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Contact: 09.00-17.00 Mon - Fri
Manchester & London, UK
Telephone: +44 (0)800 689 9866

About Steadi Facilities

Mobile Camera Operations, Stabilisation & Support for Television, Film & Live Events

Jason Torbitt provides the following broadcast services:-

 

  • Steadicam Operations, inc. Segway, Quad Bike & Motorbike
  • Jimmy Jib Camera Crane Operations
  • RF Link Operations
  • Camera Operations inc. handheld, ped, tripod, dolly, Hot Head
  • Specialist Operations inc. Motorbike, Quad Bike, Segway
  • RF & Racks Engineering
  • Vision Mixing / Live Event Directing
  • Camera Supervising for Multicamera
  • Focus Pulling for Steadicam & Jimmy Jib

 

Jason began his freelance career a decade and a half ago, and has developed a reputation as a hardworking, dedicated, reliable crew member, renowned for his approachability, work ethic, and the ability to constantly deliver results at the highest level. Jason's manner, hard work and love for what he does is evident on any production, and he is always 100% committed both on the day, and in the planning stages. With over a decade of operating experience, he is perfectly placed to enhance all types of production. He is a member of the Guild of Television Cameramen and Steadicam Operators' Association.


Jason believes in delivering high quality production standards and always strives to produce nothing but the best possible results no matter how challenging the environment. He has a reputation as being a committed, adaptable and dedicated member of the crew. Whether working on location, operating under pressure for long periods of time, or working within both large and smaller crews, Jason fits in well. His ability to work well under direction, frame up quickly, offer useful shots and think on his feet provides directors with high quality results, whatever the production, whatever the location.


He will always strive to understand the director’s vision, and meet with their expectations and demands creatively. He also offers solutions to problems quickly as and when they arise. Fault-finding is something he tackles quickly and effectively; his thorough understanding and technical knowledge of today's camera systems, from drama, commercials and promo camera packages to television systems cameras means he is an asset to Production on set. He's a true team player, and is well-respected amongst both colleagues and clients across the Television, Film and Live Events industries.


Jason’s work has meant a lot of travelling both within Europe and Worldwide. To date, he has worked within the United Kingdom, Ireland, Switzerland, Malta, Netherlands, Greece, Czech Republic, United States, Serbia, Italy, France, Turkey, Germany, Austria, Spain, Tenerife and Portugal.

 

In 2007 he was selected to present product demonstrations at the International Broadcast Convention (IBC) in Amsterdam, with the MK-V AR system; in the same year he was also an assistant instructor for a Steadicam workshop.

 

BA (Hons) Television Production

OpTex / BBC Steadicam Training

MK-V AR Training

GBCT / Optical Support Handsfree Transporter (Steadicam Segway) Training

GTC Safe Working at Heights Training

GTC Health and Safety Training