About Me

I am a Sound Recordist based in Kenya.

I have 13 years professional experience working as a freelancer throughout Africa
operating across all genres of the broadcasting industry:
Documentary, Branded Content, Feature Film, and Commercial.

Some of the notable figures I’ve had an incredible time working with are:

Anthony Bourdain for CNN
Roger Ross Williams for HBO
Mira Nair for Masterclass
Jackie Jesco for HBO
Ami Vitale for NAT GEO
Steven Markovitz for Netflix
Dermot O’Leary for BBC One
Reggie Yates for BBC One
Hugh Dennis for BBC One
David Badiel for BBC One
Sophie, Countess of Wessex
Micaela Coel for BBC One
Seun Kuti for UN Free & Equal
Gyles Brandreth for BBC One


I have also done corporate work for United Parcel Services in Rwanda launching
their Drone Delivery System in Africa.

Some of the countries I have travelled to film include;
Kenya, Uganda, Somalia, Zambia, Tanzania, Rwanda, Ethiopia, and Nigeria.

You can view some of my projects via the link below:

vimeo.com/willisabuto

Contact Details:

Email: ([email protected])
Mobile/WhatsApp: (+254 700 780 287)

I look forward to work with you.

I have been in the industry since 2010.

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