Working as a camera operator, sound recordist, video editor, photographer, production manager and writer, Tim Lewis produces documentary films for a wide range of international charities, government agencies and the arts sector. His experience also includes broadcast and corporate pieces, ranging from glossy celebrity portraits to feature length documentaries. His work has taken him to many difficult and challenging locations. Filming semi nomadic communities in the rainforests of Borneo, interviewing refugees on the Thai-Burma border, climbing volcanoes and glaciers in Iceland or following civil rights campaigners through war torn Liberia and the Congo. He is a co-director of Handcrafted Films Ltd.
He is creating an extensive sound archive from the places he has worked, follow the link to listen to some of these recordings.
As well as filmmaking his photography has been exhibited at the Royal Geographical Society and with the BBC. A keen writer usually documenting the view from behind the location mixer and microphone (as well as more formal articles) you can read some of his behind the scenes observations and articles on this website.
As well as an in depth knowledge of sound recording, camera operation and production management Tim also has extensive experience in post-production having used Final Cut Pro, Compressor and DVD Studio Pro for many years.
Sennheiser 416 boom microphone, Sennheiser EW112 radio microphone system, SQN-4S mini mb field location mixer, Marantz PMD 661 digital field recorder, assorted cables, boom poles, memory cards, headphones and batteries. Nikon DLSR with a variety of lenses.
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