Guille Ibanez: Camera Operator Manchester
Guille Ibanez is a very experienced camera operator Manchester and the driving creative force behind Viva la Zoom. With over ten years of experience behind the lens, he is used to travelling all over the UK and as far afield as Lisbon, Stockholm, Myanmar and the US. His portfolio of customers includes Manchester City, Leaders, NHS, Mulberry, Manchester Metropolitan University and many more. As Viva la Zoom has grown and flourished, Guille has provided expert camera operator skills for a diverse range of high profile projects. He was there on Referendum results morning, capturing live interviews and reactions in studio to Brexit for the BBC on Victoria Derbyshire program ; He also worked on the acclaimed The Stone Roses documentary film, Made of Stone and he has shot over 30 video-journalism pieces for national newspapers.
Guille is experienced, creative and approachable with lashings of initiative. He likes to keep projects alive and build the story with his camera (helped by his experience as a video editor) while working hard to deliver the images needed for your video brief and meet customer deadlines and high expectations.
Guille has experience with a wide range of cameras. He currently owns two Canon C100, Canon 5D MkIII and several Fujifilm photography cameras. However, he has a working knowledge of many other cameras such as Red Dragon, Sony FS5 and FS7. In terms of equipment, he owns all what is needed for any job specification, from steadicam DJI Ronin-M to Jib, slider and much more. He can also work as a lightning camera operator if the job requires it.
Camera Kit: Canon C300 // Canon C100 // Canon 5D MKIII // Fujifilm X-T2 // Fujifilm X-T1 // GoPro 4 // DJI Ronin-M // Cinevate Atlas Slider for heavy weight camera 1m // Konova Slider 80cm // 2m metre Jib // Canon L 24-105mm // Canon L 35mm // Canon L 50mm // Canon L 85mm // Canon 70-200mm // Tokina 16-28mm // Sennheiser radio mics kit x2 // Tascam Audio recorder // Zoom recorders x2
Guille is also a very keen award-winning photographer and when he is not working as a camera operator in Manchester as Viva La Zoom, he can be found as travelling and taking pictures. Please take a look at his street and documentary photographer site if you are interested.
Please take some time to view some of the projects below to see some of Guille’s freelance camera operating services in action, and visit the Contact page to get in touch and discuss your upcoming project.
Guille works alongside our many other talented and creative camera operators to provide a flexible crew to suit any scale of project.