I T V 1 posted:
At most they need the presenter, Derek, cameraman, and a sort of helper. No more is surely needed.
i take it you have never made a tv programme then? does the boom hold it self? do those lovely steadicam shots happen by accident?
i personally think its very cleverly done. they have the crew around during at the start during conventional filming, producers, experts (although i cant abide richard felix), several camera ops, sound and what not. then when they goto night vision they're in teams of 2,3 or 4.
the series wouldn't be half as fab if marcelle the make-up lady wasn't on.