Paul has been a campaigning filmmaker in the environmental movement for over 10 years with the Environmental Investigation Agency and since 2006 with Handcrafted Films.
His work has involved directing, filming and editing a variety of films for advocacy on a range of issues including the trade in tiger parts, whale and dolphin trade, illegal logging and the ivory trade.
This work has involved extensive travel in hazardous environments as a small crew using both open and covert filming techniques.
His footage has been used in News features and for programming on BBC, Sky, CNN and a number of other major broadcasters.
He has also trained activists media-based campaigning techniques in Indonesia, Papua, India and Tanzania as part of extensive UK Government funded training programs.
His directing work with Handcrafted Films has produced a number of award-winning short films for major development funders (UK DFID, European Forestry Institute) and non-governmental organisations (Amnesty, WSPA). He has been nominated three times for the FFC filmmaker of the year award.