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DP NICK MORRIS JOINS VISION.

Vision have added cinematographer and all-round creative spark Nick Morris to their Emerging Talent roster.

Morris keeps adding strings to his bow. Figurative painting? Check. Still photography? Sure thing. Itís little surprise therefore that he gave motion video a crack while studying at the University of Cambridge. Now a dedicated DP, Morris aims to develop his craft even further at Vision.


Painting, photography, filmÖ is there anything he canít do? Morris learned by doing, shooting short films and promos whenever he could. He flitted between directing and DP duties while absorbing sage advice from industry veterans - so by the time he switched to cinematography full time, he had a tidy body of work.


Letís see what Morris can do, then. First, letís check out ĎHazeí by Amber Run. The promoís stylised aesthetic provided lots to keep Morris busy, but he ensured the flowing visuals remained cohesive.




Any tough shoots so far? Well, Morris endured a spooky trip into the woods for John Cooper Clarke. The poetís collaboration with Hugh Cornwell (a cover of John Leyton's 'Johnny Remember Me') required a suitably foreboding promo. Morris helped ensure this misty lament looked the part.



Vision will be hoping thereís more where that came from. The signing reaffirms Visionís commitment to nurturing up-and-coming talent. Primed for TVCs, promos, and short film work, Morris is a name to look out for.

For more on Nick Morris or any of Visionís DPs, ring Michele Gordon on 0207 439 4657.

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