About

Partner at 30 Ninjas
Director & Creative Technologist
NYC/LA/LONDON Available Globally.
(Dual UK/US Citizen, Canadian Resident)
Multiple Guinness World Record Holder
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

 

live

Old Spice Foam Zone W+K & Media Monks / Director (Live & TVC) - 2019 Webby Nominee, D&AD Wood Pencil Winner.
Comcast's Project Deadzone GSP & Media Monks / Live Streaming Director - 2019 Webby Nominee, D&AD Wood Pencil Winner
Amazon Video: Jack Ryan Live at Comic Con 2018 Media Monks / Director
Verizon VR180 4Kx4K SuperBowl 2018 Verizon & 30 Ninjas / Creative Director & EP
Conan O'Brian Comic Con 2018 Live Team COCO / Creative Director & EP
Conan 360 Live Comic Con 2017 Team COCO  / Creative Director & EP
Teamcoco Presents Head & Heart Live Team COCO / Director & EP
Good Morning America 360 Underwater Livestream ABC / Creative Director & EP
World Economic Forum 2017: VR Livestream Executive Producer
Intel CES 2017 VR Livestream Executive Producer
Conan 360 Live Comic Con CC16 30 Ninjas / Creative Director & EP
Nokia OZO NAB Live Stream Show Nokia & Capitol Records / Creative Director
Nokia OZO VR European Launch Livestream Nokia & Capitol Records / Creative Director

 

Docs.


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

 

television commercials

Old Spice Foam Zone W+K & Media Monks / Director

 

INTERACTIVE & XR

Invisible Series Dir. Doug Liman / JauntVR, Samsung & Conde Naste / VR Cinematographer & VR Producer
SUITS & EKO 2019 Interactive Promo EKO & USA Network / Interactive Executive Producer
0-90:Google's New 180VR Cameras Spot BBH, Google & 30 Ninjas / Co-Director
Google 180VR: Charlie Puth in London Google  / Director
Lexus GSF: Invisible VR Director & VR Cinematographer
Vodafone: Vezi in Viitor (Series) McCann & Studioset / Director
Vogue: Supermodel Closets Google & CNE / Executive Producer & Episode Director
Game Grumps 360 Google / Series Director
Google 180VR: YoungMA Google & Fader / Post Production Producer
New York Times: the National New York Times / Post Producer
BET & Alvin Ailey: Black Girls Rock BET & Google / VR Director
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 Pop Heads VR App Brand Connections / VR Executive Producer
Paul Taylor Dance Company 30 Ninjas / VR Cinematographer
Discovery VR: Puppybowl 2017 Discovery Comm. / VR Producer
Discovery VR: Sharkweek 360 Discovery Comm. / VR Cinematographer
World Economic Forum: Tianjin, China 2016 VR Director & VR Cinematographer
The Legend of Tarzan: Deep in the Jungle Warner Bros. & Discovery Comm. / VR Cinematographer
ESPN: Presents Carson Wentz 360 Foglight Ent. & ESPN / 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 Comm. / VR Cinematographer
Discovery VR: Gold Rush Discovery Comm. / VR Cinematographer
Discovery VR: Fast & Loud Discovery Comm. / VR Cinematographer
Little Red Riding Hood Dir. Maya Fernquist / Nokia & Tongal / VR Cinematographer

 

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