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FADE melanie
Melanie Jansen
2nd AC

Location: London

For the last 3 years Melanie has been building her technical knowledge through working in various kit rooms. Now with some credits under her belt, she is developing her camera expertise from trainee level to 2nd AC.



Been So Long / DOP Catherine Derry / Camera Trainee

Final Score / DOP Emil Topuzov / Camera Trainee ( Dailies)

Crooked House / DOP Sebastian Wintero / Camera Trainee ( Dailies ).


Nikolas Metaxas- ‘Timezones’ – Music Promo – DOP Dave Pimm – ARRI Alexa XT  – 2nd Assistant Camera.

Adam Spinks – ‘Spaceman’ – Short Film – DOP Jerome Smith – ARRI Alexa Plus 4:3 – 2nd Assistant Camera.

Ruth Tupp – ‘Eduardo Munez’ – Short Film – DOP Ruaraid Achilleos-Sarll – RED Scarlet – 2nd Assistant Camera.

Riz Wadan – ‘Good Neighbours’ – Short Film – Paul Mackay – RED Epic Weapon – 2nd Assistant Camera.

Magic05 Productions – ‘Run Run As Fast As You Can’ – Short Film – DOP Anthony Brown – ARRI Amira – 2nd Assistant Camera.

BBC – ‘CBBC Official Chart Show’ – Live TV Show -Various -Sony HXC-D70 – 2nd Assistant Camera.

Secret Garden Pictures – ‘Lady In The Park’- Short Film – DOP Jason Weidner RED Epic – 2nd Assistant Camera.

Redseven Entertainment – ‘Germany’s Next Topmodel by Heidi Klum’ (Series 11) – Reality TV Show – DOP’s Young-Soo Chang & Frank Irlenborn, Jürgen Müller-Steinfahrt – Sony PDW 700, Sony FS7, Canon C300 – 2nd Assistant Camera.

Paton Productions-  ‘Daisy’ – Short Film – Liam Iandoli ARRI Amira -Camera Trainee.

Sony Pictures – ‘Der Lehrer’ (Series 3) – TV Comedy Series – DOP’s Tom Holzhauser, & Thomas Schinz – ARRI Alexa Camera Trainee.

925 Productions – ‘Cutting Grass’ – Short Film – Ruairí O’Brien -ARRI Alexa – Camera Trainee.


Training with loading 16mm & 35mm film on Arriflex 416 & 435.

1FILM UNIT, London (freelance, present) Camera Technician
freelance position on camera floor. Preparation and checking of camera kit before and after hires including ARRI Alexa XT, ARRI Alexa Mini, ARRI Amira, RED Epic Weapon, SONY F5, SONY FS7, Canon C300 MKII.

ONSIGHT, London (6 months, 2015) Assistant Camera Technician
Full-time position on camera floor. Preparation and checking of camera kit before and after hires including ARRI Alexa, ARRI Amira, RED Epic, SONY F5/F55, Canon C300.

CAMCAR, Cologne (12 months, 2013-14), Kitroom Trainee
Full-time internship on camera floor. Trained in preparing and checking equipment including ARRI Alexa, RED Epic, RED One, Sony PDW 700, Canon C300, 5D/7D as well as various Sony and Panasonic HD cameras; Also Sound, Lighting and Grip Equipment.

– Full Clean Driving License (with own vehicle)
– Experienced minibus and large van driver

T : +44 797 212 9854
E : creative@reelangels.tv