Ian McCann is a very experienced freelance television Lighting Cameraman.
Specialising in high quality creative location camerawork for Commercials,
Documentaries, Features and Corporate Communications, Ian also works in
Current Affairs, News and Sport.
A team player with an excellent reputation and a can do attitude, Ian
provides his clients with a friendly, responsive and flexible service,
wherever it is needed. Based in northern England since 1979, Ian
works throughout the UK and has also completed assignments in:- Australia,
the USA and more than a dozen other countries across Europe, Scandinavia,
the Pacific Rim and the Far East. Ian has shot in: motor vehicles,
ships, small boats, fixed wing aircraft and helicopters, hazardous industrial
locations including: steel works, power stations, heavy construction sites
and shipyards, mines and quarries, radioactive and petrochemical environments
onshore and offshore.
Member of Professional Associations
of Television Cameramen
Royal Television Society
British Kinematograph Sound
and Television Society
With a strong photographic background, Ian can be relied upon to produce
innovative images of the highest quality. With extensive editing
and sound recording experience, Ian knows what is needed from a shoot
and how to get it.
Through an extensive network of contacts, Ian can provide every kind of
production personnel. These include:- additional Cameramen, Camera
Assistants, Sound Recordists, Grips, Electricians, Runners, Stylists,
Production Assistants and even Directors.
Ian has worked with almost every kind of
portable TV camera in use today and in addition to the kit
listed can provide any equipment required.
Betacam, DVW-790 WSP
Betacam SX, DNW-9 WSP
Betacam SP, Ikegami
HL-55A with BVV-5
DVCAM, Ikegami HL-DV7W
Broadcast Lenses:- Super Wide Angle and Standard
Dedolights, 4 head kit
with projector lens and gobos
Red Head and Lowel open
faced lights x4
Avid Express broadcast standard
video edit suite with uncompressed and SDI i/o options