Camera Operator After ‘Midnight Rider’: “Speak Loudly And Lead By Example”


Dave Chameides_FotorDave Chameides, an Emmy-winning A Camera/Steadicam operator, has been working in the film industry for the past 25 years and is a member of Local 600 for the last 20 years.

Deadline Guest Shot BadgeIn the wake of the Sarah Jones tragedy we’ve heard about the Director, the Producer, the UPM (unit production manager) and the 1st AD (assistant director). We’ve learned of their duplicity and the fact that the above the line “adults” had complete knowledge of the danger they placed their crew in. But in every article that I read I want to ask the same questions: Where was the operator? Where was the DP? Why have we heard nothing about their responsibility in this horrible crime?

As a camera operator with 25 years experience, I understand that it’s part of my job description to make sure that my crew and I remain safe. I’m not infallible and it’s not a job…

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