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Color Correction and Grading

5300 Kester Avenue - Sherman Oaks, California - 91411 - United States

I will enhance your company's positive and constructive goals with my friendly personality, thorough attention to details, strong determination and fresh motivation. I am very willing to relocate and am very enthusiastic about the adventure waiting here. Thank you for your time and consideration.

Demo Reel:
Persephanie Engel's Color/Grade Reel 2012
2012 Color/Grade Reel
Stray - Short Narrative
Chicago Rot - Feature
Reclamation - Feature
Flaming Embers - PSA
The Vacuum Kid - Short Documentary
Charissa - AM Taxi Music Video

Softwares: Avid Media Composer 6, Apple Color, DaVinci Resolve Lit... more

ExperienceNew Media Editor at Kaplan Higher Education (April 2011 to June 2012). Duties included editing instructional videos, writing scripts, proofing content with Instructional Designers, managing and archiving all media assets, color correction, and assisting producer with closed captioning.
Editor, Colorist, DIT, and Head of Social Media for Short Film "A Short Break" (June 1 to present). Duties included editing the full short film (shot on Super 16 mm film), coloring the entire short film, collecting all digital assets, managing all video assets, and taking lead on social media.
Colorist for Dakini Productions, Trailer and Feature Film "Chicago Rot" (April 2012 to present). Duties included collaborating with director on desired 70's horror film look, grading the film trailer, and preparing for a full feature grade.
DIT and Colorist for Short Film "The Spearhead" (January 2012 to February 2012). 2nd Place winner at Vidiocy Film Festival. Duties included transferring and managing all video and audio media on location and grading the full length of the short film.
DIT and Colorist for AM Taxi Music Video for Romero Films (January 2012 to February 2012). Duties included transferring and managing all video and audio media on location, assisting in post-production editing, grading the full length music video, and working closely with the director and producer on distribution.
Post-Production Supervisor and Colorist for Feature Film "Reclamation" by NTG Productions (December 2011 to present). Duties included managing CGI, audio and motion graphic assets, applying additional video effects, grading the full length feature, taking lead on distribution, and calibrating the digital projector at the film premiere.
Colorist for Short Documentary "The Vacuum Kid" for Genie Productions (December 2010 to July 2011). Holly Shorts Film Festival and Chicago International Film Festival. Duties included collaborating with director on desired look, reformatting raw footage, grading the full length documentary, and taking lead on distribution.
Part Time Post-Production Educator at Columbia College (September 2009 to April 2011). Duties included teaching students Avid, Final Cut Pro and Color Softwares, managing laboratory equipment, assisting teachers with post production curriculum, and writing workshop outlines.
EducationColumbia College Chicago
Bachelor of Arts
Film Major
GPA. 3.96
Graduated Summa Cum Laude on December 2010
SpecialityFilm Editing and Color Correction/Grading.
Hardware ProficiencyMac and PC.
Software ProficiencyAvid Media Composer, Final Cut Pro, Adobe Premiere Pro, Color, DaVinci Resolve Lite, After Effects, Motion, Sonic Fire Pro, Soundtrack Pro, DVD Studio Pro, Photoshop, Sorenson Squeeze, and Apple Compressor.

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5300 Kester Avenue - Sherman Oaks, California - 91411 - United States

Color Correction   •   Color Correction and Grading
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