Daniella Draper // A Messenger

  Daniella Draper Jewellery draws upon inspirations from life, love and travel to create a unique range of keepsake jewellery. danielladraper.com Director – Mark Waters (markwatersfilm.com) Producer – Sophie Powles Actress, Voice over, writer – Sophie Powles Cinematographer & editor – Mark Waters Music – Steven Gutheinz – Bleaching the White Fence Location – Daniella’s home town in the North Designed and handcrafted in... Read More

The Salt Trail

The Salt Trail // TRAILER from The Salt Trail on Vimeo. The Salt Trail // A self funded feature surf/travel film by Mark Waters. Producer // Director // Cinematographer // Editor // Mark Waters markwatersfilm.com Travel Buddy // Motivator // tripod carrier (sometimes) // Ice Breaker // Smiler – Sunnie Powles Arial Footage -Vít Hašek // Pilot- Daniel Pék- 3heads.info Trailer Song | Zack Hemsey – Facing Demons The Salt Trail facebook.com/thesalttrail makrwatersFILM... Read More

Redbull Playstreets

Position: Camera Operator Slopestyle madness in Bad Gastein Inner city slopestyle madness in the idyllic Austrian town of Bad Gastein. Some of the world’s best riders showcased their skills on roadgaps, walldrops and roof rails in a unique freeski contest. Get all the results on redbull.com. At this world class Ski event I worked as a camera operator on “A day in the life” feature with Professional Free-skier Bobby Brown.      Read More

Movember | No exceptions

Movember | No exceptions from Mark Waters on Vimeo. Direction Edit Camera | Mark Waters | markwatersfilm.com | facebook.com/markwatersfilm Music | Dexter Britain, “Did You Feel It ” The beardy man | Kristyan “Kish” Stjerne Shot this with my good friend Kish (The Beardy man) in the Mentawai Islands, on a surf trip just off the west coast of Sumatra, Indonesia. This was a big Day for Kish, as the beardy man had been growing this mass amount of hair for one... Read More

Short Film: Kelly’s Warung

Kellys warung located at Bingin Beach,Bali.Hostel style accommodation with a cafe,juice bar and surf rentals/lessons.Sleeps up to 10 people with views of impossibles surf break,bingin and dreamland. For bookings or more info send a message or contact Ricki Bradley rickimiranda22@hotmail.com markwatersfilm.com Kellys warung | Bingin Beach, Bali from Mark Waters on Vimeo.   Shot this little short for some newly found, good friend at Bingin beach, Bali. Did a little exchange... Read More

Fathoms Left To Fall

A short story of one epic day of huge surf during March 2012 at Mullaghmore Head, County Sligo: Fathoms Left to Fall – A Northcore Film from Northcore on Vimeo. “The yin and yang of a trip. The highs and the lows. The epic rides and the epic falls. Surfing isn’t a easy game to get right, once in a lifetime 50 ft faces followed by a endless search for shelter. Tides reveal dry reefs, squalls break promises. Rain dampens enthusiasm, talk of hidden secrets abound but... Read More

O’neill Evolution 2012 – The Full lifestyle show

Client: O’Neill Position: Director, editor, additional camera op This was a film I directed and edited for O’Neill. The event was part of the TTR world snowboarding tour and was rated a 6* event being the highest rated event out there. Davos, switzerland pulled in some of the heaviest snow in years, which made contest conditions a little hard but filmmaking a lot more interesting. There were 2 teams on this production… there was the live team which consisted... Read More

O’Neill Evolution

My Latest job was in Davos, Switzerland, directing O’Neill evolution which is a 6* TTR world snowboarding event. My job was to create, 2-3min daily highlights for web distribution, a 26min highlight to be finished and broadcast 4 hours after the event and a 26 minute polished lifestyle show to be finished 6 days after the event. I only finished the polished lifestyle edit a couple of days ago, so this will not be going online until it has been broadcast. For now you can... Read More

Ed Sheeran | Give me love (Acoustic)

I recently shot an acoustic video with Ed Sheeran. I was given confirmation on the day so I didn’t have to much time to prepare. I called up William Evans, who was more than happy to cover sound and Ellis Powles was free to give a hand assisting with the setup. Unfortunately my lighting plan literally blew up in my face;) My 150watt that I was planning to use as a Back light/kicker, popped instantly so I was left with 2 x 650watt lamps… a 650 is not the greatest... Read More

Ben Howard – The Brudenell Social Club

Over the past week, I have been in touch with Ben Howards management, to shoot a short film of him whilst in Leeds, performing at The Brudenell social Club. As you can imagine, its been pretty full on for Ben and the team since the album launch so unfortunately I did not get the gap I was hoping for. Either way, I was there for the gig and I was completely Blown away. I watch about 10 bands a week (every week) at the Brudenell and this was the best I have seen;) I took... Read More