Having grown up in and around the film industry James was always going to start working at a young age. He completed his first feature film at age 16 (“The Real Thing”) and has been working consistantly ever since.
After forging a solid career in drama as a Camera Assistant (and completing work on Steven Speilberg’s “The Pacific”), James “step’d up” in 2008 and began his career as a Camera Operator
Working full time job as a Studio Camera Operator at Channel 9 in Sydney, he worked on thousands of hours of live television in the best part of 3 years.
During this time, James added Live TV / Event productions to his skillset while working on about 200 episodes of the Today Show as well as many episodes of Kerri-Anne, Wide World of Sports, 9 News and numerous sports OB’s operating Steadicam as well!
James went freelance again at the start of 2011 and started working on Drama again (as well as broadcast television) but now as a Camera Operator.
Since then has gone from strength to strength, gaining an impressive list of credits along the way
As a Steadicam Operator James owns, operates and maintains the latest and some of the best Steadicam equipment in the world. Featuring an all HD Steadicam sled with top of the range, broadcast quality HD Wireless video systems, and equipment suitable to fly ANY camera.