Robert  Shacklady GBCT photo

Robert Shacklady GBCT

Director of Photography

Robert Shacklady has always had a fascination and passion for film making. He left school and started in the film industry straight away. After a short career in post he swapped over to the camera department as a camera trainee and from there he progressed through the ranks to DOP. During these years he worked on a diverse array of productions from big budget studio movies to small independent projects.


Title Director Production Company
Angel of Decay (Award Winner Various)Jamie CrawfordOctober Films / Discovery ID
Life Goes On (Audience Award Winner)Sangeeta DattaSG Films / Stormglass
Kieran (Unfinished)Steve MurphyBig Dream Films
Stagnight Feature / CinemaSimon CathcartStagnight Films Ltd
Salomé (Additional Photography)Al PacinoNavidi-Wide Prods / Arclight Films
Holes in my Shoes (Additional Photography)David WachsHot Wachs Productions
Scenes of a Sexual Nature (Additional Photography)Edward BlumTin Pan Films
Deserter (Additional Photography)Martin HubertySimon FIlms Ltd
Hellraiser Origins (Teaser)Mike Le HanMLH Productions
Man of Thai Chi (Concept Tests)Keanu ReavesVillage Roadshow
Decay (Teaser)Shaune HarrisonFairbank Productions

TV / Drama

Title Director Production Company
Hetty Feather (S4 Dailies) Main & 2nd UnitReza Moradi / Sallie AprahamianSallie AprahamianBBC
Dr Who (2nd Unit Dailies 2016 ep-4)Bill AndersonBBC
Guilt (2nd Unit Dailies)Mairzee AlmasLionsgate / Freeform Productions
Barbarians Rising (2nd Unit)SImon George / Declan O'Dwyer / Ivan MitovOctober Films / History CH
Obsession: Dark Desires (S2 7 eps)Jamie Crawford / Steve Murphy / Peter Chipping / Shani GrewalOctober Films / Discovery ID
Obsession: Dark Desires (S1 2 eps)Jamie CrawfordOctober Films / Discovery ID
Dead or Alive (4 eps)Anne Sommerfield / Jamie CrawfordDarlow Smithson Prods / Nat Geo
I Shouldn't Be Alive (2 eps)Simon George / Michael KeillorDarlow Smithson Productions
Hulcholes - Mexico (Docu)Benjamin JonesEye-Cue Films
The BravestPeter ChippingBreakfuture Productions
Great British Summer: Sept (Docu)Moby LonginottoLion TV / BBC
Chain Reaction Xmas Special (Docu)Mike CaseyMidas /RTÉ
Dracula (Pick-ups)Bill EaglesBBC
Daziel & Pascoe (2nd Unit J Series)Patrick Lau / Paul MarcusITV1
Eustace Bros (2nd Unit)David Innes Edwards / Rob Evans / Paul HarrisonBBC
Daylight Robbery (2nd Unit)David Innes Edwards / Cameron McAllisterBBC / Hewland International
Take Me (2nd Unit)Alex PillaiCostal / Scottish TV

Short Films

Title Director Production Company
What Happened To EvieKate CheesemanFrench Fancy Productions
CloseRobin LeeAngry Donkey Films
The Library Jason LaMotteRed Rooster Creative
Back to the Fuschia (Award Winner x 4)Toby RobertsToby-One-Kenoby Films
This is LondonGil BraileyBoy Racer Films
Traffic WardenBenjamin JonesEye-Cue Films
Against Nature (Award Winner)Antony Zaki / Jon StoryAgainst Nature Films
Wet DreamsAlex NichollSignals / British Film Council
RemoteDarren Paul FisherSignals / British Film Council
ShrinkBen GooderTricky / Hopscotch Films

Commercials / Branded Content (selection)

Title Director Production Company
EVE-OnlineHarry MayersAttention Seekers
Cairo Tourism Adam WoodsCNN Creative
Dubai Health Care Adam WoodsCNN Creative
360 Film Experimental Greg BrunkallaStink
Oxford Power StationNick BastianStink
RED Magazine - Sleep RevolutionMark HarrisonHatch Creative
BMW Various (20 +)Guy HawkinsJuice
Ford Mustang - Super SaturdayDavid PerrySky
Jaguar Land Rover - Great British DesignJamie CrawordFP Creative
Science in Sport (SIS) CampaignKate ScottOnce Upon A Time
The Times - Henry Winter 'Transfer'Antonie Piazza, Mark HarrisonHatch Creative
Boohoo - Various (UK & Overseas)Antonie Piazza, Mark HarrisonHatch Creative
Sony HA 1031Vittorio GuidottiBrave Spark
Pancreatic CancerSean SmithTeam Darwin
PopchipsByrony Watson, Mark HarrisonHatch Creative
NokiaJason LaMotteThe Edge
Universal Pictures - Xmas GiftingJaime CrawfordThe Dark Side
QBE - Rugby SponsorshipAntonie Piazza, Mark HarrisonHatch Creative
Ford Sponsorship, Mondeo & FiestaDavid PerrySky
Audi - Quatro KidsMatt GoldingRubber Republic
Audi - RoadtripAlex VernerTelegraphy Commercials
Disney - Evermoor IdentsAlex EstrellaExposure Films
Disney - Dove CameronAlex EstrellaExposure Films
Bosh - Steam OvensAlex EstrellaExposure Films
Universal Studios Xmas DVDs 48Jamie CrawfordHixville
ScrewfixAntonie Piazza / Mark HarrisonHatch Creative
Vodafone - GuardianMark PoppleFeref
Möenpick - Euro AdGuy HawkinsJuice
Channel 4 - Urban FoxAdam ShakinovskyAgile Films
Shell - AuthenticityGary BirchJuice
BP - Fitter EngineAdam WoodsPlay People
Intercontinental HotelsGuy HawkinsJuice
Citreon x 4 Music/Sport/Fashion/ArtGlen MilnerTelegraphy Media
British Paint - Dulux Paints 2011Adam WoodsPlay People
Crowne PlazaSophie KeyJuice
LG - Life Tastes GoodAdam WoodsCNN Turner
ONGAJason DenningAHC
MTN NigeraJason DenningAHC / DDB
British Paint - Dulux Paints 2010Adam WoodsA & P
Plan - InternationalAdam WoodsA & P
O2 Credit Card BannerTim GardinerAgency Republic
Aviva - Price TagRobert ShackladyJuice
Philips - Extra Step/Out of OfficeAdam WoodsCNN Turner
Carbon CreditzRobert ShackladyJuice
DaarSat Promo 1-3Andrew CummingsAHC
Fall in Love with WarsawPeter ChippingRed Bee / Fire Mountain
O2 Football BannerTim GardinerAgency Republic
Radio 1Tim GardinerAgency Republic
NausicaaMike Valentine BSCValentine Films
Play MillionsDarren Paul Fisher121
BusterToby RobertsToby-One-Kenoby Films
Real PeopleAndy PearsonToad in the Hole Films
Would You in LódzPeter ChippingRed Bee / Fire Mountain
Guinness - SurgerNic TuftDiageo
Sony Vaio UXPeter ChippingFire Mountain Films
Durango - MexicoBenjamin JonesEye-Cue Films
Your Big ChanceToby RobertsPolsen Selleck
Adult Swim IdentsDave WaldmanFlextech
Sony PSPMatt Follows2AM
Crosby HomesJonny SwalesDene Films Ltd

Promos (selection)

Title Director Production Company
Modestep 'Another Day'Dave BishamSteve Murphy Films
Modestep 'Show Me a Sign'Dave BishamSteve Murphy FIlms
NierkaAlexandra LexitricityLexictricty Films
Animal 'Prestige'Mark Anthony GalluzzoDarey Films
Hooba-HoobaTony RobertsZest
Head in your CloudBenjamin JonesSidewalk 7
Tsunami Relief (Concert)Joe DiaWorld Unite
Gareth Gates (Concert)Ben GooderArea One
Howard Jones (Concert)Sadia SadiaChimera Arts

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