Christopher Brown

Charlotte, North Carolina


About Me

A seasoned professional with over 28 years of national and international, reality, home makeover, corporate, commercial, and documentary production experience. Available camera packages including two Sony FS7's , Sony a7s II mirrorless camera/Ronin S Gimbal, and DJI Mavic 2 Pro drone.

I am experienced at working with remote producers. I have a special built laptop stand to go next to camera for remote producers to conduct the interview via Zoom or Teams anywhere in the world. I can direct feed the output of my Sony FS7 back to the remote producer. I routinely arrange and provide for my clients, COVID safety compliant video crews ranging from a one-man-band to a full crew.

My clients include multiple large corporate clients, Brandstar, A&E Network, National Geographic, Discovery, NOVA, NASCAR, NBC Sports, NFL Network, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Red Bull Media Group, and the American Cancer Society.

My experience includes going on-location and finding the best "look angle" for an interview set-up. I am comfortable setting up a great looking and sounding interview. I have both Canon zoom and CINE prime lenses. My lighting kit includes Bi-color battery-powered LED panels, Kino Flo soft light, Arri 300, Arri 150, and DedoLight. I know how to shoot creative B-roll to make your editor very happy. I have my FAA and North Carolina state certifications for commercial UAS ("Drone") operation and I fly a DJI Mavic 2 Pro 4K drone. My company has $1 million in both general liability and drone liability insurance on all productions.

Equipment Includes:
- Sony FS7 M2 Camera (HD, 4K & PAL recording)
- Sony FS7 M1 (HD, 4K & PAL recording)
- FS7 Streaming device to send direct camera output to remote producer
- Remote Producer Kit
- Sony Alpha a7s II mirrorless Camera
- Ronin S Gimbal
- Canon 24-70mm f/2.8 Lens
- Canon 70-200mm f/2.8 Lens
- Canon 16-35mm f/2.8 Lens
- Rokinon XEEN 35, 50, & 85mm T1.5 CINE Prime Lens Kit
- Sony 16-35mm Lens
- Metabones Ultra Speed Adapters
- (4) 128GB XQD Memory Cards
- (2) 16GB XQD Memory Cards
- Single Wheel Follow Focus
- Canon 5D III
- DJI Mavic 2 Pro 4K Drone
- Also have access to: ARRI Mini
- Tripods
- Dana Dolly w/ 7′ straight track
- Lighting Kit: Kino Flo 2’4 Bank, Arri 300 & 150, DedoLight, (3) Bi-color LED lights, gels, patterns, dimmers
- Audio Kit: Sound Devices 633 mixer/recorder, 5 Lectronsonics wireless systems, Sanken & Tram lav mics

I have been in the industry since 1992.


Camera Operator / Drone Operator – Military Makeover with Montel
August, 2021 — September, 2021
Television – Brandstar
Director of Photography (DP) – Untitled True Crime Series
August, 2021 — August, 2021
Television – A&E / Category 6 Media
Director of Photography (DP) FS7 – Mysteries of the Abandoned - Idaho Gold Mine Ghost Towns
May, 2021 — May, 2021
Television – Science Channel / Like a Shot Entertainment
Director of Photography – Mysteries of the Abandoned - Greenbrier Bunker
November, 2020 — January, 2021
Television – Science Channel / Like a Shot Entertainment
Director of Photography (DP) FS7 – What on Earth / Contributor Interviews
November, 2020 — December, 2020
Television – Science Channel / WAG Entertainment
Director of Photography (DP) FS7 – Powering Healthy Lives 3-part Mini-Documentary Series
October, 2020 — October, 2020
Online – Purple States
Director of Photography (DP) – Bigger Than Me
August, 2020 — August, 2020
Short Film – Beats by Dre
Director of Photography (DP) – Designing Spaces (Season 9)
June, 2020 — June, 2020
Television – Lifetime/Brandstar
Camera Operator – Mountain Men
May, 2020 — December, 2020
Television – History Channel / Warm Springs Productions
Camera Operator – Military Makeover with Montel Williams (Season 22)
February, 2020 — March, 2020
Television – Lifetime/Monkey Toes Film/Brandstar
Director of Photography/Camera Operator – Bank of America - New Homebuyer Loans
January, 2019 — January, 2019
Corporate – Burson Cohn & Wolf
Director of Photography (DP) FS7 – Dan Jansen, Olympic Gold Medalist Interview
January, 2019 — January, 2019
Other – NRK Sport TV
Director of Photography FS7 – Culture of Health Online Documentary Series
July, 2016 — October, 2017
Online – Robert Wood Johnson Foundation / Purple States

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