I am a versatile video editor, motion designer and self-shooting producer/director, with an employment history that ranges from working at small creative agencies, broadcast post-production facilities and large multinational corporations.Locked Pro Plan feature
I am currently operating as a freelance videographer, motion designer and editor, predominately in short form online video. Over the past year I have been working with businesses of various sizes on their inbound video marketing, mostly in the form of animated explainer videos, or through live action filming. I have also recently been contracted to provide guidance on how to get the most out of online video, such as which hosting platforms are most suitable for certain requirements, and how best to maintain viewer engagement.
This role saw me establish and develop the video department for a leading global financial services provider. Tasks undertaken during this time have ranged from launching the company's YouTube channel to creating branded motion graphics that were displayed in Times Square during the company's IPO. Other tasks and responsibilities include: • Filming and editing daily financial commentary and thought leadership videos for the company's YouTube channel. • Produced a large-scale international production with a 100K budget whilst coordinating a freelance film crew across three different continents. • Creating infographics for various social media channels and print distribution. • Working with colleagues up to CEO level to create internal and external communication videos. • Commissioning local and overseas freelancers and organising their workflow. • Designing motion graphics based explainer and marketing videos to promote the company's range of product offerings. • Handling all technical aspects of the video output process, such as transcoding to different codecs for optimal online streaming and colour matching footage from different camera sources.
Day to day duties included: • Planning and coordinating shoots. • Operating mid range HD and DSLR cameras. • Offline and online editing, creating motion graphics and animations, chroma keying, mixing down audio and sound design. • Setting up the studio for shoots. • Location and studio sound recording. • Outputting and uploading content to various online platforms (YouTube, Facebook etc.) • Liaising and collaborating with other creative members of the agency and dealing with existing and new clients.