• 22 March 2011 Berlin for Blaas of Glory Shoot
    Andy & I set off for Berlin in the wee hours of Friday morning to shoot the music video for Blaas of Glory's Enter Venus.  The first single release from their album Highway to Hell. We bee-lined our way from the airport over to our shoot location Strychnin Gallery, which we were going to transform into our characters lair.  I was staying at the Michelberger Hotel, although my head only hit the pillow for a couple of hours here and there between shooting it was a great place. I dumped my bags and headed back to the gallery to meet Rick & Wim from the band and the...
  • 10 February 2011 Serendiptichord by Di Mainstone
    Another fab job with Di Mainstone, editing a film Di shot with Sebastian Whyte showcasing her piece the Serendiptichord, which is a wearable musical instrument that entices the user to explore a soundscape through touch and movement. Referencing the architectural silhouette of a musical instrument and the soft fabrication of fashion and upholstery, it is designed to entice the wearer to investigate its surface through touch, physical manipulation and expressive movement. Although this acoustic device can be mastered alone, it also holds subtle openings for group interaction. ...
  • 07 February 2011 Upswing's 'Fallen' at the Purcell Room
    At the end of January I was commissioned by producer Ghislaine Granger of Upswing to document their new touring production, Fallen which was being performed part of Londons International Mime Festival at the Purcell Room, Southbank Centre.  Myself and Ben used the Canon DSLR's 5D and 550D for the shoot and created a 6 minute trailer for the show. Weaving dance, aerial, circus and animation with African spirituality and a modern narrative, Fallen creates a dynamic and poetic portrait of the resilience of the human spirit.  Fallen follows a woman who arrives alone in a...