Here at Slinky Productions, the times-are-a-changin’ with two new staff members to join our busy team.
Magdalena (Maggie) Velkova joins our team fresh from her second year at Birmingham City University to continue our successful internship program.
Tim Meakin joins us with a wealth of experience to act as our additional Camera Op/ Editor.
You can out more about Maggie and Tim (and indeed the entire Slinky team on our Meet the
Tim Meakin first became interested in video whilst completing his A Level in Media Studies. He went on to study Film and TV Production at Buckinghamshire New University, graduating in 2013. During his tenure at uni, Tim found his love of editing writing his dissertation on editing technique and it’s changing styles over the years.
For the past few years Tim has worked with great success at the national charity; Hearing Dogs for Deaf People as their in-house video producer. This involved working with varied celebrities (such as Rachel Riley) to promote the organisation’s cause. Though what Tim enjoyed most was worked with the six week old puppies!
Tim Meakin joins Slinky Productions with an eye for narrative and love of crafting stories to engage and move the viewer.
Maggie Velkova first found her love of photography when at ten years of age her older sister insisted that Maggie shoot her fashion shots. After indulging this filial whim, Maggie found that she really enjoying playing around with a digital camera. Self-taught, with the help of the internet, Maggie won the International Geographic Award for photography at 14.
After working as a wedding photographer for three years, alongside school courses to enhance her natural talent, Maggie chose to travel across the sea to Birmingham City University. Two years into her course finds Maggie joining the Slinky Productions team to further her experience of the exciting world of corporate video.