Malcolm Hadley

Director of Photography

London, United Kingdom
A highly experienced Director of Photography and Lighting Cameraman with a strong background in specialised cinematography for stop-motion features, commercials and series animation. An integral member of the camera department, playing a key role in developing a projects look and feel, through a combination of creative flair and scrupulous technical consideration. Consistently delivers work of outstanding quality, successfully combining a level of excellence in lighting, shot design and camera movement. Collaborates with some of the industries leading directors on award winning and critically acclaimed films and commercials

Work Experience

Nexus Productions

Director of Photography

60 sec commercial for Coca-Cola for multi award winning Directors Smith & Foulkes. A technically ambitious combination of beautiful model sets shoot with motion control combined with CG character animation.
December 2013 - December 2013 London, United Kingdom

Bad Bonobo

Director of Photography

A unique insight into one of Britain’s most dramatic struggles, the 1984-85 Miners’ Strike. No experts. No politicians. Thirty years on, this is the raw first-hand experience of those who lived through the UK’s longest strike. Follow the highs and lows of that life-changing year.
September 2013 - May 2014 London, United Kingdom

Academy Films

Director of Photography

Morrison's commercial
October 2012 - October 2012 London, United Kingdom

Blink Productions

Director of Photography

September 2012 - September 2012 London, United Kingdom

Walt Disney

Lighting Cameraman

Lighting Cameraman on Tim Burton's Frankenweenie. Stop motion feature.
July 2010 - March 2012 London, United Kingdom

Warner Brothers

Lighting Cameraman, Tim Burton's Corpse Bride

January 2004 - June 2005 London, United Kingdom

Gorgeous Productions

Time -lapse Cameraman

Organised and managed several time-lapse units to shoot simultaneous stills shoots on Canon 5D mkiii / mkii and Hasselblad for hi-res capture.
November 2012 - November 2012 London, United Kingdom


Lynx Robotics Motion Control, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Lightroom, Dragonframe Capute System, Kuper Motion Control, Specialised Stop Motion Cinematography, Time-lapse Shooting,