My Experience and Areas Of Work

Having been freelance for many years I have been fortunate to travel and work extensively within the UK, Europe, Asia and the Middle East. 

Single camera lighting and operating although I am equally busy now with multi camera outside broadcast and studio. I work regularly for most broadcasters in the UK and many corporate clients. Extensive experience working on live broadcasting both OB and news via satellite trucks including self op Ranger trucks. 

Lots of music experience operating hand held on stage, long lens and tracking camera front of stage including 
The Charlatans, James, Martha Reeves, Tom Jones, Manic Street Preachers, Lou Reed, The Pretenders, Anthrax, K.T.Tunstall,
Sister Sledge, Franz Ferdinand, Turin Brakes and many more. Multiple series programmes for BBC operating Sony F55's,
Arri Amira's and Mini's with artists including Adam Cohen, The McCrary Sisters, Mary Chapin Carpenter and Kris Kristoffersen. 

I own a fully equipped Sony FS7 camera kit including an extensive set of prime and zoom lenses, Wally dolly and 4 metres of track, lots of LED and tungsten lighting and sound kit. Canon 5D MK3 and lenses. Macbook Pro with card readers and Lacie rugged hard drives for transferring and backing up rushes on site. I provide a VW crew vehicle as well as a Landrover with roof mounted camera platform.

Single camera lighting/ DOP projects include -

Superstar with Andrew Lloyd Webber - ITV,      X - Factor -  A Winners' Journey - ITV,
Britains Best Dish -  ITV,     Taste The Nation - ITV,

Daybreak - ITV, Lorraine - ITV,  One Man and his Dog with Matt Baker - BBC,  Teacher of the Year Awards - BBC, 

Interview with Ex President of Iran and Jon Snow - ITN,  The Diamond Queen - Andrew Marr - BBC, 

Remaking the Royals - ITN,  A Special Relationship BBC2 NI,

Beechgrove Garden - BBC,  Trainspotting 2 Premiere live for Associated Press,

Car SOS - Channel 4,  Bible Boys - BBC Alba

Photographs © Stan Leech