Lewis Smithingham

President of VR and Partner at 30 Ninjas
Creative Technologist, Director/DP/Editor
NYC/LA/LONDON Available Globally. (Dual UK/US Citizen, Canadian Resident)
Board Member at Whistling Woods Film School Mumbai
Scuba Certified (SSI/PADI)
lewis at smithingham dot com

EDUCATION
Werner Herzog's Rogue Film School. Cinema Lock Picking
MFA, School of Visual Arts. Experimental Film
BA Summa Cum Laude, University of California, Santa Cruz. Film Theory & Production

WORK
[PROJECT / DIRECTOR or AGENCY / NOTES / SMITHINGHAM'S ROLE]

VIRTUAL REALITY & 360 VIDEO
Invisible Series / Dir. Doug Liman / JauntVR, Samsung & Conde Naste / VR Cinematographer & VR Producer

Google 180VR: Charlie Puth in London / Google & 30 Ninjas / Director
Lexus GSF: Invisible VR / Director & VR Cinematographer
Vodafone: Vezi in Viitor (Series) / McCann & Studioset / Director
Google 180VR: YoungMA / Google & Fader / Post Production Supervisor
Good Morning America 360 Underwater Livestream / ABC / VR Co-Executive Producer
Google Halo Camera Sizzle Reel / Executive Producer & Co-Director
Vogue Presents NYFW VR 2016 / Director & Executive Producer
Conan Catch COCO AR App / VIdeo Director & Executive Producer
Conan 360 Live Comic Con CC16 / 30 Ninjas / Executive Producer
Conan 360 Pop Heads VR App / Brand Connections / VR Executive Producer
Discovery VR: Puppybowl 2017 / Discovery Communications / VR Producer
Discovery VR: Sharkweek 360 / Discovery Communications / VR Cinematographer
World Economic Forum 2017: VR Livestream / Executive Producer
Intel CES 2017 VR Livestream / Executive Producer
World Economic Forum: Tianjin, China 2016 / VR Director & VR Cinematographer
Nokia OZO NAB Live Stream Show / Nokia & Capitol Records / Creative Director
Nokia OZO VR European Launch Livestream / Nokia & Capitol Records / Creative Director
The Legend of Tarzan: Deep in the Jungle / Warner Bros. & Discovery Communications / VR Cinematographer
ESPN: Presents Carson Wentz 360 / Foglight Entertainment / VR Cinematographer
Hugo Boss F/W 2016 / Hugo Boss / VR Director & VR Supervisor
Skyscanner Web Content / Skyscanner.com / VR Director & VR Supervisor
Discovery VR: Survivorman / Discovery Communications / VR Cinematographer
Discovery VR: Gold Rush / Discovery Communications / VR Cinematographer
Discovery VR: Fast & Loud / Discovery Communications / VR Cinematographer
Little Red Riding Hood / Dir. Maya Fernquist / Nokia & Tongal / VR Cinematographer

COMMERCIAL: VIDEO
NYC Football Club: First Season (All Spots & Stadium Content)  / DMA United / Post Production Supervisor & Editor
American Express Presents: MCCY (Animated Video) / SBA NYC / Animation Supervisor & Editor
Venus Razors & Rent the Runway / Dir. Nathaniel Kramer / Line Producer & Editor
the Casualties Promos 2009-2013 / Mercenary Management & UMG / Producer & Lead Creative
Real McKenzies Tour Promos 2010 / Fat Wreck Chords & Sony Music / Director

DOCUMENTARY
In the Shadow of the Water Tower (Short) / Multiple Festivals / Director, Producer 
Around the World in 120 Shows (Feature) / Mercenary Management / Director & Producer
The Greatest Story Ever Told: the Briefs (Feature) / Universal Music Group / Director 
Dead Today (Feature) / Universal Music Group / Director
Pure Punk Rock (Feature) / Universal Music Group / Director

MUSIC VIDEO
the Casualties - My Life, My Blood, Always Forward / Seasons of Mist & UMG / Director
the Briefs - Stuck On You / BYO Records & UMG / Director
A Global Threat - Cut Ups / BYO Records & UMG / Director
Evil Survives - Resist the Exorcism / Heavy Artillery & UMG / Director
Larry & His Flask - Hobo's Lament / SideOneDummy & UMG / Director
Exmortus - Triumph by Fire / Heavy Artillery & UMG /  Director
And more...

EXPERIMENTAL
My Mother the Flatiron / Multiple Festivals & OnDemand / 16mm, Super8 & Staples
Guy Madden's Hauntings / Dir. Guy Madden / TIFF / Guest Director
Futurist Dynamism of a Dog / 16mm, Super8 & Staples
Untitled 16mm Painting / Hand-Painted 16mm
25-1-14-14 / Hand-Painted 16mm
My Girl Wants to Party All the Time / Hand-Painted 16mm
Infinite Loop / Hand-Processed 16mm


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