Andrew Anton

Vision Engineer

Contact Details

For all bookings please call (+44) 020 7287 6110 or email hello@tovs.co.uk

This CV may be kept on file and distributed for employment purposes.

Profile

Andrew has over 20 years experience in the industry in engineering & vision with jobs that have spanned sport, music, entertainment & beyond.

With a year as a freelancer under his belt, Andrew is enjoying the variety of work & is very fortunate to have been able to work with all the major OB companies in the industry.

Selected Credits

IAAF World Championships 2017SportNEP Visions
for BBC
Vision Engineer
Wimbledon:
The Championships
SportNEP VisionsVision Engineer
Love IslandReality TVNEP Visions
for ITV2
Vision Engineer
Ladbrookes World Grand
Prix Snooker
SportNEP Visions
for ITV 4
Vision Engineer
LIVE from Preston
Ibiza WeekenderReality TVNEP Visions
for ITV 2
Vision Engineer
UFCSportNEP VisionsVision Engineer
in Hamburg
The OPEN 2016SportCTV OB
for Sky Sports
Vision Engineer
EURO 2016SportTelegenic OBVision Engineer
On site in France
Big QuestionsCurrent AffairsCloudbass OB
for BBC
Vision Engineer
Touring CarsSportCloudbass OBVision Engineer
in Donnington
Various FOOTBALL matchesSportNEP VisionsVision Engineer
Including Middlesborough, Sunderland, Chelsea
CBBC Learning EducationalVivid Broadcast
for CBBC
Vision Engineer
VAROUS RUGBY matchesSportTelegenic OBVision Engineer
Including: Cardiff, Newcastle, Widnes & Coventry
BoxingSportTelegenic OBVision Engineer
in Sheffield
Speedway in WolverhamptonSportTelegenic OBVision Engineer
Prank PadHidden CameraPro Cam
for ITV 2
Vision Engineer
Match Of The DaySportBBCVision Engineer
Capital One Cup FootballSportSky SportsVision Engineer
Sky Bet Championship FootballSportPitch International Vision Engineer
Scottish Football League OneSportMNE TelevisionVision Engineer
UEFA Champions League SportBein Sport France Vision Engineer
Aviva Rugby SportPerform
for ITV
Vision Engineer
6 Nations Rugby SportRBS Vision Engineer
France & Ireland.
Aviva Premiership Rugby SportSky Sports Vision Engineer
Boxing SportBox Nation Vision Engineer
Cage Fighting SportGiant Film & TV
for KSW
Vision Engineer
GT Supercars ChampionshipSportGreenlight Television Vision Engineer
FIA Drag RacingSportGreenlight TelevisionVision Engineer
Santa Pod & Hockenheim
MCE Insurance British SuperbikesSportEurosport
& ITV
Vision Engineer
Bennets Superbike Championship SportEurosport Vision Engineer
T20 Cricket SportSky Sports Vision Engineer
Fly Away Caribbean
6 Day Cycling SportPresteigne Vision Engineer
London Velodrome Stratford
Paralympic Swimming SportSunset + Vine Vision Engineer
Paralympic Swimming SportChannel 4 Vision Engineer
Stratford
National Badminton League SportIMG Sports Media Vision Engineer
England Netball FinalsSportSky SportsVision Engineer
Netball Super League SportSky Sports Vision Engineer
4 seasons.
English Masters Beach Volleyball SportSpanish TVVision Engineer
Elite Ice Hockey SportSky SportsVision Engineer
World's Strongest Man SportIMG MediaVision Engineer
VariousSportSky Sports Vision Engineer
Pool, Indoor Bowls.
GlastonburyMusicBBC Vision Engineer
Wigwam Stage
Radio 1: Big WeekendMusicBBC Vision Engineer
Radio 1 Roadshow MusicBBCVision Engineer
Cambridge Festival MusicSky Arts Vision Engineer
Radio 1 Xtra LIVE MusicBBCVision Engineer
Radio 1 Presents...MusicBBCVision Engineer
Music for Life ConcertMusicGearhouse
for EMAP
Vision Engineer
MEN Arena & Hull Arena.
Westlife LIVE MusicGearhouse
for EMAP
Vision Engineer
MEN Arena
Summer Nights Concert MusicGearhouse Vision Engineer
Simply red, Elaine Page & Michael Ball
Coldplay LIVE MusicGearhouse Vision Engineer
MEN Arena Rosemary Conley
Happy Mondays LIVEMusicGearhouse Vision Engineer
MEN Arena.
Hogmanay Celebration EdinburghEventsBBC Scotland Vision Engineer
The Andrew Marr Show Current AffairsBBCVision Engineer
Live
Sports Personality of the Year Awards ShowBBC NWVision Engineer
24 Hour Party People Feature FilmBBCVision Engineer
Prime SuspectDramaBBCVision Engineer
TED Lectures LondonAdvertisingPresentation Service Providers Vision Engineer
National Geographic ConferencesEventsGearhouse Vision Engineer
National Union of Teachers ConferencesEventsGearhouse Vision Engineer

Additional Information

WORK HISTORY

Freelance Vision Engineer since January 2016

Televideo Outside Broadcast for 9 years:
Engineer Manager looking after the fleet of 10 vehicles from 4 to 24 camera channel 7.5 tonne to 43 tonne articulated triple expanding flagship production trucks. Using Sony and Grass Valley camera channels. Hot head, RFlink, Steadycam, vehicle mounted, Jib mounted. High speed super slow motion. Vision mixer and replay transition setup. EVS. Graphics key and fill. Synchronisers, Scan conversion. UMD’s, Matrix, Reidel comm’s setup and programming.
Experience with Generator twin sets. Knowledge of mains distribution, single and three phase power installations.

Gearhouse / MCL for 13 years:
From trainee to senior technician Andrew’s role covered checking and preparing audio video and lighting equipment for dry hire or for use by in house technicians at corporate, concert, sporting venues, product launches conferences and other large events.
Multi camera Portable Production Unit design, equipment purchasing, construction, and operation. Camera channels. Microwave links. Talkback Communication systems. Vision mixers, Key and Fill graphics, VT operation, multi format ISO record and playback.
Knowledge of audio signal paths. Portable recorder, ENG and SQN. Microphones, Mixers, compressors, gates, outboard effects. Large PA systems, speaker management. 48 channel 8 way monitor mix for live bands. Experience Midas Desks, generic and intelligent lighting from Martin and Avolites. Mains distribution, generators, twin sets. Video Projection and multi screen edge blend systems, led screens. Aerial rigging of lighting truss LED screens and projection screens for concerts and large corporate events.

Hobbies & Interests:
DIY, welding (using Arc Mig & Tig), automotive repairs. Guitar, bass, drums & keyboards.