Summary

8+ years as production crew in the field. I've worn a lot of hats during this time. Recently specializing as a DSLR camera operator for news/docs shoots. Also an experienced broadcast engineer technician, building live TV setups. www.drewchesnutt.com

Credits

1/17 – Current

Utility Hearthstone Championships

Live / Special Event (TV) — 441 Productions
1/17 – Current
3/16 – Current

Assistant Camera (Canon C100) Democracy Handbook 1

Fusion Media — Internet Details
3/16 – Current

Setting up cameras, lights, formatting media cards, and assorted on-set duties.

9/15 – Current

Camera Utility (Grip) F-Comedy 1

FUSION — Scripted (TV) — Fusion TV Details
9/15 – Current

Assistant camera, set building, lighting, and audio for single camera comedy shorts.

7/14 – Current

Camera Operator/Producer – Fusion Television

Details
7/14 – Current

Shooting/producing doc and comedy pieces in the field and studio. Operate Canon 5D, Canon C100's and P2 Cameras, audio and lighting. Directing studio crews, managing media, releases, meals, location scouting. Built/maintaining a digital asset tracking system of the bureau's field and studio gear, equipment, studio lighting, etc.

1/17 – 1/17

Utility The 129th Tournament of Roses Parade

UNIVISION — Live / Special Event (TV)
1/17 – 1/17
5/16 – 5/16

Second Assistant Camera Originals Shorts

College Humor — Internet — Big Breakfast/ College Humor Details
5/16 – 5/16

Building Red Dragon cameras, swapping lenses, assisting camera operators, building a video village, batteries, moving cameras, marking slate, etc.

10/15 – 5/16

Audio Assistant/Utility/Grip NO YOU SHUT UP 4

FUSION — Talk Show (TV) — The Jim Henson Company Details
10/15 – 5/16

My primary role during production days is as the A2, mic'ing the host, guests, and puppeteers. Tending to the audio, IFB, and PL gear. Lighting and video monitors are secondary responsibilities. I also contributed to the building of a new control room for our studio capabilities.

4/16 – 4/16

Second Assistant Camera Trump vs Bernie 1

FUSION — Scripted (TV) — York Media Details
4/16 – 4/16

1st AC duties for four Panasonic HPX600 P2 cameras; assisted the DIT for recording to Ki-Pros; grip and electric responsibilities; Assistant audio responsibilities including mic'ing talent.

Media

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Education

Class of '06

Beloit College

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)/Creative Writing
Class of '01

Red Rocks Film School

Film and Video Production

Skills

  • Audio
  • Broadcast
  • Broadcast Engineering
  • Broadcast Quality FTP
  • Broadcast Transmission
  • Camera Operator
  • Canon 5D Mkiii
  • Canon C100
  • cinematography
  • Digital Journalist
  • DV
  • ENG
  • Field Audio
  • Field Producing
  • Lighting
  • news
  • P2
  • Radio
  • Radio Producing
  • Radio Promotions
  • Reality
  • Teleprompter
  • Video
  • Video Production
  • Videography
  • Voice Over