Alex is a cinematographer, filmmaker and Assistant Professor in the school of cinema at San Francisco State University. He has photographed several independent feature films as well as short projects for Creative England, Channel 4, Film London and the British Film Institute. His cinematography focuses on creative and experimental narrative-driven films, including award-winning work that has screened in major film festivals. He is also an associate editor of Screenworks, a peer-reviewed online publication of practice-research in screen media. Alex completed his practice-led PhD in the Digital Cultures Reserach Centre at UWE Britsol with a scholarhsip through the Arts and Humanities Research Council. He holds a MFA degree from the Scotland Screen Academy and a BA degree from the from University of Gloucestershire.