Work with the Director of Photography to set up an adjust the lights that will be used in the first few scenes. Have standby lamps handy in case we need something smaller. Keep a good selection of gels with me as they are always changing them!
You may have been wondering about this one! A term used in the film world, for the main assistant to the lighting electrician or Gaffer. See Electrician, Sparks
Qualified and experienced electrician, with plenty of film location or theatre experience as a junior. Knowledge of safety requirements.
Start as a runner or junior electrician and work you way up through the ranks by getting on with people and doing a good job.
Now working for the BBC
Great job at MTV
Rewrote CV and got a fab media job!