Award-winning is great, but creating value is better

(I do both)

I’m James! I specialize in the strategy and production of branded content, photography social videos, commercials and interactive/360 projects. My content has been viewed millions of times across all sorts of digital and OOH platforms and consistently achieves business objectives.

I am a “Swiss Army Knife” of production, experienced in managing multi-faceted teams of creatives as well as acting as a soloist who can shoot and edit his own content. If you’d like to know more about what I do click the play button to view my reel or check out my portfolio!

Recent Work

I’m good …

but don’t take my word for it.

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Journal

How to Frame a Social Video

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Wondering how to frame a social video? Here's a quick looping animation I whipped up to show you just that. I've also attached a master image for you to download...

Five Tips for Creating Better Holiday Videos

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Ah September! The season of crisp air and colourful leaves, the month where hipsters awake from their long slumber in search of Pumpkin Spice Lattes and a time when the…

Seven Tips for Creating Accessible Video Content

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Let’s Talk About Accessible Video …. If you know me, you probably know that I have pretty terrible vision (falling in around -8.5 in each eye). A few years ago…

Behind the Scenes of an Edit

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"Behind the Scenes of an Edit" peels back the mysterious curtain of video editing and provides a high-level overview of the work that goes in to your video content once...
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Get in Touch

For booking inquiries, please contact me at:

647 678 6325 | films@jamesridout.ca

I’ll be in touch faster than you can pronounce the 58-letter name of Welsh village Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwlll¬≠lantysiliogogogoch.