James Alexander Lyon

James Alexander Lyon

James Alexander Lyon

Art director, photographer (still) and stage manager in Bletchley, United Kingdom

About James

I’ve had a camera in my hands since I was three years old. Both my parents were in the theatre then television here in the UK, so I guess it’s in the blood!
I studied to be a graphic designer, but ended up as an Art Director working for Ad Agencies in Central London during the eighties.

Over the years I’ve moved out of London and now live in Bletchley. I’ve set up studios, run design companies and now find myself shooting stills, directing models to pose and catwalk for fashion magazines and fashion shows.

I’m currently involved in a producing role with two feature films, a film for TV, a comedy series and two documentaries. I've just started shooting material for a Sky TV series 'Day in the life with.." and 'Make me a model', also for Sky.

I also use my design skills to produce Web Sites, Executive Summaries, and Sponsorship Documents to support funding activities. I shoot stills for films and as a camera operator for TV content.

I am also hired by other photographers and videographers to light and stage larger photographic collaborations.

I’m looking for work as a stills cameraman or involvement with film development.

Please contact me if you would like to see further examples of my work or if you would like references.

Name: James Alexander Lyon

Lives in: Bletchley, United Kingdom

Company: James Alexander Lyon

Occupation: Art Director, Photographer (Still) and Stage Manager

Unique traits: The Devil is always in the detail! Its all about lighting and timing for me.


  • Give Me Fiction

    Give Me Fiction (2013)
    Film (Drama, Family and Short) Executive Producer A young girl, Dee, finds wonder and mystery when she stumbles upon an old radio. As her home-life worsens the strange noises from the radio offer Dee an unexpected and life-changing escape.

  • Print

    Print (2013)
    Film (Comedy and Short) Executive Producer Sam thinks he's hit rock bottom when he's dumped by text message - until his office printer starts giving him relationship advice. But can he trust the notoriously unreliable printer to help him win back the girl of his dreams?

  • Scent of Success

    Scent of Success (2013)
    Film (Comedy and Short) Executive Producer Ambitious law student Jack is enchanted by the scent of a successful lawyer who lives in the penthouse above him, but soon discovers "it's better the devil you know".

  • Letter to Jane

    Letter to Jane (2012)
    Film (Comedy and Short) Executive Producer Add a Plot »

  • Five Stages

    Five Stages (2012)
    Film (Drama and Short) Executive Producer When 75 year old Harold discovers he is dying, he starts to write his memoirs before it is too late. But as he struggles through the five stages of grief, can he come to terms with his life choices, both past and present?

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