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Taylor McClay

Camera Trainee

Taylor is a dedicated camera trainee with a broad range of experience in features, TV drama commercials and promos and has worked alongside some of the best crew in the industry.

BA (Hons) Degree in Practical Filmmaking & Cinematography working with film and digital formats.

USA & UK Citizenship | Full UK Driving Licence

Feature Films

Title Director of Photography 1st AC / Focus Puller 2nd AC / Clapper Loader
Teen Spirit (Also as 2nd AC Dailies)Autumn Durald ArkapawHenry Landgrebe / Richard JakesMatt Wright / Robbie Chapman
The Death & Life of John F. Donovan (35mm & 65mm)André TurpinNico Marion / Henry LandgrebeBen Foat / Matt Wright
Murder On The Orient Express (dailies - 65mm)Haris Zambarloukos BSC GSCDean Thompson / Peter Byrne / Mike GreenDom Cheung / Elliot Dupuy / Dean Morrish
Kingsman: The Golden Circle (Splinter Unit - Dailies)Peter TalbotTim MorrisAaran Leach
Breathe (Test Shoot)Robert Richardson ASCJem RaynerLouise Ben-Nathan
Wonder Woman - (Dailies - 35mm)Matt JensonSam Barnes / Adam Coles / David PenfoldJonny Wright / Dean Murray / Woody Gregson
The LevellingNanu SegalRachel ClarkJosefine Thieme
Grimsby - ReshootErik WilsonDavid Penfold / Tim Potter Jason Coop / Gabriel Albuquerque
Macbeth (Additional Photography)Rob Hardy BSCJennie Paddon / Ray MeereAndrea Fishburn / Kat Spencer
HowlAdam BiddleEamonn O'Keeffe
Cinderella (Splinter - C Cam Dailies)Hamish Doyne-DitmasMike GreenBen Cascielleo-Rogers
Fury (Splinter - Daily)Steven HallShaun Cobley / Alex TaylorJason Coop / Dave Mills
Vampire Academy: Blood Sisters (Reshoots)Tony Pierce-Roberts BSCClive Mackey / Rupert HornsteinAggie Balogh / Christian Swain
Hercules (Lens Test Shoot - Work Exp)Dante SpinottiJulian BucknallJacob Barrie

TV / Drama

Production Production Company Director of Photography 1st AC / 2nd AC
Man In An Orange ShirtKudosWojciech SzepelJamie Phillips / Piotr Perlinski / Chris Jacobi / Jess Doxey
The LevelHillbillyBen WheelerMitchell Thomas / Craig Porter // Ben Parish
Guilt (2nd Unit)Iniquity Productions LtdTheo Van De Sande ASCShirley Schumacher / Dan Evans
Taboo - 2nd Unit (Daily)Taboo Productions LtdCarlos De CarvalhoJennie Paddon / Clare Connor
Stewart Lee's Comedy VehicleBBC ComedyAndy HollisBen Robinson / Matt Hillier
Dickensian (Daily)Red Planet LtdBebe DirerkenRichard Brierley / Guillermo Cheer
Outlaws - PilotHartswood FilmsFrancis De GrooteAndy Hill / Craig Porter // Max MacGechen
WitTank - PilotAvalon FilmsFrancis De GrooteRichard Brierley / Guillermo Cheer
Josh (Dailies)BBCComedyFrancis De GrooteRichard Brierley / Guillermo Cheer
Silk 3 (Dailies)BBC DramaJohn ConroyJay Polzoides / Michael Kinsella-Perks

Commercials / Promos / Corporate

Production Production Company Director of Photography 1st AC / 2nd AC
Hugo Boss - 'Soccer 2018' (35mmSomesuchBenoit SolerKarl Hui / Ben Foat
Quorn 'Restaurant 1'KameleonCharlie Herranz Karl Hui / Taylor McClay
Clean Bandit ft Zara Larson 'Symphony'PartizanAnna Patarakina / Darya GellerKarl Hui / Taylor McClay
Duracell 'Toys R&D'Guts & Glory FilmsCharlie HerranzKarl Hui / Taylor McClay
J'Hus 'Did You See'Wanda ProductionsZack SpigerKarl Hui / Taylor McClay
Manado Blahnik ShoesJed Root LtdFrederik SällMike Green / Taylor McClay
Herve 'Bang The Drum'Good EggEmma DalesmanKarl Hui / Taylor McClay
Sigma & Take That 'Cry'Agile FilmsWill BexJessie Brough / Gabriel Albuquerque
Adidas 'Stadium To Street'Iris WorldwideRichard BellKarl Hui / Taylor MCClay
Amazon FashionThe Confessional London LtdRina YangKarl Hui / Taylor McClay
Bosch 'Spring Wash'Irresistible FilmsGareth WardKarl Hui / Ben Foat
Jack Eye Jones 'Fire In Your Soul'Kode MediaDavey GilderKarl Hui / Ben Foat
Burger CraftPulse FilmsPeter EllmoreKarl Hui / Taylor McClay
Arnele NappiesM-I-ETheo GarlandKarl Hui / Taylor McClay
BetstarNot To ScaleJonas MortensenKarl Hui / Ben Foat
Marriot Rewards 'Now That's Rewarding'Madame FilmsMattias RudhPeter Bateson / Jenny John Chuan
Nathan Skyes 'Teaser'Agile FilmsSam GoldieMatt Hillier / Marcia Sousa
T-Pain 'Drankin Patna'Bullion ProductionsVanessa WhyteJob Reineke / Andrea Fishburn
H&M 'Sebbe'Good EggAlex BarberLuke Cairns / Andrea Fisburn / Kriss Dallimore
Lily Allen 'Sheezus'My AccompliceSam GoldieRyan Parkins
Oxfam 'Robin Hood 2'Little Island ProductionsHenry BrahamAggie Balogh / Taylor McClay (B Cam)
Arm & Hammer 'True Taste of Clean'A-Vision UKMalcolm McLeanEd Jones

Camera Experience & Training

RED: One, RED MX, Epic, Dragon, Arri Alexa (+, XT), Amira, SONY: EX3/EX1, F3, DSLR 5D/7D, JVC - ARRI: SR3, ARRI 435

Education & Training:

Work Experience at Panavision - 2012 (Also helped out crew on prep floor and in the testing rooms. 2012-2013)

Work Experience at Movietech - February 2012

Met Film School - Oct 2009 to Oct 2011