About

Mike is a London based Director of Photography. His work has taken him across the world to some beautiful places with incredible stories that inspire his craft.

His work has been selected in the 2017 Oscar’s for Best Documentary Short for Watani, Madrid Film festival and a Holly Shorts win for Best Cinematography for the Sci Fi short Populace.

Mike occasionally comes away from shooting other people’s films to direct his own projects – www.taschengeld.co.uk

Additionally he will be exhibiting his photographic projects “What Remains”, a dialogue into post colonialisation and Illegal gold mining in Zimbabwe, shot on large format film and printed in gold. Also “Luna”, a contemporary exploration of Vanitas and the Cosmos shot and printed with techniques from over 100 years ago.

Mike Simpson Cinematographer