Director of Photography

Award-winning director of photography for factual films and commercials

Award-winning Director of Photography working in factual television & film. Three-time BAFTA nominated with an extensive body of work across the specialist factual genre from television to IMAX.

Robert is an experienced Director of Photography and Photographer with over 10 years experience working in documentary photography.

He has a strong flair for combining the artistic with the technical, advancing technical aspects of film making based on a solid knowledge and passion for light. Particular experience in areas of specialist photography including timelapse, slow motion, macro and motion-control.

Allied to this is a lifetime of travel and exploration from city streets to the isolation of the polar regions: originally a Biologist, Robert has Robert has a background of 10 years as a professional photographer. Represented by Alamy & Getty, his work sells globally.

Galapagos

Galapagos 3D with David Attenborough

Borneo

Conquest of the Skies 3D with David Attenborough

Kuranda

Micro Monsters 3D with David Attenborough

Antarctica

Commonwealth Woman's Antarctic Expedition (CWAE) with Felicity Aston

Death Valley

Colour: The Spectrum of Science with Dr Helen Czerski (BBC)

Horizon: Weirdest Weather in the Solar System (BBC)

Hawaii

Horizon: Weirdest Weather in the Solar System (BBC)

Hawaii

Horizon: Weirdest Weather in the Solar System (BBC)

LA

Horizon: Weirdest Weather in the Solar System (BBC)

JPL

Horizon: Weirdest Weather in the Solar System (BBC)

Kew Gardens

Kingdom of Plants 3D with David Attenborough

Arizona

Hidden Kingdoms 3D for BBC 1

Appalachian Mountains

Colour: The Spectrum of Science with Dr Helen Czerski (BBC)

Cafayate

BACHELOR GAMES (Feature, Dir. Edward McGown)

Iceland

Commercial (Intrepid Travel)

British Virgin Islands

Commercial (Intrepid Travel)

Dubai

Commercial (Dubai), in VR 360

Pokhara

Commercial (British Army)

Tromso

Commercail (Northern Lights)

Punta Arenas

Commonwealth Woman's Antarctic Expedition (CWAE) with Felicity Aston

Wanaka

Commonwealth Woman's Antarctic Expedition (CWAE) with Felicity Aston

Kakamega, Kenya

Micro Monsters 3D

Kangaroo Island

South Australian Tourism Commercial

Adelaide

South Australian Tourism Commcercial

South Africa

Fiji

New Caledonia

Tanna

Aitutaki

Cook Islands

Mumbai

Kerala

Sossusvlei

Hardangervidda

Myanmar

Rome

Barcelona

Chamonix

Munich

Helsinki

Stockholm

Copenhagen

Jukkasjärvi

Sydney

Chernobyl

Ireland

Belfast

Bermuda

Grenada

Dominica

Puerto Rico

Tokyo

Botswana

Locations

With considerable international experience both in hot and cold climates, Robert is used to life on the road. Current iVisa for the USA.

Credits

Conquest of the Skies (Sky 3D & IMAX). Hidden Kingdoms (BBC). Queens Garden (ITV). Kingdom of Plants (Sky 3D). Galapagos 3D (Sky & IMAX). Micro Monsters 3D (Sky). Inside the Commons (BBC).

Awards

Three-times BAFTA nominated for photography and special effects in factual documentary films. GTC and IVCA award-winning.

News

Forces of Nature (BBC) wins Grierson Award

Stephen Cooter won a Grierson Award for his film Somewhere in Spacetime (Episode 2 of Forces of Nature with Professor Brian Cox) Jury Chair, Fergus O'Brien said: "the winning film stands apart as a confident, inspiring and exciting piece of television...

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The Human Body: Secrets of Your Life Revealed

Specialist photography on BBC 2's 'The Human Body' I spent 5 weeks shooting studio timelapses for the BBC's current science series looking at the human body. I had 3 cameras shooting in visible and UV light capturing a chicken rotting away, demonstrating...

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DSMC Nikon mount arrived

The DSMC Nikon Mount (CAPTIVE) enables you to equip a wide variety of Nikkor AF-S and AF-D compatible lenses to the DSMC or DSMC2 BRAIN. The DSMC Nikon Mount supports autofocus and electronic iris control with compatible lenses. The mount attaches to the...

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Gallery

Photo Library » Film Stills

Clients