Rob Johnson
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Filmmaker | Freelance Cameraman | Drone Pilot | Photographer

I have a passion for the mountains and wild spaces of the world and I love sharing them. I am an award winning film maker, photographer and drone pilot. I specialise in filming in adventurous locations and I am a keen climber, skier, alpinist and paraglider pilot.

For TV and freelance credits visit this page.
For aerial filming credits visit this page. 
For production credits visit our latest work here.

Other Qualifications:
Climbing & Mountaineering Instructor – WMCI – (The highest professional qualification for rock climbing, mountaineering, ice climbing in the UK)
International Mountain Leader (Experience from the Himalayas to the Arctic)
Mountain Rescue Team Member
Rescue & Emergency Care First Aid
Rescue 3 Safe Working at Height
Alpine Ski Leader
BORDA Off Road Driving Instructor
BSc (Hons) Degree

Aerial Filming: 
I have a permission for Aerial Works from the CAA which I have held since 2014

Mountain Experience
I have extensive climbing and mountaineering experience over 20 years including rock climbing, Scottish winter climbing, 6000m peaks in the Himalaya and North Face routes in the Alps as well as more than 10 years of off piste skiing experience all around the worlds pointy places. I have climbed 6000m peaks in Nepal, many 4000m peaks in the Alps including classics like the Matterhorn and Mont Blanc and worked full time in the mountains guiding and filming for nearly 20 years.


John Muir Trust Wild Places Film Prize – Fort William Mountain Festival 2023
Official Selection at Kendal Mountain Festival 2022
Marmot UKC Outdoor Photography Award winner in two categories 2021
John Muir Trust Wild Places Film Prize – Fort William Mountain Festival 2021
Official Selection Lyons International Film Festival 2021
Official Selection at Kendal Mountain Festival 2018 and 2020
Official Selection at Leeds Film Festival 2020
Official Selection at Maine Outdoor Film Festival 2020
Finalist London Film Festival 2019
Best Feature Film at the Mountain Film Festival 2019
Winner of Short Film Competition at Mountain Film Festival 2018
Official Selection at Irish Film Festival 2018
Winner of Sierra Nevada Award at Mountain Film Festival 2017
Best Cinematography – London Drone Festival 2016