Dave Cheeseman is a camera operator, picture editor and operations manager who makes films for BBC News, Sport, Childrens’ and Online.
Dave has co-produced and worked as a cameraman and editor on features which have won successive Royal Television Society Midlands Awards, a Gold Award at the New York International TV Awards, and which have been Emmy-nominated.
Since 2012, Dave has worked for BBC Breakfast, Newsround and North West Tonight based at the BBC’s Northern headquarters at MediaCity UK in the North West of England.
In 2010, Dave lived and worked in Vancouver, Canada, where he enjoyed the opportunity to pursue outdoor activities such as hiking, snowboarding and mountain-biking, documenting his adventures through his blog. He also worked at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympic Games as a broadcast consultant, and helped run the first 24 hour channel for the Paralympic Winter Games.
Dave was part of the BBC team for the London 2012 Olympics and has recently returned from the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games where he worked as a broadcast consultant and technician for the International Paralympic Committee.
Dave still enjoys playing keyboard and drums in bands around the UK and often gigs across the UK and Europe.
You can contact Dave on 07971 842040 in the UK, david-cheeseman on Skype or by mailing davecheeseman [at] hotmail [dot] com. You can also follow Dave on twitter where he’s @davidcheeseman.