Lawrence Gallagher

Lawrence Gallagher

First Assistant Camera and Steadicam Operator

London, England

Member Since:
July 2016
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About Lawrence

I am a steadicam operator with a passion for my work and what it can bring onto the screen.
I have worked as a camera rental house technician, 2nd camera assistant, 1st camera assistant and have also been teaching my technical skills in a film school as a film lecturer.
I believe in working the shot to perfection, rehearsing every moment to get the shot the DOP and director want. I have worked my skill set to adapt to every shoot, and I constantly push to further my knowledge and abilities of my craft.

My steadicam exprience includes working on feature film ALLIES set in WW2 where I operated both A camera handheld and on steadicam for various battle scenes. I have worked on the award winning short film THE VOICE IN THE HEAD. I have shot commercials for SONY and the PS VITA, as well as CARPHONE WAREHOUSE and the phone app CLASH OF KINGS. There have also been many music videos including the now famous track IN2 by WSTRN.




  • Close the curtains there is blood on my shoes

    Close the curtains there is blood on my shoes (2016)
    Film (Short, Drama, Fantasy and Horror) Camera and Electrical Department A hedonistic tale about an actor who has a life changing experience but he is unable to make the right moral decisions on time. This leads him into spiritual decay where things take a surreal turn.

  • Choice. Regret.

    Choice. Regret. (2016)
    Film (Short and Drama) Camera and Electrical Department Add a Plot »

  • The Forbidden Note

    The Forbidden Note (2016)
    Film (Drama and Romance) Camera and Electrical Department Cosmo, a South African pianist falls in love with Sakeena, a British Muslim ballerina, who is being forced into an arranged marriage by her abusive radicalised Uncle. Through their struggle, Cosmo tries to show that the power of love, is far more important than the love for power. Written by Anonymous

  • Jacked

    Jacked (2015)
    Film (Short and Crime) Camera and Electrical Department Russell and Waylen jack a car, the wrong car, will they do the right thing?

  • Downsizer

    Downsizer (2015)
    Film (Short, Action, Comedy and Sci-Fi) Camera and Electrical Department What if 'Downsizing' was taken literally? A bloody, funny, short action flick exploring that Work, not War is Hell.

  • The Voice in the Head

    The Voice in the Head (2015)
    Film (Short and Drama) Camera and Electrical Department Psychologist David Rosenhan Ph.D - 'If sanity and insanity exist, how shall we know them?'

  • M.L.E.

    M.L.E. (2015)
    Film (Comedy) Camera and Electrical Department MLE ('My Little Eye') is based on a true story - Julie Robert, (nope, not Julia Roberts, as she corrects on a daily basis) is a broke actor who just lost her only gig. Stranded in a new country with her trouble-making friend Camila, and struggling to find a sane new agent, Julie finds herself taking on spy work from a strange family. What seems fun at first turns life belly-up for Julie (spy name, Emily) - the awkward, amateur spy. Written by Anonymous

  • Viking

    Viking (2015)
    Film (Short, Comedy and Drama) Camera and Electrical Department Held together with weak aphorisms and cheap mysticism, Cathy's life is a disaster. After stumbling through the last twenty five years estranged and vainly searching for herself, she finally returns home brave enough to confront the cause of it all - her brutal but ailing father; only she's too late and he's already dead. Denied closure she determines that he must still pay for his brutality and, commits to a darkly comic revenge that while it fails to deliver the justice she craves, does give her the sweet childhood reunion she needs. Written by Anonymous

  • Flame

    Flame (2014)
    Film (Short, Drama and Thriller) Camera and Electrical Department In a busy nightclub Katrina, one of the city's most popular dancers, is performing on stage to an enraptured audience. As she dances she's trailed by a suited, mysterious stranger; but who is he and what does he want from her?

  • Donkeys

    Donkeys (2014)
    Film (Short, Comedy, Crime and Drama) Camera and Electrical Department Donkeys follows two down-on-their-luck best friends as they try to enter the crime world, only to quickly realise they are way out of their depth.

  • The Christmas Party

    The Christmas Party (2014)
    Film (Short and Comedy) Camera and Electrical Department A brief insight into the office Christmas party of a company who have not really tried to make it too festive.

  • The Return of Wolfy

    The Return of Wolfy (2014)
    Video (Short, Drama and Music) Camera and Electrical Department Add a Plot »

  • Game of Throne

    Game of Throne (2014)
    Film (Short, Comedy, Crime and Family) Camera and Electrical Department 'King's of war are forgotten in our times...' How does the modern man regain his sense of leadership, his masculine pride, keep hold of his tribal rite to a throne. Game Of Throne is a 3 minute short film telling a story of our man forced into taking forbidden steps to reclaim his crown and the consequences which befall him. Written by Anonymous

  • Allies

    Allies (2014)
    Film (Action, Drama and War) Camera and Electrical Department August 1944. A team of British soldiers led by a US Captain are dropped behind enemy lines in France on a mission that could shorten the war. As nothing goes according to plan, commando Sergeant Harry McBain and Captain Gabriel Jackson know they must put aside personal animosity if the mission is to succeed. Inspired by true events, Allies tells the story of friendship and survival. Written by Anonymous

  • Iced: A Quick Freeze

    Iced: A Quick Freeze (2013)
    Film (Short and Drama) Camera and Electrical Department In a drug-fuelled haze, Cornelius is visited by his dead brother, his concerned sister and....Jimi Hendrix?

  • Miriam

    Miriam (2013)
    Film (Short, Drama and Mystery) Camera and Electrical Department Mrs Miller has lived a solitary but contented life since the death of her husband. By chance at the local cinema, Mrs Miller meets Miriam, a young girl with the same name who pretends to be with her to gain entry. After a series of disturbing events Miriam arrives late one night at Mrs Miller's apartment with a suitcase informing her she has come to live with her. Terrified, Mrs Miller rushes to her neighbors for help. They check her apartment but there is no sign of Miriam or her suitcase. Has Mrs Miller imagined it all? Who is Miriam, the child who threateningly demands 'Kiss me goodnight!'. Written by Anonymous

  • MInd Closure

    MInd Closure (2012)
    Film (Short, Drama and Mystery) Camera and Electrical Department Jake Bennett discovers explicit drawings his partner. Soon after, the disturbing appearance of a mysterious housekeeper unsettles Jake. When Miss Grimm, the housekeeper, reveals to him some sinister insinuations about the man on the drawings, she sets Jake off into a downward spiral of paranoia.

  • Looking for Neil

    Looking for Neil (2011)
    Film (Short and Romance) Camera and Electrical Department Lucy dreams of walking amongst the stars ... which may be closer than she thinks.

  • The First Zombie

    The First Zombie (2011)
    Film (Short, Comedy, Horror and Romance) Camera and Electrical Department A lonely zombie, fresh from the grave, struggles to get back the family life he once took for granted. Sometimes even the living dead deserve a second chance.

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