NICK SAWYER

Nick started his directing career in music videos whilst living in the United States working with the likes of Cypress Hill, Gwen McCrea, Alice in Chains, building up a sizable music video catalogue. also paralleled his career as a director whilst working as a DoP, working with REM , White Stripes (Seven Nation Army),Diana Ross, Anastasia, Simply Red, Radio Head, Janes Addiction to name but a few.

On returning to the UK Nick prioritized his commercials career and become synonymous with many of the big directing names at that time. Nick Jones, Mike Lipscombe, Roger Lunn, Patricia Murphy, becoming one of the new wave of 3D cinematographers working with Gerald Mc Morrow.
In 1994 he won the Ernst and Young Cinematographer of the year award for the commercial Caravan and has since been nominated both CAD’s and D&AD’s.  Over the past years Nick has gained a reputation as one of the front-runners in the new wave of lifestyle, food & liquids. Incorporating many of the techniques learnt from his music video days, refined with the quality demanded by the commercials world. His current clients include McDonalds, O2, Philips, KFC.