Case Studies

BTS - Ice Cream & Doughnuts

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.

Copyright Jon Enoch

An Interview with Jon Enoch

Based in London, he creates his own personal portrait photography series, with his Hanoi images winning a gold Prix de la Photographie Paris (Px3) award last year, as well as being nominated for the Sony World Photography Awards this year. Keep reading for more about Jon’s method to the art.

Copyright James Medcraft

An Interview with James Medcraft

Having worked on a range of incredible adverts and music videos for the likes of Rolls Royce, Nike, Coldplay, and MNEK, his work is in the name.

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An Interview with Scott Eaton

Scott Eaton is an artist and photographer who simultaneously elevates and grounds his art with science. Having achieved his master’s degree from the MIT Media Lab, Scott supplemented this by studying academic drawing and sculpture in Florence, Italy.

Copyright Gareth Williams

An Interview with Gareth Williams

We recently supported AOP award winner Gareth Williams on a project he did for Lucy Hardcastle Studio. Their installation for the London Design Festival, Kalostasis, was photographed and filmed by Gareth. Have a read below at how Gareth approaches his work and what’s next.

Dominic Hawgood

An Interview with Dominic Hawgood

Dominic Hawgood is a visual artist who continues to expand upon his repertoire by experimenting with the mediums he uses to create his art and develop his style. We asked him a few questions about his style and what inspires him.

Image by James Cannon

An Interview with James Cannon

As a photographer, James Cannon creates natural modernism in his photos with compelling portraits and awesome landscapes. He manages to capture motion and emotion, appropriate as he has begun dabbling in motion capture.

Photo By Imogen Forte

An Interview with Imogen Forte

Imogen Forte has an incredible way of capturing life as postcards in her photography – a look that is both nostalgic and modern. Playful in her use of colours, saturation, and texture, Imogen has channelled her style into some incredible projects.