Emerging cinematographer based in Sydney, Australia. Passionate about music videos, short films, documentaries, product photography, and more.

From shooting silent Super 8 in high school through to Super VHS in the 90’s and now experienced in digital capture, editing, and colour grading using DaVinci Resolve. Completed the “Lighting Intensive” short course at the Australian Film Television and Radio School (AFTRS) as well as being a Blackmagic Design “DaVinci Resolve 16 Certified End User” and “DaVinci Resolve 16: Color Correction Certified End User”.

Graduated the Arri “Certified Online Training for Camera Systems” for ARRI ALEXA LF, ALEXA Mini, ALEXA SXT W and AMIRA camera systems including detailed understanding of ARRIRAW and other recording formats, ARRI advanced look workflows and HDR.

Recent Work

Music Video / Documentary
“Traitor of Dee Why”

Cinematographer / Editor / Colourist / Motion Graphics

Documentary
“Skyball TV” interviews with Viktoria Bitter

Cinematographer / Editor / Colourist

Music Video
“Honky Tonker” by Michael Carpenter and The Banks Brothers

Gaffer

Documentary / Short Film
“4 Lives / The Music Producer” by Nick Payne

Director / Cinematographer / Editor / Colourist

Documentary / Short Film
“4 Lives / Me” by Nick Payne

Director / Cinematographer / Editor / Colourist

Drama / Short Film
“Leaving Town” by Phil Masterson

Cinematographer / Editor / Colourist

Drama / Short Film
“Descent Into Madness” by Craig Moffatt and Paul Matereke

Cinematographer / Editor / Colourist

Music Video
“Stare Into The Dark” by Sam Newton

Director / Cinematographer / Editor / Colourist

Documentary
“Lobsterman” by Darrin Baker

Cinematographer

Music Video
“Sleepwalking” by Sara O’Connor

Cinematographer

Music Video
“Rollin’ On” by Sara O’Connor

Cinematographer

Music Video
“My Darling Kate” by Nick Payne and Katie Brianna

Producer / Director / Cinematographer / Production Design / Editor / Colourist

Music Video
“Loneliness” by Paddy McHugh

Editor / Colourist

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