SMPSP Member and a Sony Pro Photographer
News : – Currently working on a film called “Text for you” which is based on a hit 2016 German film, SMS Fur Dich, itself based on Sofie Cramer’s novel of the same name and, which is the tale of a woman who loses her fiancé and in an attempt to deal with her pain, sends romantic texts to his old mobile phone.
Summer 2020 “Everybody’s talking about Jamie” is an upcoming 2021 LGBT musical drama film directed by Jonathan Butterell from a screenplay by Tom MacRae and Dan Gillespie Sells, based upon the musical of the same name, inspired by the real life story of Jamie Campbell.
“Operation Mincemeat” based on an amazing true story from WW2. Unit photography as well as the Key Art / Poster campaign for Warner’s.
The end of last year i was working on part of a series called “Foundation” in Iceland and Berlin for Apple TV
Bio : – Giles lives with his wife and young daughter close to Pinewood Studios and Leavesden Studios and has worked both locally and internationally with some of the biggest names in film production.
He tuned his skills in photographing high speed action working in the equestrian media, while completing his study of photography at Carmarthen School of Arts. Giles’ career in film production commenced in 1996 with his assisting the stills photographers on Goldeneye, Tomorrow Never Dies, and Elizabeth, The Borrowers.
His career progressed on to working as a stills photographer in his own right for productions including Billy Elliot, Star Wars: The Phantom Menace / action unit. Recently Giles has been the principal stills photographer for “Fast 9” “MIB International” “Jurassic Word 2” “The Martian” “The Fast and Furious 6” “Fury” and has been additional photographer on “Rogue One”
In recognition of his ongoing achievements in this challenging industry, the Society of Motion Pictures Stills Photographers (SMPSP) added him as a member in October 2016. www.smpsp.org
Giles is trusted and respected for his ability to deliver high quality unit still photography, poster shoots / key art and behind the scenes documentary coverage to reflect the tone of project for both studio and independent productions.
Part from spending time with the family when not on set. Giles has a passion for car restorations. Currently halfway through rebuilding a 1983 Range Rover.