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Mahalia John

Camera Trainee

Mahalia is a London based Camera Trainee working in film, Television, commercials and promos. She has experience using both 16mm & 35mm in additional to digital formats.

Dual UK & USA Passport holder - Car owner with full clean UK Driving License.

Features & TV Dramas

Production Director of Photography 1st AC / 2nd AC Additional Information
Star Wars: Episode IXDan MindelDave Cozens, Sacha Jones / Tom StoreyCamera Tests / Feature
Maleficent 2Henry BrahamDermot Hickey, Olly Tellett / Elliot Purvis, Paul SnellDailies / Feature
Detective PikachuJohn MathiesonLuke Selway / N/APrep, 2nd Unit Dailies / Feature
Succession Andrij ParakhOlly Tellett / Sam Irwin, Jack Sands2nd Unit / HBO Drama
The BisexualDan Stafford-ClarkAlex Taylor / Amy WilsonDailies / Drama
AladdinBen WilsonRené Adefarasin / Jonathan WrightSplinter Unit / Feature
Bohemian RhapsodyRina YangRyan Taggart / Chloe Harwood2nd Unit Pick-ups / Feature
The Dark CrystalErik WilsonIwan Prys-Reynolds / Robbie ChapmanDailes / Netfilx Drama
Fantastic Beasts & Where to Find Them 2Carlos De CarvalhoAdam Dorney / Morgan SpencerMoCo Unit Dailies / Feature
TrustRobbie RyanAlex Taylor / Jack CarterSplinter Unit Dailies / Drama
Game of Thrones S8Fabian Wagner BSCJonathan Wright, Richard Jakes / Adrian Stephens, Elliot DupuyPrep, Wolf Unit / Sky Drama
Black Mirror S4Peter RobertsonBrian Dungan / Stephanie KennedyDailies / Netflix Drama
Call the Midwife S6Sarah Bartles-SmithEmma Friend / Mairead Albiston2nd Unit Dailies / BBC Drama
BABS Tim Palmer BSCEmma Friend / Mairead AlbistonDailies / BBC Drama

Commercials

Production Director of Photography 1st AC / 2nd AC Additional Information
BT 'Moments'Matias BoucardPete Bateson, Steve Burgess / Sandra PenningtonCamera Trainee
Lidl 'Baby Experts'Nick BennettAnt Hugill, Christian Swain / Matt CardiffCamera Trainee
Jacobs Crackers 'Fast Walkers'Stephen Keith RoachGavin Macarthur / Lydia StottCamera Trainee
Tommy Hilfiger ft. Lewis Hamilton & Hailey BaldwinSimon LakosGavin Macarthur / Christian SwainCamera Trainee
Triumph ‘Together We Triumph’Rina YangKate Molins / Sonia Rodriguez Camera Trainee
Huawei 'A World Of Light and Colour'Rina YangKate Molins / Jonny LewisCamera Trainee
Nike 'Nothing Beats a Londoner' Pick UpsRina YangKate Molins / Cristina CretuCamera Trainee
Revlon 'Live Boldly'Tristan SheridanGavin Macarthur / Christian SwainCamera Trainee
Sainsbury's 'Whats for Dinner?'Rina YangKate Molins / Jonny LewisCamera Trainee
Chubb Insurance 'Elements'Ben MagahyBarney Batchelor, Gavin Macarther / Matt CardiffCamera Trainee
Ghost Fragrances 'Ghost Girl/Girl Crush'Nick MorrisMichael Hobdell / Jomar O'MeallyCamera Trainee
Missguided 'Prom Season'Hunter DalyMichael Hobdell / Mahalia John2nd Assistant Camera
NHS / MOBO 'Give Blood'Ben ThomasMichael Hobdell / Mahalia John2nd Assistant Camera

Promos

Production Director of Photography 1st AC / 2nd AC Additional Information
Pale Seas 'Animal Tongue'Oliver FordSam Riley / Mahalia John2nd Assistant Camera
Niall Horan 'Too Much to Ask'Rina YangKate Molins / Will GardnerCamera Trainee
Wolf Alice 'Yuk Foo'David WrightTomas Nicholson / Stephanie KennedyCamera Trainee
JP Cooper 'September Song'Ben MagahyJeremy Fusco / Anastasia RomanchukaCamera Trainee
Ella Eyre 'Ego'Matthew Emvin TaylorRobin Webster / Mahalia John2nd Assistant Camera
Sundara Karma 'Explore'Ruben Woodin DechampsMichael Hobdell / Mahalia John2nd Assistant Camera
Dan Croll 'Bad Boy'Nick MorrisMax Quinton / Mahalia John2nd Assistant Camera

Camera Experience

35mm: Panaflex Millenium XL2, Arricam LT, ST, Arriflex 435 // 16mm: Arriflex 416, SR3,  Bolex H16 // ARRI: Alexa 65, XT Plus, Mini, SXT, Classic, EV Plus, Amira // RED: Epic, Dragon, Weapon // SONY: F65