Waterline Media

Our Story

b. 1986, HK.

Our Story

 

 
Fairline Targa 64
 

We are more than just a team, we Are a family

Driven by a passion that flows through our work, and built on solid foundations, Waterline Media has grown to provide photographic, video, design and marketing services to a long list of household name brands in the marine, luxury, and superyacht sectors.

Our high production values mean that the service is always beyond expectations, with results being delivered on time, no matter what it takes to turn them around. The team always operate in a focused, yet relaxed atmosphere, and look to each new challenge with relish.

 
Photographer Mike Jones in action
 

Creative Director and chief photographer Mike Jones, has firmly put his stamp on the marine industry with countless front covers, ad campaigns, boat show stands and brochures, all credited to him, all built on lasting relationships with our clients. We are constantly investing in our team, and our equipment, keeping us at the cutting edge of our craft, plus just we can't help the lure of buying another Peli Case.

Our focus is to provide the best possible creative media for the industry that we love, and with our in-house team, we can seamlessly deliver across all platforms, from concept sketches and shooting your product, all the way through to pressing print on your new brochure and flicking the on switch for a website, we have it covered.

In the fast paced, and ever evolving world we live, work and play in today, we really believe in being creative and engaging when it comes to presenting your brand to the world. That's why all of our marketing solutions are considered and well researched, and ultimately designed to help your business thrive.

 

 Our Clients:

Ancasta Group / B&G / Carrswood Yachts / Cayago Luxury Sea Toys / Compass Tenders / Eidsgaard Design / Elvstrom Sails / Fairline Yachts / Green Marine / HYS Group / Mindworks Marketing / Nautors SWAN / Navico Group / North Sails / Ocean Explorer / Ocean Safety / Overfinch / Oyster Yachts / P&O / Scorpion RIBs / Sea Ray / Simrad / Spirit Yachts / Sunseeker International / Swisspath Yachting / Vitters / West Nautical / X-Yachts / Yamaha Motor Europe


Our Team

 

Mike Jones

Creative Director

No one is more passionate about the sea than Mike, and his love of his work is simply boundless. As creative director he oversees the visual output of the team, always striving for excellence. Likes gin and flip flops. 


Gracie Ray

Production manager

The creative team would be nothing without the logistics mastery and organisational skills of Gracie. Her extensive background in live location broadcast makes her ideally suited to keeping the team in check. She is the glue that holds us together!


eleanor briggs

Brand marketing manager

From a background in the luxury marketing sector, Eleanor’s passion is working with brands to generate strategies to better connect them with their audiences. She is sporty and active outside of work, and loves a dog walk on the beach.


ralph clayton

graphic designer

A creative talent, with an exceptional eye for stylish design, Ralph is another shining example of the talent cultivated at Portsmouth University. Beyond graphic design, he enjoys assisting with our photographic shoots and retouching.


 

CHRIS STEVENS

HEAD OF VIDEO

Chris is our resident tech guru, keeping us up to date with the latest equipment and techniques. He is our in-house editor and chief cameraman, bringing a vast wealth of a lifetime of experience in video to the role.


Lara Jones

Studio manager

Always hands on and extremely practical, Lara manages all studio based operations. Her no nonsense approach keeps all equipment and systems in working order. Likes Unicorns,  and often found with a cup of tea in her hand...


Elliott Godden

Camera Operator & EDITOR

After graduating with a degree in TV & Film Production from Portsmouth University, Elliott has quickly become a valued member of the team. His eye for a shot is impressive, and he brings a valued, and fresh approach to our video projects, with a creative editing style.


Vincent Occhiolini

Production Manager

Based in Cannes, France, Vincent manages casting and location logistics for the majority of our Med based shoots. Fluent in French, Italian, English he is the key to a smooth shoot, and always finds a way to accommodate the most difficult of requests.