Muzzammil Hashmi is a London-based Director of Photography.
He learned his craft on the job, mentored by both a Director and Director of Photography and went on to study cinematography and camera operation through short courses at the MET Film School and the National Film and Television School. He spent the next years developing his skills, starting with documentary filmmaking then moving towards music videos and commercials.
Muzzammil has shot commercials for leading brands like Thomas Cook and Transport for London, documentries for the Community and Discovery Channels and music promos for the likes of Giraffage & Viceroy and rapper Doc Brown.
Noted for his ability to marry an artistic approach with great technical knowledge, Muzzammil can transform any concept into a visually stunning piece of work.
He has worked on shoots in the UK, across Europe and Africa. He speaks Hindi, Urdu and Punjabi and has experience working with young people. He has his own full camera kit, including his favoured Canon C300 camera.
“In addition to being technically very good, Muzz also has a great artistic eye; I can give him the rough idea and he translates it into the visual medium – he brings it to life.”
Christopher Symes , Producer, Tinywolf