Michael Danks

    • VR Specialist
    • Post Production Producer

    South East England
  • Files

    • video file (mp4)
    • video file (mp4)
    • video file (mov)
    • video file (mp4)
    • video file (mp4)
    • video file (mp4)
    • video file (mp4)
    • pdf document
  • Links

    Personal Website
    www.4groundmedia.tv
    Vimeo
    vimeo
    IMDB
    IMDB
    LinkedIn
    @www.michaeldanks

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2011 - 2013Videographer/Editor
Digital
Short promotional filmsThe Art Fund
2012 - 20132nd Camera/Sound recordist/DIT
Corporate
Aggreko
Molly Dineen
Molly Dineen/R.T.O. Productions
2011 - 2013Camera/Editor
Corporate
BBC Academy summits & seminarsBBC
1977 - 2013Editor/Recordist
Film (Docu)
Too many to list hereIt just takes too long
2011 - 2012Sound Recordist/2nd camera
Television / TV
Baka 'Voices From The Forest'
Phil Agland
Phil Agland/BBC
2011 - 2012Self shooting Director
Digital
Physical Education - CoachesEspresso/Channel 4 Learning
2010 - 2011Producer/Director/Camera/Editor
Corporate
Synthetic Components NetworkUniversity of Bristol
2008 - 2011Director/Camera/Editor
Corporate
Various info docsNational Skills Academy For Social Care
2010Camera
Corporate
Various video insertsCimex Ideas Group
2010Producer/Director/Camera/Editor
Digital
2 x 10min info docsMacmillan
2009Camera/Editor
Digital
BACPCimex Ideas Group
2009Producer/Director/Camera/Editor
Other
14x Audio Visual InstallationsCogapp/Great North Museum
2009Camera/Editor
Digital
ROH 'On the Road'Royal Opera House & Royal Ballet
2008 - 2009Producer/Director/Editor
Digital
Urban Art SaleBonhams 1793
2008Producer/Director/Camera/Editor/Author
Corporate
25 mins New Tenants interactive DVDCroydon Council
2008Camera/Editor
Digital
Deloitte Ignite Festival 08Royal Opera House & Royal Ballet
2008Producer/Director/Camera/Editor
Digital
3x 5 minuteRoyal Botanic Gardens Kew
2005 - 2007Development Producer
Commercial
Various projectsWindfall Digital
2003 - 2004Devised/Producer/Writer
Other
'The Myth The Magic and The Mummy's CurseBBC
2003Researcher
Television / TV
Production Modernisation DeptBBC
2002 - 2001Director/Sound/Editor
Television / TV
Fantastic Voyage/Medical MicrobotsDiscovery Channel
2001Editor/Sound Recordist
Television / TV
HORIZON - Destination Mars
Max Whitby
BBC
2001Sound Recordist
Television / TV
HORIZON - The Truth About Time TravelBBC
2000Director/Sound Recordist/Editor
Television / TV
Trailblazers/Mali/NigerNational Geographic
1999Director/Sound Recordist/Editor
Television / TV
Trailblazers - AfghanistanNational Geographic
1997 - 1998Sound Recordist
Television / TV
Shanghai Vice
Phil Agland
Phil Agland/Ch4
1995 - 1997Avid Editor
Television / TV
Lonely Planet series 5,6 & 7
Various
Pilot Film & Television Productions Ltd
1996Sound Recordist
Television / TV
UNDER THE SUN 'Caterpillar Moon'
Julia Simmons
BBC
1989 - 1992Sound Recordist/Edtor
Television / TV
Beyond the Clouds
Phil Agland
River Films /Ch4 /Canal + /Nat Geo
1987 - 1988Sound Editor
Television / TV
Baka 'People of the Rainforest'
Phil Agland
Phil Agland/Ch4
1983 - 1985Sound Editor
Television / TV
BergeracBBC
1982Assistant Film Editor
Other
Music Videos & CommercialsThe Moving Picture Company
1977 - 1982Assistant Editor
Television / TV
Factual/Sport/News/DramaAnglia Television
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2002MSc Digital Television Management and ProductionUniversity of Brighton

    Equipment

    I own (and can operate):
    INSTA360Pro2 with Farsight, TASCAM DR70D, Sony A7SII + lenses, 360 GoPro Fusion, Canon XF 305, Filming lights, Chromaflex 10ftx10ft CSO kit, Sennheiser MKH 70 mic, SQN4s mixer, 2x Sennheiser radio channels G3 compliant

    About me

    360 Capture and production specialist.

    360 video showcase:vimeo.com/showcase/7144347

    Videographer with over 30 years craft editing experience. Owner operator, writing, shooting, editing, finishing and delivering broadcast HD compliant output. Internationally acclaimed.

    Broadcast television professional since 1977.

    Film Editor - since 1982

    Non Linear Editor - since 1992

    Sound Recordist - since 1989

    Writer/Director - since 1995

    Producer - since 1998

    Videographer - since 2003

    Company Director - since 2008

    Employers/clients:

    BBC

    Bonhams

    Central Television

    Channel Four

    Discovery Networks

    Impact Art

    ITV

    MNH Recycling

    National Geographic Television

    National Skills Academy for Social Care

    Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

    Royal Opera House

    Servcorp

    Sussex Cancer Network

    University of Brighton

    University of Bristol

    Watermark Products

    Additional Information

    Fully insured - Professional indemnity and public liability.

    Sustainable production 'albert' trained

    COVID-19 Awareness in Production certificate

    BBC Health and Safety at Work - Self Shooting Director - trained

    Referees

    Phil Agland

    Molly Dineen

  • Skills

    Years in industry
    • 6+ years
    Licenses
    • Diving (PADI)
    • Standard Driving (PLG)
    DBS checked
    • Yes
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Organization/Union Membership
    • Directors UK (UK)
    Interested in
    • Arts
    • Biography
    • Business
    • Childrens
    • Corporate
    • Digital/Online Campaigns
    • Documentary
    • Drama Reconstruction
    • Environmental
    • Health
    • Investigative
    • Magazine
    • Natural History
    • News & Current Affairs
    • Reality TV
    • Television
    • Travel
    Experienced in
    • Arts
    • Biography
    • Business
    • Childrens
    • Corporate
    • Documentary
    • Drama Reconstruction
    • Environmental
    • Film (Feature)
    • Film (Short)
    • Health
    • Magazine
    • Music Promo
    • Natural History
    • News & Current Affairs
    • Television
    • Travel
    Own a car?
    • Yes