Melissa O'Brien

Photography & Art Direction

Level
Mid Level
Location
Valencia, Spain
Availability
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Professions
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Projects

  • Photography & Art Direction
  • Photography & Art Direction
  • Photography & Art Direction
  • Photography & Art Direction
  • Photography & Art Direction
    AB
    Senior Producer
  • Photography & Art Direction
  • Photography & Art Direction
  • Photography & Art Direction

About me

Hi, I'm Melissa, I work as a freelance creative, extensively in advertising & have a strong background in photography & editing. I love what I do. As a content creator, I’m known for my innate ability to produce emotive stories about my subjects in a simple, meaningful way. I work quickly & fluidly with a curated aesthetic. Noted for a clean, graphic sensibility & uncompromising attention to detail. I'm interested in making beautiful & impactful work with great people!

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Skills

  • Cinematography
  • Photography
  • Post Production
  • Branding
  • Photoshop
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Indesign
  • Art Direction
  • Content Creatiion

People I’ve worked with

Companies I’ve worked with

  • L

    L'Oréal Essie

    • R

      RFI Productions

      Work history

      2017

      Cinematographer

      L'Oréal Essie

      May 2017 - May 2017
      • New York, United States
      • Freelance
      • I worked as director & cinematographer on Essie's Nail Art Award campaign. Content for the piece was captured using the RED Epic & Canon 5DMKIII

      2016

      Cinematographer

      RFI Productions

      Nov 2016 - Nov 2016
      • New York, United States
      • Freelance
      • A branded piece for Playtex Sport featuring Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman. Content captured with two Alexa Minis, Movi Rig & Cooke primes.

      Education

      2018

      Diploma Graphic Design

      Barreira Arte + Diseño

      Mar 2018 - Jul 2018
      • Valencia, Spain
      • Advanced Photoshop Adobe Illustrator InDesign

      2010

      Sep 2008 - Jun 2010
      • New York, United States
      • Studio Lighting - Portraiture & Fashion Architectural Photography Photoshop Color Printing

      2007

      Advanced Photoshop & Film Editing

      School of Visual Arts

      Aug 2006 - Aug 2007
      • New York, United States

      Awards

      2010

      • 'Right There' A short film about tolerance. Teenagers who were little kids on 9/11 return to their old elementary school, just three blocks north of the World Trade Center. Ten years later, what do they remember? What are their attitudes? This is a glimpse of urban teens – thoughtful, tolerant, hopeful and wise. WINNER: BEST OF FESTIVAL / DOCUMENTARY SHORT Richmond International Film Festival, VA