Augustin Galatanu is the creative force behind Ozgo Productions. He is also the lead photographer, videographer, and video editor based in Basildon with experience in directing and editing, weddings, short films, documentaries, commercials, and promotional videos for broadcast and web.
Born in Galati, Romania (1978) but drawn to the United States when he was 26 years old. After 3 years onboard the Carnival Cruise Ships, he decided to move to the United Kingdom. He spent 2 years in Preston, Lancashire, planting the seeds for what will become Ozgo Productions. He also works for City, University of London as Audio Visual Technician. Now he lives in Basildon, Essex with his wife and daughter. He is available to travel for shoots, and also work remotely for edits and production work, however, nothing beats working in person.
His Portfolio of customers includes JP Morgan, Carnival Cruise Lines, City, University of London, Cass Business School, QLTS International, Onassis Foundation, Barclays Wealth and collaborated with Antena 1 (Romania), ProTV (Romania), Prima TV (Romania), Antena 1.
Augustin Galatanu is an experienced, creative and approachable videographer. He likes to build the story with his camera, making use of the latest technologies, while working smart to deliver the best video, meeting customer deadlines and high expectations. Sometimes, Augustin works alongside many other talented and creative videographers to provide a flexible crew to suit any scale of the project.
Originally trained as a cameraman (1999-2004) at local TV Station in Galati, Romania, he still combines journalistic ethics and standards with his passion for photography. The tension between the moving and the still image goes to the heart of Augustin’s work, and his pictures are often referred to as being simply amazing.
Augustin is also a very keen award-winning photographer whose work focuses on capturing the perfect moment and when he is not working as a videographer in Basildon, he can be found next to his family or travelling and taking pictures. Please take a look at his portfolio site if you are interested.
Please take some time to view some of the wedding films or photography work to see some of Augustin’s freelance camera operating services in action, and get in touch if you would like to check availability or if you have any questions at all, Augustin would love to hear from you.