I'm Laura Jane Buchanan, a newly established, well educated and experienced Camera Operator, Photographer and AC for Film and Television around Glasgow. Best established from my role as Director of Photography for the BBC Scotland documentary, The Bad Guy. 
With a growing portfolio of film and photography work covering a wide rage of subjects and formats, I am now looking for opportunities steer my focus towards a more meaningful camera operating career in helping to communicate the beauty of our natural world and the impact we as a species are having on it. 

Photo by Max Muirhead

Technical Skills
Camera Operating
Arri Alexa Mini, RED Gemeni, Sony FS7, Canon XF305, Black Magic 4k, Various Go Pro & DSLR models
Image & Video Editing
Adobe CC (Photoshop, Lightroom, Premiere Pro, After Affects ) Davinci Resolve, Avid Media Composer & Pro Tools
Education & Qualifications
1:1 BA Honours Degree in Film and Media Production         The University of Stirling 2014-2018
Grade A in HNC Photography - New College Lanarkshire 2013-2014 
COVID-19 - Safe Sets International June 2020
IOSH Working Safely Certificate Pheonix HSE 2019
Full & Clean UK Driving License - DVLA 2012
Advanced Open Water Diver - PADI since 2014
My personal gear includes a Nikon D750 DSLR, Various Nikon & Tamron Lenses, a DJI Mavic Pro drone & various Go Pro models