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Photographers, Audio-visual and Broadcasting Equipment Operators

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About this career

£20,789

Median salary

New workers start around £12,269.61. Normal pay is £20,789 per year. Highly experienced workers can earn up to £42,506.55.
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Jobs

Subjects achieved a 100% pass rate, including Maths, Further Maths, Physics, English Literature and Spanish.

Daily Tasks

  • Operates sound mixing and dubbing equipment to obtain desired mix, level and balance of sound.
  • Manages health and safety issues.
  • Operates equipment to record, edit and play back films and television programmes.
  • Checks operation and positioning of projectors, vision and sound recording equipment, and mixing and dubbing equipment.
  • Controls transmission, broadcasting and satellite systems for television and radio programmes, identifies and solves related technical problems.
  • Takes, records and manipulates digital images and digital video footage.
  • Photographs subject or follows action by moving camera.
  • Operates scanning equipment to transfer image to computer and manipulates image to achieve the desired effect.
  • Inserts lenses and adjusts aperture and speed settings as necessary.
  • Arranges subject, lighting, camera equipment and any microphones.
  • Selects subject and conceives composition of picture or discusses composition with colleagues.

Skills

Job postings

Active Learning
73
Monitoring
70
Active Listening
70
Reading Comprehension
67
Critical Thinking
66
Speaking
66
Learning Strategies
63
Writing
57
Mathematics
49
Science
39