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September 8, 2019

An example from an interview with Channel 4 News anchor Jon Snow that I had the pleasure to film and edit for DP Digital Media in May 2016. 

September 8, 2019

Inverness bar Tooth & Claw were awarded £10,000 by PRS for Music as winners of the 2016 Music Makeover competition. The prize money covered the upstairs of the bar being fitted out as an alternative music venue.

Music producer Steve Levine (who advised Tooth & Claw on t...

September 8, 2019

Burning the clavie is an ancient Scottish custom still observed at Burghead, a fishing village on the Moray Firth. The clavie is a collection of casks split in two, lighted as a bonfire in the evening of 11 January, i.e. New Year's Eve (in Scotland, Hogmanay) by the Ju...

July 6, 2019

 A tarnished hero, a colourful cast of characters and a prized Falcon. 

It was a pleasure to recently watch John Huston's directorial debut The Maltese Falcon, a powerhouse film noir adapted from the novel penned by Dashiell Hammett. I'd watched a few weeks earlier...

May 27, 2019

These series of case studies feature different business discussing the benefits of advertising on STV. I produced 60" edits for the STV Commercial website, 30" TV edits to run across the whole of Scotland, as well as stills and social media clips.

Filming on location at...

December 28, 2018

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Lindsay Anderson's If... has returned to cinema's for it's 50th anniversary and I was very excited to catch it on the big-screen - in a evocatively worn 35mm print - recently at the GFT as part of their Spirit of 68 season. 

On it's London premie...

November 25, 2018

Skills Development Scotland wanted to promote the variety of apprenticeships available to school students and show how a Foundation Apprenticeship can run alongside school work, as well as opening doors to college, university and employment.

Sunlight and clapperboard:...

November 18, 2018

(Clockwise from top left): Sterling Hayden, Henry Gibson, Nina van Pallant

This summer, I read for the first time Raymond Chandler's The Long Goodbye, the late masterpiece from perhaps the most celebrated mystery writer. Alongside the trademark pulp dialogue was the (se...

September 15, 2018

This advert for Western Toyota's range of hybrid vehicles was an exciting project to work on. The client was looking for an updated version of a 2012 advert for their hybrid vehicles that had performed very well at that time. This 30" ad runs on STV to coincide with th...

August 13, 2018

Mobility Solutions came to STV Creative with the brief of a fresh creative look to their advertising – along with a bank of footage to draw upon for future seasonal and offer campaigns. 

Our solution was to film scripted testimonials in order to speak to different...

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