Born in Sydney, Australia. Started career as a news cameraman with Nine Network Australia. relocated to Hollywood, California, '08 2009 feature film debut, "Inale", nominated for 5 African Movie Academy Awards. Winner of 2011 African Critics award for Cinematography. 2012 Feature "Black November" screened for United States Congress members at ... See full bio »

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Last Flight to Abuja Camera and Electrical Department
Closure Cinematographer
Black November Cinematographer
Flower Girl Cinematographer


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 2015 Elettra (TV Movie documentary) (additional photography) (completed)
 2013 Magic Words (Short) (key grip) (completed)
 2019 Going for Sold (TV Series) (camera operator - 4 episodes)
- You Can Thank Me (2019) ... (camera operator - as James Costello)
- Bringing New Orleans to Houston (2019) ... (camera operator - as James Costello)
- Over Budget and Under Pressure (2019) ... (camera operator)
- Hoarder's Paradise (2019) ... (camera operator)
  Pool Kings (TV Series) (b camera operator - 2 episodes, 2018) (camera operator - 1 episode, 2017)
- Texas-Sized Retreat (2018) ... (b camera operator)
- Southern Oasis Pool (2018) ... (b camera operator)
- Living La Vida Lakeside (2017) ... (camera operator)
 2017 Roller Dreams (Documentary) (additional camera operator)
 2017 The Book of John Gray (TV Series) (camera operator - 2017)
 2017 What's Good In Your Hood? (TV Series) (camera operator - 1 episode)
- Ninfa's On Navigation (2017) ... (camera operator)
 2016 Outdaughtered (TV Series) (camera operator - 2016)
 2016 Being (TV Series documentary) (camera operator - 2 episodes)
- Tasha Cobbs (2016) ... (camera operator)
- Michelle Williams (2016) ... (camera operator)
 2014 Champs (Documentary) (camera operator)
 2012 Last Flight to Abuja (camera operator)
 2012 The Stafford Brothers (TV Series) (camera operator - 4 episodes)
- And the Winner Is (2012) ... (camera operator)
- Get Ready Gotham (2012) ... (camera operator)
- Behind the Decks (2012) ... (camera operator)
- This Year, It's Personal (2012) ... (camera operator)
 2011 Bri Squared (TV Movie) (camera operator)
 2011 The Bedou Key (Video short) (additional photography)
 2009 18 (Short) (first assistant camera)
 2009 Moon Lake Casino (Short) (assistant camera)
 2009 Outpost (Short) (assistant camera) / (first assistant camera - as James Costello)
 2009 Dream Box (Short) (first assistant camera: "b" camera - as James Costello)
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Show Show Producer (6 credits)
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