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My name is John Leon Bennett,

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A few things you should know about me
i  am
               lance        produc i n           er
free
to
design
and               or
art
 now living in Sydney
direct
bounced
before
       joining the         industry
film
interior design - photography - travel
i              around
as  a  pa  in  2001
a
 

optimistic

passionate

dependable

adventurous

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reality tv is where i belong
some of my highlights
include designing 6 seasons of
'im a celebrity' - australia
filming in 70 cities on 13 seasons of
'the amazing Race'   &
and 10 other fine shows
 
ideology
i take pride in my craft with attention to detail. my focus is on the relationship that art Direction has with storytelling.  i am passionate about the creation of a collaborative work space where the team solving problems, spawn brilliant ideas together.

creativity

creativity is allowing oneself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

— scott Adams

design

design adds value faster than it adds cost

— joel spolsky

management

motivation is the art of getting people to do what you want them to do because they want to do it.

— dwight eisenhower

talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work.

— stephen king

work

i may think old school - but i dream digital
skills
 
  • concept development
  • set design and builds
  • creative team supervision
  • budget management of any size & ambition
tools
 
  • sketchup
  • photoshop
  • illustrator
  • hands
  • mind
below is a selection of some of my work
  • i'm a Celebrity, get me out of here! Australia - Season 1,2,3,4,5,6   (2 logie nominations)

  • The Bachelor Australia - Cape Town leg

  • Fear Factor India

  • Amazing Race Australia v New Zealand - Season 3

  • The Ultimate Braai Master - Season 2 & 3   (2 golden horns)

  • The Amazing Race Israel - Season 1, 2 & 3 

  • Der Bachelor Germany - Season 2 & 3

  • The Amazing Race Australia - Season 1,2 & 4   (Int. emmy , aacta & 2 asia tv awards)

  • The Amazing Race Philippines - Season 1   (golden screen award)

  • The Amazing Race Asia - Season 2, 3 & 4   (asian tv award, int. emmy nomination)

  • Laugh Out Loud - Season 1 & 2

  • Bud House 

 
reality
commercials
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connect
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  • linkedin
  • pinterest
  • youtube
  • soundcloud
contact me for any further information or references
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