Brett is a British Director & Director of Photography (DoP) based in Dubai, UAE. 


He shoots and directs documentaries for international news outlets such as CNN and Vice, as well as commercial videos for a variety of blue-chip clients.  His unique ability to shoot to tight schedules with minimal equipment while delivering results matching far bigger productions has carved him a niche in Dubai's creative industry with a reputation for professionalism, reliability and above all imagination.

Brett began his career in 2001 serving in the British Royal Navy as a combat photographer, covering everything from conflicts to PR events, before starting his own business as a freelancer in 2008.  

Before arriving in Dubai in 2016, Brett was based in Southeast Asia shooting international music events with stars including Pete Tong and Goldie, along with a side-venture producing a portfolio of luxury property and architectural photography.

Initially working in the agency world of Dubai, Brett returned to working for himself in 2018 and hasn't looked back, building a burgeoning reputation as an experienced but unique content creator perfectly fitting with the region's needs.

Brett lives in Dubai with his wife Linda and their young son James.