Wayne has worked in the television and film industry for twenty five years. He has built up a solid reputation as a dependable team player having been involved with numerous projects throughout this time. Having worked at every grade of the electrical lighting department from generator operator to gaffer, his strengths lie in understanding all aspects of the team and how to communicate effectively with directors of photography, producers and directors.
Planning and organisation are paramount, team work being essential both within lighting and across other departments. Communication is the crux of providing a quality service. Mindful of budgets, exemplary results are the goal. The production of quality television, commercials and films the ultimate aim.
Wayne started his career as a professional musician. Extensive touring as an accomplished bass guitarist and studio sound engineer stood him in good stead for the future. In his mid-twenties Wayne found employment with a lighting rental company, and the opportunity to work within a lighting team presented itself. Twenty five years later Wayne is a full time lighting gaffer and technician. Not content with his earlier qualifications (BA in Electronic Music), Wayne is now a qualified electrician to level 4 inspection and testing standard.