I am a London and Kent based freelance Lighting Cameraman, available for hire throughout the UK and Internationally.

With 25 years experience in both the Broadcast and Corporate world, I have worked on a varied range of program and film styles including; Live multi Camera studio and events, documentary and current affairs, corporate, commercials, and short films.

My work has taken me all over the world, including Australia,USA,South America,Asia,The Middle East and Europe for many major Uk and international broadcasters including Sky, BBC, Channel 4,Channel 5, ITV, Star Sports and NBC. Corporate Clients have Included Coca Cola, Johnson and Johnson, Carlsberg and Glaxo Smith Klyne.

 

I am competent in sound recording for single camera, and can provide this for work involving interviews and "presenter to camera" pieces. 

 

I own the Blackmagic Ursa mini pro 4.6k, Blackmagic Cinema camera 2.5k, and a GoPro hero 4 black edition, which can be hired individually, or in combination with each other.

My rates are competitive and can include discounts for longer shoots.

 

I am available to work as a Camera Operator, Lighting Cameraman or DOP with or without equipment hire.

My kit includes all the necessary tools you should need for a single camera shoot including Lenses, cameras, ancillaries and camera support; however if you require any other lighting, sound or specialist equipment, it can be hired at competitive rates. Please contact me to discuss your needs.


Recommendations


                
               Dan Godding
            Director of operations at PGA Europro Tour

                     "He is extremely dedicated to making the programme the excellent 

                      production that it is and he is a very skilled and talented camera 

                      operator"

 

                    dan haddon

 

                      MD at White Label Media Solutions

 

                      "Christian has a genuine enthusiasm for camerawork and a broad 

                       knowledge of the technical side to his craft. Cheerful talented and happy 

                       to muck in, it has always been a pleasure to work with him" 

 

                Richard Jolly                     
             Richard Jolly TV

                      "The production company expected very high standards ( it was founded 

                       by one of Mexicos best known cinematographers ) but Christian exceeded

                       their expectations. 

                       After the shoot the producer took the trouble to tell me that they were 

                       particularly pleased with his creative work" 

 

                      glenn street

             Independent Media Production Professional

 "Christian is a top-notch operator with a great attitude. Always willing to go the extra  mile with a smile, he's a pleasure to work with and an asset to any team. I've known and worked with him for years and couldn't recommend him highly enough."

 

        Jon Lord
 Lighting Cameraman, Consultant

      " His strengths will complement every team, & enhance any project."

 

        Martyn Coates

             Freelance, Director & Vision Mixer

                      "Christian is a hard working keen camera op. 

                        Always willing to help improve shots and a delight to work with."

 


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Contact Details

https://www.linkedin.com/in/christian-testa-a459a819/

 

https://thesabnetwork.com

 

Tel: 07956546890

 

Email: Christian.testa@icloud.com