Summary

I am a freelancer in the field of TV/Video Production, an aspiring documentarian and the owner/photographer of a photography business specializing in pets.

Credits

9/13 – Current

Camera Operator (Audio assistant, utility, prompter operator) Msnbc

MSNBC — Reality/Doc (TV) Details
9/13 – Current

Freelance Technical Associate at MSNBC. Job skills include operating prompter, A2ing all shows, camera utility for stedi-cam, operating ped-cam and robotics.

2/15 – 3/15

Executive Producer (Camera Operator, Editor, Original Concept, Research, Field Producer) Title Unknown

Reality/Doc (TV) Details
2/15 – 3/15

I will be going on a self-funded, ten day excursion in February to Masai Mara in Kenya. I plan on capturing footage, audio and photographs for my portfolio and to create a short documentary on the wildlife there. I'm currently planning the layout for the documentary.

7/13 – 7/14

Camera Operator (Ped-Cam Operator, A2, Editor) The Better Show

HALMRK — Talk Show (TV) Details
7/13 – 7/14

Operate Ped-Cam and A2 for lifestyle syndicated program.

5/13 – 5/13

Co-Producer (Camera Operator, Co-Editor, Original Concept, Research, Field Producer) Echo Oscar Whiskey - Evolution Of War

Internet — Reality/Doc (TV) Details
5/13 – 5/13

Created original concept. Wrote documentary outline, conducted research of subject matter, set up and conducted interviews with subjects, researched and gathered supplemental material, coordinated and produced field shoots, operated camera for all shoots, audio tech for all shoots, lighting for interviews, co-edited on Premiere Pro. http://vimeo.com/brookekmaxson/echooscarwhiskey

1/13 – 5/13

Producer (Director, Editor, Talent Recruiter, Set-Designer) Sports Rap Live

Live / Special Event (TV) Details
1/13 – 5/13

Directed and Produced a season of "Sports Rap Live", a sports show that focuses on local high school sports and athletes. Aired live every Wednesday night from 7:00-7:30 PM on PSTV. Responsible for shooting and editing sports packages on Avid, hiring and directing crew and talent and designing the set.

4/13 – 4/13

Co-Producer (Camera Operator, Co-Editor, Original Concept, Research, Field Producer) The Ink Connection : A Day in the Life of a Tattoo Artist

Internet — Reality/Doc (TV) Details
4/13 – 4/13

Created original concept. Wrote documentary outline, conducted research of subject matter, set up and conducted interviews with subjects, researched and gathered supplemental material, coordinated and produced field shoots, operated camera for all shoots, audio tech for all shoots, lighting for interviews, co-edited on Premiere Pro. http://vimeo.com/brookekmaxson/theinkconnection

2/13 – 3/13

Co-Producer (Camera Operator, Co-Editor, Original Concept, Research, Field Producer, Talent) Behind The Makeup - The World of Special Effects Makeup

Internet — Reality/Doc (TV) Details
2/13 – 3/13

Original concept. Wrote documentary outline, researched subject matter, set up and conducted interview with subject, researched and gathered supplemental material, coordinated and produced field shoot, operated camera for interview, audio tech for interview, lighting for interview, co-edited on Premiere Pro. On-camera model for makeup. http://vimeo.com/brookekmaxson/behindthemakeup

8/12 – 12/12

Producer (Director, Field Producer, Talent Recruiter, Set Designer) News Briefs

Details
8/12 – 12/12

Produced a season of News Briefs, a 2 minute news segment. Aired twice nightly Monday-Friday on PSTV. Also responsible for directing the show, shooting footage and editing on Avid, writing the script, hiring and directing crew and anchors and designing the set.

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Education

Class of '13

Plattsburgh State University

BAS in Broadcast Journalism
Class of '13

Plattsburgh State University

BAS in TV/Video Production

My Gear

  • 15 - 55mm Lens
  • 30 - 70 mm Lens
  • 80 - 200mm Lens
  • External Flash
  • Pentax KX
  • Soft Box

Affiliations

  • Lambda Pi Eta
  • NABET
  • NBS
  • Plattsburgh State Television
  • PSTV
  • WARP Radio

Skills

  • A2
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Adobe Lightroom
  • Adobe Photoshop CS6
  • Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Avid Composer Pro
  • Avid News Cutter
  • Directing
  • Field Producing
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Lighting
  • Linear Editing
  • Microsoft Office
  • Non-Linear Editing
  • Ped Camera Operator
  • Producing
  • Prompter Operator
  • Robo Camera Operator
  • Script Writing/ Editing
  • Social Media
  • StediCam
  • Technical Directing
  • Utility