Mike began his television career in London 1978 with Zoom television doing corporate studio and OB work before moving to ITN in Feb 1980. He started in the studios then moved to the news crews in June 1982. Mike covered a huge variety of stories for ITN and CH4 news during the next 7 years, wars in Beirut, Iran/Iraq, miners strike, Royals, disasters like Lockerbie and Zeebrugge ferry capsizing, He left ITN in August 1989 and went freelance, initially carrying on with news work then progressing into documentary and features work. Mike has worked for BBC, ITV and Central television working on the Cook Report plus other Indies. Since going freelance as a lighting cameraman Mike has worked for all major Broadcasters BBC, ITV, CH5, CH5, Discovery, National Geographic, and various indies and Corporates on a wide variety of topics, science, history, travel, arts, life style, obs docs. He also shoots aerials using Drones for a variety of different Broadcasters.
Alec is a Digital Imaging Technician, Copter pilot, Gimbal Operator and Camera Assistant. He has a degree in 3D computer animation and has been working in broadcast TV and Film for over 6yrs. He has worked on a variety of prodcutions from documentaries and corporates to dramas and multi-million dollar hollywood films. Alec has in depth knowledge of digital workflows including RAW, with multiple camera formats including Red Epics, Alexas, and Sony cameras. He also has a broad range of computer and software skills including, Editing, Colour Grading, 3D animation and Coding for websites.