Clients

Some of the broadcasters, production companies and design agencies I’ve been fortunate enough to work with…

End commercial clients include: Monarch Airlines, British Gas, Royal Mail, St Regis Hotels, Cosmos, Thomson Holidays, HP, Arsenal FC, Lexus, Vichy, TUI, Elastoplast, Ecurie25, Christian Dior, Canterbury Clothing, Pod Point, Guerlain, Nuffield Health, Hong Kong Airlines, Luxlo Property and The Private Clinic.

Employment History

The Telegraph Media Group | November 2013 - Ongoing
Lighting Camera Operator | Freelance

Linney Design | April 13 - Ongoing
Lighting Camera Operator and Editor | Freelance

Brave Spark Media | March 13 - Ongoing
Lighting Camera Operator | Freelance

Creative Cherry  | March 13 - Ongoing
Lighting Camera Operator | Freelance

Livestream | January 13 - Ongoing
Camera Operator | Freelance

Red Engine | November 12 - Ongoing
Lighting Camera Operator | Freelance

Vidoo Limited | August 11 – Ongoing
Owner/Creative Director/DOP

BSkyB | Sky Sports | April 12 - Ongoing
Studio Camera Operator | Freelance

Camera Corps | London 2012 Olympics | July-August 12
Specialist Camera Technician and Operator | Freelance

SIS | November 11 – Ongoing
Technical Operator | Freelance

Sit-Up TV | September 11 – Ongoing
Studio Camera Operator | Freelance

Bloomberg News Channel | September 09 – September 11
Studio Camera Operator / Hothead Operator / Vision Operator

Bloomberg News Channel | Apr 08 – September 09
Technical Operator 

QVC Home Shopping Network | Apr 07 – April 08
Technical Operator

Highest High | Music Video for Nerol Productions Ltd |Camera Operator | Nov 07
The Debbie King Show | Hamma & Glamma | ITV Play | Technical Operator | Mar 07
Quizmania | talkbackTHAMES for ITV Play | Camera OperatorDec 06 – Jan 07
Sky News (Sydney, Australia) | Technical Operator | Apr 06 – Jun 06
Katana Productions (Sydney, Australia) | Camera Operator | May 06
Channel 9 News (Adelaide, Australia) | Camera Assistant | Mar 06
‘Quizmania’ | talkbackTHAMES for ITV1 | Technical Operator |Aug 05 – Feb 06

Skills

  • Experience of live multi-camera studio and PSC production.
  • Competent operating handheld, on pedestal or with hothead and robotic camera systems.
  • Experienced working with sliders, tracks, shoulder rigs, portable mini-jibs and lots of other weird and wonder rigs!
  • Knowledge of Thomson, Philips, Sony, Canon, Ikegami, Panasonic, Grass Valley and Kahuna systems as well as Vinten-Radamec hothead studio camera setups.
  • Excellent vision operator skills, with very strong attention to detail and high technical standards.
  • Very strong creative eye, with very good shot composition and technical awareness.
  • Basic Jimmy Jib operating experience.
  • Strong photographic knowledge, with excellent technical understanding of lenses.
  • As a multi-skilled individual I’m also very experienced in a range of technical production positions including sound operating, vision mixing, vision/lighting control and VT operating.
  • Studio and location lighting experience and capable lighting console operator (Strand/ETC), working with both Tungsten, LED, Kino Flo and HMI setups.
  • Able to work calmly in very pressurised and demanding situations.
  • Regularly work to strict briefs, tight turnarounds and hard deadlines.
  • Used to working in corporate environments and dealing with high profile (and sometimes awkward) clients.
  • Very proactive and quick learner; who is able to settle into new surroundings and teams very easily.
  • Used to working long and unsociable hours; early mornings and through the night, whilst remaining alert, focused and enthusiastic.
  • Adept working as a solo operator, on busy shoots looking after lighting and sound set-ups.
  • Canon C300 and 5D Mark II owner/operator