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I'm a Cinematographer Based in the UK and am available both Nationally and Internationally for work. I'm Neurodiverse and on the Autism Spectrum and am an advocate for Diverse Crewing on all productions. 

I have experience in a wide range of production styles and Genres and various budget levels. From small two or three person teams up to crews of 30+ and everything in between, I have shot a mix of Narrative (Feature and short), documentary, Music videos and commercials as well as Branded content and Corporate. working for clients such as The BBC, Warner Brothers and M&C Saatchi. 

I pride myself on my hard working, positive and approachable attitude, always working calmly and efficiently under pressure to achieve the director's vision and keeping sets both functional and fun places to be, whether it be drama, commercial or otherwise. I own a variety of equipment but I am equally comfortable working with a wide range of rental equipment.

I also offer my services as a Gaffer and Colourist.

and Completed the Screenskills Coronavirus basic awareness on production course.



"New Voice award: Test Card Pilot"

This Abled Dancer.

Edinburgh TV Festival 2021.

"Best Children's Programme"

My Life I'm Leading The Dance'

Broadcast awards 2021.

"Best Promotional Video"

Evolution Precision

MarCom Awards 2020.

"Best Film"

Hello Darlin.

Birmingham Film festival 2019.

"Best Event Video"

Wargaming Game Jam

MarCom Awards 2020.

"Best Cinematography"

Io Selezinero, 

Spectacul: Rio de Janeiro 2016.

"Director's Choice Award" 

Tax Shelter Terrors 2017"

Sydney's Night of Horror festival . 


"Best Cinematography"

White Feather

Birmingham Film Festival 2020.

"Best Cinematography"

Hello Darlin'

European Cinematography Awards 2020.

"Best Micro Short film"

Tom, Dick & Harry, Chrismas special.

Birmingham Film Festival 2019.

"Finalist: Cinematography"

             Out of Time            

Prague International Monthly Film Festival (2021)


"Ash is the consummate professional. Not only is his work of a very high standard but his attitude on set is only comparable to his knowledge.


I have worked with Ash on a number of occasions and have always found him to give 100%. He works well with other heads of department and is good at working to schedule.


In pre-production he offers solutions to problems before they have even been mentioned and is always ready to accept alternative suggestions. I wouldn't hesitate to put Ash forward to any production."

Benjamin Field: Director/Producer:
Holo Media/The Format Factory.

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