Freelance television cameraman | Live | PSC | Studio | HD | birmingham midlands UK | Cornwall & Devon


More about Mike

As a BBC trained lighting cameraman with over 15 years’ experience, Mike Johnson makes every shoot look stylish and professional. He combines creative ideas and an eye for detail with a passion for making great television.

Mike has earned a reputation as a reliable, creative and skillful member of the production teams he works with. Whether working as a camera supervisor on a multi-camera live production, or as a lighting cameraman on a PSC shoot, he will work hard, alongside your team, to give you the right shots that will leave your editor spoilt for choice.

Mike is very proud to be part of the technical and creative team for Springwatch that won the BAFTA Special Award 2011.

He is a full member of the Guild of Television Cameramen and has £10 million worldwide Public Liability Insurance cover.

When not working Mike can be found at home in Shropshire with his wife and daughter, dreaming of the next snowboarding trip, African adventure or braving the waves in Cornwall learning to surf.

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It all started here…

1996: Joined BBC Pebble Mill in Birmingham as a runner 

1997: BBC camera traineeship

1998: Promoted to BBC cameraman

1999: Internal BBC attachment to Television Centre and OB’s in London

2001: Mike went freelance

2007: launched

2009:TV Camera Crew Ltd launched

2011: Now producing own corporate films

Read more about Birmingham based cameraman Mike Johnson in IdeasTap magazine.