Andrew Paton

EVS

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 been an EVS Operator for just over 6 years now, working predominantly on sports such as Football, Cricket, Tennis, Athletics, and Mixed Martial Arts, while more recently he as branched out to light entertainment being involved in The Button for the BBC, and Red Carpet events and Film Q&A Sessions for Video Europe.

In addition to EVS Andrew also works at CNN’s London Bureau as a Freelance MCR Operator, his role there requires him to make Local End bookings through BT Tower, providing QC on all incoming and outgoing feeds, ensuring all signals are converted to the appropriate formats, and recording all required feeds and locally produced programs.

Andrew has been in the UK since 2016 and has shown himself to be a committed, professional as an EVS operator.

Selected Credits

Australia vs India
Test Match Cricket
SportFox Sports Australia
/NEP Australia
EVS
BBL T20 CricketSportFox Sports Australia
/NEP Australia
EVS
IPL CricketSportBT SportEVS
Wimbledon Host BroadcastSportNEP VisionsEVS
US Open Tennis for AmazonSportIMGEVS
Hydro BoxingSportSilver CityEVS
The ButtonQuiz / Game ShowBBCEVS
2018 Commonwealth GamesSportNEP AustraliaEVS
Ride London CyclingSportCTVEVS
Arsenal TVSportInput MediaEVS
Europa LeagueSportInput MediaEVS
Premier League & European FootballSportBT SportEVS
Film PremiersOutside BroadcastVideo EuropeEVS
ICC Womens World CupSportTelevideoEVS
ITV Horse RacingSportNEP VisionsEVS
International Football FriendlySportOBSTVEVS
Hogmanay 2017/18Outside BroadcastOneBoxEVS
EFL Play Offs SportSunset + VineEVS
Indy CarsSportBT SportEVS
AthleticsSportNEP VisionsEVS
MMA BallatorSportSilver CupEVS
Comic Relief Dancethon 2017Light EntertainmentVivid Broadcast
for BBC
EVS
Australian Open Tennis 2017SportGearhouse BroadcastEVS
Football on FiveSportSunset + Vine
for Five
EVS
CricketSportSunset & VineEVS
Premier League ChannelSportIMG MediaEVS
Channel 4 Racing (OB)SportIMG MediaEVS
WimbledonSportIMG Media
for ESPN
EVS
Gallery work
AFL (Australian Football)SportFox Footy/SevenEVS
ICC Cricket World CupSportFox SportsEVS
Australian Open TennisSportESPNEVS
2012-2015
Sky Horse RacingSportMediatecMulti Skilled Operator

Equipment Used

Operation of EVS LSM
Knowledge of IP Director and X-File
Dreamcatcher Operation
MCR Operation – NewsApps, iNews, Routers, Converters
Proficient in Final Cut Pro, Adobe Creative Suite
Experienced in OB Operations, Equipment, Fault Tracking, Problem Solving
Extensive experience Broadcast Cameras

Qualifications

2011 BASIC EVS OPERATION A&B (TAFE Technical Operations Centre):
Instant replays of multiple angles
Playing and Creating Clips
Creating/Editing Playlists for highlight packages
Grabbing & using clips off Networked Machines
Adding key words to clips
Working off the VGA Monitor

Additional Information

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY:

CNN London Bureau From July 2018 - Ongoing
MCR Operation (Freelance)

Duties Include:

  • Booking Local Ends through BT Tower
  • Converting Signals to appropriate format
  • Provide QC on all incoming and outgoing feeds
  • Recording certain feeds and ISO’s of locally produced shows

Mediatec Outside Broadcasting from November 2013 - May 2016
Director/Switcher for SKY RACING
Duties included:

  • Acting as crew leader & performing all roles required during broadcast
  • Liaising with clubs & local officials to ensure smooth production
  • Film races both for broadcast & for steward's review
  • Operation of MLE Vision Mixing Desk (carbonite C-2)
  • Operation of additional technology such as CCU, GFX etc


Provideo Outside Broadcasting from October - November 2013
Switcher / Camera Operator for SKY RACING

Duties included: patching the trick into the track & prepare equipment for live broadcast