Freelance profile

Robert Flemming

Gloucestershire based, but willing to travel, I'm a seasoned photographer and writer, very comfortable with providing illustrated news reports and features. In depth experience of business and news reporting and photographing a very wide range of subjects. Interviews have included celebrities, industrialists, military personnel and many more. Also – food, restaurants, theatrical and entertainment reviews; coverage of various sporting events; book editing/writing and ghost writing.

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Contact details:

Street: 29 Sandford Park Place
Town: Cheltenham
Postcode: GL52 6HP
Region/nation: South West
Country: United Kingdom
Also find me on: LinkedIn
Telephone: +44 (0) 1242 515 500
Mobile: +44 (0) 7895 637842

Skills:

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ReporterRates: Reporter
PhotographerRates: Photography
Feature writerRates: Print media
Online journalismRates: Online/writing
Book editorRates: Print media - editing/producing books
Book writerRates: Print media - writing books
from the Freelance Fees Guide.

Subjects:

  • Foreign affairs and overseas
  • Current affairs
  • Energy/oil
  • Food and drink
  • Motoring and motor sport
  • Travel/tourism
  • Public relations

Major clients:

  • Expat Network
  • Touchline
  • Institute of Directors
  • Octane (Dennis Publishing)
  • Northcliffe

Profile last updated: 2016-11-10 14:06:19


Extra information:

An award winning Reporter, Writer and Photographer, who is extremely flexible in his coverage. Enjoys the challenge and freedom of freelancing. Available for 'day' jobs, short and long term contracts in the UK and worldwide. International commercial, industrial and media projects always considered. Happy to to work on an individual or multiple skills basis.

Lifestyle and fashion features: product launches such as  Nina Ricci, Bobby Brown, David Reiss, Daniel K. Sports coverage included the GT500, polo, parachuting and yachting. Entertainment involved interviews wirh celebrities such as Chris de Burgh,  Mary J Blige, Sir Willard White and Russell Watson. Plus reviews of theatre and stage productions such as Swan Lake, Chicago, and Dial M for Murder to ballroom dancing and the skills of Lionel Blair.

Other interviewees included Lord Jeffrey Archer, Martina Cole, Max Clifford, US General Kimmett, Rear Admiral Mike Miller and Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak al Nahyan, the UAE Minister for Higher Education.

Particularly happy working overseas, has written travel features and provided coverage from many other countries worldwide –  United Arab Emirates, Vietnam, Thailand, Malaysia, China, Western and Eastern Europe, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan, the Gambia and the United States.

 For a more comprehensive CV, please see my entry on LinkedIn.

 

Photographs

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Tornados ruin homes and families; what will Donald Trump do? © Robert Flemming Tornados ruin homes and families; what will Donald Trump do?
One of the ruins left in the wake of the tornado that ripped through the small town of Rowlett, Texas
Allegedly, the world's most exclusive and private hotel for the wealthy © Robert Flemming Allegedly, the world's most exclusive and private hotel for the wealthy
Self-styled 7 star hotel, the Burj Al Arab at sunset
Derelict swimming pool in Portugal that underlines the ongoing financial crisis © Robert Flemming Derelict swimming pool in Portugal that underlines the ongoing financial crisis
When the money ran out, construction on the pool and surrounding luxury villas ceased. Now it's a pit stop for drunks and addicts, home to weeds and rats.