My extensive knowledge of
popular culture in film, television and music has involved me in a
variety of acclaimed and best-selling projects, including five books,
as well as numerous online and print articles.
I have been been a graphic designer for over twenty years. Projects
I've undertaken during my career range through magazines, books, CD
and DVD packaging, logos and posters to corporate graphics. Clients
include: ITV, Boat International Media, IPC, Windmill Books and David
I have written five books dealing with film and television,
from studies of the TV series The Prisoner and The Sweeney
to a biography of the comic actor Ian Carmichael. I'm also a freelance
media journalist and write a regular blog. With Mike Kenwood, I'm
currently working on The Callan File: The Definitive Guide, due in 2016. Clients include: the
British Film Institute and SFX magazine.
I have written, produced and directed DVD documentaries, as well as
researching audio commentaries for DVD releases of TV shows. Clients
include: BBC Worldwide/2 Entertain, Madman and Studio Canal.
I hope you enjoy browsing
through my website.
Adobe CS suite (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop), Microsoft Office
Quark Xpress, Dreamweaver, Blogger.