Martin Newstead

Lighting Camera
Steadicam Operator
Multicam OB & Studio


Recent credits include BBC drama ‘The Replacement’, feature film ‘Tommy’s Honour’ which opened Edinburgh Film Festival 2016, feature film ‘Hush’, BAFTA and Grierson Award winning ‘The Murder Trial’ and ‘Katie Piper’s Bodyshockers’ for Channel 4, ‘Million Dollar American Princesses’ for The Smithsonian Channel, as well as ‘Eve’ for CBBC 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. Also a fully qualified and insured CAA 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, dolly and DJI Inspire 1 drone.

Sachtler Artemis CineHD Steadicam system, wireless focus and Iris controller.