Testimonials for David Oldroyd
lighting designed by David Oldroyd
"Dave the gaffer's done his job superbly, the place is transformed, swimming with light"
"Someone says hello - it's Dave the lighting gaffer, standing on Canal Street with his staff, working out how to light it for next week. Dave was in work at six o'clock this morning, and he still hasn't finished."
Russell T Davies, creator of Queer As Folk 1999
"I would like to thank you for all your hard work on QAF2. .....Great to have you back, great bunch of lads as well"
Tom Sherry, Line Producer Queer As Folk 1 and 2 1998/1999
A Many Splintered Thing
"...a big thank you for all your hard work on "A Many Splintered Thing" and for putting together such a fantastic lighting team.
A difficult job, long hours, changes to locations, scripts and schedules kept us all on our toes but you handled it all with style, humour and a smile; it was a pleasure to work with you."
Mia Jupp, Producer A Many Splintered Thing, 2000
"A big thanks for all your first class professionalism, tireless attention and timeless good humour over the intensive, varied and sometimes difficult conditions of the 9 films we have shared over the last year. It has always been a real pleasure to be on the same team as your clear and very sharp appreciation of all the demands that amount to a film well made. I look forward to our next production".
Simon Kossoff, Director of Photography, Trial By Fire, A Many Splintered Thing, Trial and Retribution IV
Trial and Retribution IV
"I would like to thank you for your work on "Trial and Retribution IV". We have a fantastic show, a result of not only a great cast, but also a wonderful team behind the camera".
Lynda La Plante, Producer/Writer, Trial and Retribution IV, 2000
Real Women I and II
"Thanks so much for all your hard work and good grace on Real Women.... I enjoyed working with you and yes - let's do it again!"
"Thanks for all your incredibly hard work on Real Women [II], and for running such a good team"
This Could Be The Last Time
"Thanks for being such a player!"
Colin Ludlow, Producer This Could Be The Last Time, 1998
"I just wanted to say many thanks to you for all your excellent work on Midsomer Murders and that it was a pleasure to work with you."
Veronica Castillo, Production Manager, Midsomer Murders, 1997
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