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Professional Experience

PRESSING ON: THE LETTERPRESS FILM | 2016-2017

Colorist and finishing artist for feature-length documentary.

NATURAL 9 ENTERTAINMENT – BURBANK, CA | 2017 – PRESENT

Colorist for “The Wildlife Doctors”, airing on ABC and “La Gran Sopresa,” airing on Univision. Responsible for grade and making broadcast-safe deliverables.

THE BAND PERRY | 2017

Editor, DIT and finisher for half-time show performance. Duties included wrangling AJA cards, ingesting and delivering ESPN-compliant broadcast file with an overnight turnaround time.

COOP DREAMS – DESTINATION AMERICA | 2016 – 2017

Online editor and colorist preparing a 10 episode season for broadcast. Responsible for coloring, preparing and finalizing graphics and delivering via LTO and online delivery portals to Discovery Communications.

BAYONET MEDIA – INDIANAPOLIS, IN | 2015-2017

Colorist and editor working on short films, commercials and documentaries. Additional experience in LTO tape archives and DIT management. 

STRAW HAT VISUALS – JACKSONVILLE, FL | 2013 –2015

Colorist, photo retouching assistant and assistant editor for work that has included photos for Sports Illustrated’s print and digital publications and experience working abroad in Estonia and Amsterdam.

CLIFTON POST PRODUCTION SERVICES – BEVERLY HILLS, CA | SUMMER 2013

Assistant editor, runner and production assistant for network television studio. Experience included archiving and organizing footage, designing step and repeat backdrops and casting for live TV promotions.

Awards

2016 REGIONAL EMMY AWARDS

Received an Emmy in Photography for All Aboard for the American Dream.

2015 ACCOLADE AWARDS

Received award for Cinematography for All Aboard for the American Dream.

2013 REGIONAL EMMY AWARDS

Received two Emmys for editing and audio for Down to Earth: Small Farm Issues in a Big Farm World.

Technical Skills

CSI Certified in DaVinci Resolve

DSLR cinematography

RED Digital Cinema workflows

Blackmagic Design Cinema Cameras

Studio and location photography

Timelapse, hyperlapse, slow motion photography

Multicam shooting and editing

Education

COLORIST SOCIETY INTERNATIONAL | AUGUST 2016

CSI Certified in DaVinci Resolve 201.

BALL STATE UNIVERSITY | MAY 2015

BA in Telecommunications with a concentration in digital video production.

UNIVERSITY OF WORCESTER | AUGUST 2012

Study abroad program with a concentration in British media studies and British Art History.

 

Educational Highlights

BSU @ THE FAIR | SUMMER 2014

Video-journalism program covering the Indiana State Fair for local and national news outlets. Content featured on Good Morning America, USA Today and WTHR Indianapolis.

BSU @ THE GAMES | WINTER 2014

Documentary filmmaking program covering the 2014 Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia. Served as director of photography, editor and colorist.

VIRGINIA BALL CENTER | FALL 2013

Documentary filmmaking program investigating the nation’s sustainability in food and agriculture. Editor, photographer and colorist.