MEade

Nathan

Vision ally.

As a Storyteller with a strong vision, It's importanT to have An Ally.
Nathan is That ALLy.
He is passionate about partnering with you as a fellow storyteller, not only to carry out your vision but to elevate it.

Vision ally.




As a Storyteller with a strong vision, It's importanT to have An Ally.

Nathan is That ALLy.

He is passionate about partnering with you as a fellow storyteller,   not only to carry out your vision, but to elevate it.

BIO

                                                                                     , SOC, IS A STORYTELLER with a passion for imagery and a fascination  with light. As a CAMERA OPERATOR and STEADICAM OPERATOR, his approach on every project is that each story deserves its own visual style and that everything, including the cinematography, should only be there to serve the story, not distract from it. He loves to partner with Directors, Prodcuers, and DPs as their vision ally. His positive attitude and work ethic have created lasting relationships and repeat clients.

Nathan's passion for imagery began as a kid with an old 35mm Olympus OM-1 that he received from his grandma. He found film's texture and depth magical. It was an internship in high school at a local TV studio where he discovered that he belonged behind the camera. He moved to a paid position and quickly worked his way to lead camera operator .

After shooting and editing full-time for over a decade at various companies, he began working exclusively as a freelancer in 2012. Since then Nathan has had the opportunity to operate on features like The Ultimate Playlist of Noise, Midas Man, American Pie Presents: Girls' Rules, and A Personal Pandemic, shows like AMC's Fear the Walking Dead, ABC's Grey's Anatomy, Netflix's Arsenio! Live, PopTV's Swedish Dicks, HBOMax's Full Bloom, and NBC's Titan Games, commercial projects for brands like Reebok, Facebook, Wells Fargo, Amazon, and United Health Care, and various documentary films, short films, and music videos. He is a member of the International Cinematographers Guild and an active member of the Society of Camera Operators.

When he's not working, you may find him with his family or wandering the trails of the Sierra Nevada Mountains.
             

                                            IS A STORYTELLER with a passion for imagery and a fascination with light. As a CAMERA OPERATOR and STEADICAM OPERATOR, his approach on every project is that each story deserves its own visual style and that everything, including the cinematography, should only be there to serve the story, not distract from it. He loves to partner with Directors, Prodcuers, and DPs as their vision ally. His positive attitude and work ethic have created lasting relationships and repeat clients.

Nathan's passion for imagery began as a kid with an old 35mm Olympus OM-1 that he received from his grandma. He found film's texture and depth magical. It was an internship in high school at a local TV studio where he discovered that he belonged behind the camera. He moved to a paid position and quickly worked his way to lead camera operator .

After shooting and editing full-time for over a decade at various companies, he began working exclusively as a freelancer in 2012. Since then Nathan has had the opportunity to operate on features like The Ultimate Playlist of Noise, Midas Man, American Pie Presents: Girls' Rules, and A Personal Pandemic, shows like AMC's Fear the Walking Dead, ABC's Grey's Anatomy, Netflix's Arsenio! Live, PopTV's Swedish Dicks, HBOMax's Full Bloom, and NBC's Titan Games, commercial projects for brands like Reebok, Facebook, Wells Fargo, Amazon, and United Health Care, and various documentary films, short films, and music videos. He is a member of the International Cinematographers Guild and an associate member of the Society of Camera Operators.

When he's not working, you may find him with his family or wandering the trails of the Sierra Nevada Mountains..
             

Nathan Meade

Nathan Meade

Nathan is your
vision ally.

REELs

RÉSUMÉ

Features

THE ULTIMATE PLAYLIST OF NOISE - A CAMERA OPERATOR

Midas Man - Steadicam Operator

America Pie presents: Girls' Rules - C Camera Operator

A Personal Pandemic - DP / A CAMERA OPERATOR

Wine Country Christmas - B Camera Operator

My Partner's Wife - B Camera / Steadicam Operator

A Deadly Affair - Steadicam Operator

DO SOMETHING (DOCUMENTARY) - B CAMERA OPERATOR

The Horn Maker - A Camera (Interview Segments)

Untitled James Carville Documentary - B Camera Op


THE ULTIMATE PLAYLIST OF NOISE
 A CAMERA OPERATOR

Midas Man
Steadicam Operator

AMERICA PIE PRESENTS: GIRLS' RULES
C CAMERA OPERATOR

A Personal Pandemic
DP / A CAMERA OPERATOR

Wine Country Christmas
B Camera Operator

My Partner's Wife
B Camera / Steadicam Operator

A Deadly Affair
Steadicam Operator

DO SOMETHING (DOCUMENTARY)
B CAMERA OPERATOR

THE HORN MAKER
A CAMERA (INTERVIEW SEGMENTS)

UNTITLED James Carville Documentary
B CAMERA OPERATOR

TV Shows

ABC - Grey's Anatomy - B Camera Operator & Steadicam

AMC - Fear the Walking Dead - B Camera Operator

Netflix -  Arsenio! Live - A Camera Operator & DP

ViaPlay - HOME INVASION - 2ND UNIT DP / A CAMERA OPERATOR

POPTV - SWEDISH DICKS - B CAMERA OPERATOR

HBOMax - Full Bloom - A Camera Operator

NBC - TITAN GAMES - CAMERA OPERATOR & FIELD DP

NBC - Songland - A Camera Operator & Field DP

IHEART RADIO PODCAST AWARDS 2022 - 2024 - STEADICAM & DP

HBO - PROJECT GREENLIGHT - B CAMERA OPERATOR

HBOMAx - About Last Night - Camera Operator

NATGEO - BRAIN GAMES ON THE ROAD - A CAMERA OPERATOR

Fox - So You Think You Can DancE - Camera Operator

Masterclass.com - Camera Operator


ABC - Grey's Anatomy
B Camera & STeadicam

AMC - Fear the Walking Dead
B Camera Operator

Netlfix - ARSENIO! Live
A CAMERA OPERATOR & DP

ViaPlay - HOME INVASION
2ND UNIT DP / A CAMERA OPERATOR

POPTV - SWEDISH DICKS
B CAMERA OPERATOR

HBOMAX - FULL BLOOM
A CAMERA OPERATOR

NBC - TITAN GAMES
CAMERA OPERATOR & FIELD DP

NBC - SONGLAND
A CAMERA OPERATOR & FIELD DP

IHEART RADIO PODCAST AWARDS 2022 - 2024
STEADICAM OPERATOR & DP

HBO - Project Greenlight
B Camera Operator

HBOMAX - ABOUT LAST NIGHT
CAMERA OPERATOR

NATGEO - BRAIN GAMES ON THE ROAD
A CAMERA OPERATOR

FOX - SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE
CAMERA OPERATOR

Commercials/Ads


Subaru - Las Vegas - DP / A Camera Operator

REEBOK - DP / A CAMERA OPERATOR

AMAZON ECHO STUDIO - A CAMERA OPERATOR

Cle De Peu w/Dakota Fanning - B Camera Operator

CAESAR'S CASINO SPORTSBOOK AP - C CAMERA OPERATOR

WELLS FARGO - A CAMERA OPERATOR

FACEBOOK - CAMERA OPERATOR

ZYNGA POKER - A CAMERA OPERATOR

UNITED HEALTHCARE - DP / A CAMERA OPERATOR

AAA OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA - DP / A CAMERA OPERATOR

Subaru - Las Vegas
DP / A Camera Operator

Reebok
DP / A Camera Operator

AMAZON ECHO STUDIO
A CAMERA OPERATOR

Cle De Peu W/Dakota Fanning
B Camera Operator

CEASAR'S CASINO SPORTSBOOK AP
C CAMERA OPERATOR

Wells Fargo
A Camera Operator

FACEBOOK
CAMERA OPERATOR

Zynga Poker
A Camera Operator

United Healthcare
DP / A Camera Operator

AAA of Southern California
DP / A Camera Operator



Affiliations



I.A.T.S.E. - Local 600
International Cinematographers Guild
(Camera Operator)




United States Parachute Association




Society of Camera Operators
(Associate Member)

Awards

2024 Phoenix Film FEST Official Selection -
 "A Personal Pandemic"

2023 Silicon Valley Film Festival Best Dramedy Short - "The Pool Boy"

2016 Clio Award, silver - Reebok: "Road to Killington"

2012 Telly Award, Silver - NDPA: "Competing Dads"

2012 Telly Award, Bronze - NDPA: "Impossible Mission"

2011 Telly Award, Silver & Bronze - PIMCO: "Post Crisis Portfolio Construction"

2010 Telly Award, Bronze - PIMCO: "Big Bang"

2004 48Hour Film Fest Audience Choice - "Confesions of a white color cop"

2003 Telly Award - MPS: "We Have So Much To Offer"

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PORTFOLIO

POSITION: A Camera Operator

Feature that debuted on Hulu in 2020. Nathan Allied with director, Bennet Lasseter and DP, Vince Patin.

2019

Hulu Feature

The Ultimate Playlist of Noise

POSITION: DP / CAMERA OPERATOR

Two 30 second spots for the National Drowning Prevention Alliance
[Each was shot in only one day]

2011

30 second PSA's

N.D.P.A.

POSITION: DP / Camera Operator

Teaser for an unreleased Documentary 

2017 - current

Untitled Documentary

Norman Clyde

POSITION: A Camera Operator

As field DP on the Pilot, Nathan set the look for the Show's packages and went on to operate on Season 1 & 2

2017 - 2020

NBC TV Series

SonGland

POSITION: B Camera Operator

Emmy Nominated FTWD series, called "Passage"
[All 16 Episodes can be viewed on AMC's website]

AMC Web Series

2016

Fear the Walking Dead

POSITION: DP / A Camera Operator

Docu-style Spot for Reebok Shot in Alaska
[It Won a Clio Award]

2014

Branded content

REEBOk

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POSITION: DP / CAMERA OPERATOR

One of several ads from an Ad Campaign for Subaru of Las Vegas. [Subaru wanted a docu/lifestyle feel to the Ads.]

2021

30 second Ad

Subaru

POSITION: B Cam Op /STEADICAM

Feature for Lifetime. Nathan Was entrusted As B CaM /  Steadicam by Director Linsday Hartley and DP Nick Albert

2022

Lifetime Feature

In Love with my Partner's Wife

CONTACT

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You can contact Nathan by filling out the form below. 

You may also call him at 562.235.0676 or emailing him at nathan@nathanmeade.com.

You can even connect with him on Facebook or Instagram.

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Nathan Meade, Soc
Camera Operator / Steadicam
IATSE Local 600
562.235.0676
nathan@nathanmeade.com

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