Simon Godsiff is a cinematographer based in Wellington, New Zealand.
In the industry now fourteen years, his film career begun at the award winning Weta Workshop, where he worked for seven. At Weta working on feature films, which included CHRONICLES OF NARNIA, DISTRICT 9, AVATAR, ELYSIUM and KING KONG.
Since leaving Weta Workshop Simon has built a reputation as an experienced and talented Director of Photography shooting many short films, commercials, and international art projects including Joseph Michael's “ANTARCTICA PROJECT”.
Currently the Director of Photography on the latest THUNDERBIRDS ARE GO TV Series Simon collaborates closely with all of the eight directors throughout the three seasons of the hit show. Additionally directing the CGI lighting look development on the show, his passion in creating inspiring cinematic imagery is echoed across both the live action and CGI worlds.
Simon's commitment to quality film making and emotive lighting is reflected through all his work, no matter the size of the project.