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Education & Recognition

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-Grew up in Glasgow, studied Contemporary Media Practice at University of Westminster, 2001, London.

-Work ranging from natural light to something more stylised. A fusion of European, Asian influences.

-BAFTA Scotland winner in Best Entertainment for Tiger Aspect’s Hybrid Detective TV Drama ’Armchair Detectives’ 2018

-BAFTA Scotland nomination for Film ‘Slap’ 2018

-Best Cinematography winner for Film ’Close to the Bone’

-Best Cinematography nomination for ‘Lure’ at Miami Fashion Film Festival. Vimeo Staff Picks.

-Berlinale Talent Campus participant 2011

-Trained on Features & TV dramas with directors Jim & Ken Loach, John Madden, Dominic Savage, Stephen Poliakoff. With DOP’s such as Barry Ackroyd BSC, Alwin Kuchler BSC & Simon Dennis BSC.

-Film 'Waste' -  accepted on the B.S.C. New Cinematographers Night 2013 on behalf of the British Society of Cinematographers. Screened at Cannes & Vimeo Staff Picks.

-HBO Feature Documentary "The Shukar Collective Project" nominated for Best film at the Gopo Awards & Trieste Film Festival. 

-Project ‘Chop Cup’ currently at 1.7 million hits on Vimeo. Vimeo Staff Picks.

-Music Video "Alexandria - Over the Bridge" nominated for Best VFX at Berlin Music Video Awards '17.

-Music video "Speaker's Death" Winner of Best Music Video Filmul Piatra. Jury Award winner TIDCA Digi Fest. Vimeo Staff Picks

-Stop Motion "Experimental Japan" aired on Norwegian TV (NRK). Vimeo Staff Picks. 

-BAFTA juror for New Talent Awards in the Cinematography section.

-BAFTA Crew Member

-'Raising Films' mentorship scheme participant.