29 Goldstone Crescent -
Brighton, England - BN3 6LQ - United Kingdom
|Experience||Over 6 years though education and freelance work.|
|Education||BA Film |
BTEC Media Production
|Speciality||Producing & Directing - short form projects|
Simple Motion Graphics
Audio Editing & Mixing
|BlackMagic CineCamera: ★★|
Ø Optimizing settings for various production requirements (Film/TV), change recording format (Pro Res/Raw),
exporting from SDD to Edit Machine, changing recording format, using EF mount lenses on the camera, attaching barn doors, battery pack, monitor, microphone and shoulder rig, logging footage and notes within the camera, playing back and reviewing footage/material, volume and input controls for audio.
Cannon DSLRs: ★★★★
Ø Changing recording format (1080/720), using picture styles, installing custom picture styles, using digital
zoom, formatting cards on the device, using full frame and cropped lens, attaching barn doors, lens mount, battery pack, monitor, microphone and shoulder rig, use of SD cards and CF cards, shooting both video and photos, playing back and reviewing footage/material, volume and input controls for audio.
Various HDR/DV Cameras: ★★★
Ø Changing recording format (1080/720), recording slow motion material, white balance adjustment, using
ND filters, manual and auto focus, zoom controls, recording on onboard and external microphones,
recording and capturing from tape directly to a non-liner editing system, volume and input controls for audio. Sound: ★★★
Ø Tascam DR-680, Zoom H4N, Sennheiser 416, Rode NTG 2, XLR cables, Sennheiser radio microphone use, Sennheiser lapel microphone, use soldiering audio cables, Boom Pole, using filters to optimize recording quality, changing recording formats for various project requirements, dead cat use, understanding of correct mic placement.
Ø Red heads, Pamper Snaps, Diva lights, various Arri lamps, HMI’s, Blondes, Kino Flows, Dedos, Babies, Juniors
(2k), Tweenies (1k), Niners (Red Head array), use of gels, using a Light Meter, applying health and safety by taping down cables, understanding for 3 point lighting, understanding of high key and low key lighting and other lighting concepts, changing bulbs, applying diffusion and bouncing light using walls, boards and reflectors, using barn doors to shape light.
|Final Cut Pro: ★★★★|
Ø Covert files using Compressor prior to editing, importing files from memory and tape, scrubbing through
footage and placing it on the timeline, using effects within the software, implementing audio effects and adjusting the output of a piece of audio, color correcting and grading footage with supplied tools, exporting footage in a variety of formats.
Premier Pro: ★★★
Ø Scrubbing through footage and placing it on the timeline, using effects within the software, implementing audio
effects and adjusting the output of a piece of audio, color correcting and grading footage with supplied tools,
exporting footage in a variety of formats.
After Effects: ★★
Ø Setting up a project with it’s required dimensions and visual specifications, motion tracking, animating text and
objects within a 2D and 3D space, using virtual cameras to simulate a production scenario, working with lights
to enhance 3D content, using a variety of effects for stylistic purpose and professional output.
DaVinci Resolve: ★★★
Ø Exporting a project from either Final Cut or Premiere and importing it within DaVinci, color correcting footage
so that it’s natural without colorization, Applying and animating masks, reducing/improving sharpness of content, grading footage for style and aesthetics, improving contrast of footage, exporting back to a non-liner editing system or as a standalone export.
Pro Tools: ★★
Ø Importing project from a non-liner edit system or from a session file, converting media for optimized use within
Pro Tools, adjusting and balancing levels of audio, applying effects to audio to improve of shape sound (e.g. telephone voice), using automation to mix a soundtrack or to work with effects, mixing down tracks into sub masters to compile a finished product, exporting/bouncing tracks and sessions to disk.
Ø Setting up projects for a variety of different outputs (posters, cards, online promos and portraits), importing
images to work on, removing sections of a picture for a new composition, manipulating the color and contrast of an image, applying addition content image and text using layers, blending content too look uniform and professional using effects. Exporting a project in a variety of different formats for distribution.
Ø Creating a script using the industry standard format within the software, implementing the right fields to be
read clearly with those familiar scripts, Drafting the script over the lifecycle of pre-production, exporting the
script via PDF for printing and distribution.
DVD Studio: ★★
Ø Importing files in the right format and resolution within a project, making a button based menu for videos that
fit with 4.7GB of a DVD disc, added text and logos where needed and creating a background for the menu,
burning project to DVD and selecting the right region for playback.
Ø Word: Very experienced, can create and export in a variety of different formats (print/pdf), Excel: Good working
knowledge of date entry and table format, PowerPoint: Can create slides with or without effects and present with creativity from my background in the arts.
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Submitted by Paz Limbachia on Mar 15, 2016
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