Charlie Pennell

Video Editor/Videographer

Level
Senior
Location
Exminster, Exeter, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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Projects

About me

I’m Charlie Pennell, an IMDb credited Video Editor/Videographer, Designer and Audio Engineer based in Devon, UK. At present, I'm searching for full-time employment in the creative industry, primarily as a Video Editor or Videographer. I'm also open to suitable Photography or Designer opportunities. I currently run my own creative production business filming/editing video, event & product photography, content creation for clients in the music & film industries as well as substantial creative content across all platforms of social media. I've previously been commissioned to direct, edit & create brand content for the British Red Cross, Health Concierge & Westbank Community Centre. I've also produced video, sound & design work on independent U.S films, entertainment shows, audiobooks and multiple global clients across social media To date, I've gained senior-level skills in the Adobe CC Suite; Premiere Pro, After Effects, Photoshop & Lightroom as well as audio programs such as Logic Pro X & Avid Pro Tools. My qualifications include an extensive double distinction grade Extended Diploma in Music Production Technology & Sound Engineering that I obtained from dBs Music, which has been enhanced by attending guest lectures from knowledgeable industry professionals including Roni Size, OD Hunte, iZotope & BBC. I've also completed work programs in high-quality recording studios, from Phoenix Sound Gallery in Exeter to Aaron Horn from Oat Milk & SARM Studios in London.

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Skills

  • Sound Design
  • Guitar
  • Piano
  • Composer
  • Music Producer
  • Sound Engineer
  • Mixing Engineer
  • Artist
  • Photograghy
  • Sound Mixing
  • Sound Mastering
  • Video Editing Advanced
  • Mastering Engineer
  • Illustration
  • Drawing
  • Painting
  • Graffiti
  • Percussion
  • Video Editor
  • Editor Film
  • Editing Film
  • Corporate Videography
  • Promotion Videography
  • Videography
  • Cinematography
  • Animated Gif
  • Designer
  • 4D Cinema
  • Design
  • Graphics
  • Adobe Graphics
  • Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Adobe After Effects
  • Media Encoder
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Davinci Resolve
  • Graphic Design
  • Social Media
  • Digital Content
  • Digital Design
  • Digital Deisgner
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Social Media Management
  • Documentary Video
  • Documentary Film
  • Documentaries
  • Documentary
  • Creative Documentary
  • Branded Documentary
  • Brands
  • Brand Design
  • Adobe XD
  • Photography
  • Photography Editing
  • Event Photography
  • Product Photography

Companies I’ve worked with

  • P

    Peninsula Graphic Design Studio

    • B

      British Red Cross

      • R

        Radio Exe

        • E

          Exeter Phoenix Sound Gallery

          Work history

          Currently

          Video Editor/Designer & Digital Marketing

          Westbank Community Centre

          Nov 2014
          • Exminster, Exeter EX6, UK
          • Full Time
          • • Directed, filmed & edited a Childcare documentary - Premiered with 3 showings at official event in September 2016; attended by 100+ • Filmed & edited a short-form documentary for Devon Young Carers, including official event photography
 • Produced, co-filmed & edited a 30th anniversary of Westbank documentary
 • Controlled & managed studio during live video broadcast/recording
 • Clear and proven brand guideline knowledge; Designing of social & print material; Leaflets, Posters, Banners & Video assets
 • Implemented a completely new brand identity for visual promotional material
 • Compliance edited & reversioned video for fresh distribution across web and social media
 • Oversaw full creative work & post-production on edits, teasers and marketing content for web, social & print
 • Worked with stakeholders including marketing team on pre-production timeline/deadlines, storyboarding, budgets and feedback/revisions
 • Managed distribution of video content for social media, including; Upload, Thumbnail Art, Promotion & Data Analysis
 • Mixed & mastered audio on all video projects
 • AV Set-up on several corporate and social events

          Currently

          Video Editor/Videographer

          Charlie Pennell Productions

          Jul 2014
          • Exeter, United Kingdom
          • Freelance
          • • Managed the full post-production edit process; Video, Audio & Design
 • Developed fresh creative content ideas and efficient workflows with both filming & edit based projects
 • Overseen full post-production operation across a broad range of brand & client content; Film, Documentaries & Social Media
 • Delivery and production of content to strict deadlines and within budget e.g. Drafts, Final Edits, Audio & Design work
 • Edited/formatted substantial social media video, including; Paid Ads, Promo, Trailers & Motion Graphics for Instagram, Facebook & YouTube
 • Liaised with international clients, company stakeholders & media industry professionals to acknowledge feedback/revisions
 • Senior creative & directing/producing lead on-set and on location when filming projects; Documentaries & Social Media
 • Research of online royalty-free libraries/databases; composition of original music if required for use in projects
 • Developed, coordinated and organised weekly social media & marketing plans and day-to-day tasks
 • Posted, uploaded & managed content and continually tracked progress of any paid promotion across social media
 Professional Work:
 • Editor for a feature-length U.S documentary - More Blood! - Nominated for ‘Best Trailer’ at 2017 Midwest Film Festival
 • Edited official trailer for independent U.S film - Dolly Deadly - Won ‘Best Film Trailer’ at the 2016 New York Horror Film Festival
 • Editor for UK YouTuber: Rachel Leary; including editing content pitched to MTV.
 • Directed, filmed and edited documentary - Children of the Community • Produced, edited & filmed extra footage on a documentary for a Health & Care centre
 • Edited fitness & travel vlogs and social media content for Professional Fitness Athlete - Calum von Moger 
• Edited & filmed climbing/fitness video & designed motion graphic video logo for social media - Alex Reader Fitness
 • Edited, reversioned & formatted substantial video & motion graphic content for the fashion, music, film & sports industries
 • Created a considerable range of design work, including; Posters, Social Media content, Video Thumbnails & Artwork 
• Mixed & mastered audio on a collection of projects; Soundtracks, Film, Social Media & Music

          2016

          Studio Content Creator

          Oat Milk

          Nov 2015 - Jan 2016
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Internship
          • • Still-life photography/photo retouching for promotional content on social media channels
 • Planned & coordinated delivery of content for official Instagram & Facebook pages
 • Tracked data analysis on content performance/progress; then adapted & strategised for future social plans • Designed original content for official social media channels
 • Collaborated with Studio Manager and colleagues to receive feedback on created content • Organised & delegated daily tasks to staff and updated duties lists
 • Actively contacted companies & researched online to investigate products and current/new trends
 • Recorded & documented accurate reports/receipts for studio purchases • General runner & administration duties

          2014

          Music Production Work Experience

          Exeter Phoenix Sound Gallery

          Jul 2014 - Jul 2014
          • Exeter, United Kingdom
          • Internship
          • • Assisted with mixing session in the studio • Set up microphones for full Drum Kit recording • ‘iZotope’ Mixing/Software masterclass • Drum & Guitar technician classes • General Music industry Administration work

          2013

          Audio Engineer & Admin Work Experience

          Radio Exe

          Nov 2013 - Nov 2013
          • Exeter, United Kingdom
          • Internship
          • • Oversaw live studio recording process
 • Edited audio from previous shows for company archives 
• Wrote the news headlines for On-Air talent
 • Diligently researched daily news for the live afternoon show
 • General Radio Station administration in-office work

          2014

          Social Video & Design Creative

          British Red Cross

          Apr 2013 - Oct 2014
          • Exeter, United Kingdom
          • Full Time
          • • Produced & edited promotional showreel - Exhibited at brand conferences around the U.K
 • Self-shot/Photographed annual MOD Ten Tors event • Designed original brand promotional material; Specialist projects, Posters & Banners for Youth Education, social media & print
 • Liaised with manager/team leaders on delivery of projects, deadlines, progress reports & completion
 • Ideated concepts and researched online to collect brand content for creative projects
 • Scheduled & managed editorial content for Facebook and public community group pages
 • Set up audio equipment & judged awards for the 2013 Humanitarian Awards in Bishops Gate, London
 • Assorted administration & data input work using Microsoft Office suite
 • Experience in co-conducting & writing questions for interviews

          2006

          Graphic Design Work Experience

          Peninsula Graphic Design Studio

          Jul 2006 - Aug 2006
          • Exeter, United Kingdom
          • Internship
          • • Took control of creating photographic work • Made & Formatted Photo Booklets • Assisted with Computer animation for promotional material • Helped with product artwork via computer software

          Education

          2014

          Music Production Technology & Sound Engineering

          dBs Music

          Sep 2012 - Jul 2014
          • Plymouth, United Kingdom
          • Double Distinction Grade in Extended Diploma Music Production Technology & Sound Engineering. • NCFE Certificate [Completed w/Full Pass] • 90 Credit Diploma [Completed w/Distinctions] • Extended Diploma [Completed w/Distinctions & Merit]

          Awards

          2017

          Best Film Trailer [Nominated]

          Midwest Horror Film Festival

          • The official trailer for MORE BLOOD! Documentary that I edited was nominated for 'Best Film Trailer' at the Midwest Horror Film Festival' in August 2017

          2016

          Best Horror Film Trailer

          New York Film Festival

          • The Official 'DOLLY DEADLY' Trailer that I produced and edited won Best Horror Film Trailer at the 2016 New York Film Festival in October 2016.

          2013

          Special Appreciation

          British Red Cross

          • Received for the work I produced in the first 4 months at the British Red Cross