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As a music video director and co-founder of Musicians With Cameras (a video series of live performances recorded in ever-changing environments), he has garnered a reputation as an adaptable and keen-eyed camera operator who has documented the likes of Hozier, Villagers and Glen Hansard.

Hozier at Electric Picnic

A commission by Universal Music Ireland to document Hozier at Electric Picnic back in 2014. This documentary was created to feature on Irish website State.ie and Hozier’s social media platforms.

Directed & Edited by Luke Byrne.
Filmed by Luke Byrne, Stephen Allen and Donnacha Coffey.
Sound by Peter Ashmore.

We Cut Corners – On Avoiding People

A real time lyric video idea executed with the help of an overhead projector & a very talented artist doing the typography and doodles.

Directed & Edited by Luke Byrne.
Illustrator: Jacob Stack.

We Cut Corners EPK for iTunes

Musicians With Cameras made this documentary for We Cut Corners to feature on the bonus version of their album “Think Nothing”, on iTunes.

A once off live concert was filmed with the band playing alongside the Quartet that played on their album and an Interview was filmed later at the guys rehearsal space.

Directed & Edited by Luke Byrne.
Filmed by Luke Byrne and Stephen Allen.
Sound by Peter Ashmore.

Villagers at the Olympia

Myles O’Reilly and Luke were approached to film Villagers during two sold out shows in Vicar St. back in a very rainy April 2014.

Directed by Myles O’Reilly.
Filmed by Myles O’Reilly and Luke Byrne.
Edited by Luke Byrne.

Real Estate – Navigator

A music video for Real Estate which features some pretty Super 8 Footage filmed in Ireland. This was a fan made video made for a music video competition.

Paddy Hanna – Camaraderie

A music video for Paddy Hanna featuring some pretty symmetry shots. This was a quick turnaround filmed and edited within a week of the shoot.

Inni-K – Hold Tight

A one take music video shot on Strandhill Beach in Sligo at 7am. Another quick turnaround. A coffee on a Monday followed by a drive to Sligo on Wednesday and a release the following Monday.

Patchwork Quilt

Patchwork Quilt is a documentary about the wonders and art of songwriting. Featuring an insight by Conor J O’Brien (Villagers), Sadbh O’Sullivan (Sive), Peter Doran and Adrian Crowley.

It discusses aspects of the craft, from the humble beginnings of a song, the subconscious and creative areas of the process, why musicians write and what they take away from their music.

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