Ollie Richards

Camera Operator & DoP, Drone Op & 1st AC

Topside | Documentary | Adventure | People | Commercials

Ollie is a camera and drone operator, driven by an ambition to help share amazing stories, rendered in beautiful images. Ollie has worked all over the world across 6 continents in over 50 countries, from cold dark caves to red hot deserts. Recent credits include Disney's 'The World According to Jeff Goldblum' Nat Geo's 'One Strange Rock', and Chanel 5's 'Our Yorkshire Farm'. Regularly working on documentaries, commercials, and entertainment programmes, Ollie is also an experienced multi-camera operator, working frequently with others on outside broadcasts and live streams. Certified by the CAA, FAA, and SFOC for commercial drone operation in the UK, USA, and Canada Ollie also holds a valid 5-year IVISA for working in the US, and owns a mixture of kit, from cameras and drones, to gimbals, lighting, grip, and sound equipment. 

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