Martin Newstead

Lighting Camera – Camera Operator – Steadicam Operator – Single Camera – Multicamera OB & Studio – Hot Head Operator - Drone Operator


Recent credits include feature film ‘Tommy’s Honour’, BAFTA and Grierson Award winning ‘The Murder Trial’, ‘Katie Piper’s Bodyshockers’ and ‘Time Team’ for Channel 4, ‘Million Dollar American Princesses’ for The Smithsonian Channel and ‘Waterloo Road’ for BBC.

BBC trained with 18 years experience in all types of camerawork, from single camera documentary and drama to multicamera OB sports coverage and studio light entertainment. Fully qualified commercial drone operator.

Extensive inventory of personal equipment such as Canon C300 and Sony XDCAM HD kits, Zeiss Primes, dedo and LED panel lighting, grips kit with jib arm and dolly. DJI Inspire 1 and Tarot x6 drones.

Steadicam Ultra Cine system, HD Ultrabright monitor, wireless focus and Iris controller.
Bases in Glasgow, Manchester, London, Belfast and Cardiff.