With 12+ years of experience of operating big rig Steadicams there isn’t a rig, situation or problem I haven’t seen. Certainly there are new challenges and I would dearly love it if you could bring those challenges to me. I work as a cameraman with a specialty as a Steadicam Operator. I started in the […]continue reading
Did lots of Steadicam, head and legs and a little handheld on this show. Incredible show with mental prosthetics. It was fine shooting it but I am super squieemish when it comes to watching stuff like this on the TV. Shooting is fine because I am in an on-set environment and I know it is […]
A day on the SteadiSeg Segway for a small commercial to promote the now passed MOBO music awars. Directed by Huse Monfaradi and DoP Ben Magahy. The MOBO Awards 2014, Weds 22nd October 8pm, live on ITV2 from Thomas English on Vimeo. 20141001 121148 from Thomas English on Vimeo.
Zara AW14 working for fashion photographer Patrick Demarchelier. All on Steadicam with DoP Nathaniel Aron at the helm. Fall Winter 2014-2015 Zara TRF Campaign from Thomas English on Vimeo.
For Director Giles Ripley and DoP Ben Fordesman. This pastiche of “Wolf of Wall Street” was fun to shoot. Demonstrating the exuberances of banks with our money. TransferWise TV Ad – The Partys Over – YouTube from Thomas English on Vimeo.
Commercial for a Novel by Ian McEwan. For Director Roll Jackson and DoP Dan Stafford Clark. A ghostly POV shot on Steadi. The Children Act – Ian McEwan – YouTube from Thomas English on Vimeo.
Shot for Jake Dypka (DIR) and Nicholas Bennett (DoP). A day of lots of moving around for me around the incredible dancer Charlotte Siepiora on Steadicam. Hard work but I am pleased in how it came out. Everyshot on the Steadicam machine contraption. Lycra Moves from Thomas English on Vimeo.
Jonathan Glazer Directed this one and lensed by Barry Ackroyd. I Steadicam Operated and did B-Camera regular operating for the U.K. portion being all the Wayne Rooney stuff. Nike Soccer Risk Everything. Cristiano Ronaldo, Neymar Jr. & Wayne Rooney from Thomas English on Vimeo. DIRECTOR: JONATHAN GLAZER PRODUCER: SIMON COOPER PRODUCTION MANAGER: BUGS HARTLEY LOCAL […]
Pepsi has teamed up with Lionel Messi, Robin van Persie, Jack Wilshere, Sergio Aguero, Sergio Ramos and David Luiz for an interactive advert set around the streets of Rio de Janiero that will be aired in 100 countries around the world. I was lucky enough to Steadicam Operate and B-Camera Operate for the legendary Frederick […]
Fun Fashion film we did over a long day and night for PRETTYBIRD UK U.K. Pat Scola DoP’d for Directing Duo Brewer and I did most of the shots on Steadicam including the little slider ones. Steadicam can be very good as a 2ft slider; esentially so long as you don’t need to take a […]
Directed by George Belfield and DoP’d by Steve Annis who as well as DoP ing did his signature handheld: Arthur Beatrice – Late. Shot a lot on Steadicam in the wind this was a long and heavy shoot. Heavy because we were shooting the Panavision Platinum Lightweight 35mm. Lots of big moves and lots of […]