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
Pitch, research and deliver still and motion content for Tom Dixon's social media platforms.
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
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)
Digital film-making course focusing on making short films to understand the different roles within the film industry.