Creative Director
Interactive Designer
Music Documentarian
Photographer

Australian born, New York-based. 20 years experience working in the US, UK & AU.

My career spans digital advertising campaigns, interactive design, documentary, music videos, album artwork and photography, working for artists and brands including Nike, Mercedes-Benz, Samsung, Mumford & Sons and Meredith Music Festival.

I co-founded the live music video series Sideshow Alley and have photographed many well known artists. My first feature documentary Austin to Boston screened at IDFA, Doc/Fest and London Film Festival and is now streaming.

Advertising Creative

By day I design and direct online advertising campaigns and digital experiences. Working in this field for 20 years I've led many award winning projects across creative direction, design, video production and interactive development for a range of clients including; Nike, Mercedes-Benz, Holden, Samsung, National Geographic, WNYC and Converse.

CREATIVE DIRECTION
ART DIRECTION
CONCEPT
DESIGN
INTERACTIVE / UX
VIDEO DIRECTION
EDITING

For the past 5 years I have worked in New York City. Beginning at R/GA, in this role I led the award winning Nike Speed Drops super bowl campaign along with brand spots for Samsung and Mercedes-Benz. I then stepped into the publisher industry on branded content at RYOT (Verizon Media) and am now currently working at boutique agency Mod Op. Prior to this I spent 8 years at Isobar (Visual Jazz) in Melbourne, one of Australia's leading digital agencies.

AGENCY & TECH EXPERIENCE

Mod Op, New York

CREATIVE DIRECTOR
2019 — 2020

RYOT, New York

CREATIVE DIRECTOR
2018

R/GA, New York

ASSOCIATE CREATIVE DIRECTOR
2015 — 2017

Isobar, Melbourne

SENIOR ART DIRECTOR
2007 — 2015

Music Glue, London

INTERACTIVE DESIGNER
2004 — 2006

Westnet, Perth

INTERACTIVE DESIGNER
1998 — 2003

Music Documentarian

Away from agency life I maintain a number of independent projects. Several years working within the UK and Australian music industry ignited a long term passion to discover, document and elevate the experience of quality live music. Artist collaborators include Bear's Den, Nick Mulvey, Laura Marling, Julia Jacklin, First Aid Kit, Nathaniel Rateliff, The Staves and Kimbra.

DIRECTING
PRODUCING
EDITING
ART DIRECTION
DESIGN
LIVE PROMOTION

In 2010 I co-founded the music video series Sideshow Alley. Collaborating with a handful of talented film makers, photographers and sound engineers, this ongoing project has captured over 40 performing artists around Melbourne and NYC.

Between 2012-2014 I curated over 50 local and international artists together with Communion Music, handling live promotion for their popular club night in Melbourne.

In 2014/2015 I produced and edited the film feature music documentary Austin to Boston which screened at the 17 film festivals across the world including BFI London Film Festival, Nashville Film Festival and IDFA in Amsterdam. The film is now streaming.

Photographer

Whether on set or on stage, I often supplement my role with a camera in hand. Armed with a diploma of photography I’ve captured both artistic and commercial experiences with images published in Rolling Stone, PDN, Wall St Journal, NME, Pitchfork, Billboard, Teen Vogue, The Age and New York Times. Recent commercial clients include Mercedes-Benz, Nike, Four Seasons and Baha Mar.

MUSIC
LIFESTYLE
AUTOMOTIVE
TRAVEL

FILM UNIT STILLS

Between 2012-2019 I spent much time around the globe as a tour photographer for Mumford & Sons. During this time I regularly wandered the world's greatest music festivals including Glastonbury, Newport Folk, Eaux Claires, Laneway, Fuji Rock, Latitude, Boston Calling and Meredith Music Festival equal parts a punter and staff photographer. Along the way I’ve photographed for other artists including; Arcade Fire, Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros, Ben Howard and Bon Iver.

In 2019 I spent a month on set documenting Kitty Green’s feature film The Assistant starring Julia Garner.