What I Offer…
I am a corporate filmmaker, a digital storyteller.
There is nothing better than a good story and telling stories is what I do, fundamentally corporate film making is about story telling. It's all about the story. I am an experienced self shooting director of photography, producer and director. Making video and making video work for business, charities and organisations is what I do.
I have worked all over the UK and Europe for a diverse range of clients and on a variety of projects. From exploring Passivhaus in Austria to training videos for Nissan cars to behind the scenes fashion shoots. For me it's all in a days work.
I am a Master Member of the Institute of Videography and a past winner in their annual awards. My work involves everything from initial concepts, scripting, shooting, editing and delivery plus a all the other points in between. My video production company, iotaMEDIA, has earned a reputation for producing engaging quality content and working in partnership with our clients.
I work with clients on all aspects of the production including the vital area of utilising the video online through YouTube and other online channels including Social Media
I am based in Chesham, Buckinghamshire but work throughout the UK and Europe either in person or with my excellent team of freelancers. Founded in 2002 and we have worked with clients like Vodafone, Sony Erricson, 3M, local councils and charities.
Master Member of Institute of Videography
Winner of Best Videography 2002, Institute of Videography
Two education based films won awards in regional finals
Devised and led All about ME creative video course for Rathbone Trust in Aylesbury and Milton Keynes
Consultant to Milestone plc Nexstars video education project
Consultant Creative for Creative Learning Days at three schools
Co-devised the five minute brand of podcasts, five minute lifestyle and five minute biz.
Enabled a group of young asylum seekers in care in Milton Keynes to produce a documentary about their experiences.
Creator and workshop leader for creative video courses in education and business
Why I’m good at what I do…
I am a video producer/director and founder of iotaMEDIA a video production company based in Chesham. I trained an engineer in the Merchant Navy and travelled throughout the Caribbean, central America and Europe. After left the Merchant Navy I trained as a Baptist Minister and served at several churches throughout the UK.
In 1989 I was appointed National Administrator for the pioneering project Christmas Cracker which enabled young people to raise funds for projects in the developing world, raising £2.5 million in the three years he was with the project. During this time Cracker claimed two entries in the Guinness Book of Records for the worlds largest Christmas cracker and the worlds largest cheque.
I have written for several newspapers such as the Guardian and several periodicals as well as contributing to three books on such diverse subjects as religious festivals, youth work and prostitution.
In 2006 I made my stand up comedy debut at the Strongroom in London and I manage to a few gigs year as time permits.
Whilst predominantly behind the camera I have also appeared in front of camera for Tyne Tees Television, Thames and the BBC as well as contributing to several BBC radio programmes.
We have just had a promotional video completed by Gordon and we are really pleased with the results. The whole process was quick and easy, Gordon offered great ideas and advice for the script, voiceover etc. The video will be a great way to reach new customers - Thank you Gordon!