Digital Operator, Photographic / Lighting Assistant, Driving Licence
Before photography I worked with explosives across the world, so I'm very good at keeping calm.
Freelance lighting assistant and Digi-op based in Manchester.
Ex Big Sky Studios Lighting department. Experienced operating and troubling-shooting common still and video lighting equipment: Profoto, Broncolour, Arri Tungsten and HMI, Kinoflo, Dedolight, litepanel. In depth knowledge of some of the more specialised lights and modifiers such as the full range of Briese; including the 4K continuous system and the 330 reflector.
Proficient with Photoshop, Capture One and ChronoSync.
Worked on a broad range of shoots. Good location knowledge of the Peak District, Lake District, Northumberland and Yorkshire national parks. Strong background in Ecomm shooting and retouching.
Full, clean driving licence. Confident inner city van driver. Large estate car available. Outdoor first aid trained.
Tall and skinny so can reach things and get in awkward places. Also Australian.