Video Editor / Camera Operator
Cinema and Television Arts
Location: La Habra, CA, USA
School: CSU Fullerton
Field of Study: Cinema and Television Arts

Video Editor / Camera Operator

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I'm in Southern CA now but planning to relocate as soon as I can secure employment in the Sacramento / Stockton area. I look forward to speaking with you!

Matthew Mackey
La Habra, CA ·------------ · ------------

California State University, Fullerton
Bachelor of Arts in Cinema and Television Arts

San Joaquin Delta College, Stockton, CA
Associate of Arts in Radio Television

Professional Experience

Aperture Films LTD, Irvine, CA September 2018 - October 2020
Editor / Photographer / Camera Operator
· Capture footage using state-of-the-art digital cameras
· Use compositing software to remove unwanted features from footage
· Manage footage files for optimal storage and backup
· Analyze footage to determine best shots for sequences
· Edit selected footage into rough, fine and final cuts for client review
· Create animations and motion graphics to incorporate into sequences
· Source stock footage, archival images, and other resources to complete projects
· Determine proper output needs for project and final deliverables

(All employees were recently laid off by Aperture Films due to the death of the owner in 2019. We continued working until his estate finally closed our doors in October 2020.)

Floor 24 Media, La Habra, CA September 2015 - July 2020
Co-founder / President
· Operate cameras, audio recorders, & edit videos to create promotional material
· Conceptualize promotional video projects for clients to ensure demographic goals are met
· Plan, direct and shoot documentary-style promotional videos and ads
· Produce custom animations and motion graphics to promote clients’ brands
· Won 2017 Community College Public Relations Organization Pro Award (Television PSA or Ad)

PIP Printing and Marketing Services, Sacramento, CA
Web-to-print Technician / Customer Service Representative
· Developed customizable web-to-print solutions for clients
· Guided workflow between client and design / production teams
· Answered and managed multi-line telephone system, corresponded with clients via email

Technical Skills
· Adobe Premiere · Adobe After Effects · Adobe Audition
· Adobe Photoshop · Adobe Illustrator · Adobe InDesign
· DSLR Photography

Recent Projects
· American Battle Monuments Commission
· Harriet Tubman: Soldier of Freedom (2019) - Camera Operator, Assistant Editor, Colorist
· Comrades in Arms: The Manila American Cemetery (2019) - Animator, VFX Artist
· The Global War on Terror: US Army Museum (2019) - Editor, Animator
· The Untold Legacy of the River Raisin (2019) - Editor, Animator, VFX Artist, Camera Operator
· Tumacácori: A Cultural Crossroads (2019) - Editor, Animator, Camera Operator

video editor, photographer, camera operator