Phil is a Canadian born Director of Photography, based in the UK. He has a wealth of experience across Drama and Features. His work has seen him travel the world and his cinematography entered into the Oscars, Emmys and BAFTAs. He is comfortable working in high paced environments, and has an incredible eye for detail.

Phil has just completed three episodes on RAGDOLL, a new AMC+ drama produced by Sid Gentle Films. Phil also shot all 10 episodes of the 1st series of FREE REIN, which gained him a prestigious Daytime Emmy Award Nomination for Outstanding Cinematography.


He shot the Oscar and BAFTA nominated Short Film ‘The Voorman Problem’, which was also nominated for a Best Cinematography Award, at the Fastnet Film Festival. He also shot the multi award winning Short Film ‘I am Sami’, which was filmed out on location in Kurdistan, Iraq.

Phil has been featured in both British Cinematographer Magazine and Digital Filmmaker Magazine, for his work on Drama and Feature Films.

Credits include :-

RAGDOLL : Series 1, Episodes 4-6 (Sid Gentle Films for AMC+)

ZERO CHILL : Series 1, Episodes 1-10 (Lime Pictures for Netflix)

ENDEAVOUR : Series 7, Episode 1 (Mammoth Screen for ITV)

THE A WORD : Series 3, Episodes 1-3 (Fifty Fathoms for BBC)

STAN LEE’S LUCKY MAN : Series 1, Episode 7 & 8 (TV Drama – Carnival Films for Sky 1)

THE VOORMAN PROBLEM (Oscar and BAFTA nominated Short Film)

Phil studied at the Northern Film School where he was trained on Super 16mm. Phil is equally proficient working with both film and digital formats, and has built a reputation for creating strong cinematic images.

He holds both UK and Canadian Passports.