New Showreel for 2017

New Showreel for 2017

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Escape to the Chateau, Tonight 8pm C4

Escape to the Chateau, Tonight 8pm C4

No explosions this week… but I did help convince the family it was a good idea to put a 14 metre hole through the building. Tune in to watch the madness. What could possibly go wrong? http://www.channel4.com/programmes/escape-to-the-chateau/episode-guide

Escape to the Chateau | Trailer

Escape to the Chateau | Trailer

Starts tomorrow at 8PM, watch the trailer here Dick and Angel Strawbridge continue their renovation of a French chateau, 18 months after the end of the first series. So far, only nine rooms have been renovated and many areas of the 12-acre estate have yet to be looked at – but the project is going […]

Escape to the Chateau

Escape to the Chateau

Starts Sunday the 27th of November at 8pm, Channel 4 Series two returns to Chateau De La Motte Husson to check how Dick and Angel are faring now that they are married and ensconced as the self-styled Lord and Lady of their new domain. It’s nearly two years since they bought the chateau. It has […]

Canon releases the c700, does anyone care?

Canon releases the c700, does anyone care?

It’s official, canon has lost the plot.  Let me preface this by saying I LOVE my CN7 the images make me smile daily, but I have mixed feelings when it comes to their cameras. So when Canon announced the C700 into what is now a very crowded market I was sceptical, and upon closer inspection […]

On location with the Canon CN7x17

On location with the Canon CN7x17

With the current trend in Factual Features and Long Form Docs to shoot S35 not going away anytime soon and channels now wanting programmes with the production values of a Drama but a Current-Affairs turn around I now more than ever need an all-in-one Cine-Zoom. Cinema Glass vs The Others A lot of shooters in […]

HUNTED Shortlisted for a Grierson

HUNTED Shortlisted for a Grierson

Great News, HUNTED S1 has been shortlisted for a Grierson for Best Constructed Documentary Series. http://www.griersontrust.org/grierson-awards/the-grierson-awards/shortlist/

Wrapping Up in Svalbard

Wrapping Up in Svalbard

Well that is a wrap, tomorrow I will be back in London.  I will post a date when the programmes go out, I hope you enjoy watching as much as I enjoyed filming them.

Crash Course in Arctic Filming

Crash Course in Arctic Filming

Well, here I am at 78 degrees North, in a little town called Longyearbyen, a small outpost on a tiny archipelago in the Arctic Ocean. It is as close to living on another planet as you can get.   When you are in town it is very easy to forget that this is the absolute limit […]