Summary

Multiple Emmy Nominee Matt Bernstein is a photojournalist, producer and editor with over a decade of proven ability to work under intense deadline pressure in the television industry. His projects have ranged from news, commercials and documentaries to...

Credits

12/10 – Current

Producer/Shooter (Photojournalist/Producer/Editor) – WTVJ-TV NBC 6/Local Programming

Details
12/10 – Current

· Field direct & produce · Enterprise segments targeting key demo for daily entertainment show · Travel on assignment to shoot, produce & edit long-form 30-minute specials · Played significant role in launching local digital channel · Successful self-starter in conceptualizing creative segments from start to finish · Superb eye for capturing lifestyle content & building compelling stories

11/09 – Current

Producer/Shooter (Freelance Director of Photography) Founder 4

Reality/Doc (TV) — Matthews Media Group Details
11/09 – Current

Matt has filmed nationally broadcast HD programming for the Travel Channel, HGTV, NBC, CNN, BET and TLC just to name a few.

1/09 – 11/09

Producer/Shooter (Photojournalist/SAT Truck Op/Field Producer/Editor) WSFL-TV 1

CW — WSFL-TV (The CW) Details
1/09 – 11/09

· Enterprise & turn daily news pkgs · Operate ENG & Satellite Truck for live shots · Plan, direct and coordinate production shoots · Writing, problem solving & quick decision making · Played key roles in launching WSFL-TV The Morning Show · Train new photographers on ENG/SAT truck operations & camera functions

12/07 – 1/09

Producer/Shooter (Photojournalist/Editor) WPBF-TV News 25 2

ABC — WPBF-TV News 25 (ABC) Details
12/07 – 1/09

· Enterprise & turn daily news pkgs · Operate ENG & Satellite Truck for live shots · Interview public officials & community members · Used the latest technology to stay up-to-date with events · Played key roles in launching the weekend morning newscasts

7/07 – 12/07

Producer/Shooter (Editor/Satellite Desk Coordinator ) WPTV-TV NewsChannel 5 1

NBC — WPTV-TV NewsChannel 5 (NBC) Details
7/07 – 12/07

· Edit local, national & international news video · Coordinate, record & monitor all satellite news feeds · Responsible for editing morning/midday newscasts & web content · Gather content elements for the production of special events & programs · Select the most effective video & audio in order to form a smooth & compelling story

5/03 – 7/07

Producer/Shooter (Director of Photography/Field Producer) Freelance 4

Reality/Doc (TV) — Metro Video News Details
5/03 – 7/07

· Dispatched to breaking news · Photojournalist for local news affiliates · Interviewed key eyewitnesses, police & fire officials · News, Reality TV, documentaries, pilots, web & corporate videos

6/01 – 5/03

Producer/Shooter (Photojournalist/Field Producer/AP ) Comcast Newsmakers 2

NBC — Reality/Doc (TV) — Comcast NewsMakers Details
6/01 – 5/03

· Coverage of local City Commission Meetings & events · Assist with the coordination of locally produced programming · Record satellite feeds & load videotapes prior to broadcasting · Book guests & correspondents for upcoming Comcast NewsMakers

Media

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Education

Class of '05

Connecticut School of Broadcasting

Television and Radio Broadcasting
Class of '02

Broward College

Communications

My Gear

  • Arri Light Kit
  • Canon c300
  • Canon EOS 7d
  • Sennheiser Audio

Skills

  • Editing
  • Multitasking
  • Photography
  • Producing
  • Storytelling