MEDIA & CONSULTANCY
AncientCraft offers a variety of services for TV & Media companies, from technical consultation, on-screen expertise and the production/hire of archeologically accurate props. James has a wealth of experience, curating and featuring in television scenes, museum gallery media and online educational resources.
Frequently asked questions
What is your standard day rate?
My standard day rate for media work is £400 however this can differ depending on requirements. A standard day rate would typically cover a craft demonstration and talking to camera as an example.
Are you comfortable talking to the camera?
Very! I have lots of experience providing a variety of educational material to different clients. Sometimes this is while I am demonstrating a craft such as flintknapping or metalworking.
How many years experience do you have demonstrating your crafts?
I have been practicing prehistoric crafts since I was about 10. I have been demonstrating to the public and media for over 11 years.
Do you travel to shoot locations?
Yes, and unless there are special circumstances, I bring all my required materials and equipment.
Do you charge travel and subsistence?
Yes, this cost is not included in my standard day rate.
Are you insured to demonstrate your craft?
Yes. A public liability insurance certificate and risk assessments can be provided on request.