Louis Vella

DP and Camera Operator

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  • LocationBelper, United Kingdom

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About me

 

Hey, I’m Louis, a DP, Camera Operator and AC based in the East Midlands, UK. I have experience in shooting award winning short & feature films, music videos and corporate videos covering a wide variety of genres including Drama, Comedy, Romance, Horror, Action & Period Piece. In addition to my camera work, I have also worked in theatre and live event lighting. I will be able to hit the floor running with any type of production due to my wide knowledge of different cameras, lenses, grip & lighting equipment that I have used over the past 6 years. Clients Past and Present: NHS/DHL Supply Chain, Nivea, XLVets, Scarsdale Vets, Flare Audio, Arctic Cabins, Specsavers/Ashanti Development. Technical Experience (DP & Camera Operator): 4K, 2K, HD : ARRI ALEXA Mini, RED Epic & Scarlet, Sony FS7, Sony A7s II (own), Sony FS100, Blackmagic Cinema Camera, Canon 5D MKII & MKIII, Canon 6D, Canon 7D, Canon 550D (own), GoPro HERO 3 Black Edition (own). HDV, DV: Sony A1E, Sony Z1E, Sony HD1000E, Panasonic AG-HMC151. Other: A full range of lenses (PL/EF) including but not limited to ARRI Zeiss Standard Speed Primes, Lomo Anamorphics, Zeiss CP2 & most of the Canon/Sigma EF range of lenses. Also professional grip and accessories including, Jibs, Dollies, Shoulder Rigs, Matte Boxes, Follow Focuses, Steadicams and Lens Filtration. Equipment I Own: Sony A7s II, Canon 550D, GoPro HERO3 Black, Tilta Cinema Rig, Teradek Clip, Follow Focus, 4x4 Matte Box, Sigma 24-70mm EF Lens, Helios 44-2 58mm Lens, Canon 18-55mm & 50mm Lenses, Manfrotto 504HD Tripod (Standard + Hi-Hat Legs), Tiffen 4x4 Filters; Ultra Polariser, Set of ND, Set of Black Pro Mist. x3 ARRI Lights (650w,300w,150w), V-LOCK Battery and Power Distributer, 5”HDMI Monitor, Basic Track Dolly, MacBook Pro 15” Retina + a range of accessories, memory cards and cables to suit most situations.

Skills

 

  • Film
  • TV
  • Music Videos
  • TV Film Commercial
  • Corporate Content
  • Grip
  • Camera Operation
  • Director of Photography
  • Photoshop
  • Arri Alexa
  • Arri Canon Sony RED
  • Own Equipment
  • RED Digital Camera Experience
  • Arri Lighting
  • Lenses

Work history

Currently

DP & Camera Operator

Studio3cine

Jun 2010
  • Hey, I’m Louis, a DP, Camera Operator and AC based in the East Midlands, UK. I have experience in shooting award winning short & feature films, music videos and corporate videos covering a wide variety of genres including Drama, Comedy, Romance, Horror, Action & Period Piece. In addition to my camera work, I have also worked in theatre and live event lighting. I will be able to hit the floor running with any type of production due to my wide knowledge of different cameras, lenses, grip & lighting equipment that I have used over the past 6 years.

2016

Ramp Agent

Swissport

Feb 2015 - Feb 2016
  • I was a Ramp Agent for Swissport at East Midlands Airport. My job included everything from handling the loading and unloading of baggage on commercial flights, giving aircraft ground power and being the headset man as a part of the 3 man push back team during aircraft departures. I was trained on the following: * Airside Driving Permit (ADP) LGV * GPU * Beltloaders * Passenger Steps * LIRF * Passenger Bus (Cobus 3000)

2015

General Stage Technician

Derby Theatre

Nov 2012 - Dec 2015
  • General Stage Technician Incl. Lighting And Stage

2012

Lighting Controller & General Theatre Technician

Limelight Events Ltd

Aug 2009 - Jan 2012
  • Lighting Controller & General Theatre Technician

Education

2013

Media Production (television Film

Confetti

Aug 2011 - Jun 2013
  • Level 3 BTEC National Diploma

2011

GCSE

Belper School

Aug 2007 - Jun 2011
  • GCSE

Awards

2012

Trinity College London - Arts Award Gold

  • Gold Arts Award http://artsaward.org.uk

2011

Trinity College London - Arts Award Silver

  • Silver Arts Award http://artsaward.org.uk

2010

Trinity College London - Arts Award Bronze

  • Bronze Arts Award http://artsaward.org.uk