Stafford is a multi international award winning Director/Cinematographer with a life-defining love for the visual medium of film and of visual storytelling that permeates all aspects of his work in commercials, documentaries and films.
Over the past 20 years Stafford has directed and shot over 200 high-end commercials and worked as director and DOP on most continents including Antarctica. He recently completed production on 20 movies for DSTV, the success of which has led to 20 more being commissioned.
His client list includes BMW Mini, Mercedes, Visa, Absa Bank, Samsung, MTN and P&G. He has shot all over the world, including Vietnam, Malaysia, Thailand, Singapore and Hong Kong, with a particular love for the African continent where he has shot in Nigeria, Burkino Faso, Côte D’Ivoire, Mali, Uganda, Cameroon, Ethiopia, Morocco, Kenya, Mozambique, Namibia and Zimbabwe.
His love of film is balanced with a passion for riding, training and breeding world class dressage horses.