The old trusty sound kit La Moskitia Honduras, 2014

TIM_0159Filming in Matibia, a small community in the highlands between Honduras and Nicaragua with the amazing MASTA indigenous organisation. The community are responsible for reintroducing Scarlet Macaws back into the wild. Its a challenging place to work, the threat of the Narco trade and the conflict with the army and other rival groups has led to frequent incursions into indigenous territories. However as with similar places around the world, for all its sudden and unsparing  violence, its incredibly beautiful.


Author: timlewis77

Working as a sound recordist, camera operator, video editor, photographer, production manager and writer, Tim Lewis produces documentary films for a wide range of international charities, government agencies and the arts sector. His experience as a freelancer also includes broadcast and corporate pieces, ranging from glossy celebrity portraits, small art promos and channel idents, to feature length documentaries for clients such as the BBC, Nat Geo, Discovery and Sky. His work has taken him to many difficult and challenging locations. Filming semi nomadic communities in the rainforests of Borneo, interviewing refugees on the Thai-Burma border, following civil rights campaigners through war torn Liberia and the Congo or climbing volcanoes and glaciers in Iceland. He is a co-director at Handcrafted Films Ltd. blog -

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