About Neil

Neil Bradley GBCT is a freelance 2nd/1st Assistant Camera with experience Focus Pulling on TV Dramas and commercials, alongside Clapper Loading on feature films, live events and a range of TV dramas.


With an excellent understanding of building and customising ENG/Digital Cinema cameras; rigging/operating 3-axis Gimbals (including Freely MoVI Pro's, DJI Ronin 2's) and single/multi-camera shooting; Neil is skilled in adapting to different shooting styles and has experience co-ordinating equipment across Main and 2nd Units.


IMDB: https://www.imdb.com/name/nm6485848/?ref_=fn_al_nm_2

Linkedin: www.linkedin.com/in/neilbradleyfilms

Vimeo: https://vimeo.com/neilbradleyfilms 

Experience

Previous experience in using:


CAMERAS:

• ARRI: AMIRA, ALEXA Classic, Plus, SXT EV, Mini

• Panasonic: VariCam LT, DC-GH5, DC-GH5S

• RED: WEAPON (HELIUM 8K/DRAGON 6K)

• Sony: PMW-F55, HDC-2500, HDC-1500, PDW-700, HDW-750P, A7SII, NEX-6, HXR-MC1P

• Canon: 5D (Mk II – Mk IV),

• Go Pro: HERO4, HERO5 BLACK, HERO7 BLACK

• Bolex: D16


LENSES:

• ARRI: Master Anamorphic, Master Prime, Ultra Prime

• Cooke: Anamorphic/i, S2, S4, S4/i, miniS4/i, Panchro

• ZEISS: Super Speeds

• Todd-AO (Anamorphic)

• Cineovision (Anamorphic)

• Elite S-7 (Anamorphic)

• Hawk V-Plus (Anamorphic)


GIMBALS:

• DJI Ronin 2 (with FlowCine Black Arm + DJI Master Wheels)

• Freefly MoVI Pro (with Mimic Remote/Mimic Beta)

Skills

• Experienced in rigging: 3-axis Gimbals (MoVI Pro/Ronin 2), tracking vehicles and remote heads for cranes (e.g. Giraffe).

• Familiar with Focus Pulling on Preston MDR3, ARRI WCU-4, Teradek RT Motion Mk 3.1 kits.

• Skilled in using: ARRI, RED, Sony and Panasonic Digital Cinema cameras, spherical and anamorphic Lenses (including adapting rigs for vintage lenses), Teradek Bolt Pro kits, PIX/Samurai recorders, OLED/waveform monitors and J.L.Fisher/Panavision Grip equipment.

Qualifications & Training

• BAFTA Crew Participant (2015 - Present)

• GBCT Training: RED WEAPON (HELIUM 8K S35) (2018), 

 Optics, Lenses and Projector Tests – Panavision London (2018)

• Tiger Aspect/1st Option: Risk Awareness (2018)

• Walt Disney: Health & Safety

• BBC: Data Protection, Production Safety and Working with Children.

• DBS checked (2018) and possess a Full (clean) UK Driving License.

• MA in Film Production and BA (Hons) in Television and Radio Production.