ABOUT US

We are driven by our creative desire to make amazing visual content and we want that to benefit everybody we work with.

Established in 2011, we have grown into a nationally recognised full service media production company.

We have a strong and proud team with specialist skills that enable us to deliver a quality product, each and every project. Floodlight is fully equipped to deliver your requirements from pre-production right through to full post-production and on to delivery.

We are passionate about what we do, and importantly we love working with you to help bring your vision to life.

MEET THE TEAM

David Roberts

David Roberts

Director of Photography

David is the Co-Founder of Floodlight Media and has over 10 years experience in the film industry. David has worked on productions including Offspring, 100 Bloody Acres, Sam Fox Extreme Adventures, and Red Dog.

He has a passion for creating engaging moving images for a wide range of creative and commercial projects.

Cameron Roberts

Cameron Roberts

Creative Director

Cameron is the Co-Founder and Visual Director of Floodlight Media and has more than 8 years experience in the film industry.

Cameron specialises in narrative development, direction and editing. He enjoys bringing his creative skills to both animated and live action content.

Justin Counihan

Justin Counihan

Managing Director

Justin started as the resident production manager/producer at Floodlight Media. He hails from a background in project management, designing and managing complex large-scale projects.

Justin has worked with Floodlight since its creation, ensuring our productions run smoothly on both time and budget. He has now taken on the role as Managing Director since late 2017

Trent Ninos

Trent Ninos

Post-Production Specialist

Trent is our in-house post production maestro at Floodlight Media, specialising in editing, graphics and visual effects.

Having completed an Advanced Diploma in Screen and Media, and having worked on some large scale projects such as Danger 5, Trent is a dedicated and multi-talented individual.

He brings a wealth of amazing skills and capability to the team, enabling us to take your production from great, to perfection.

Matt Carrol

Matt Carroll

Equipment Manager

Matt specialises in our Live Streaming aspects and Gear Management.

Having completed a diploma in Audio Engineering and with over 5 years in the Production and Live Events Industry, Matt has obtained vast knowledge in how events are run and what it takes to operate the technical side behind the scenes.

He has worked at the Clipsal 500, Entertainment Centre, Future Music Festival, Groovin' the Moo, Adelaide Oval, Convention Centre, Festival Centre, Adelaide Fringe, and others.

Gerard Wood

Gerard Wood

Cinematographer & Producer

Gerard is a highly creative and dedicated cinematographer, editor and producer. Using his innate precision and creative flair, coupled with innovative technology, he produces spectacular vision and imagery for all kinds of corporate and marketing purposes.

Gerard has worked on large scale construction documentation for companies such as AGL, Tesla and Hydro Tasmania.

Holly Howard

Holly Howard

HR Manager & Producer

Holly manages administration and human resources at Floodlight, as well as producing on various projects.

Her background is in theatre, sales and project management, and after taking time out from work to start a family Holly has joined the Floodlight team, bringing a diverse range of skills to the team.

Thomas Smeets

Thomas Smeets

Producer, Editor & Camera Operator

Thomas fulfills a variety of roles at Floodlight, including cinematography, lighting, and editing, thanks to his Advanced Diploma of Film & Television and a wide range of background experiences.

Thomas has had numerous camera and editing jobs for Channel 10 and SBS in food and travel shows, while also being involved in camera work for several high profile corporate brands. He has additionally been cinematographer on a number of music videos for artists such as Gang of Youths, Brendan Maclean, Odette and Okenyo.

He enjoys horror films and story telling through moving-image.

Emily Brockbank

Emily Brockbank

Editor & Crew Member

Emily has had a love of film from an early age and jumped at the chance to shadow an assistant director on a shoot while still in high school. That led to a range of jobs working on short films and web series (including ABC iView).

Emily first joined Floodlight by working on our Fisheries Cops short film and has become a regular part of the team. She enjoys working with cameras and art departments, and aims to continue with production design while also pursuing her passion in the camera department.

Aden Beaver

Aden Beaver

Graphic Designer & Editor

With a Bachelor of Creative Arts (Digital Media), Aden brings his specialities of Visual Effects, Graphic Design, and Digital Artwork to Floodlight's projects.

In addition to producing his own short film to showcase his VFX work, Aden has worked with multiple small businesses and clients in the areas of Brand Identity, Design and Creative Direction.

He enjoys attempting to drag computers to their knees with his extensive multitasking of the Adobe suite.

Joe Roberts

Joe Roberts

IT Administration & Support

Joe has been helping out Floodlight Media in various ways since its earliest days, but is now largely dedicated to providing its IT services with his extensive IT experience and self-driven desire to always learn new things.

He designs, builds and supports the ever increasingly complex and high-end systems that a media company demands.

Jai McGregor

Jai McGregor

Camera Operator & Editor

With a background in Film Production and Visual Effects, Jai specializes in capturing dynamic engaging images which communicate clearly to an audience.

Having worked on Hollywood features such as Tomb Raider, Peter Rabbit and Animal World, Jai understands what is required to produce captivating content which stands out clearly from the competition.