Abdallah Al Shamsi

Editor, Shawati Magazine

“Jonathan is a visionary professional who doesn't treat his subjects as a still-life, but as a living array of stories that he documents through his lens as they pass by. I've worked with him on several projects, but the one that stands out the most is my first commission to him to take...


Joy Mwendwa

Film Producer, Wild Media

“We have worked with Surface on several projects, and I found Jonathan to be a highly skilled and dedicated professional. His expertise aerial filming & photography is unmatched. He's also an all-around great guy to work with, and he makes every job enjoyable! I highly recommend him to...


Ash Toma

Director at Atkins

“I hired Surface as a subcontractor for an Atkins project in Saudi Arabia. The project required high resolution photographs and 360 VR images of large infrastructure assets, including sports stadiums, universities, schools and parks. As well as delivering output of an exceptionally high...


Martin Pinder

Group Commercial Director, Wade Adams

“Surface shot aerial photography of 28 of our Dubai projects via helicopter – buildings, developments, interchanges and the like. Jonathan obtained all relevant permits and meticulously planned all shot angles to ensure a desired outcome. The clarity and detail of the final photographs...