“I’m a passionate filmmaker and photographer with a thirst for adventure. I love to share real-world stories and raise awareness around social topics.”



BA (Hons) Multimedia Journalism - First Class Honors

Teesside University - Teesside, United Kingdom

08/2015 - 07/2018


  • Documentary Filmmaking
  • Entrepreneurial Journalism
  • Journalism Marketing
  • Online Journalism
  • Broadcast Journalism
  • Radio Journalism


Volta Media - Director

01/2017 - Present

I run a video production company that works with Outdoor, Culture & Lifestyle Businesses. We can help you share your story, exciting your customers and increasing their engagement with your products or services.

South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust - Videography Intern

July 2017

I worked for two weeks doing a videography placement at James Cook University Hospital where I made films with staff and patients.

Public Pressure - Video Journalist

August 2016 - July 2017

I produced a series of video based interviews with musicians, bands and record labels.

Personal Projects

izakjackson.com (01/2017 - Present)

A YouTube channel and blog where I teach people filmmaking, photography and vlog the behind the scenes of projects I am working on.

Save Our Oceans (2017)

I produced a short documentary with ITVs young peoples charity, Fixers, about plastic pollution and how it is destroying our oceans.



Blogger Of The Year (2017)

Teesside University Journalism Awards.

ITV Tyne Tees

I was interviewed on ITV Tyne Tees about Save Our Oceans, a documentary that aims to raise awareness around plastic pollution.

Vlogger Of The Year (2018)

Teesside University Journalism Awards.

North East Young Filmmakers Awards (2018)

I was shortlisted for Filmmaker of the Year at the North East Young Filmmakers awards for my documentary, Creative Me: Bobzilla.


Power Boat License - Level 2

International qualification in power boat piloting.