Based in London & Cornwall.

James is a British Cinematographer with extensive experience traveling and working around the world. 


Hitchhiking through North Africa, traveling via motorbike in West Africa, Living in South America and cycling through Europe are some of James's travel experiences.



Canon C500 & 4k Odyssey Recorder | Bolex H16 16mm camera

Sony A7S2 | Carl Zeiss Distagon EF lens set | Sachtler tripod

KinoFlo Celeb | Litepanel Bi-Color Panel

He has worked for National Geographic, Discovery Channel, BBC, Channel 4, Netflix Originals and RAW TV.

Experienced with carnets, he has full vaccinations for travel and speaks a fluent level of Spanish, Also James is a Nitrox PADI certified Diver.

+44 (0) 7500806550

James Chegwyn
Director Of Photography