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BRIAN CAIRNEY 
Director of Photography & Vision Mixer

Tel: 00 44 (0) 7831 201 696
Email: brian.cairney@btinternet.com
Website:www.briancairney.com

 

Profile

Experienced Director of Photography, Lighting Cameraman, Camera Operator and
Multi-camera Vision Mixer.  Wide range of experience across the globe filming quality motion picture images for TV documentaries and cutting edge independent productions. 

 

Skills

Ability to work effectively as part of large crew
Highly competent Camera/Director stand-alone unit
Extensive experience filming both on location and in studios
Broadcast trained Vision Mixer
Vision Mixing for music productions and live action shows
Accomplished in lighting for dramas and large productions
Equally happy shooting smaller productions where space and time are limited

 

Work Experience

Recent Credits

Director of Photography on:
River City  (BBC Scotland Television Soap Opera)
Life Gets You Down  (1 Minute Wonder)
Mr. Scott (Metro/Ecosse Short Drama)
Esmeralda The Soap (Simple Visions)

Lighting Cameraman on television shoots for:
Blue Peter, Despatches, Britain’s Dream Homes, Football Focus, Watchdog, Rough Justice, Who Wants To Be A Millionaire, Edinburgh Festival,  Arena,  Crimewatch, Sightings, Strange But True, World In Action, South Bank Show.

Award winning independent shoots for:
Prudential, Standard Life, Vodafone, Scottish Executive, British Airways, World Of Golf, Bank Of Scotland, Experian, Apple, National Geographic, O2, RBS Group,  Shell, Sandantar Bank, Discovery Channel.

Vision Mixer on music productions for:
Lou Reed, KT Tunstal, REM, Coldplay, Elton John, Fun Loving Criminals, Proclaimers, The Flaming Lips, The Fratelies, Simple Minds, Jessie Rae.

Countries filmed in:
Italy, Spain, France,  Holland, Israel, Romainia, Hungry, USA, South Korea, Brazil, Belgium, Hong Kong, China, France, Germany, Poland, Ireland, Switzerland, Kenya.

 

Additional Information

Member of Broadcast Entertainment Cinematographer and Theatre Union (BECTU)
Health & Safety Certified
Public Liability Insurance Cover