He started out in the film industry as a boom operator with some of his past boom operating credits including: Casino Royale in the UK, Behind Enemy Lines in Slovakia, Flight of the Phoenix in Namibia, Nil By Mouth in the UK and Around the World in 80 Days in Thailand and Berlin.
In 2015 he directed & produced 2 pilot shows for the AMC Channel called Montana Blue Gold and the 2nd unit DP on the feature films: What Lola Wants & Hockney. He was also the DP for the DC unit on the feature film I.T. with Peirce Brosnan directed by John Moore.
In 2016 Simon worked in the UK for Warner Brothers at Leavesden Studios on the much anticipated Patty Jenkins DC movie Wonder Woman and the Zack Snyder’s/Joss Whedon Justice League. He was on both movies for a total of 11 months and was on set everyday of principle photography shooting all the behind the scene footage and continuing on to shoot all the additional main talent led specials, first look features and movie featurettes both in the UK & LA.
In 2017 Simon was asked by Jon Berg of Warner Bros/DC to light and shoot part the last scene for Justice League with Jesse Eisenberg, which was directed by Joss Whedon.
Over the last few years Simon has been in very the privileged position of working closely with DP’s such as Jonathan Sela, Matthew Jensen, Fabian Wagner, Barry Ackroyd & Greig Fraser and has gained extensive knowledge on lighting.
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