With the Covid-19 pandemic triggering the cancellation of future bookings, freelance cameraman Graham Howe chose to use the time to learn useful new production skills.
The latest episode of the Broadcast Tech Talks podcast series sees freelance lighting cameraman Graham Howe talking to Broadcast Sport editor Jake Bickerton about what he’s doing to keep busy during lockdown.
Having lost almost all of his future bookings, Graham decided to make the most of his new-found free time to learn new skills useful to his job.
So, he’s learned how to live stream content; he’s completed Health and Safety courses he’s been trying the find the time to do for years; he’s learned how to expertly use a gimbal and motorised slider and he’s also found the time to put the Sony FX9 camera through its paces.
You can hear how he got on with it all in the podcast.