Steve Brooke Smith is a Cinematographer working on feature films and commercials.
Originally working as a stills photographer Steve took a job with Joe Dunton Cameras to learn the the technical side of moving pictures.
After leaving JDC Steve went on to freelance on film, commercials and music videos.
Steve is now regarded as an experienced and very knowledgeable DoP/Operator with much experience with drama and VFX cinematography.
Steve works on features,television drama, short films and commercials and is a regular cinematography lecturer at the London Film School, The Met Film School and The Central Film School. He has also taught practical film and digital camera skills at The National Film and Television School’s Short Course Unit to help current practitioners increase their technical and operational camera skills.
Being a life long photographer Steve has a grass roots understanding of cinematography from low budget improvisation lighting to big budget feature film sets.
Steve approaches each project with an open mind to tailor the lighting to the script and the Directors vision thus giving an original and unique quality to compliment the storytelling medium.