SUMMARY

Freelance videographer based in Northwest Indiana, specializing in action sports and general event coverage.

 

EXPERIENCE

“MX World” Camera Op // RedBull Motorsports via Trust Content [2018]

Camera operator for Season 1: Episode 6 of RedBull’s premier web series, “MX World,” at the 2018 Monster Energy Motocross of Nations.

  • Shot on Sony FS5 & Canon C300

 

Multimedia Specialist // Great Lakes MX [2018]

Multimedia specialist for the Great Lakes MX amateur motocross series, which hosted northern Indiana and Southern Michigan facilities such as Baja Acres, Dutch Sport Park, Log Road, Ironman Raceway, RedBud MX and Wildcat Creek. Duties include:

 

  • Design, launch, and maintenance of series website: greatlakesmx.com

  • Maintenance of social media outlets on Facebook and Instagram, including video/photo work, weekend story posts, and user engagement

  • Working with promoters to give each facility its desired “look” and audience attraction

  • Video production and visual presentation for end of season awards banquet

“Answer Racing Grass Roots Tour: Baja Acres” Event Recap // Answer Racing/Nick Wey [2018]

Lifestyle and event recap shoot for Answer Racing and Nick Wey on the Grass Roots Tour. Commissioned by Nick Wey.

  • Shot on Sony FS5 & Panasonic AG-HMC150P / Edited in Premiere Pro CC

  • Shot & cut on one-week deadline

Production Assistant & Behind The Scenes // Simian Design Group [2017]

Production Assistant & Behind The Scenes duties for high profile music video productions in Los Angeles, California and Chicago, Illinois, respectively. Projects include videos for Nickelback, ZZ Ward, and DREAMERS. Duties include:

 

  • “Behind The Scenes” Video Production (Film/Edit)

  • Lyric and Music Video visual/audio sync in After Effects and Premiere Pro

  • On-Set assisting (gear setup/teardown, craft service coordination, DIT when needed)

  • Location and Studio set experience

 

“Nick Wey’s Family Vacation” Profile // Motosport Inc. [2017]

Eight minute video profiling retired professional motocross rider Nick Wey and his return to racing at the RedBud National.

 

  • Shot on Sony FS700 & VX2000 / Edited in Adobe Premiere Pro CC

  • Shot & cut on one-week deadline

 

“Live! From The Midwest” Full Length Movie // RIDE365 [2016]

Half-hour full length video hosted by ride365.com showcasing riders and events across the midwest. Seen on multiple industry sites including Transworld MX, Vurbmoto, Vital MX, and MotoXAddicts.com.

 

  • Shot on Sony FS700 & Canon Rebel T2i / Edited in Adobe Premiere Pro CS6

  • Select shoots required DJI Ronin 3-axis Stabilizing Gimbal assembly and operation

  • Shot & cut in 6 months

 

“Where We Are Now” Documentary // Motosport Inc. [2015]

Short-form documentary exploring stories in motocross through Michigan and Indiana, detailing the highs and lows experienced by riders and track-owners alike. Sold to motosport.com.

 

  • Shot on Canon Rebel T2i / Edited in Adobe Premiere Pro CS6

  • Shot & cut in 2 months

 

“Vurb Select” Video Edit // Vurbmoto [2015]

Video edit recapping the RedBud MX Regional Championship, commissioned by vurbmoto.com.

 

  • Shot on Canon Rebel T2i / Edited in Sony Vegas Pro 10

  • Titles created in Photoshop CS5

  • Shot & cut on one-week deadline

 

Event Commercials // RedBud MX [2015 - Present]

Thirty second and one-minute commercials for play on the web and at select Monster Energy Supercross events, commissioned by RedBud MX.

 

  • Shot on Sony FS700 / Edited in Adobe Premiere Pro CC

  • Shot & cut on separate timelines

 

Wedding Features // White Line Productions [2015 - Present]

Personal wedding features for newlyweds. Each project shot by myself and a colleague. Edited by myself.

 

  • Shot on Canon Rebel T2i & 60D / Edited in Sony Vegas Pro 10 & Adobe Premiere Pro CS6

  • Shot & cut on two-week deadlines

“Vindication of a Tireless Mind” Contest Edit // Racer X Amateur Film Festival (First Prize) [2014]

International contest held by industry leading moto-magazine, Racer X Illustrated.

  • Shot on Canon Rebel T2i / Edited in Sony Vegas Pro 10

  • Shot & cut on 1.5 month deadline

 

EDUCATION

 

Columbia College Chicago

Cinematography Major: FA 2015 - SP 2016 (Dean’s List Recipient FA 2015 and SP 2016)

 

SOFTWARE EXPERIENCE ( * denotes currently owned)

 

  • Adobe Premiere Pro CS5 / CS6* / CC*

  • Adobe After Effects CC*

  • Adobe Photoshop CS5 / CS6* / CC*

  • Sony Vegas Pro 10

 

EQUIPMENT EXPERIENCE ( * denotes currently owned)

 

  • Sony FS700 / Sony FS5* / Sony VX2000*

  • Canon Rebel T2i* / Canon 310XL* (8mm) / Canon Rebel T3i / Canon 60D / Canon C300

  • Paillard Bolex H16 Reflex* (16mm)

  • Panasonic AG-HMC150P*

  • Zoom H1 Microphone* (2x, Lavalier's included)

  • DJI Ronin 3-axis Gimbal Stabilizer*

  • Manfrotto* / Davis & Sanford* Tripods

 

 

 

References available upon request