Freelance Cinematographer - Fort Wayne, IN
Cinematography
Location: Fort Wayne, IN, USA
School: Freelance/Self Taught
Field of study: Cinematography

Freelance Cinematographer - Fort Wayne, IN

PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY:
Entirely self-taught freelance in the field of Cinematography, Videography, and Photography. With nearly a decade of creative and technical experience on small and large scale productions, I can provide a very high level of quality and consistency.

SKILLS: Advanced Cinematography, Lighting Film Sets, Audio Recording and Editing, Aerial Imaging, Digital Color Grading, Photography and Videography, High-Speed Digital Imaging, Some Graphic Design.

WORK HISTORY

FREELANCE CINEMATOGRAPHER 07/2010 to CURRENT
Fritzel Media | Fort Wayne, IN | Building and maintaining a freelance cinematography and video production company. Application of technical, high-end production equipment and computer editing to create visual films for company advertisements and personal projects. Management of small and large teams to efficiently complete projects. Balancing many different timelines and due dates simultaneously.

DIGITAL PROJECTIONIST 05/2012 to 07/2013
North Pointe Cinemas | Warsaw, IN | Scheduling movie playback for nine projector systems. Daily maintenance of projector systems. Troubleshooting technical issues.

VIDEOGRAPHER AND EDITOR 01/2014 to 11/2014
PayProMedia | Warsaw, IN | Editing important video productions to meet high-quality standards. Traveling for on-set filmmaking. Maintaining a plethora of audio and video equipment.

HIGH-SPEED IMAGING TECHNICIAN 07/2017 to CURRENT
------------ | Fort Wayne, IN | Maintenance of expensive high-speed imaging equipment. Handling rentals and on-site operation of high-speed equipment. Providing proprietary, stylized cinematography for many different types of productions.

VIDEO ACQUISITION 07/2017 to CURRENT
1 Better Advertising | Saint Cloud, MN | Remote acquisition of video content for local theater commercials. Balancing schedules of multiple clients. Adhering to many different video and audio standards. Traveling for video acquisition.

VIDEOGRAPHER/EDITOR 11/2019 to CURRENT
LEVITATE | Fort Wayne, IN | Acquiring and creating digital assets for large biomedical companies such as BIOTRONIK and Acutus Medical to assist LEVITATE in providing Public Relations. Shooting and editing digital segments such as Brand Videos and Leadership Series to a high degree of quality. Assisting the company with other technical areas such as graphic design and website design.

EDUCATION:
High School Diploma 05/2014 Warsaw Community High School, Warsaw, IN Graduated with Core 40 and Academic Honors
Nearly a decade of self taught and on-set experience in Cinematography, Videography, Audio, and Photography.

VIDEO EDITING SOFTWARE:
I have several years of experience in a multitude of video editing software, such as the Adobe Suite (Premiere Pro, After Effects, etc), Sony Vegas Pro, and DaVinci Resolve. I delegate different tasks for different software to maintain high efficiency.

Examples of my work and demo reels can be found at the following:
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