Videographer based in Central London. I am friendly, resourceful and experienced in producing, filming and recording all my own material. I have a strong understanding of the different types of shots and the essential audio needed to deliver either a simple video or a more complex film.
Having worked as a freelance videographer for many years, I have become adept at ensuring I capture the best content at the best quality for any given environment.
Previous clients have recommended me as a freelance videographer for my excellent people skills. I have worked with artists, directors, CEOs, celebrities, volunteers, ex-offenders and young people.
My common sense and wide-ranging practical skills ensure that I can manage surprising and challenging environments. As well as filming on my own initiative I am also experienced in being directed and working as part of a crew.
Working as a cameraman I am confident in recording contributor sound, sync sound and atmosphere audio tracks using a variety of microphones.
My freelance videographer kit list can include:
Currently, includes a Lumix GH-5, Lumix GH-4 and GH-3 with a range of lenses including a set of five Samyang primes. I have many years experience of filming with a wide range of makes and models of cameras.
My selection of Sennheiser microphones includes two radio receivers with clip microphones, directional microphone with a pole support, XLR cable connected clip microphone and a Sennheiser camera top-mounted microphone. I offer 4-track 24-bit audio recordings with my Tascam DR-60D.
A range of camera support including large Manfrotto tripod, two Miller tripods, Manfrotto monopod, shoulder mounted rails, mini Steadicam for the GH-3 and GH-4 and a fig-rig. I also have a wide range of additional brackets and supports for mounting equipment on support rails and ceiling mounts. Cinevate Duzi v3 32" slider with all-terrain legs and gripper arm. Swedish Chameleon SC GH4 cage.
Atomos Ninja 2 10-bit 4:2:2 HDMI to ProRes/Avid DNxHD recorder and monitor with playback.
A range of LED lighting for interviews and detail work. 2 x Felloni panels each with a softbox and grid. Dedo LED bicolour spotlight with GOBO projector set.
Portable Lastolite chroma key and black velvet backgrounds. Large coloured paper rolls available on request.
Videographer additional kit:
As a videographer, I am happy to manage and book the hire of any additional cameras, lenses, grip or lighting kit. Quotes for the additional hired kit are available on request.
From my Zone 1 Central London base in Lambeth SE11 (closest tube Vauxhall) I offer my freelance skills as a videographer across London, throughout the UK and Overseas.