Quality-conscious and highly creative Camera Operator with 15 years experience in TV and film production. Working across a wide variety of projects and genres including documentary, factual, music, arts, reality, news, sports, commercial, drama and short film, Hazel has an in-depth knowledge of a variety of different cameras and shooting scenarios. She is also experienced at lighting, sound recording, editing, directing and production management.
Silent Witness Aerial Gimbal Flying TV / Aerial drone shots with Alexa Mini and Alta8.
Sky Sports / BT Sports Studio Camera BT /Various shows: boxing, football, cricket, rugby, etc
Roller Derby World Cup 2018/ OB Camera BBC Red Button
Full contact women’s sport – slow-mo replays.
Lions Raw 2017 Lighting Camera / Stamp Productions
Interviews – Warren Gatland & Kenny Logan.
Blue Peter / Helicopter Cineflex Camera Flying TV
Air-to-air filming for ‘Codebreaker’ feature.
Nike Strike Night / Multi-Camera Nike
Celebrity football event.
Rio 2016 Olympics / Multi-Camera + Remote Cameras OBS
BBC Sport ‘Get Inspired’ – online content Lighting Camera / BBC Online. Train Like Bond; Roller Derby; FA People’s Cup.
Wimbledon Tennis Championship Multi-Camera OB BBC / CTV
Court 3 court-side camera.
Live Rugby Union Championships (Aus v SA) for Sky Sports.
Ask Attenborough – Eden TV
The Royal Wedding (Will & Kate) – CBS News
Big Brother and Celebrity Big Brother – Channel 4
Celebrity Scissorhands – BBC3
Mountain Bike World Cup – live coverage.
Motorbike Racing – Motors TV.
Edinburgh Festival – live coverage.
National news & sports – TVNZ.
Qualifications & skills:
BA (Hons) Photography, Film and Television, Napier University
Advanced Studio Camera Operation, BBC Wood Norton
Height Awareness 3, Working at Height (including Rescue)
Full clean driving licence – Car, 7 tonne and full motorbike licence plus 4WD experience
Extensive climbing, abseiling, camping and survival skills
Experience of operating camera on roller skates, motorbikes and helicopters.
Lighting, editing, vision mixing, directing, sound recording, rigging, photography.
Guild of Television Cameramen member.