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Simpa S.

Abuja, Nigeria

21 reviews

$500 - $800 / Day

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About Simpa

I am a Freelance Nigerian Video Journalist, Documentary Director and DP/Camera Ops for International Networks such as: Vice News, Vice Media, CNN, Bloomberg TV, Aljazeera, Voice of America, TRT World, Russian TV (RT), Ruptly, Africanews, BBC Africa, etc and also International Aid Organization such as: Goldman Environmental, UNOCHA, UNHCR, INTERSOS, Save The Children UK, W.H.O, W.F.P, UNICEF Geneva, Blink Media SKILLS: Show-Runner Documentary Directing Documentary DP Cinematographer Producing: Field and Remote Sound recordist Video Editing (Adobe Premiere Pro) Fixer Content creator

Top Reviews

  • March 2022

    Very good work, very good delivery. Will work with him again. Very happy with the footage.

    - Helene from Radio Canada

  • December 2022

    Hard working and flexible, great work. Always a pleasure.

    - Matt from Bloomberg Digital

  • June 2018

    It was great working with Simpa.....apart from shooting he also field produced our correspondent.

    - Stanley from TRT World News

Top Services

  • Documentary DP

    11 reviews
  • News Shooter / Video Journalist

    9 reviews
  • Commercial DP

    2 reviews

Top Projects

  • Video shooter needed for one day of filming in Abuja

    • Documentary DP
    • Commercial DP
    • Drone Operator

    Produced for NowHere Media on Storyhunter

    December 2018

  • CBSGTL167_PM_20210507 Director and DOP (with equipment) needed for a 1 day documentary shoot in Kano, Nigeria

    • Documentary DP
    • Commercial DP

    Produced for TBD Media Group on Storyhunter

    November 2021

  • Gamechanger series

    • Documentary DP

    Olubenga Olubanjo, founder of Reeddi, says he’s found a way to provide affordable, reliable and sustainable electricity to all Nigerians. #Nigeria #Energy #Bloomberg

    Produced for Bloomberg Digital on Storyhunter

    December 2022


    • News Shooter / Video Journalist

    Nigeria Blind Filmmaker going against all odds to direct film

    Produced for Euronews on Storyhunter

    August 2022

  • Black Snow: Nigeria's Oil Catastrophe

    • Documentary DP

    Detailed documentary into the Black Soot killing in the Niger Delta region of Nigeria as a result of illegal refinery.

    Produced for Bloomberg Digital on Storyhunter

    March 2022



  • Full HD video camera
  • Multiple cameras
  • DSLR or equivalent
  • Drone
  • 4K video camera
  • 2K video camera


  • External recorder
  • Wireless lavalier mic
  • Shotgun mic


  • Lighting kit
  • Stabilizer
  • Shoulder rig

All Services


  • Art Director
  • Creative Director
  • Fixer
  • Production Company
  • Series Producer / Show Runner

Production Support

  • Editorial Photographer / Photojournalist
  • Field Producer
  • TV News Producer
  • Production Assistant
  • Digital Content Creator
  • On-Air Reporter / Host
  • Commercial DP
  • Corporate Videographer
  • Documentary DP
  • Drone Operator
  • News Shooter / Video Journalist


  • Video Editor - Commercial
  • Video Editor - Documentary
  • Video Editor - News

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