Helga Stock, director of photography, steadicam operator, Prague
© Helga Stock 2019
  • Director of photography
  • steadicam operator


Mobile+49 178 8488474
Phone+420 723 759991

About Helga Stock

Director of photography, Steadicam & Camera Operator based in Prague (Czech Republic) and Germany. Experience with digital & analogue workflows. Full project A- or B camera operator with steadicam and other technologies. Gearhead and remote head experience. Fluent English, German, French & Czech.

Projects as director of photography

YearTitleGenreDirector of photographyProducerComment
2021Corona SickShort FilmHelga StockChris Brügge Produktion [de]
2019Santiago Ferreira - O Sexto Sabor
Music VideoHelga StockSantiago Ferreira Productions [cz]DoP/operator
2017Romeo and Juliet - the real story
Teaser (Film Concept)Helga StockChris Brügge Produktion [de]DoP-Operator
2016The Snow Child (WT)Short FilmHelga StockEsteban Alfaro Production
2014Lilli_2.0Short FilmHelga StockLessismore Pictures, Tina Semik [de]
20123x3 (WT)Short FilmHelga StockHelga Stock Produktion

Projects as steadicam operator

2019Observations (WT)
A camera operator, incl. steadicam & crane remote head
Short FilmPeleg LeviLaura di Nitto Production [cz]A camera operator, incl. steadicam & crane remote head
2019The Letter for the King
B-Camera and Steadicam Operator, Unauwen Unit
TV Series, NetflixMultipleFilmWave [uk]B-Camera and Steadicam Operator, Unauwen Unit
201819th Mezipatra Queer Film Festival 2018 - Beyond Reality
Gesamtfilm bis auf 1 Aufnahme mit Steadicam gedreht
TrailerJay WalkerMatej Paclik Production [pl]Gesamtfilm bis auf 1 Aufnahme mit Steadicam gedreht
2018Renault - Passion for FilmCommercialMarie Alice Brandner-WolfszahnVirtue Austria GmBH [at]
2018Nike AF1 Force - Rise & SpeakCommercialSylvie WeberFlo Hettenbach Produktion [de]

Film projects in other capacities

2018BankovkiTV Series, Ceska televize [cz]MultipleČeská televize [cz]camera operator
2017BankovkiTV Series, Ceska televize [cz]Jakub ŠmídČeská televize [cz]camera operator
2016Die Chefin - Prager Kristalle (Special)TV-Movie (Series), ORF [at], SRF [ch], ZDF [de]Michael Schneider [1]Network Movie Film- und Fernsehproduktion GmbH1st assistant camera Auto Aufnahmen, Prag
2016Tannbach - Schicksal eines Dorfes (Fortsetzung)TV Movie (multi-part), ZDF [de]Alexander DierbachW&B Television GmbH1st assistant camera 2 DT C-Kamera
2016Die FreibadcliqueTV Movie, ARD [de], Degeto [de], MDR [de], NDR [de], SR [de], SWR [de]Friedemann FrommZieglerfilm Baden-Baden1st assistant camera Gimbal, T1 high speed Objektive
2013ScobelTV Magazine, 3satzuständige/r Redakteur/in3sat [de]commissioning editor / Videojournalist

Basic data

LanguagesCzech English French German Italian Spanish
Experience abroadEastern Europe: Czech Republic
Own equipmentComprehensive equipment for the creation of camera movement:

Steadicam: GPI Pro for all regular camera setups and weights
Gimbal: Mövi Pro, Ronin 2
Jimmy Jib in a range of lengths, approx 4-10m
Technocrane 22'
Remote heads: MöVi XL, Ronin 2, Mövi Pro or Scorpio remote head, operated with Alpha Wheels, MöVi Wheels or joystick
A range of camera rigging- und stabilisation-equipment for vehicle mounting
Drones: DJI Matrice 600 with Alexa Mini, DJI Inspire 2 with a range of lenses
Alexa Mini + Zeiss Standard Speed prime lense kit/ Sigma Zoom lenses
MovieTech Magnum Dolly with tracks and Studio Wheels
further options upon request.
LicencesB (car) [eu]
Further referencesPetra Korner (The Letter for the King, 2019, Netflix)
Jan David Günther (Nike AF1 Utility - Rise and Speak, 2018)

For further Steadicam reference please contact Jaromir Sedina (CZ)
Immediate working areaPrague
1st residence (federal state or country)Czech Republic - Prague
Accommodation possibilitiesBerlin, Cologne, London, Los Angeles, Paris, Prague, Wiesbaden