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David Brown

Lighting & Video EngineerHereford, United Kingdom
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David Brown

Lighting & Video EngineerHereford, United Kingdom
About me
I am a freelance technician and designer working in live events, specialising in live video and lighting. Having worked with the technical production of live events for the past 10 years, I currently work across all sectors from Theatre to Live Music to Corporate to Broadcast. Most recently I have been working in a creative technical role delivering complex Live Video projects from projection mapping shows to online streaming and large-scale LED screens, as well as working on emerging and fringe theatre.
Projects credited in
  • Arashi No IeArashi No Ie (‘Stormy House’ in English) explores the ghost world of Wuthering Heights from the perspective of traditional Japanese ghost tales known as Kaidan. The uncanny elements of the novel are considered in an extended comparison with these ancient stories that were translated into English around 1900 by the Greco-Irish author Patrick Lafcadio Hearn. The first exhibition of the Arashi No Ie/Stormy House installation was presented by the Brontë Parsonage Museum in the Brontë’s original hom
  • Five TelegramsFive Telegrams was a unique commission between 59 Productions and composer Anna Meredith, created as a joint venture between the BBC Proms, Edinburgh International Festival and 14-18 Now. Using a blend of music and projections, visuals were projected onto the external and internal façades of the Royal Albert Hall as well as the exterior of the Usher Hall, alongside a brand new orchestral score, performed by the BBC Symphony Orchestra, under Sakari Oramo. The piece draws upon contemporary respons
  • Black & WhiteIn its golden age, the Egyptian film industry was distinctly characterized by placing songs, mostly romantic ones, at the forefront of movies’ plots. Musical films, in particular, were a cornerstone of an industry that rose to prominence on the shoulders of some of the biggest names in Arab music, such as Umm Kulthum, Mohamed Abdel Wahab, Layla Murad, Abdel-Halim Hafez, Najat and others. In return, their movies served as a shortcut to the hearts and minds of fans who grew up associating their fa
Work history
    Lighting & Video EnginnerLampy With A Camera
    United KingdomFreelance
    Lampy With A Camera is my personal brand as a freelance lighting & video engineer in the live events sector, working on theatre, corporate events, live music and online TV
    Technical & Production Intern59 Productions
     - London, United KingdomInternship
    Assisting with technical system design & planning for large-scale projection mapping shows, exhibitions and touring theatre. Producing production paperwork including schematic and specification documents, 3D models and analysis. Technical support to designers and animators, media server and system configuration.
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  • Lighting
  • Video Mapping
  • Projection Mapping
  • Technical Production
  • Technical Specification
  • Live Streaming
  • Video Editing
  • Stage Design
  • Technical Design
  • Technical Support
    BA(Hons) Media ArtsUniversity of Plymouth
     - Plymouth, United Kingdom
    Certificate of Higher Education ArchitectureUniversity of Plymouth
     - Plymouth, United Kingdom