I talked to Phil Rhodes from The Broadcast Bridge and American Cinematographer Magazine about the documentary that I shot in Sierra Leone for charity Medecins Du Monde. I can’t thank enough to director Borja Larrondo for bringing me along in this wonderful project. I think that Phil got my working ethos really well in the …
The commercial for Gillette Venus that Ciarán and myself did in Italy last February has reached 3 million views on Youtube already and it has been a very successful campaign in Italy! Congratulations to everybody who made it happen!!! 😊
The wonderful TV Series I had the opportunity to do 2nd Unit and B Camera on last year is on the BBC from today! Thanks to all the marvellous cast and crew who let me spend some time with them and welcomed me with open arms! 😊
The little film that I shot for Steve and Banjoman last December has gotten a nomination for Best Charity Film in the Emerging Directors Awards in Ireland this year! Congratulations to all the involved!!
We were very sad when we had to leave all the new friends that we made over the course of 9 days in Kabala, Sierra Leone, while working on a documentary for Médicos Del Mundo.
After a couple of days surrounded by a wonderful team our time in Milano came to an end.
Yesterday January, 30th, Borja Larrondo, my focus puller and myself were shooting some tests for a new project that we are going to shoot for Médicos Del Mundo (Medecins Du Monde) in Sierra Leone in February.
For the last two days Ciarán Dooley and myself have been in Milano, Italy, looking at different places for a new commercial that Ciarán has invited me to do with him.
After swimming across different seas the Kinsale Gold Shark was waiting patiently for me to pick it up.. and so I did!
I’m extremely happy to say that we have wrapped on Steve Kenny’s IF.
Such a fantastic day!!
Steve Kenny and the people from Banjoman Films have invited me to shoot the new short piece that Steve is directing so we spent the day taking a look at different locations and blocking the actions on them.
I had the chance to spend the day with the wonderful director Harriet Macdonald preparing the new commercial that she is going to direct for Renfe.
Thanks so much to everybody who came on board for this little production.
After two days working with a wonderful cast and crew we finished the new Christmas commercial for Homestore + More.
Earlier today we had the recce for the new Homestore Commercial that Ciarán is going to direct next week.
Ian and myself were doing a recce in Ardmore Studios earlier in the day for a new commercial that we are preparing together.
I woke up to an amazing piece of news… ESB – A Brighter Future had been shortlisted in the Film Craft Cinematography section!!!!
The Tattoo, directed by Ian Power, wins Best Cinematography at the Kinsale Shark Awards!!!!
I just received an email letting me know that The Tattoo has been nominated for Best Cinematography at the amazing Kinsale Shark Awards!!!!!
DOP Kate McCullough invited me earlier this month to be part of the new TV series Normal People and at some point they let me shoot some 2nd Unit scenes!
From today I’m repped by Lisa Richards Creatives.
We spent a couple of days shooting a commercial in the racecourse The Curragh, in Kildare, Ireland, with horses, people (a lot of them), loads of rain and the usual overcast Irish days.
ESB: A Brighter Future, directed by Ian Power and produced by Rocket Science gets a Bronze Award in Cinematography at the ICAD Awards 2019 in Ireland.
We had a great day walking around a REALLY big school in Madrid for a new commercial we are working on.
We woke up with a piece of news that said that the project that Borja and myself had done for Medicos Del Mundo was shortlisted in the Cannes Lions 2019!!!!!
We finished shooting a commercial for Supervalu (sponsors of GAA) last night.
I can’t believe it! The Institute of Creative Advertising and Design (ICAD) in Ireland is holding the ICAD Awards on June, 6th in Dublin and they just released the list of commendations.. and ESB got two commendations!!! One of them is for cinematography and the other one is for directing! I’m extremely happy and a …
We finally finished the grading for Ciarán Dooley’s new short-film, Twin.
Victor and myself went to El Colorado (Madrid, Spain) on Monday to colour grade our new short-film, “Unos Vienen, Otros Se Van“. Noemi did such a fantastic job grading it and we were super happy to be able to work with El Colorado on this. Thanks to all the people who made it possible!!! :)
We found ourselves in a school today looking at different spaces to shoot the new commercial for Samsung. Can’t wait to work with the team again!
For the last 3 days, Borja, Barbara and myself, together with a few more people have been shooting a documentary following 3 women on their daily lives.
Médicos Del Mundo, produced by Lobo Kane and directed by (super) Borja Larrondo, gets a Cinematography award (CRAFT – SILVER) at the CDC (Club De Creativos) 2019.
We just finished shooting a charity project for Unicef.
For a couple of days, Borja, Barbara and myself have been looking at different places to shoot on for the new commercial that they are going to direct. We had loads of fun and I can’t wait to team up with them in this exciting project!
We are scouting several locations in Madrid for a new project, which will be directed by the incredible Santiago Zannou.
I spent the weekend working in Madrid on a short-film called “Unos Se Vienen, Otros Se Van”, directed by Victor Nores and funded by the Spanish government through the ICAA (Spanish Institute of Cinema and Scenic Arts)
The EDA Awards ceremony was last Wednesday in Dublin and I got the Best Emerging Cinematographer Award! I was on a plane on my way to Madrid so I wasn’t able to attend, however, Matt D’Arcy from Banjoman Films went on stage to pick the award for me! From now on we are going to …
I have been nominated for Best Emerging Cinematographer in the Emerging Director Awards 2019 in Ireland.
Ciarán and myself were shooting a new commercial for Homestore on Thursday 14th and Friday 15th.
Ross Whitaker and myself had a great couple of days this week in Dublin shooting a very interesting documentary project for Antidote called Sleeping Flags.
We spent two fabulous days in Asturias shooting the new 5 commercials for Central Lechera Asturiana with a marvellous team.
The wonderful people from the Spanish cinematography magazine Camera&Light just published an interview with Ian Power and myself about The Tattoo.
A bunch of friends and myself went to Asturias last weekend to drive around and take a look at loads of locations for a new commercial that we are preparing.
Irish filmmaker Ian Power took home the prize for Best Irish Short for his film The Tattoo, qualifying it for Oscar® contention
Last weekend Alberto and myself had the great opportunity to travel to Peligros in Granada, Spain, because Exhalación was nominated to three categories in the 10th Festival Internacional de Cine de Peligros.
The lovely people from Los Lobos De Kane are producing a project for a NGO called Médicos Del Mundo.
Ciarán, the guys from Banjoman and myself have been working on Ciarán’s new short-film called Twin (funded by the Irish Film Board) for the last couple of months and we started shooting the first block last Thursday.
We have been working for a couple of days in Valencia for the new Luckya’s commercial campaign.
When a project is full of passionate people you know that you have to give all you have and even more.
Two days working in Soto Del Real, in Madrid, and we are finished with a new commercial for Sanitas.
After spending two days in a really beautiful location in Madrid the whole team was very sad to finish the project and leave the house.
I think that the best part of my life is working with my friends and when those friends tell you: “Hey! We are going to go driving and see if we can find the best location for this new project that we are shooting next week, do you want to come with us?” it is always a “Yes” from my side.
Last Thursday we went to see 4 houses on our recce for the new commercial I’m lighting for Leroy Merlin next week.
I have been in Doha, Qatar, all week shooting a mini documentary.
After 4 days of working with director Andy Clarke on his first short-film, Hedy, we got everything that we needed and we went home with a smile.
Last Monday we had such a great day taking a final look at our locations in Dublin for the short-film Hedy.
We had such a beautiful day yesterday shooting in Lough Dan in county Wicklow.
Fantastic day shooting the first commercial for Deep River Rock in Pigeon House, Dublin.
The guys from Rocket Science together with our 1st AD Jim Corr, production designer Joe Fallover and Gaffer Barry Conroy were on a recce today for the new commercial for Deep River Rock.
On Sunday night The Tattoo, directed by Ian Power and produced by Rocket Science for the Irish Film Board, won Best Short-Film in the Fastnet Film Festival 2018.
The Tattoo, directed by Ian Power and produced by Rocket Science for the Irish Film Board has earned a nomination for Best Cinematography in one of the best film festivals in Ireland called Fastnet Film Festival.
Exhalación, a short-film I shot for my friend Al Diaz in 2016, won Best Cinematography in the Premios Fugaz in Madrid, Spain.
I was watching a video on Youtube some days ago and the commercial we shot for Fripozo just rolled before one of the videos I wanted to watch.
Working with Leandro at Elements Post Production today was such a magnificent experience.
Last night we finished Ciarán’s new project.
Super excited to be with Ciarán and the guys from Banjoman Films today in Dublin scouting for a new project that my friend Ciarán is going to direct.
Ian, the guys from TBWA Ireland and myself spent a beautiful day yesterday with the amazing colour grader Gary Curran in Outer Limits grading our lovely ESB commercial.
Yesterday we shot the new commercial for Fripozo.
I came back to Madrid last night to work on a new commercial with all my friends.
After 3 weeks of preproduction and 1 week of shooting we finished one of the most incredible experiences I have had on a set!
We visited yesterday our last locations for our ESB Commercial.
New week and new recce for the ESB commercial that we will be shooting super soon!!
We finished today our first recce for this really mind-blowing commercial for ESB.
That’s a wrap on one of the most wonderful projects I have ever had the chance to work on.
We spent the weekend scouting different locations near Madrid for a Toyota commercial that we’re shooting on Wednesday and Thursday.
We just finished the commercial for the Oceanographic in Valencia.
I woke up today to a wonderful piece of news, The Tattoo, directed by Ian Power and produced by Rocket Science has been nominated for Best Short Film in the Irish Film & Television Academy Awards 2018!
It is great to start the year working with friends.
Director Ian Power and myself are today in Kite Studios in Wicklow shooting a commercial for Three, produced by Rocket Science.
Yesterday, Director Ciarán Dooley, colourist Leandro from Elements and myself spent a great day grading the commercial for Homestore + More at Elements Post in Dublin.
Last night we finished the Christmas commercial for Homestore + More and we are really happy as it turned out to be a really good shoot.
Back in Ireland!
I spent the day with one of the best colour graders in Spain, Jorge from “El Colorado”, working on Divina Pastora’s commercial.
On the road again..
Today I’m on a recce for Rocket Science’s new commercial for Aerlingus.
On the road again!
Yesterday we finished the Malaysian part of the shoot but we took advantage of the flights as we shot a couple of shots on the plane back home!
We landed in Malaysia last night.
Today we finished the Madrid part of the new commercial that we are shooting for Divina Pastora.
Just landed in Madrid
We just wrapped on the 4 commercials that we shot for the National Dairy Council!
I’m back in Ireland for a week to shoot 4 commercials.
Never had imagined that there was a chapel like this in a hospital
New location scouting today!
Today we started scouting some locations for the new commercial and we all loved the first one that we saw.
Just landed in Madrid to start prepping a commercial that I’m shooting at the end of the month.
Today I had the opportunity to sit down in the grading session lf the Homestore + More commercial that we shot last week.
And after three days of really great and enjoyable work that’s a wrap!