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If you wish to work in the film and TV lighting industry you can create a profile on LightSource.

Lighting rental companies and gaffers can then view and contact members for trainee opportunities. There will be certain restrictions on your account until you have qualifications and work experience. LightSource is keen to help the future generations find opportunities for work experience in a way that maintains the very high standard of lighting technicians working in the film and tv industry today.

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First Job*

First job out on the road. This tells other Members how long you have been in the industry.


List at least 3 productions you have worked on, choose the ones with your highest positions. The more work history you provide, the better your chances of being contacted for work.

We will use the Year of production to put them in order on your profile. So enter them in any order.

LightSource is built for the technicians, selecting Director of Photography or Lighting Company Representative gives you limited access to the features of the site.

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It is optional to add qualifications. A photo or scan of your certificate must be added with each qualification, and all info must be entered. Use the Clear button to cancel if you are missing information.

Head to the City & Guilds website to order replacement certificates.

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