Tunji Akinsehinwa is a Cinematographer, Documentary filmmaker, Cinematography/Video production Lecturer working in both the UK and Nigeria.
Tunji originally trained in Stills Photography in London and worked as a documentary stills photographer-shooting projects in India, Cuba and Spain. Continuing his education, he went on to obtain a BA degree in media practice at the University of Westminster. From there, he made the natural progression to cinematography, at the Northern Film School in Leeds earning a Masters in Film Production specializing in cinematography.
For the past 15 years he has worked as a Cinematographer, Lighting Cameraman and documentary filmmaker on feature films, TV series, documentaries, short films, corporates and promos in Nigeria and the UK for MTV Africa, EbonyLIfe TV, BBC, Bloomberg Africa, The Africa Channel, Edelman PR/IBM, the Commonwealth Broadcast Association and IPSOS. In addition, he is a part-time Associate Lecturer of Cinematography at the Northern Film School in Leeds, UK, a post he has held for 12 years.
We have an extensive network of experienced crew in Nigeria, some of which are featured. Please visit the ‘Crew’ page for more information. We can also advise on filming and production in Nigeria.