Rick Joaquim, SASC is an award-winning Director of Photography working in Narrative, Commercials and Music videos.
He is currently based in London and works between the UK and South Africa on projects.
Some of his clients include Netflix, the Last Week Tonight with John Oliver on HBO, KFC, BMW, Nandos and Virgin United shooting alongside Sir Richard Branson.
Rick's love and respect for narrative is what drove him to film in the first place, but his dedication to each story is what makes each picture a joy to watch. Rick is generous, determined and focused on bringing the heart of the piece into the light.
He is free to travel and work Internationally, holds both an EU and South African Passport, and has extensive shoot experience locally and abroad.
His work has been included in the ARRI Camera Showreel 2019, as Official Selection for Sundance Film Festival in 2021 and most recently as an Official Selection for Cannes Film Festival Short Film Corner in 2022.
Rick has recently been selected for the 2021/2022 ASC Vision Mentorship Program launched by the American Society of Cinematographers.
British Cinematographer Magazine selected Rick as their 'Meet The New Wave' rising star DOP, featuring him in their January / February 2022 issue.
View his CV / Resume here
Notable Awards and Achievements include: