James Leighton-Burns

Commissions & Archive

Creative Lead, Scriptwriter, Director/Producer.

Documentary Photography

A study of a culture, people or a place in different parts of the world.

Pre-Production | TV Doc | Ultra Runners

I am in the early stages of pre-production for a tv format concept, ultra runners… plus a few other things, more of that later.

Straight Up | Films

Live TV format, two days, double dvd, 1:38mins per DVD, 32 acts, 4 camera crew. Intro, outro, stage, interviews, and comedy. Directed, produced and edited.

To view more of the project click here: Straight Up

Axe & Paddle | TV Doc | Live Off The Land

In post-production, editing and VO to finish.

TASS | Films | Photography

TASS is part of UK Sport, the governing body for athletes in the UK. 6 films, a large promo film and photography to cover the personal story of gold medal and up and coming UK athletes.

UK TV | Films | Photography

A collection of films shaped from super wide screen to square and portrait frame where used as the national promotion for the TV series Honey I Bought The House. A range of films and stills were used on billboards, bus stops, posters, tv and internet.

McLaren Design Centre | Race Drivers | CEO | Photography

One of the leading brands in Formaula One and highend sports car market. The design centra is also a work of art.

To view more images click here: Mclaren

SCG | Films | Photography

Fitness films, interior photography, website, stills for large graffiti designs, flyers, make a large collection of portraits.

Aston Martin | Photography

An award winning British sports car brand. Commissioned for images to be part of a special edition book on the factory and their cars.

POD | Photography | Film

Advertising photography and short film clips to promote fresh food made in 26 stores.

Jaguar | Films

A British car maker with a long heritage. They required 6 films, 4.5min main films, 30sec teaser, different race driver reviews.

Smirnoff | Photography | Interview Films

Travel the world, find culture in many countries, photograph and interview nightlife. To name a few places… Japan, USA and India.

Alpha Romeo | Photography | Film Animations

Advertising stills and animation films for the 8c and Mito, studio, two day film set.

Free Fire | Photography

Low light, in front of the movie camera and behind the scenes for a movie set which was shot over 6 weeks in a secret location.

Ferrari | Photography

A rare example of a classic Ferrari. Exterior and interior studio imagery.

SRA | Films | Photography

A set of films and stills documenting british sport.

Working On The Idea | Film Clips

Thinking about doing something with these sub cultures.

What It Takes | Film

First hour of filming, shooting over time.

Level Up | Music Video

A dance focus performance between fours groups.

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