Archive for April, 2014

Scotland Camera Operator – Glasgow Coma Scale

Posted on: April 29th, 2014 by John Duncan

I was working with Edinburgh based video production company ‘Edinburgh Film  Company’. They are producing a training video showing the correct procedure to work out the consciousness of a patient using the Glasgow Coma Scale. We filmed in a ward at the Southern General hospital in Glasgow. A scenario was set up with a mock […]

Edinburgh Video Production – ScotPlant / Ingliston / Edinburgh / Scotland

Posted on: April 26th, 2014 by John Duncan

Working yesterday for Glasgow based video production company ‘Mallard Productions’. They are producing a video for ScotPlant – a construction trade show at Ingliston, Edinburgh. I shot a mix of interviews with the exhibitors and GV shots around the show. Despite the wireless mics being on a random frequency, it was total coincidence the show grounds […]

Interview Filming – Edinburgh – Scotland

Posted on: April 17th, 2014 by John Duncan

I was filming with fellow Edinburgh based production company ‘Coolbox‘ today shooting some interviews for a local Charity. We shot against a pure white backdrop and also had another room setup to film interviews with a standard background. .

Edinburgh Conference Filming

Posted on: April 13th, 2014 by John Duncan

I was filming with Glocast (an Edinburgh based web streaming company) who were filming a conference run by the Law Society. The conference ‘Scotland’s Constitutional Future’ was chaired by Daisy McAndrew with presentations from Nicola Sturgeon and Alistair Carmichael. This event was filmed with Sony EX3/EX1’s. .

Scotland Event Film Production – Edinburgh

Posted on: April 12th, 2014 by John Duncan

I was filming with the film production company ‘Edinburgh Film Company’ at ‘The Hub’. They were filming an event run by the European Festival Association. We filmed this event on the Canon C100 along with 2 5d’s . .

Interview Filming Edinburgh

Posted on: April 11th, 2014 by John Duncan

I was working with the video production company ‘coolbox’ yesterday, shooting some interviews. We spent the day filming interviews for LCil – an organisation which supports people with disabilities in Edinburgh. We were shooting against a pure white background so had to use various lights to set up it properly – a 1k, 650w and […]

Event Video Production – Edinburgh – Scotland – Historic Scotland – Cairnpapple Hill

Posted on: April 9th, 2014 by John Duncan

Last week I filmed an event for Historic Scotland just outside Edinburgh in Torphichen.  The event was run in partnership with Historic Scotland, Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC) and Torphichen Primary School. The school children have spent the past 2 months learning about Cairnpapple Hill (a ceremonial and burial site used between 3,000 BC and 1400 BC), we filmed […]

Edinburgh interview filming – Edinburgh Film Company

Posted on: April 8th, 2014 by John Duncan

Today I was helping the guys at the Edinburgh Film Company film interviews with some lecturers from Edinburgh Uni. We used 2 5d’s on a wide and a tight. They are producing a series of videos to help promote the various undergraduate courses they run.

Scotland Video Production – WW2 Documentary Filming

Posted on: April 7th, 2014 by John Duncan

At the weekend I was filming with the Glasgow based video production company – Mallard Productions. They are making a documentary about the commandos who trained at Spean Bridge before being sent to the front line. We filmed a team of archaeologists who are looking for any remnants of the commandos who were based at […]

Scotland Camera Operator

Posted on: April 4th, 2014 by John Duncan

Yesterday I was working with the Edinburgh Film Company at the City Chambers in Edinburgh filming a talk organised by the Edinburgh International Festival. We filmed the talk with 2 5d Mk3’s and a C100 to get a good variety of shots. Audio was recorded with a feed from the sound desk along with a little […]