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18 years experience across music television, advertising, channel promos and film.

Committee member of the New Zealand  Cinematographers Society.

Member of the Australian Cinematographers Society.

IMAGO: European Cinematographers Society - Committee member for a global IMAGO.

Selected work:

Director of Photography (Japan Unit) for 'The Stone Roses: Made of Stone' Documentary feature. (Dir. Shane Meadows - Warp films/Film 4 UK).

Director of Photography for 'The Chemical Brothers: Don't Think' feature. (Dir. Adam Smith - RSA Films/Black Dog UK). Also oversaw and organised Japan based crew and equipment for this film. Winner - 'Best Live Coverage' Award, UK Music Video Awards 2012. Nominated for Grammy Award 2013.

Director of Photography (Additional) for the short film 'Blue' (Dir: Stephen Kang - Curious films/Severe Features NZ) Winner, Grand Prix - Critics Week, Cannes 2011.

Director of Photography for the Korean Feature 'Desert' (Dir: Stephen Kang - Curious films/Severe Features NZ). International debut at 'A' list Pusan Film Festival 2010.

Freelance Field Director for Wallpaper Magazine website.

Director of Photography/2nd Unit Director for the documentary feature 'All Tomorrow's Parties'. (Dir: Jonathan Caouette - Warp Films/Found Films UK). Overseeing a crew of three camera people and an editor during this project.

Won the 'Premio Ultravisioni' Award at the 2010 Ostia Film Festival, Italy for the 35mm animation shorts Supercollider: Guns and Infection (Dir: Paul Swadel + Marc Swadel as 'Swadbros' - Swad Bros/Creative NZ)

Also a live music/video Director. Artists worked with include Sonic Youth, Iggy and the Stooges, Liam Finn, The Drones, Libertines and Bailterspace.

Creative Manager - MTVN New Zealand. Launched Comedy Central in New Zealand: oversaw creative for MTV, Comedy Central and Nickelodeon (2009).

Devised and pitched a proposal for a series to Channel 4 UK – and gained a commission, for the series 'Rockfeedback TV', which I also directed and produced. This involved filming on location in the UK, US, Japan and Norway, and a tight time frame for delivery.
The show was also repeat screened on MTV Networks Europe to 18 countries.

Selected for the 2003 Saatchi and Saatchi New Directors Showcase at Cannes - Visa 'Dirty Money' TVC (Nerve Films UK).