Chinese Toread Commercial

Several months back I worked with Chinese Director Jai Li on a Toread commercial shot in Queenstown. The feature starred Chinese actor Shia Yu, whom I had also previously worked with. As DoP, I shot the majority of content on …

Diaries Down Under

The last episode of Diaries Down Under for the winter is out and available below.

I worked as second camera on the Air New Zealand and Tourism New Zealand project. Enjoy!

Mount Cook Alpine Salmon

James recently worked as second camera operator for David Oakley on a commercial for Mount Cook Alpine Salmon.

This is a great example of what can be achieved with the right planning and preparation in 5 days. This involved a …

Snowshoe NZ

We are pleased to have had the opportunity to work with Ngāi Tahu Tourism Queenstown’s recently acquired Snowshoe NZ.

James shot and directed with David Oakley on drone and steadycam duties.

Fungi Music Video

Kiwi band Fungi have a new video due out soon. The band featuring former ‘Opshop’ front man, Jason Kerrison is actually the coming together of his first band from several years ago.

The band were in Invercargill recently shooting a …

Jetstar Flying Kiwis

James was recently contracted by Frontside in Auckland as part of a 3-man camera team to shoot branded content for Jetstar New Zealand.

In celebration of Jetstar’s birthday, they gave New Zealanders the chance to take flight for the very …

US SKI TEAM AND LL BEAN

The US Ski Team were training in Queenstown and Wanaka recently with their sponsor LL BEAN.

James was brought on board through location producer, Philip Turner (thesearch.co.nz) to work alongside Tony Young (helicamfilms.com). With Tony providing …

Back in the Caribbean

James has just returned from two weeks in the Caribbean filming in Jamaica, Grand Cayman and Mexico for Blue Bay Travel.

Working with Martyn Fox from the marketing team and professional presenter Tina Edwards, the team covered several …