Summary

Production and post production professional with hands-on experience managing crews and creating meaningful, story-driven content. www.charlesottaway.com

Credits

3/90 – Current

Preditor (Editor / Animator / Graphic Artist) – Self-employed

Details
3/90 – Current

Create various forms of media from concept to completion for TV, film, web, DVD and print using a variety of production and post production techniques. Mac and PC software proficiencies include Final Cut Pro, Premiere Pro, After Effects, Motion, Photoshop, Illustrator, Autopano Giga, Autopano Video and many others.

11/15 – 1/16

Preditor Perspective: Chapter 2 - The Misdemeanor ( Virtual Reality )

Film (Short) — Sundance Film Festival Details
11/15 – 1/16

Key Collaborator / Camera Man / Editor / Animator / Compositor. Official Selection 2016 Sundance Film Festival and 2016 Tribeca Film Festival

9/15 – 11/15

Preditor XAmbassadors - A Day in the Life ( Virtual Reality )

Internet — Internet — Interscope Records Details
9/15 – 11/15

Director / Camera Man / Editor / Animator / Compositor

6/15 – 10/15

Preditor Jeep 360° VR Surf Experience ( Virtual Reality )

Internet Details
6/15 – 10/15

Editor / Animator / Compositor

7/15 – 9/15

Preditor The Donnies The Amys - Runaround ( Virtual Reality )

YouTube / Internet — Internet Details
7/15 – 9/15

Assist Director / Editor / Animator / Compositor

3/15 – 6/15

Preditor Terminator Genisys: The YouTube Chronicles 360° ( Virtual Reality )

YouTube — Internet — Paramount / YouTube / Lilly Singh (!!Superwoman!!) Details
3/15 – 6/15

Assist Director / Camera Man / Editor / Animator / Compositor

11/14 – 12/14

Data Wrangler Perspective: Chapter 1 - The Party ( Virtual Reality )

Film (Short) — Sundance Film Festival Details
11/14 – 12/14

On-set Data Wrangler. Official Selection 2015 Sundance Film Festival

12/13 – 5/14

Animator – Men's Warehouse, JCPenney

Commercial/Ad — Optimus LA Details
12/13 – 5/14

Type of Position: Freelance, project-by-project basis Responsibilities: Create and replicate text animations for national spots. Software used: After Effects, Photoshop Total time worked: five days Spots delivered: two

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Education

Class of '95

University of Missouri-Columbia

B.A./Communications - Speech & TV/Radio

Skills

  • 360 video
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • After Effects
  • Animation
  • Apple
  • Apple Computers
  • Autopano
  • Autopano Giga
  • Autopano Kolor
  • Broadcast
  • Camera
  • Color Correction
  • Color Grading
  • Commercials
  • Compositing
  • Computer Animation
  • Creative Writing
  • Digital Compositing
  • Digital Media
  • Digital Video
  • Directing
  • DVD Studio Pro
  • Editing
  • FCPX
  • Feature Films
  • Film
  • Film Production
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Final Cut Studio
  • Final Draft
  • Graphic Design
  • HD Video
  • Illustrator
  • Mac
  • Mocha
  • Motion
  • Motion Design
  • Motion Graphics
  • Multimedia
  • Photography
  • Photoshop
  • Post Production
  • Rotoscoping
  • Screenwriting
  • Shooting
  • Television
  • UHD Video
  • Video
  • Video Editing
  • Video Production
  • Videography
  • virtual reality
  • Visual Effects
  • VR
  • Web Video
  • Writing