Man has for the years been involved in various technological innovations; which have impacted significantly on people’s way of life. Most specifically, the 21st century has been welcomed by great advancements in technology and more so the video technology. Despite the invention of the camera in the year 1826, more and more inventions have been done on it over the years thus making it more efficient. On the other hand, the television came into use in the year 1948. The continued developments and inventions in the camera and television have in the present lead to magnificent achievements in the telecommunication. Britain in particular has not been exempted in the adoption of these modern technological developments thus making its telecommunication one of the best in the world. This paper will focus on the milestones in camera and television technology and more specifically the role of the British television camera operator (Baron 120).