Aubrey’s fascination with film began at an early age, shooting and editing his own videos on VHS. He is now sits atop a highly decorated international career as a leading colorist. Starting from humble beginnings as a runner at Framestore London, Aubrey worked his way up through the color department, playing a key role on the team pioneering film scanning technology. Having worked on features including Harry Potter, Love Actually and Troy, Aubrey immersed himself in his work and before too long was coloring music videos for his friends. Today, Aubrey has been involved in thousands of projects receiving many accolades for his commercial, music video, broadcast and film work.
While a lead colorist at The Mill and later at ETC, Aubrey amassed an impressive 7 UK MVA nominations and 2 wins, 6 British Arrow Craft nominations for his work with brands Guinness, Lincoln, Film 4, Dulux, Sainsbury, and Dunlop, and a D&AD Black Pencil for Creative Excellence for his work on with Film 4. Aubrey has been twice voted a Top 5 Colorist in the UK by Televisual and has served on juries for both the British Arrows and UK MVAs.
Always looking for new creative collaborations, Aubrey recently was co-creative director of “mentl” (@mentl_) with Ben Newman at Pulse Films, produced by Craig Newman. “mentl” was a fully immersive, mixed art exhibition composed of more than 30 short films, a series of artworks, and a video/light installation. The show had a successful ran this past spring in Venice, CA.
Aubrey joins the Carbon LA team as senior colorist and head of the department. He resides in Los Angeles.