Jonny Elwyn is a freelance film editor and writer, living and working in London, UK.
As a freelance film editor he works for a diverse range of clients, handling everything from on-set rushes and offline editorial through to the final sound mix and colour grade.
He is also the author of How To Be A Freelance Creative, a deeply practical guide to building a successful freelance career.
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I get asked all the time to write about specific brands and products. Very occasionally, I agree to do so if I think the product would be of genuine interest to myself or my readers.
In these instances I ask the company to cover the cost of the time it takes to research, write and update the content. This is what a sponsored post means on my blog.
I retain complete editorial control, I write what I like and I say what I want. That’s the deal.
To provide some context, there are well over 700 posts on this site (and counting) and so far four of them have been sponsored.
If you have any questions, do drop me a note in the form above.
Who I am
Jonny Elwyn is a freelance film editor and writer. My website address is: https://jonnyelwyn.co.uk.
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