Shooting/Editing PD & Journalist
I'm a highly skilled shooting producer and video editor available to work on TV/Digital projects remotely and available. TV & Digital content creator with extensive experience in self shooting, editing and researching. Great at finding stories and case studies and negotiating access...and can blag a few things for free too! Very punctual, ... Read More
I'm a highly skilled shooting producer and video editor available to work on TV/Digital projects remotely and available.
TV & Digital content creator with extensive experience in self shooting, editing and researching.
Great at finding stories and case studies and negotiating access...and can blag a few things for free too!
Very punctual, hard working and always looking to work (but aren't we all)
Give me 2 mins of your time and you'll see why I'd be a perfect producer/director on your next production. But don't take my word for it, see all my recommendations below from colleagues (recently updated as of April 2020) Read Less
|Course / Qualification||Training Provider / Institution||Year|
|BBC's Safe Management of TV Productions / BBC / 2018|
|BBC's Safe Management of TV Productions||BBC||2018|
Riaz is a fantastic producer/director who always goes above and beyond to deliver a story in the most interesting way. A fan of exploring new ways of editing and filming items - his passion for delivering a project is palpable. He's been a fantastic member of the features department on This Morning delivering a great series on how our favourite branded foods are made with chef Phil Vickery, a heartwarming series on dog rescue centres across the UK with Peter Purves and a sit down multi-camera shoot with Westlife.
I worked with Riaz at This Morning and always found him to be enthusiastic, full of ideas, and extremely keen to please, whether assisting me, self-shooting on location, or in the edit suite. He has an eye for a story, and in whatever capacity you decide to use him you will find him a valuable member of your team.
I worked with Riaz during his time on the ITV daytime show This Morning. He is hard working, a confident self shooter and an all round good guy. Comfortable producing and directing pre recorded content as well as offering support to team members. Now that he has decided to move on he will be missed from our team.
If you want a hardworking, reliable self shooter/ editor who is also great fun. You have just found him.
I worked with Riaz on ITV This Morning show for a year and half on varies project and saw him adapt quickly to the fast turn around nature the daily live show.
He was able to turn his hand to a wide number filming topics and produce some brilliant films.
Riaz's new ideas to already existing segments were delivered well and gave the features a new energy.
Riaz would be both a technically and professionally brilliant member on and production team.
I worked with Riaz on the features team of ITV's This Morning from 2018 - 2020. Riaz is a hard working, passionate and conscientious individual with endless enthusiasm. I always really appreciated his willingness to work alongside production management in a helpful and supportive way, making life easier in the process! He is a great person to have around and brightens up any team he works with.
Riaz is a talented self shooting producer who I had the pleasure of working with from 2018 - 2020 at ITV’s ‘This Morning’ show. Hardworking, reliable with a great sense of humour, he was a valued member of the features team. His creativity paired with his extensive knowledge of cameras lent itself well to the numerous projects he worked on. He would make a great addition to any editorial team.
I worked with Riaz on ITV's This Morning from 2018 - 2020 and found him extremely helpful, professional and enthusiastic. He is always full of ideas and has a keen journalist eye for compelling stories. He's a strong self-shooter, creative editor and is confident directing talent. He was a terrific colleague with a brilliant sense of humour and would be a great addition to any editorial team.
Riaz is a talented producer, able to adapt to different genres easily and offer creative solutions. Great to work with him.
I worked along Riaz as a Researcher while he was a PD on Crimewatch Road Show Live.
Riaz was great to work with during a very high pressured and tight schedule, he is extremely hard working, excellent with contributors and has a very creative eye behind the camera.
He was even very helpful and kind, giving me advice and letting me gain experience behind the camera and on shoot, even with such a tight schedule.
Riaz has an impressive skillset, great at multitasking the numerous unpredictable tasks we faced and has a very high standard of producing content.
Worked alongside Riaz as his AP at ITV. He really helped me feel settled within the This Morning VT team and was always super helpful in offering advice when it came to scripting or casting.
The show offers a constant demand for fresh ideas which Riaz has an abundance of so when he wasn't out on a shooting on location he was giving me a helping hand with casting or planning my own shoot. Riaz can Produce content right through from the casting all the way to the edit
I worked with Riaz at ITV This Morning as well as a few projects outside of ITV and can't speak highly enough about working alongside him.
Riaz is the type of person you want with you in the trenches with you. He's confident, hard working, capable, adaptable and really helps lift spirits when the going gets tough.
I wouldn't hesitate to recommend Riaz - and I certainly wouldn't hesitate in hiring him.
Media I Work In:
Locations I can work in:
Canon 5D MKIII
Canon C300 Mark II
Canon EOS C100 MKII
Avid Media Composer
Canon 5D MKII
Canon 7D MKII
Panasonic AJ-HPX2700 P2 Varicam
Sony a7S II