Simian Coates

Simian Coates

Photographer / Creative Content ProducerUnited Kingdom
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Simian Coates

Simian Coates

Photographer / Creative Content ProducerUnited Kingdom
About me
Simian Coates is a London based Creative Content Producer within the Fashion, Beauty and Music Industries. Working primarily with Photography, Video, CGI & MoGraph. Self taught, he started his fashion career shooting for the zeitgeist zine Super Super in 2005. This led on to commissions from i-D, POP, KCTV, Tank magazine amongst others. In 2016 he created Channel 21: a low budget, experimental multi-media short form motion platform in audio visual content for fashion, beauty imagery. His work has also been exhibited in the Kemistry Gallery, London EC2, The Museum for Massurrealist Art, and published in books: "Club Kids - from Speakeasies to Boombox and Beyond", "100 New Fashion Designers" and "British Fashion Designers". Clients: Editorial: Bon - Elle - Fault - Harpers Bazaar - i-D - KCTV - King Kong - POP - RWD Media - Sunday Times Style - Super Super - Tank - - WAR! - ZOO. Designers: Asger Juels Larsen - Elliot Atkinson - Evmorfia Bethanis - CassettePlaya - Gareth Pugh - Hockley - Hussein Chalayan - Felder Felder - Rui Leonardes - Suzannah - Vinty Andrews - Veronica Basharatyan. Brands: Adidas - L'Oreal - Nike - Space NK - Virgin Media. Software: Photoshop, Premier Pro, After Effects, DaVinci Resolve, Fusion, Maya, Cinema 4D.
  • Channel 21 SHOWREEL
    Channel 21 SHOWREELChannel 21 is a multi-media platform for experiments in audio and visual imagery within fashion and beauty.
  • Chanel 21 #16 (Les Invalides)
    Chanel 21 #16 (Les Invalides)Animating fashion stills experiment.
  • Stills Overview
    Stills Overview
  • 'Twas The Night Before Christmas
    'Twas The Night Before Christmas...when all thro' the house, not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse.
  • Channel 21 #12
    Channel 21 #12Featuring Giles Deacon Couture
  • Channel 21 #11
    Channel 21 #11Featuring Miu Miu, Burberry, Prada, Intimissimi
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Work history
    Creative Content ProducerChannel 21
    London, United KingdomFreelance
    Director of Channel 21 - a platform for audio and visual experimentation.
    Fashion & Beauty PhotographySimian Coates
    London, United KingdomFreelance
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  • Fashion
  • Advertising
  • Film
  • Art Direction
  • Art Photography
  • Commercial Photography
  • Retouching
  • Editorial Campaigns
  • Premiere Pro
  • Editor Film
    SemioticsLondon Metropolitan University
     - London, United Kingdom
    Semiotics / Psychology
    Bronze Award - Photography IndividualCreativepool Awards
    Portrait folio studying UV Photography in wavelengths > 400nM was awarded a Bronze by Creativepool judges.