Steadicam Gold Workshop

Tiffen Steadicam have announced the dates for their long anticipated UK Steadicam 2015 Gold Workshop 

Confirmed dates are to be from Sunday 1 – to Friday 6 November 2015

Placements will be on a first come, first served basis and will be residential.

The course will be at Latimer Place near Chorleywood in Hertfordshire, a fabulous venue with great facilities and fantastic selection of both outdoor and indoor locations.

Along with professional approaches to blocking and choreography, the course will also introduce using grip, rickshaws, vehicle mounting and hands-free equipment  to hone and improve your skills as a Steadicam Operator.

This Gold Workshop will have an ever-increasing technical approach to training, and will incorporate all the advanced skills not generally covered on the Silver and Bronze Workshops. Potential attendees should have a reasonable basic understanding of Steadicam to get the most from the training, but instructors will be on hand for all levels of ability.

This will be a five and a half day, intensive and fully submersive experience with some of Europe’s finest Steadicam operators as instructors from the worlds of Motion Picture, TV/Broadcast, Drama, Sport and corporate films.

The instructors announced so far include the cream of UK Steadicam operators:

  • Peter Cavaciuti ACO: Thor; Captain America: Skyfall; Alice in Wonderland; The Wolfman; Eyes Wide Shut
  • Peter Robertson ACO: Edge of Tomorrow; Anna Karenina; Hanna; Quantum of Solace; Atonement; Hot Fuzz
  • Paul Edwards ACO: Man From UNCLE; Before I go to Sleep; 47 Ronin; Harry Potter (various); Run Fatboy Run; Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy
  • Roger Tooley ACO: Penny Dreadful; Mortdecai; Inspector Lewis; Mr Selfridge; Green Zone; Shaun of the Dead

along with Tiffen lead instructors/co-ordinators Robin Thwaites and Danny Hallett.

There will be a maximum of 20 placements available, to offer maximum benefit from the training. Cost is inclusive of full board and lodgings. The workshop fee is not negotiable without board/lodgings.

Click here for the GOLD application form 2015