Aaron Sampson

Self-Shooting PD


Aaron Sampson is a freelance self-shooting director based in the Cotswolds. He has been producing and editing videos since 2006 and has worked for companies such as IGN, AskMen, NBC Universal and Al Jazeera.

Aaron has had work broadcast by the BBC, published by ZIff Davis as well as producing content for the NHS. He has also worked on television series such as Game of Thrones, The Crown & Wolf Hall, and films such as Star Wars: The Force Awakens, The Martian, Transformers: The Last Knight & Goodbye Christopher Robin.


Aaron has been directing since 2014. His directing work is predominantly music video based with the exception of video production at live events. He has directed music videos for London based bands and artists such as The Tailormade, James Flett and Legomen, Seattle based Tom Butler, and Bristol based Duncan Stagg.

Camera Operator

Aaron has been operating cameras with various lighting set-ups since 2006. From live television studios, casting suites, outside broadcasts, and, of course, shooting his own work. Aaron has familiarised himself with the workings of a range of cameras and lighting equipment and is confident in producing the best results in any situation.


Aaron has been editing video for over a decade. Using industry standard software from Final Cut, to Avid Media Composer, though his preferred software of choice is Adobe Premier Pro. He has developed his post production abilities to a level that accompanies his skill set to make him a proficient self-shooter.


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