Biography

Working at the award-winning creative solutions department of The New York Times in Paris, showed me how creativity can help boost sales and leads

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I’m a freelance photographer specialising in lifestyle content

After an exciting career working in media and journalism (BBC and New York Times), I offer my creative and branding expertise for clients and organisations needing creative audio and visual solutions to enhance their web presence.

Education

M.A. Creative Media Studies
(Distinction)
University of the West of Scotland

Postgraduate Diploma in Creative Media Studies
(Distinction)
University of the West of Scotland

B.A. Fine Art
(Painting)
Central Saint Martins school of art and design

Employment history

Freelance multimedia specialist
(2012 – Present)
After completing a M.A. in Creative Media Studies, my wife and I were posted to Geneva, Switzerland. While there I worked on some short films and documentaries, editing, filming and sound recording for a wide variety of projects.

Creative director at The New York Times
(2005 – 2012)
Moving to Paris, I was employed by The International Herald Tribune (rebranded as The International New York Times). My role as a creative director meant that I was directly involved in the branding of the advertising newspaper pages and online content.

Graphic designer at BBC Worldwide
(1993 – 2003)
Moving to London, I worked for BBC Worldwide in their magazine department. I also freelanced for other publishing companies such as Conde Nast and Dorling Kindersley creating books and magazines. I also spent a year art directing Irish Tatler in Dublin, Ireland.