Wayne Norman, Video Engineer

Video Engineer
Video Controller (Shader)
Technical Director
Video Painting Engineer

Digital Image Technician
Engineer in Charge
Technical Manager
Technical Supervisor

Talk Shows
Reality Shows
Music Videos
New Media

Triax, Fiber, and Copper Camera
Set Up and Operation Specialist

Experienced with all brands of Digital Cinema Cameras,
including Alexa, Red, Sony, and Phantom


Field, Studio, Flight Packs, Mobile Units

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Sit-Coms, Comedies, Specials

2016 GOP Debates @ Reagan Library, Video Engineer/Controller

2016 Democratic Debates @ Wynn Hotel, Las Vegas - Video Engineer/Controller

Essence Awards - 2015

I Heart Radio - Video Controller/Engineer

@ Midnight - Comedy Central - Video Controller, Video Engineer

Real Time with Bill Maher - Video Controller

Gettin' Some Strange - Comedy Central Pilot - Video Controller

Sleight of Mouth - Comedy Central Pilot - Video Controller

MTV2 Nick Cannon Exercise Pilot - Video Controller

Upload with Shaq O'Neil - Video Controller, Video Systems Engineer, including EVS

Comedy Central Justin Bieber Roast Red Carpet Special - Video Controller

In the House - Multi Camera Remote - Engineer In Charge

Spike TV Comic-Con Special - Video Engineer

CNN - Red Carpet - Oscars, SAG Awards, Emmy Awards, Daytime Emmy,  CNN Heros

Various Sitcom pilots & Comedy Specials - Technical Director & Video

Kate & Alley - Studio Video & Remote Technical Director

MTV Music Concert Specials - Technical Director

Several Comedy Standup Performances - Technical Director

George Lopez Show - Hi Def DIT

Yo Gabba Gabba - Video Engineer 

Harmon Quest - HD-SDI
Bill Nye Saves the World - 4K - Netflix

Tori Spelling: Celebrity Lie Detector - Video Controller

Bill Cosby Special - Technical Director

Talk Shows, Game Shows & Pilots

Girl Code Live (LA) - Video Controller


Direct TV Monthly Presentation - Video Engineer

MTV Snack Off - Video Controller

  Rich Eisen - Direct TV - Video Controller

Talk...with David Frost - Technical Director

Time Travelers - Pilot - Video

Access Hollywood - Schwarzenegger Remote - Video Engineer/Controller

Digital World - Pilot -Technical Director

VH-1 - Music Video Intros - Video

Magic Johnson Talk Show - Paramount TV - Video

NHK - Japan Television - Technical Director

Direct TV Project - Video Engineer/ Camera Operator

Dinner and a Movie - Video Engineer

Chick Flix - Video Engineer & Camera Operator

Dan Patrick - Direct TV - Video Controller
BET Talk Show Pilot - Technical Director & Engineer
All Chat - Riot Games - Video Controller


MTV Motel California - Engineer in Charge

Hollywood Park - Engineer in Charge

Channel One - Video Engineer

AVHQ - Trade Shows - Director/Technical Director

Video Applications - Director/TD

X-Treme Games - Edit System Set Up Engineer

Bexel - Freelance engineer and technical director for multi camera shoots and edit system set up and operation

Duke City - Video Engineer for multi-camera shoots and edit system operation and maintenance

Gearhouse LA - Video Engineer/Technical Director and director for Multicamera shows.

Videocam, Inc.- Video Engineer, technical director, and director for multi-camera shows

Creative Technologies - High Definition Video Engineer for Flight Pack Systems

AMP'd - Cell Phone Telecasts - Video Engineer and Technical Director

Knitty Gritty - Set Up Video Engineer

Smart Pros - Video Engineer and Video Controller for Flight Pack for Infomercial


LA Lakers - Basketball - Video Control

LA Clippers - Basketball - Video Control

Los Angeles Kings - Hockey - Video Controller

USC Football - Video Controller

Los Angeles Galaxy - Soccer  - Video Controller

LA Dodgers - Baseball - Video Controller

Red Bull New Years Eve Long Beach Motorcycle Jump Red Bull Rally Cross Event

Football - Technical Director & Video

Gymnastics - Technical Director

Pac 12 Sports - Video Controller

Time Warner Cable Sports - Video Controller

Baseball - Technical Director & Video

Horse shows - Technical Director & Video

Basketball - Technical Director

NY Marathon - Video

Ice Hockey -Video

Swimming - Technical Director

Auto racing - Video

Track and field - Technical Director & Video

Soccer - Video

Golf - Video

Tennis - Technical Director

Boxing - Technical Director

Motocross - Video

Bowling - Technical Director

Ultimate Fighting - Video Controller (Exterior Shoot)

PMTV - Soccer Tournament - Engineer in Charge

Red Bull Motocross - Video Controller Lacrosse - CBS Sports Network - Video Controller

 Commercials and Industrials

TV Commercials - Technical Director or video on hundreds of television commercials for companies including:  Anheiser Busch, IBM, Burger King, Sears, Toyota, Vons, Cisco Systems, Direct TV, Intuit, Petco, International Paper

Industrials - Technical Director or video on hundreds of industrial productions, including Blue Shield, Amgen, Magic - the Game, Deloitte & Touche, LLP, NBC Upfront, Coke, Herbalife, Neutrogena, Sony Studios, Disneyland, Medtronics

DIT on over 2 dozen High Definition Commercial Productions

Infomercials & Music Videos

Infomercials: Technical Director or video on dozens of infomercials

Music Videos - Technical Director & Video on dozens of music videos (including Ultimatte)

Concerts - Technical Director and video on taped and live music performances

Cybersonic - Infomercial - Video Engineer

 Reality Shows

Wake Up Call - Engineer in Charge & Hidden Camera Specialist - Reality Show

MTV Harassment - Hidden Camera Show - Set up Engineering Racks and their implementation

 Blow Out - Video Controller and Hidden Camera Specialist

 The Bachelor - EIC - Next Entertainment

 I have worked on over 2 dozen Reality Shows, however because of Confidentiality agreements and their vagueness, I cannot list or discuss them.


I have worked as a Video Engineer, Video Controller, Director, and/or Technical Director on over 200 corporate shows. using flight packs and occasionally mobile units.

Companies Include:  IBM, GM, Ford, Toyota, Bridgestone, Proctor and Gamble, all of the major pharmaceutical companies, Wells Fargo, Bank of America, NBC Upfronts, Hewlett Packard, Sony, Motorola, Herbalife, Direct TV, and many, many more.

 Special Skills

  • Excellent 4K and HD-SDI Diagnostic Skills
  • Very Budget Conscious
  • Very Logistically Minded
  • Excellent Fiber Optic Diagnostic skills
  • Easily Interpret Production Needs into a properly designed and executed Video Engineering layout and signal delivery
  • Exceptional Computer Skills
  • Excellent at Multi-Tasking
Have a complete Fiber Optic Cleaning Kit for ST, SC, LC, and SMPTE including a microscope for Ferrule Examination, plus signal strength meters and Light Pens

Extensive Experience designing video signal acquisition and distribution using fiber, microwave and conventional copper for entertainment, corporate, and sports productions and then putting together Tech Requisitions .
Union Affiliation

IA 600, Nabet, IBEW

Serving Los Angeles, Hollywood, Burbank, Culver City, Santa Monica, LA, Downtown Los Angeles, Pasadena, Glendale, Studio City, Sherman Oaks, County of Los Angeles, County of Orange, Orange County, Ventura County, Riverside County, Anaheim, California, Santa Ana, Universal City, Universal Studios, North Hollywood, West Hollywood, La Mirada, Fullerton, Redondo Beach, Huntington Beach, Newport Beach, Long Beach, Costa Mesa, Venice, Covina, Beverly Hills, Malibu, Thousand Oaks, Simi Valley, Moorpark

Specialist in commercial production, music videos, sit-coms, episodic program, dramatic programs, movies, features, reality programs, corporate videos, entertainment specials
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