Paul Mercer

    • Lighting Cameraperson
    • Producer/Director

    London

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2020Lighting Camera & Time Lapse Facilities
Corporate
Concrete 3D Printing
Warrick Booth
Pixel Motion Studio
2019 - 2020Lighting Cameraman
Television / TV (News)
Euronews Financial news reports
Guy Shone
Euronews
2018 - 2020Lighting Cameraman and FCP Editor
Digital
RoundURS Interviews
Jamie Wallace
origindreams
2019Lighting Cameraman
Corporate
Fire Safety Awareness Training Video
Warrick Booth
Pixel Motion Studio
2019Lighting Cameraman
Live Event
BBC Election Night Coverage
Alice Nagendran
BBC
2018Lighting Cameraman and FCP Editor
Corporate
Amazon e-Learning Training Production
Ed Steeds MBA
Momentum e-Learning Ltd
2018Live Broadcast Cameraman
Live Event
ITTF Team World Cup
Ben Blake - Live Broadcast Director
1080 Media TV
2016Lighting Cameraman, Sound Recordist
Corporate
Promotional video for the Mormon Church, shot in UK, Holland & Italy
Peter Middleton
On-Line TV Group
2015Lighting Cameraman - Live TV Broadcast Clacton
Live Event
BBC TV Election Coverage
Peter Dick BBC TV
BBC
2015Lighting Camera/Director/Editor
Corporate
Resilient PNT Demonstrations – ACCSEAS Project
Paul Mercer
Paul Mercer Production Services
2014Lighting Cameraman
Television / TV
Interview about the making of ‘Gumball’
Ben Bocquelet, Mic Graves & Antoine Perez.
ZDF German TV
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    1997Location Camera, Location Lighting, Location Sound, Final Cut Pro XBBC Wood Norton, BBC Elstree, Sky TV Centre, Media Training London

    Equipment

    I own (and can operate):
    Panasonic GH5 and GH4 4K shooting kit, ATEM Mini Pro Digital Switcher, JVC GY-HM650 HD, Weebill - S gimbal kit with autocue, Zoom H4N Pro Digital Audio Recorder, Full GoPro kit with wifi, Sennheiser K6/ME66 shotgun mic, Sony radio mic kit and lapel mic 2 x ECM77 wired Mics, Manfrotto fluid head tripods, Portable LED light panels, Final Cut Pro X, Adobe Premier Pro, Blu-Ray DVD authoring DVD duplication

    About me

    I’m a freelance, BBC trained lighting cameraman with full membership of BECTU, The Guild of TV camera Professionals and have a UK Press Pass – along with over 20 years filming experience covering live broadcasting, live streaming of conferences and presentations, drama and factual productions, broadcast news, corporate, documentary and commercial projects, shooting on HD or 4K video formats.

    Additional Information

    Paul Mercer – Cameraman & Production Services. UK freelance lighting cameraman and production services based near London and available for hire throughout the UK, Europe and worldwide locations. Live BBC and Euronews Broadcast experience, live streaming of conferences and presentations, extensive Camera, Lighting & sound kit available and included in my daily rate. Premier Pro CC IMac edit suite available with high speed internet. Premier Pro advanced course completed at Media Training London March 2016.

    Referees

    Guy Shone - Euronews/NBC, Warrick Booth - Pixer Motion Studio , others available on request.

  • Skills

    Years in industry
    • 6+ years
    Licenses
    • Motorcycle
    • Public Liablity Insurance
    • Standard Driving (PLG)
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Organization/Union Membership
    • BECTU (UK)
    • GTC (UK)
    • Shooting People (UK)
    Interested in
    • Arts
    • Biography
    • Business
    • Commercials
    • Cookery
    • Corporate
    • Digital/Online Campaigns
    • Documentary
    • Drama Reconstruction
    • ENG/Outside Broadcast
    • Environmental
    • Film (LB)
    • Film (Short)
    • Home Renovation TV
    • Investigative
    • Live Daytime
    • Live TV
    • Magazine
    • Music
    • Music Promo
    • Natural History
    • News & Current Affairs
    • Reality TV
    • Sport
    • Television
    • Travel
    • Youth TV
    Experienced in
    • Arts
    • Business
    • Corporate
    • Documentary
    • Drama Reconstruction
    • ENG/Outside Broadcast
    • Environmental
    • Film (Short)
    • Home Renovation TV
    • Investigative
    • Live Daytime
    • Live TV
    • Magazine
    • Music
    • Music Promo
    • News & Current Affairs
    • Reality TV
    • Sport
    • Television
    • Travel
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    • Motorcycle
    Own a car?
    • Yes