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I graduated with a Masters Degree in Television Production from Bournemouth University in 2004 having previously achieved a 1st Class Honours Degree in Drama and Theatre Studies from Royal Holloway University of London. I went on to work as a freelance editor and filmmaker before moving in to the Further Education sector and then into Higher Education.
Professionally I have worked as an editor and cinematographer on a number of filmmaking projects that have been screened both in the UK and internationally, achieving awards at KinoLevchyk (Ukraine) and MADATAC (Spain). I continue to collaborate with a number of artists, filmmakers, musicians and performers on a range of film-based projects alongside writing a collection of short stories and a fictional blog based on the world of Sherlock Holmes.
Since joining the University I have become a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy and prevously achieved the Diploma in Teaching and Training in the Lifelong Learning Sector while working in Further Education. I also have Professional instructor Certification for Avid Media Composer and have achieved a number of Adobe ACA certifications for software including Premiere Pro and Photoshop. In 2020 I undertook training on the Baselight One colour grading system with our industry partners, Filmlight and am proficient in a range of other post-production software solutions.
In 2018 I was co-lead on the development of a 'Train the Trainer' toolkit alongside Rebecca Bellinger for the Lagos State Creative Education Skills Partnership. This partnership was developed to support the professionalization of the Nigerian film industry through the a curriculum toolkit which was launched at AFRIFF 2018, and short specialised training course, delivered in partnership between the University of Portsmouth (UoP) and Lagos State University (LASU).
MA, Television production, Bournemouth University
1 Sept 2003 → 31 Jul 2004
Award Date: 1 Aug 2004
BA (Hons), Drama & Theatre Studies, Royal Holloway University of London
1 Sept 1994 → 31 Jul 1997
Award Date: 1 Aug 1997
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13 Oct 2023
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