Robert Payton - IRL/UKARCHIVEBIO
Rob is originally from Wales, he is also a director of photography and began his career working for the BBC as a documentary cameraman. His documentary on Mel Gibson won the 'Best Documentary' award at the New York Film and Television Festival. Since leaving the BBC Rob has directed many commercials for clients such as Volkswagen, Sainsbury's, ASDA, McDonalds, British Telecom, Dunnes Stores & Dairygold. He has a passion for all things culinary, this has led him to work with many TV chefs including Gordon Ramsay & Jamie Oliver. Rob is at the top of his game when it comes to making food look contemporary. He differentiates himself from any other food director in his ability to make the food perform. When Rob is not cooking he manages to maintain a pilot licence.