- Bournemouth, GB
- £37.50 /hr
- Available now
Martin is a regularly commissioned filmmaker and published photographer specialising in documentary work and portraiture. He is able to use studio lighting to its best effect whilstmore...Martin is a regularly commissioned filmmaker and published photographer specialising in documentary work and portraiture. He is able to use studio lighting to its best effect whilst having the skill to sensitively utilise natural light. Equally comfortable with film-based and digital media, having the knowledge to discern the suitable medium for a given subject. Capable of producing high quality work both independently and collaboratively, having the skill to finish pieces to highest standards.
An enthusiastic and self-motivated individual with excellent people skills capable of managing and delivering a project within a set budget and time-frame.
Fluent in the use of the Final Cut Studio 2 and the Adobe Creative Suite as well as film based processes.’¬
Extensive portfolio of documentary video’¬’¬ and photography available on request.
Area Covered: London, Hampshire, Dorset
Work Experience Summary: Selected Recent Projects and Appointments
February 2009: Became a visiting tutor on the BA Photography course at the Arts Institute at Bournemouth specialising in Photoshop and the Final Cut Studio
November 2008: Exhibited work as part of the All Change’ programme at the Study Gallery whilst sourcing and procuring high quality documentary films to shown as part of the same show
November 2008: Commissioned by Da Sing Shoes to travel the Pearl River Delta to produce portraits of workers in their factories
August 2008: Commissioned by MLA South East to produce eight portraits for their legacy document
Sept • Nov 2007: Co-directed, shot and edited Bantu Ngati Ise • People Like Us’ an AIDS/HIV
Education film made on location in Malawi
Oct 2007: Mine’, a self-produced film, shown as part of Document 4 International Human Rights Film Festival
July 2006: Commissioned by Arts in Hospitals to produce nine portraits for Queen’s
Maternity Hospital Romford
April 2006: Solo exhibition at Forest Arts Promised Land’
June • September 2006: Primary visual arts worker on Visible Voices’; a collaborative project with Bournemouth Persian Language School culminating in an exhibition at the Lighthouse, Poole.
March 2006: Appointed Creative Documentation Co-ordinator for Bournemouth and Poole Cultural Hub
October 2005: Solo exhibition at Gallery Cossachock, Glasgow Promised Land’ as part of Document 3 International Human Rights Film Festival
October 2005: Commissioned by SEMLAC to produce a series of portraits
for their annual report
April 2003-present day: Visiting tutor at the Arts Institute at Bournemouth teaching both adult and junior classes in film-based and digital media
March 2004: Commissioned by the Forest Bus to document Gypsies and Travellers in the New Forest area
June 2003: Commissioned by Russell Cotes Art Gallery and Museum to produce images for the publication A Century of Bournemouth’ resulting in a solo exhibition at the Russell Cotes
2003-present day: Working with Bournemouth Arts Development team and Wave Arts Agency producing various promotional and documentary videos
2000-present day: Working with Bournemouth Theatre in Education
documenting their work with marginalised groups
References available on request.
Education Summary: BA (Hons) Fine Art Photography