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.


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


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).


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


Special Effects on Assassin’s Creed movie

I worked with Peter Parks, Chris Parks and Chris Campkin on fluid effects which formed part of VFX composites used in the film. We shot in Peter's studio in Cornwall on the Red Weapon. The video game adaptation of Assassin’s Creed stars Michael Fassbender alongside a...

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Americas Cup with Land Rover BAR

Experience the exhilaration of flying on the waters of Bermuda as we go on board the team’s R1 race boat during final preparations ahead of the 35th America’s Cup. Shot for Land Rover BAR for the 2017 America's Cup on the Jaunt VR rig and Nikon KeyMission...

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Galapagos on BBC1

Last September I spent a month on location in the Galapagos islands filming for the forthcoming 3 x 60' BBC1 documentary Mission Galapagos presented by Liz Bonnin. I was Director of Photography for the series along with Julius Brighton. Mission Galapagos is a...

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