Case Studies

Photo by Duncan Elliott

Case Studies are our way of sharing the vision and work of the artists who use Direct Digital as well as providing an in-depth look at new products. Keep an eye on this space for interviews with artists, portfolio premieres, and product reviews, as well as timely tips and tricks. 

Chloe Shoot - Highlands

An Interview with Amelia Jacobsen, Founder and Producer of Amelia & Co Productions

We recently had the opportunity to interview Amelia Jacobsen who founded the production and location company Amelia & Co. and is often calling on our Manchester branch to ship shoot kit up to the Scottish Highlands for some big brands. Continue reading to find out more.

Ice Cream & Doughnuts BTS

Ice Cream & Doughnuts - A Short Film Written & Directed by Reece Lipman

In September 2020, writer, director and filmmaker Reece Lipman with a cast and crew of 15 people descended on Worthing to shoot the Principle Photography for Ice Cream & Doughnuts, a poignant short romantic drama staring Jamael Westman and Anita-Joy Uwajeh.


The Late Night Effect - Short film by Jean Monville shot with the Sony FX9

In February 2020, Jean Monville went to Normandy to shoot his short film for a week with his team, Futur Production.

Athlete jumping and posing

An Interview with Madeleine Penfold

A short time ago we caught up with Madeleine Penfold, an up-and-coming photographer who was using Direct Studio to shoot a project on the strength of women.

man in kitchen

An Interview with Lisa Pritchard

We managed to steal a few moments from Lisa Pritchard’s busy schedule to discuss her career as a photographer agent and her agency’s Futures programme – a competition which runs every 2 years and offers 5 commercial photographers the opportunity to gain an agent and build their

Alfie Boe and Rachel Fuller with dog

An Interview with Terry McGough

Having established himself as a prolific fashion and portrait photographer, Terry McGough has built his work around his influences which are cinemat

An Interview with Matt Easton

We recently caught up with Matt Easton, photographer extraordinaire. When he’s not working with international brands in New York he is in his home town of London where he often uses Direct Digital.

Photograph of Goldie by Justin Malone

An Interview with Justin Malone

We have some brilliant people working here at Direct Digital with all manners of talents. Justin Malone happens to be one of our talented staff – based in the London office, he also works as a freelance photographer here in the UK and Japan.

Drug Runner Behind The Scenes

Drug Runner - Charlotte Regan

Charlotte Regan’s film Drug Runner chronicles the life of a child who gets involved in dealing drugs. Based on a friend’s real experiences, Charlotte’s script is edited to tell a story which bridges reality with fiction.

Photograph by Nick Rees

An Interview with Nick Rees

We’ve had the pleasure of working with a number of skilled and talented photographers and filmmakers; one of whom is Nick Rees. Nick is a photographer and director who specialises in drinks and liquids.