Shaun is an experienced self-shooter, freelance cinematographer, and editor based in Auckland, New Zealand offering a seamless film and videography service for a range of Artists, Corporates; Documentaries; NGOs, TV Networks, Production. Companies and the online advertising industry.
An accomplished production specialist with a dynamic global background in video & story-telling and cinematography expertise that covers all location, studio. news, broadcast events, and music documentary film work. His work is built on the foundation of "Inspire, Travel, Learn", and is known for impactful reportage style of street photography, creating emotionally touching films through relationally authentic camera work and storytelling. But, more than a talented filmmaker, he's a true creative in every sense of the word bringing the balance between melancholy and joy through grounded short films and documentaries.
Recognition for his documentary and film work includes the Vienna Short Film Festival and New Zealand International Film Awards in 2016. The feature-length music documentary called 'The Death and Resurrection Show' on the iconic UK Band 'Killing Joke' was an official selection at the prestigious British and Dutch Film Institute. Invited to screenings at the Avant Art Festival, Braunschweig International Film Festival, Cinecity Film Festival; Indielisboa Film Festival; Rokumentti Film Festival; Sensoria Film Festival; The L'Etrange Festival; In-Edit Festival; The International Sheffield Film Festival, and New Zealand International Film Festivals. The film is currently available to watch on Prime Video and Amazon in 2021.
Shaun's photography has appeared in the International Photography Awards Magazine, Louder Than War, UK Guardian Newspaper, the iconic I-D Magazine, Japan's GQ Magazine, and Condé Nast. His photography has also been the recipient of two Gold Cannes Lions, including the D&AD Book, Top 200 Photographers Worldwide, Communications Art, London, Hong Kong, Spikes, Singapore, and New York Advertising Shows.