I have thirty years of deep experience in all aspects of media production, in a variety of environments ranging from the studio to the primordial bush; European boardrooms to North African rebel enclaves.
I have produced documentary still photography and motion picture content on five continents, for most major outlets and clients. I’ve worked in many extreme environments, under very extreme conditions. starting with film in the ’80s, into present day 4k and 8K production.
I offer the following services, much of it possible online:
• Portfolio/Reel Review. Photojournalism/Documentary Filmmaking. I work with you to develop your style, message and industry positioning, and get it in front of the audience you would like to communicate with.
• Story Editing/Pitching. I work with you to package your story and get it in front of commissioning editors.
• Story Development/Pitching. I work with you to package your concept, from treatment/onesheet to timeline and budgeting.
• Photo editing/sequencing. I help you to develop a critical eye and choose the images that tell the story in the most powerful way.
• Logistics and Line Production. I work with you to develop a strategy for a successful production, based on the location and subject. I help you to source experienced crew, funding, visas, media permits, fixers, transportation, security, etc.
• One on one/ group Workshops. I offer one on one and (select) group mentoring in photography and film making basics, advanced techniques, audio production, post production: stills/video editing, cataloguing, archive management; gear selection, self promotion, etc.
• Lighting DOP/Director. I offer full production services, allowing you to focus on your vision and leave the technical issues to a seasoned professional.
• Crew recruitment. I have a global network of highly experienced professional colleagues, and can help you find the right operator for your production.
• Creative Direction/Brand Strategy/Positioning. I have acted as Creative Director for three full service multinational ad agencies. I can help you develop your message and deliver it with the most appropriate and effective methods.
• UI/UX analysis and design. I helped create an early IPTV platform for Deutsche Telekom, and frequently contribute to startup and existing digital platforms/products.
• I’m available for commissioned editorial, commercial and corporate/industrial projects.
Send me an email, and we can discuss a solution based on your needs.