Summary

Motion graphics designer, animator, and video editor for hire! Have laptop, will travel.

Credits

2/13 – Current

Motion Graphics (Principal) – Big Creature Media, Inc

Details
2/13 – Current

Founded and launched Big Creature Media Inc, a multimedia company specializing in post-production and animation.

6/14 – 7/14

Animator The Herbert Brothers

A&E — Reality/Doc (TV) — Zig Zag Productions USA Inc Details
6/14 – 7/14

• Prepared files for animation • Completed animation per notes from lead editors • Synced animation with voiceovers and other sound cues • Delivered completed files in the appropriate format for use by lead editors

4/11 – 2/13

Segment Producer (Associate Editor, Digital) – Scholastic

Details
4/11 – 2/13

Created in-depth, entertaining, and brand-aligned educational videos for Scope and Storyworks magazines. • Developed the visual style of and content for video series and standalones • Reviewed audio/visual scripts and provided feedback and suggestions • Prepared and encoded videos for web delivery in appropriate codecs • Worked with video content management systems (Brightcove)

5/12 – 7/12

Producer/Shooter I Ain't No Brian Wilson

Gentleman Brawlers — Music Video Details
5/12 – 7/12

Shot and edited this music video for the Gentleman Brawlers, a six-piece Brooklyn rock band featured on “Occupy This Album” (featuring Patti Smith, Deborah Harry, Pete Seeger, etc). • Managed props, 10-plus actors, and locations • Shot video with Canon EOS 60D (20mm f/2.0) • Edited, color-corrected, and added light animation to video

1/11 – 2/11

Motion Graphics (Special Effects) The Long Distance Operator

Film (Theatrical) — Independent Film Details
1/11 – 2/11

Added special effects to scenes in “The Long Distance Operator,” which was part of a collaborative video project “Far From Afghanistan.” It premiered at the Festival Del Film Locarno in 2012 and screened at the Toronto International Film Festival. • Used masking techniques in select scenes • Applied chromakey effects to select scenes

5/09 – 6/09

Motion Graphics (Special Effects) Freeland

Film (Theatrical) — Independent Film Details
5/09 – 6/09

Created several short animated scenes for use in Minda Martin’s 2009 feature-length documentary. Designed main titles, titles throughout, and title transitions. • Designed all titles and lower thirds • Animated short segments placed throughout the film

Media

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Education

Class of '06

Emerson College

Bachelor of Arts/Film Production

My Gear

  • After Effects
  • Compressor
  • Creative Suite
  • Final Cut Pro 7
  • Illustrator
  • Intuos 3 Wacom tablet
  • MacBook Pro
  • Photoshop
  • Premiere Pro

Affiliations

  • Children's Media Association

Skills

  • Adobe Acrobat
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • After Effects
  • Animation
  • Cinematography
  • Content Development
  • Content Management
  • Content Strategy
  • Copy Editing
  • Copywriting
  • Digital Photography
  • Editing
  • Editorial
  • Entertainment
  • Feature Articles
  • Film
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Graphic Design
  • Journalism
  • Magazines
  • Marketing
  • Motion Graphics
  • Multimedia
  • Music Videos
  • New Media
  • Newspapers
  • Photography
  • Photoshop
  • Premiere
  • Pro Tools
  • Proofreading
  • Public Relations
  • Publications
  • Publishing
  • Radio
  • Screenwriting
  • Short Films
  • Social Media
  • Sound
  • Storyboarding
  • Storytelling
  • Video
  • Video Editing
  • Video Production
  • Videography
  • Web Content
  • Wordpress