Oliver Prout

Oliver Prout

Photogrpaher & Director

  • Location: London
  • Career stage: Early
  • Freelancer: Available

I have worked at a number of points on the production pipeline, as an editor, camera assistant, photographer and director both for employers and in running my own company.

I have edited promos, wildlife documentaries and personality lead content, as well as working as a camera assistant on productions ranging from Eastenders to the Corpse Bride.

I have shot photographic campaigns for Vogue the BBC and the National Theatre amongst others. I have directed pop promos for Sony Epic, Virgin EMI and Capital records. I have a passion for imagery and can competently drive software from Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Lightroom, Indesign, Premier, After Effects), Final Cut Pro 7, Avid, Maya, Smoke, Flame and Z-Brush.

I have Production Managed and Budget Managed a number of projects for my own production company, Pyschosaints I can work to extremely tight deadlines and budgets which has meant working efficiently within a team and within the limitations of the available tools.

Work History

Camera assistant - Eastenders

Jul 2015 - Feb 2016

Promo director - Self employed/ psychosaints

Apr 2012 - Feb 2016

Photographer - Self employed

Apr 2007 - Feb 2016

Camera assistant - Kudos Productions ‘Hussle’

Apr 2005 - Aug 2005

Camera trainee - Charlie & The Chocolate Factory

May 2004 - Jul 2004

Camera Assistant - Bad Girls Season 6

Dec 2003 - Mar 2004

Camera trainee - The Corpse Bride

Sep 2003 - Jan 2004

Camera Trainee - Dream Team Season 7

Jun 2003 - Dec 2003

camera trainee - The Bill Episodes 70-73

Jun 2002 - Sep 2002

Education

broadcasting - BA (hons) - Ravensbourne college

Sep 2000 - Jun 2003

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