Director of Photography / Licensed Drone pilot / 360 video production
– Drone Pilot with FAA 107 License, owner / operator of professional drones.
– DP with Red Raven 4.5k and complete set of lenses
– 360 VR-video production
– Full 3-point portable LED lighting kit
– Fully insured worldwide

Benjamin started out by shooting interviews and documentary segments for Swedish Television and MTV. Later on he was one of the founding members of the Afripedia documentary series where he cut his teeth developing its visual form and storytelling. He brings this polished style to his commercial clients, including H&M, Puma, Grolsch. His first feature length documentary film as a DP, The Sandwich Nazi, premiered at SXSW in 2015 and went on to play at Hot Docs and many other international film festivals.

Benjamin is based in Vancouver, Canada, where lately he has been working with the Canadian Olympic Team and their federations in upping their game of promoting their sport to a new generation of athletes and fans. He is also eagerly exploring the possibilities and challenges of VR filmmaking through forays into music videos and short documentary projects.

Benjamin is also a member of the film production company Stocktown Films.

Cell: +1 (778) 889 9306

Benjamin Taft