Daniel works as both first and second camera assistant. His experience includes work as a Focus Puller(shot 297episodes/120hrs), Loader, Videographer, Photographer, Video producer, Story boarder, Video editor, Web and Graphic Designer.


Camera Experience
Arri mini, Arri Alexa, Red Epic, Sony F55, Canon 5D, Movi rig, Go Pro
On Set
Focus pulling, Camera assistant, Video downloading, Equipment handling and maintenance, Stock control, Grip work, Managing assistants
Adobe Photoshop, Lightroom, Premiere, After effects, DVD Studio Pro, Final cutpro, Shot-put Pro
Own Equipment
Arri WCU-4 remote focus Unit
Sony A7Sii body and lenses, handheld rig, legs and slider
Small HD DP7 focus monitor


2015 Focus Pulling course (Screen Training Ireland)
2004 BSc Multimedia Hon Degree (University of Wales)

Other Achievements

Walked full Camino de Santiago(1000km+), Walked Alps (350km+), Visited over 50 countries, Completed PADI scuba diving cert, Captained St Sylvester’s GAA to Both league and championship wins


Ciaran Tanham DOP.    Ph: 0872562882
Cathal Watters DOP    Ph: 0868190524



The Brigade RTE Feb 2018 – Abu Productions – DOP Andrew Cummins Focus puller

Irelands got talent Doc – Kite Productions- Oct 2018 -DOP Andrew Cummins
Focus Puller
Celebrity Cruise Travel – Zanizibar Films – Oct 2018 -DOP Matt Staker
Focus Puller
Super Value Commercials – Nomos Productions – Sep 2018 -DOP Andrew Cummins
Focus Puller
Taken Down – Spiral Pictures – Jul/Aug 2018 -DOP Cathal Watters
Focus Puller
Calm with Horses – Element pictures – May 2018 -DOP Piers McGrail
2nd Assistant
McDonaldsAd – Midas Prod.- April 2018 -DOP Cathal Watters
Focus Puller
Boyle sports Ad – Midas Prod.- April 2018 -DOP Ciaran Tanham
Focus Puller
Heartland – Sweet Media- April 2018 -DOP Will Bex
A Camera Loader
Royally Ever After – Hallmark – March 2018 -DOP Seamus Deasy
A and B Camera Loader
Mary (Short) Character Films – DOP: Eimear Ennis Graham
Focus puller
Mother (Short) Character Films – DOP: Eimear Ennis Graham
Focus puller
Laid to Rest (Short) Gaslight productions – DOP: Andrew Cummins
Focus puller
Never Grow Old – Ripple World PicturesDec 2017 DOP: Piers McGrail
B Camera Loader

PS4 spec commercial – Focus puller – Banjoman Films
Applegreen Commercial – Camera Assistant – Gaslight production
Fitbit Commercial – Focus puller – Mediacoop productions
Dublin chamber of commerce – Focus puller – Mediacoop productions
Vita and Virginia – Blinder Films – Aug 2017 DOP: Carlos de Carvalho
A Camera Loader
Red Rock – Element Pictures 2014 – Nov 2017 (Full Time)
DOP: Ciaran Tanham and Declan Emerson
Focus Puller A Camera Jan 2016 – Nov 2017
Focus Puller B Camera Jan 2015 – Dec 2015
Camera Assistant Sep 2014 – Dec 2014
Penance/Aithri – Zanzibar Productions 2016DOP Ciaran Tanham
A Camera Loader
B Camera Focus Puller
Food Paradise (Travel Channel)
The Guarantee (TV3) – DOP Cian de Buitlear
Sky Sports Advertisements
The Centre (RTE) DOP Cian de Buitlear
Ronan Fox Documentaries (TnaG)
Freelance Photography – events, model and band photography
Barry McCall Photography Apr 2013 – June 2013
Photographic Assistant
Downloading and Touch up work
Holland America Line Jan 2012 – Oct 2012: (8mth Contract)
Ships Videographer of events, tours and shows, DVD Production
Portrait/Travel Photography, Template/ flyer production
Printers Assistant
Cobweb, Rathgar, Dublin 2010 – 2011
Photography, lighting, editing, Joomla web design
Camelot 2010
Trainee Camera dailies
RAW RTE TV Production 2010
Trainee Camera
Chase Travel, Malahide Rd. Dublin 2005 – 2007 2009-2010
Graphic Design, Video Production, Web Design, Marketing, Product Development, Contracting
Pioneer Investment, George’s quay, Dublin 2005: (Contract)
Video Recording, Video and Sound Editing, Compressing and adding to
Adobe Flash website