I will survive
I shot this mini nature documentary whilst doing a hike in the Kogelberg Biosphere Reserve, following devastating wild fires that had wiped out hectares of indigenous Fynbos. However, only a few months later, the resilience of this plant species was to be seen everywhere. Some of the filmed sections are older Fynbos that survived the fire. I then decided to record a cover for Gloria Gaynor's well known song "I will survive", to accompany the video.
This mini hiking video was filmed in Newlands forest, Cape Town, on a particularly beautiful rainy day. Two shoes was an idea for a series that showcases solo hiking adventures and hidden locations, focusing on the small wonders that nature has to offer. I tried to capture these delicate details in film, and also composed a quick violin pizzicato (plucking) theme to further accentuate the atmosphere of this serene forest and water droplets.
A Million Years
A music video for my song "A Million Years". I shot this whole video on my GoPro, whilst hiking up Devil's Peak in Cape Town. I wanted to capture the solitude, but also the grand scale of the mountains.
Two Shoes Ep2
Episode two of TWO SHOES solo hiking doccies, featuring the contour path on Table Mountain. This is one of my favourite hikes, as it's gentle, and takes you past so many gems - waterfalls, fynbos, mini rock climbs, and great views of the city. After filming some shots on the hike, I went home and composed this song especially for the movie.
This is just a quick compilation of all my recent DJI Mavic Mini drone footage, after doing some trips to the Cederberg, Kogelberg, and Cape Peninsula. I thought that this song, "Ghostkeeper" by Klangkarussell, fit the imagery perfectly!
I drew and filmed this stop motion animation film for my song The Swan, illustrating the story of finding and losing a great love.