Creative Producer // Marketing. Story. Short Form Video.
BRINGING THE IDEA TO LIFE IN THE WORLD OF YOUR AUDIENCE.

Kenya

Some of the images in this post are clickable and will take you to experience audio or video files created at the sites where the images were taken. Enjoy! Nine days ago I was writing to you from a plane on my way home from Lebanon. And today I have the pleasure of telling you some stories about…

Budapest

“If you go from Paris to Budapest you think you are in Moscow.” -Gyorgy Ligeti When I was a kid growing up in the USA, I never thought about the rest of the world. It’s a bit stereotypical American, I suppose. To not imagine the cultures which lie outside. America is just so huge. You can…

Hackney Central Space

Through my role as a producer at Global Fire, I’ve had the pleasure of supporting Your Ready Business (YRB) with content for a while and we always do this in synergy with the advertising agencies which support the Vodafone company. Clients regularly point their agencies toward us in order that we can produce the video to support…

Video for Facebook Canvas

As a producer at Global Fire, I facilitated three pieces of video content for Your Ready Business by Vodafone in partnership with Geometry Global whose mission it is to transform brand equity into action. p With Canvas, businesses can bring content to life in a fast loading, seamless experience. p You can see the videos being…

Cystic Fibrosis Trust

Through my role as a producer at Global Fire, I’ve had the pleasure of supporting Your Ready Business (YRB) with content for a while and we always do this in synergy with the advertising agencies which support the Vodafone company. Clients regularly point their agencies toward us in order that we can produce the video to support…

Reaction videos test shoot

I’m a big fan of reaction videos on YouTube. You know the kind. A few cracking good ones… Brits try American foods People who hate cats meet kittens Americans react to people trying to do American accents Reaction videos are useful for all sorts of purposes. For example Show people trying a new product Comparing competing…

Cinematic Wedding Films

Although it’s not super glam, one of my favourite things to produce is wedding films. Mostly because I have 100% creative control and client budgets aren’t an issue. Along with a couple different filmmakers I employ for Gracie May Photography, I have produced all of the following wedding films.

M&S Farming for the Future Programme

A company can have the best initiatives, but if they’re not telling their story, how will the world know? The Programme :: Farming for the Future is an extensive education programme to help address the shortage of skilled workers entering the agri-food sector. The Video :: To help tell the story of what M&S is…

Customer Testimonial Video

Just a little testimonial video about our success with a unique piece of equipment for my disabled daughter Grace. …Because what’s better than telling people your products are awesome? Letting your customers do it instead. Client success stories are a strong, emotive way to take your current customers and pair them up with your future…

Wightlink Ferries

The videos in this series were the first things I ever produced back in 2014. Background :: At a time when people are being more careful about spending, holidays closer to home are growing in popularity. There are a variety of amazing options just outside your doorstep which we in the UK may take for granted…

Sizzle for Urban Roots

When pitching concepts to networks, it helps to have a sizzle, or a sample, to show them in order that they can easily see your idea. This is one such sizzle for a potential documentary called Urban Roots. Background:: As the world population inches towards the 9-billion mark by 2050, and over 80 per cent…

Live Action for Xerox Printers

In the series of three live action pieces, we introduce “Claire” and show how Xerox products and office solutions make her hectic job easier. I produced the series for Global Fire for clients Marketing Fusion. In addition to the three main pieces, we also cut them down into many short Vines for use on various social media…

Broadcast TV Commercial

// the requirement // In early summer 2015, Global Fire were approached by Portsmouth City Council to produce a 30″ advert for broadcast TV. The kicker was that we had to get it signed off by Clearcast and ready for broadcast within 8 weeks and the budget was very small (which I can’t stress enough…

Video for Michelmersh Brick Holdings PLC

“The video gives a real sense of our scale and achievement. It really reflects what we as a business contribute to the built environment around us.” -Frank Hanna, Group Commercial Director, MBH PLC // the requirement // In early 2015, I was approached by MBH who are the largest British producer of hand made and machine bricks…

Mini Doc for Portsmouth City Council

Barnado’s is the largest children’s charity in the UK and works to transform the lives of vulnerable children and youth. In 2014 we embarked on the creation of a 15 minute documentary film for Barnados to tell the story of their Positive Family Steps program and the people whose lives have been changed through it….

WeCare (Vodafone Group)

“I had a vision for an emotional film to connect those working at Vodafone with a powerful sense of purpose. I explained to Elizabeth what I wanted, and it was a real pleasure to see her become as excited as I was about it. The sheer energy she had to deliver that vision meant I…

Behind the Scenes Featurette

“I had a vision for an emotional film to connect those working at Vodafone with a powerful sense of purpose. I explained to Elizabeth what I wanted, and it was a real pleasure to see her become as excited as I was about it. The sheer energy she had to deliver that vision meant I…