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Carol Cooper

Carol Cooper

Contributing Editor

Carol has been writing for shots for 11 years and, in the role of Contributing Editor, adds to her workload of freelance articles and profiles with regular Work postings.

8th Apr 2020 Work
A dazzling disorder

A dazzling disorder

French director Laurent Chanez takes us on a chaotic, captivating journey for Thomas Azier’s track, Love, Disorderly.

7th Apr 2020 Work
An intoxicating toxic love

An intoxicating toxic love

Director Dustie Carter and DP Mike Dalton depict a dreamy, distorted view of doomed romance in this promo for new music project Vancouver China.

7th Apr 2020 Work
Locked into violence

Locked into violence

This chilling campaign for Women’s Aid raises awareness of how lockdown can cause cruelty to spread – like a virus.

7th Apr 2020 Work
A Touching portrait of touchless times

A Touching portrait of touchless times

Director Saam Gabbay documents lockdown life via a virtual birthday get-together.

7th Apr 2020 Work
Escape to la la lockdown land

Escape to la la lockdown land

LA-based content production company Strangeloop Studios has created a gorgeously trippy animated video for EarthGang’s track LaLa Challenge.

1st Apr 2020 Work
Keep your fingers off your physog

Keep your fingers off your physog

Minimal Productions director Josh Cohen has created a comic PSA about the now forbidden art of face-touching.

31st Mar 2020 Work
Länsförsäkringar’s lessons for living

Länsförsäkringar’s lessons for living

B-Reel Films has produced a sweet ad for the Swedish insurance company that portrays the value of life’s little details.

31st Mar 2020 Work
A Highly Suspect dinner party disaster

A Highly Suspect dinner party disaster

Directed by Rock and Egg, through Dreambear, this raucous video seems eerily prescient.

31st Mar 2020 Work
State of Oregon states the harsh truth

State of Oregon states the harsh truth

W+K Portland has launched an impactful campaign from the Governor of Oregon spelling out the risks of not staying home to halt the spread of Covid-19

25th Mar 2020 Work
Swansong of a senile squirrel

Swansong of a senile squirrel

Real Estate’s new track Paper Cup is accompanied by a corker of a promo directed by Nick Roney for Stink Films and Callen.

24th Mar 2020 Work
Amnesty depicts hate crimes of the future

Amnesty depicts hate crimes of the future

This chilling short film directed by Flavio Nani reveals a disturbing dystopia rife with xenophobia.

24th Mar 2020 Work
Chat to stay cheerful says ITV

Chat to stay cheerful says ITV

The broadcaster has relaunched its Britain Get Talking initiative to keep people connected in the face of isolation.

Carol Cooper

Carol Cooper
Contributing Editor

For 11 storm-tossed years now, Carol’s been lurking in the hold of the great ship shots, churning out in-depth features, country profiles and interviews with such heroes as Frank Budgen and David Droga.

Variously known as shots’ sub-editor, contributing editor and ma’am, Carol helps produce shots magazine, curates and posts loveliness to shots.net, generally swabs the decks and has been known spend up to 12 hours tussling with one single marine metaphor.

Prior to, and alongside, shots, she has worked for a staggering variety of consumer titles, writing stuff ranging from e-sports analysis for Broadcast, to saucy nonsense for Nuts. 

Carol is also a playwright and loves shots more than words can wield the matter.

Work, Profiles, Insight

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