematographer, director and photographer. After receiving BA (Hons) Media Practice from University of the Arts, London Raphael's film work has been screened and broadcasted across the UK, Europe and North America. Raphael is currently working on his production company's debut feature film, Doll Factory, as well as shooting and filming personal and commission work that falls under the narrative realism scope.

Locked Pro Plan feature

Skills

  • Cinematography
  • Photography
  • Directing
  • Street Photography
  • Documentary Photography
  • Portrait Photography
  • Adobe Indesign
  • Camera Operation
  • Creative Direction

People I’ve worked with

Companies I’ve worked with

  • University of The Arts London (UAL)

    University of The Arts London (UAL)

    • Design
  • Adjust Your Set

    Adjust Your Set

    • Advertising
  • Asare Simms

    Asare Simms

    • Film
  • The Collective

    The Collective

    • Architecture

Work history

Currently

Aug 2019
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Pitch, research and deliver still and motion content for Tom Dixon's social media platforms.

Currently

Creative Director

Leading Lines Magazine

May 2017
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Side project that has evolved into an online magazine championing up and coming creatives with business advice and inspiration not taught in educational institutions. All content is made in house, with the majority of the photography being taken by myself. I also produce the the "Along The Lines" podcast and film and edit all branded films. • Create photography and video assets • Approve editorial layout • Brainstorm content themes • Production on original video series • Edit audio and visual assets

Currently

Creative Director

Asare Simms

Aug 2014
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Leading company direction and visual direction of projects for clients and in-house projects. Daily tasks include leading camera department, idea generation, pitch preparations and lensing narrative films, documentaries and branded content. I source crew and lead production in the UK and Europe, handling all camera/lighting selections and art direction to ensure visual consistency. All content is created with a narrative framework, allowing Asare Simms to connect with audiences on an emotion based level. Duties • Idea generation • Pitching concepts • Setting up lighting and camera equipment • Sourcing production crew • Leading camera department • Building brand visual style • Monitoring post production Client List: AFROPUNK, The British Journal of Photography, University of the Arts, London and Blackfish Collective. Achievements: Work screened in the UK, Europe and North America, producing Asare Simms' debut feature film (Doll Factory)

Education

2015

BA (Hons) Media Practice

University of The Arts London (UAL)

Aug 2012 - Jun 2015
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Digital film-making course focusing on making short films to understand the different roles within the film industry.