Photographer/Director/Drone/Underwater Specialist, Jem Cresswell is our merman of many talents. Passionate about capturing the world around him, Jem’s photography and motion practice represents all things light and life. Jem is renowned for capturing beautiful candid lifestyle moments, gorgeous evocative portraits, sweeping landscapes, and awe-inspiring underwater imagery.
Jem’s devotion to the creative process and emotive interest in his subjects, combined with a masterful eye for composition, technical application, and a hardworking attitude have made him a hit with creatives and clients alike.
Jem’s commercial clients include but are not limited to American Express, Qantas, Microsoft, Huawei, Optus, Carnival Cruises, P&O Cruises, Destination NSW, South Australia Tourism, Jurlique, Australian Super, Colorbond, ING Direct, AHC, Lindt, Purina, Codan, TFE Hotels, The Crown Casino, The Star Casino and many many more.
Alongside his commercial work, Jem is constantly refining his renowned personal craft, having exhibited in Sydney, Paris, New York, China, and Kuwait. In 2020 Jem self-published the gorgeous hardcover ‘Giants’. The tome, showcasing portraits of his long-term project documenting the Southern Hemisphere Humpback Whale, was received with resounding international acclaim. Not to be outdone by himself, Jem released his documentary short ‘Eyre and Sea’ in 2021. We can’t wait to share it with you once it has cleaned up on the International Film Festival circuit.
Films: Eyre & Sea included in the Official selection of the San Diego International Film Festival, Toronto Independent Film Festival, Paris Short Film Festival, Ocean Film Festival World Tour, Lonely Seal International Film, Screenplay and Music Festival and Nature Without Borders International Film Festival
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