Events & News
Guesting on Cinemapodgrapher Podcast 2021
Lovely chat with the amazing Australian film maker Lucas Tomoana on his podcast channel on Spotify.
A real privilege to share some of my stories about wildlife film making while I soak up my new home in southern Tasmania.
You can listen to it HERE
and also do listen to his other episodes - awesome stuff about all types of film making.
Wild City - Forest Life wins 2 awards in
New York, including
GOLD for Camerawork!
Delighted to have won a GOLD at the 2020 New York Festivals TV/Film Awards for Wild City Forest Life for Best Camerawork!
You can't get much better than gold!
We also picked up a Silver in the Nature and Wildlife category for the same film.
Huge thanks and congratulations to all the team!
Magazine Article ANZA
Humbled to have been featured in the January edition of ANZA ( Australian and New Zealand Association) here in Singapore.
Such a pleasure to share my wildlife filming experiences with fellow kiwis and aussies who have made a home here in Singapore.
Enjoy Singapore's wild everyone!
Wild City - Forest Life Wins 2 Awards
Delighted that Wild City - Forest Life has picked up 2 regional wins (Singapore) at the Asian Creative Acacedy Awards 2019:
- Best Documentary (one off)
- Best Cinematography
Congratulations to the team and we look forward to taking on the rest of the Asia Pacific region in December 2019!
Wild City - Forest Life Premiere March 2019
Myself and Assistant Producer Max Khoo hosted a private screening for over 120 people in Singapore to premiere Wild City - Forest Life.
Felt humbled to have so many people from NParks, WWF, Otter friends and other wildlife friends and colleagues.
What a night! Thank you Singapore!
Directing Sir David
Incredible morning in London directing Sir David for the narration read for Wild City - Forest Life.
He did an absolutely amazing job - as always!
I love writing scripts for him!
Delighted to be asked to run a workshop at this annual event in Singapore.
Join me on December the 4th for a behind the scenes glimpse into natural history camera techniques and wildlife filming.
Singapore Eco Film Festival 2018
Very excited to be asked to run a workshop at the annual Singapore Eco Film Festival.
Join me on the 4th November for a behind the scenes glimpse into making urban wildlife films right here in Singapore.
Always happy to talk about Singapore's Wild City!
Join me on the 28th June for drinks and a screening of Wild City 1. I'll be around for a Q&A session at the end.
Please get in touch with me directly if you would like to come as space is limited
Asian TV Awards
Delighted to have received second place for Best Director for Otter Town (Nat Geo Wild) at the Asian TV Awards.
This was the first 4K film ever produced for BHP and I'm proud to also have been Director of Photography on this film.
Thanks to everyone who worked on Otter Town!
New York Festivals
TV & Film
A Silver World Medal for Otter Town at New York Festival.
Thanks again to the great team (listed) and a special thank you to the Bishan otter family and Sungei Buloh otter family in Singapore!
Asian TV Awards
Wild City - Islands wins the big prize - overall best documentary!
I'm very proud to have been the topside camera operator for this episode. Using the Phantom to shoot extreme slow motion archer fish a highlight!
Huge thanks to the rest of the crew for such a fantastic outcome.
Directing Sir David
A dream come true to write and then direct Sir David Attenborough as narrator for for Wild City - Hidden Wild. A film I wrote and produced.
Photo here with Andrew Scott (director of Wild City Urban Wild) and our Series Producer John Ruthven and Sir David!
Summit Mt Kinabalu
Privilege to work with one of the world's best natural history presenter's Nick Baker.
Climbing Mt Kinabalu together while directing him was a career highlight.
Thanks to the rest of the amazing crew for a brilliant shoot.
New Zealand National Parks Series Launch
Wow what a amazing series to have worked on!
For over a year I had the privilege to travel all over to New Zealand to many of the countries incredible National Parks as Assistant Producer and second Camera.
Best crew ever!
# we survived a volcano eruption.