Land Rover and the Red Cross. A missed opportunity..

Years ago we made a series of photofilms for Médecins Sans Frontières in Eastern Congo.  We told the story of an MSF midwife, Sam, working in a remote maternal healthcare clinic.  Every day she was driving out in MSF ambulances on some of the worst roads in the world to pick up women in the midst of crisis pregnancies and get them back to......

“Listen to the trees…”.

Mixed broadleaf woodland at Jock’s Gill, near Carluke, Clyde Valley, Scotland  "...some of the best advice I ever had."  said Ben (duckrabbit)......

Love & Loss on a Northern Isle.

It started in the wee hours, a distant keening that came and went as the wind gusting in off the Atlantic hustled around our van. It was in the notquitedark, an hour or so......

On The Inside Looking In.

What's the value of a story? To the reader it might simply be 'entertaining'. To the teller however it might be priceless - particularly if its a carefully nurtured cultural tale, woven around local......

A post photography world.

I like making images that do something. Something that goes beyond their simply being 'nice' or 'colourful' but which instead makes something explode in the viewer's head, makes them go "Oh!" and challenges them......

Filming and Forgetting in Bangladesh.

Bangladesh. The hot south.A communal yard. All chickens and goats and someone hand pumping water.  The smell of burning and the sound of sweeping.People everywhere.It's......

Giant boots and broken watches..

Everything has an end.This is my Granddad...He died two winters ago.This is my Granddads watch...He put it on......

Duckrabbit Spring 2018 Mini-Documentary Workshop.

Come and make films with us this April!  The duckrabbit spring 2018 mini-documentary production workshop is taking place on the 12th and 13th April in central......

Money, guns, thoughts, prayers, money, news, thoughts..

Presented without comment. All screengrabs taken off twitter in the last hour.  ...

Sex, Lies and Lemmings: Hossein Fatemi and the toxification of photojournalism.

The year long world tour of photojournalist Hossein Fatemi's controversial Iranian photos is coming to an end.In a year in which fake news and the abuse of power has never been in sharper focus......

My Mate Travis.

"He's my mate, I mean what else can you do if not something for your mate? So I got him this so he can walk with me, and he loves the beach..." ...

I produced a BBC strand where the male presenter was paid at least 60% more than the female presenter. It’s toxic and it has to stop..

I've followed with interest Carrie Gracie's brave decision to publicly resign from her job as the BBC's China Editor in an attempt to highlight the broadcasters failure to pay men and women equally.Following the......

Work for duckrabbit. Aspiring film-maker/assistant producer wanted..

After five years we're saying goodbye and good luck to our much loved production manager Oliver Sharpe.Oli joined us fresh out of Uni where he studied photography and film as a mature student. He's......

Life’s a Beach, and Then You Try.

Beach © John MacPherson "Thats a lovely dog" said the lone man on the beach. The only other person out on this......

Women photograph. Everything..

Women photograph?Yes.Why?Why not.How?Easily.Eh?Because they're everywhere. And they're good. And if they don't photograph, we all lose out.So what have they been doing?This: Take a......

Under pressure.

The front door opened and she walked in slowly. So very painfully slowly. Glacial would perhaps best describe her gait.She wore a rough white woollen wrap over a loose-fitting comfortable track suit. Loose-fitting, not......

The American Dream.

There's lots of images. Too many. Too many deaths. Too many injuries.This image by David Becker stopped me for many reasons. (one of a series of striking & thoughtful images here). It's not the......

Small Town Inertia.

Photography: Investment. Money. Influence. Power. Insight.Yes, all those things are here in an article in The Guardian entitled How Photography Became the Hottest New Investment Choice:...

Hey Charity. Want to get to grips with making unforgettable films? Here’s how..

Anyone who tells you it's going to be a breeze. Word of warning. They are either blissfully ignorant or pulling your leg.Filmmaking is hard.It's all too easy to set out to conquer YouTube but......

Duckrabbit autumn mini-documentary workshop.

Summer's on the way out but all is not lost...  The duckrabbit Autumn 2017 mini-documentary production workshop is taking place on the 2nd and 3rd November......

Lowkey – Ghosts of Grenfell.

Not just a great piece of music, but great video production too. This just 'works' - powerful and moving.But this is more than just music and images...its about absence and what we fill that......