Thomas founded The Look in 2007, after leaving MPC where he was a colourist for four years. He is the company's Senior Colourist and CEO. Thomas is recognised as one of the world's leading colourists, with twenty years experience his award-winning work includes recent productions 'Landscapers' (Sky/HBO), 'Fleabag' (BBC/Amazon), 'Sex Education' (Netflix), 'Top Boy' (Netflix) & 'Gangs of London' (Sky/AMC). He also has a long list of credits for feature films. Thomas' focus is on expert creativity from scene to screen, innovation & client experience. He is regarded as a trusted advisor to this industry's top creatives and producers.
Dan is The Look's Chief Commercial Officer and Director of Production. His focus is on client experience, supporting them from prep, shooting, and through to final delivery. With excellent technical and logistical experience he is able to gently steer a project to successful completion. Recognised as an industry expert he is a confidant of many leading drama and feature producers and broadcasters. Dan has helped dozens of producers deliver world class projects with collaborations across the industry.
Mark is The Look's Chief Technology Officer and the company's Supervising Online Editor. Mark has been with the company for 13 years, he leads the company's technical innovation strategy for client servicing and deliveries to broadcasters. He has also onlined dozens of features and television dramas at The Look. He works closely with The Look's regular clients and technically supervises major projects going through the company.
Sophie has worked in post production for a decade. Formerly with BBC Post Production, she joined The Look in 2016. Sophie has excellent client skills and is highly organised. She works closely with Dan, Barney, Sol, Alex and the wider Production team ensuring smooth communication throughout the facility and to our clients.
Tom or TB as we call him, joined The Look in 2014 and has quickly established himself as a leading online editor. He has an excellent eye for detail and a thorough approach to his work, combined with a good understanding of the technical aspects of the post production process. His credits include 'Top Boy', 'Fleabag' and 'Gangs of London' to name but a few.
Grace joined The Look in 2016 after finishing her degree at Bournemouth University. She now handles HDR grades across a variety of projects with our clients as well as final trim reviews for HDR to SDR conversions. She also supervises the colour pipeline for complex ACES projects from on-set through to delivery. Grace is fun, highly creative and technically adept and has strong relationships with our top clients.
After studying his degree in journalism Barney dipped into creative writing, turning his hand to directing his own short films. After doing work experience with us in 2016 he was keen to work in post production, meeting some of the exciting people that come through our door. Barney has a confident and calm manner and now produces major projects going through the facility such as 'Top Boy', 'Sex Education' and 'The Gold'.
Aidan joined The Look after eight years working at The Farm as an Online Editor. Aidan is a whizz on Flame and has offered his skills across a variety of our high-end drama and feature projects as well as onlining his own series. His calm manner and sense of humour is welcomed by many of our clients as they are in the final stages of the post production process.
Ollie joined The Look in 2017 as a graduate of Ravensbourne's Film and Television course. Having worked his way up through our Control Room he is now handling first pass grades and the HDR to SDR Dolby Vision trims. His keen eye and easy going nature has led him to be a hit with our clients.
Alex joined The Look in May 2018 after graduating from Nottingham University with a degree in Film and Television studies. He is working alongside Sophie, Barney and Sol helping co-ordinate post production for our clients. He has Produced series such as 'Gangs of London', 'Landscapers' and 'Two Weeks To Live'.
Corey joined the online team at The Look in April 2023. Having worked at The Farm with Aidan for many years, he was also well liked by many of our clients so we were keen he joined us. Corey brings his wit and excellent Flame skills to our major series and feature projects.
Sam joined The Look in August 2019 after graduating from Ravensbourne. Sam stood out with his excellent grading showreel and understanding of HDR and SDR workflows. Sam joins fellow alumni Ollie, facilitating conforms, VFX grading, first pass HDR>SDR & prep for online and grading.
Sol joined The Look in 2022 after working at BBC Post Production. Sol has brought his experience from the BBC but also spent many years freelancing in various roles which has given him great insight across various sectors. Sol is friendly and enthusiastic, galvanising the team in the final stages of post.
Tom joined The Look in June 2018 having studied BA Film at Newport Film School. Tom launched our Cardiff office and looks after the operations there, working closely with the Production & Tech Op team in London. As the Cardiff operation has ramped up and the team has expanded he supervises data across the company. Tom is also our client's first point of contact at the facility.
Lloyd originally joined The Look Cardiff on a Sgil Cymru one year apprenticeship in 2019, and quickly impressed us with his strong work ethic and relaxed and friendly demeanour. Lloyd has developed important automation tools for the company having learnt Python scripting in his spare time, and is now learning Flame and starting his journey in online editing.
Sam joined our bookings team in 2021 after doing work experience during his media degree at the University of Gloucestershire before spending time at The Farm. He is working alongside Olivia, helping to manage our facility's resources as well as being a friendly face as you arrive at The Look.
Olivia joined the bookings team in 2021 after completing her degree at Liverpool John Moores University. She is working alongside Sam Allgood, helping to manage our facility's resources as well as being a friendly face as you arrive at The Look. In a previous career she was a Head Barista so has educated our team on how to make the perfect flat white!
Ellie joined The Look Cardiff in April 2021 after graduating with a film degree from the University of South Wales. She joins our team in the Welsh office handling the entire facility's media and bringing her highly organised but also creative eye to the team.
Harry joined us in 2021 on a one year Post Production Technical Operator apprenticeship with London South Bank University. Harry is working closely with our CTO Mark Maltby to support the smooth running of the engineering department at The Look while supporting the conform and online teams.
Jacob joined The Look Cardiff in 2022 after many years working in cinemas, working alongside the growing team there. Jacob has a calm and friendly manner and has taken on data management but also conforming.
Joe joined The Look in 2022 from Evolutions where he had been working as an Edit Assistant. Joe is working alongside the other Tech Ops both in London and Cardiff handling conforming, but also in partnership with Harry to support technical infrastructure across the company.