Todd Lacey

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Orlando, Florida

I have been in the industry since 2005.

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(407) 697-3004

About Me

STEADICAM OPERATOR, CAMERA OPERATOR, VIDEOGRAPHER, NEWS PHOTOGRAPHER

*Steadicam, Jib, Handheld, RF, Long Lens, Pedestal, Robotics, ENG, News Photographer*


EMAIL ME @: todd.lacey.camera.op@live.com


OBJECTIVE:

Open to Steadicam and Camera Operator work where I can help in the video production for education, enjoyment and entertainment. I have 8+ years of camera operator experience with video production, audio-visual and entertainment companies, a professional sports franchise in broadcast production, a major market television news station and a national television broadcast network. In addition I also have 3 solid years of Full-time Steadicam Operator experience including Steadicam experience for a national television broadcast network.



PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS:

Dynamic team player with refined Steadicam and camera operation skills; an extensive background in audio-visual, video and TV broadcast production; and diversified experience across the following broad-based competencies:


EFP • Basketball • Hockey • Football • Cheer & Dance • Dance Recitals • Concerts • Marching Band
Live-Events • Presentations • Speeches • Lectures • Special Events • Banquets • Pageant’s
Event Videography • ENG • News • Press Events • Interviews • Studio



PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Orlando Magic - Orlando, FL
Camera Operator
(Regular - Home Games & Events)
2010 - Present

Amway Center is the home of the NBA’s Orlando Magic and is North America’s most technologically advanced sporting arena.

* Long Lens & Handheld Camera Op. - Orlando Magic (NBA)
* Long Lens & Handheld Camera Op. - Orlando Solar Bears (ECHL) 2012-Present
* Handheld Camera Op. - Orlando Predators (AFL) 2011-2013
* Long Lens Camera Op. - Amway Center Events
* EFP/ENG Camera Op. - 2012 NBA ALL-STAR Game


PSAV Presentation Services - Orlando, FL
Camera Operator
(Part-Time Show Team)
2013 - Present

For more than 75 years, PSAV has been setting the standard for event technology services within the hotel, resort and conference center industry, offering the expertise for everything from intimate gatherings to large conventions.

* Long Lens & Handheld Camera Op. - Show Team Events
* EFP/ENG Camera Op. - Corporate Event Documentation, Interviews, B-roll


PRG - Orlando, FL
Camera Operator
(Freelance)
2014 - Present

PRG serves a range of markets, including concert touring, corporate events, trade shows, special events, theatre, television and film. They are the world’s leading supplier of entertainment and event technology, PRG provides integrated services and equipment, including audio, video, lighting, rigging, staging, and scenery and automation systems, for these markets from more than 40 offices in North America, South America, Europe, Africa, Asia and Australia.


Golf Channel, NBC Sports Group - Orlando, FL
Steadicam Operator
(Regular)
2012 - 2013

The Golf Channel, part of the NBC Sports Group, is the leader in golf tournament coverage as seen on NBC and is the home of innovative, insightful and entertaining programming, including news, instruction and original specials and series. Golf Channel can be seen in more than 120 million homes in over 60 countries worldwide.

* RF Steadicam, Pedestal & Robotic Camera Op. - "Morning Drive"
* Steadicam & Pedestal Op. - "Golf Central"
* Steadicam Op. - "On The Range"
* Steadicam Op. - "School of Golf"


The Walt Disney Company - Lake Buena Vista, FL
Steadicam Operator
(Full-time)
2010 - 2012

The Walt Disney World Resort is an entertainment complex that opened October 1, 1971 and is the most visited attraction in the world, with attendance of 52.5 million annually.

* RF Steadicam, Long Lens, Handheld and Robotic Camera Op. and EFP shooter - American Idol.
* Handheld Camera Op. - Disney Broadcast Productions


WFTV (abc)/WRDQ, Cox Media Group - Orlando, FL
Videographer
(Regular)
2010

WFTV9 abc Eyewitness News Orlando is DMA #19’s top rated local TV news station.

* Production Videographer - TV Commercials, Interviews, PSA’s & Promo’s
* News Photographer - ENG Assignments & Interviews


Mr. Video Productions - Orlando, FL
Live-Event Director, Videographer
(Full-time)
2006 - 2009

Mr. Video is one of the nation’s leading live-event videographers specializing in sports video production.

* Camera Op. - Live Sporting Events
* EFP/ENG - Event Documentation & B-roll


Key Video Productions - Buffalo, NY
Video Editor
2005 - 2006

Key Video produces TV commercials, corporate, training and recruiting videos and professionally records conferences, seminars, events and depositions. KVP has won several local, regional, and national awards for excellence.



EDUCATION:

The State University of New York at Buffalo - Buffalo, NY
Degree: BA - Media Study, 2005

Extra Info

  • Harold Lee Miller Photography - Indianapolis, IN
  • Hahn, Texas Communications - Austin, TX
  • Cold Harbor Films - Alexandria, VA
  • Vault Media, LLC - Clayton, MO