Steffan Jones (Also credited as Steff Jones and Steff Hywel Jones) is an award winning British Lighting Designer, who has a wealth of knowledge and experience working across the UK and internationally with the delivery of initial design concepts & 3D visualisation, through to the execution of both live shows and recorded output in a variety of scales from leading TV Studios, West End Theatres and Iconic Concert Halls to large arenas and outside broadcasts.
Steffan has a broad portfolio of credits to date, across Television & Broadcast, Music & Concert Tours, Events, Theatre, and Special Projects, consultation on special installations, to relighting for camera where he will adapt the pre-existing lighting design of a stage/live production or concert to convey the same visual impact on camera (DVD & Music recordings).
Best known for his work in Television, Steffan works with a highly experienced team of expert programmers, and specialist crews, and has worked alongside some of the industry’s leading production designers, directors, choreographers, and creative directors. He tailors his creative vision through the use of fresh and innovative ideas, in his lighting designs, bringing productions to life - regardless of scale, location or budget.
Originally from Cardiff in Wales, Steffan grew up learning and working in the Welsh Television industry. He later graduated in London with a First Class (BA) Honors Degree in Television.
Some of his initial credits as a lighting designer were on programmes for the BBC, ITV, and S4C in Wales. Louisa Jonson, Olly Murs, Rita Ora, Cheryl Cole, Tom Jones, Sam Smith, Emile Sandé, John Newman, Will.I.Am, Ellie Goulding, Rebecca Ferguson, Chris Brown, and Demi Lovatto are just a few examples of the artists he has worked with since then.
He is a business ambassador endorsing business and entrepreneurship for young people in Wales, and is a judge on one of Wales’s leading business competition shows. He is regularly invited as a public speaker to deliver industry and post dinner talks at some of the industry’s most prestigious events, exhibitions and trade-shows such as The Broadcast & Video Exhibition (BVE).
In 2016 Steff was awarded 'Best Lighting Director 2016 London' by the TMT Entertainment Awards.