Camera Operator

Canadian Swimming Trails

T he Canadian national swimming trials for Olympic qualification we’re held at the Commonwealth pool in 2016 & 2017. Short and long-distance men’s and women’s events aired nationally on Sportsnet and CBC.

Chris Jaycox was the dolly camera operator for two years of event when it was held in Saanich, BC. High pressure camera situations going up and down the pool, rack focusing / manual iris. Feed was also used on in house Jumbotron.


2016 – 2017


X8 Events – 2-3 Hours Runtime


CBC, Sportsnet


Dolly Camera Operator

“This was a challenging shoot. Difficult rack focusing and iris controls in the middle section of the pool. Repetition over the course of the week was key.”

– Chris Jaycox