Summary

Founding Member and Head of Production at PartyHat Productions, LLC. Shooter, Director, Editor, and VFX for over a dozen music videos. Experienced freelance Camera, G&E, PA, and Transpo. Certified Precision Driver. Magna Cum Laude film school alum.

Credits

5/15 – Current

Executive Producer (Founding Member) – PartyHat Productions, LLC

Details
5/15 – Current

Exec. Producer & Founder of a small production//entertainment startup. Specializing in music videos, webseries, and work-for-hire.

2/17 – 4/17

Director (Shooter/Editor) Rain Girl

Stan Coppinger — Music Video — PartyHat Productions, LLC Details
2/17 – 4/17

On-location shoot for jazz-influenced singer-songwriter. Involved coordination with talent and artist and guerilla-style on-street cinematography.

3/17 – 3/17

Camera Operator (Blackmagic Studio) SXSW 2017 Gaming Awards

Internet — Live / Special Event (TV) — Paperlyte Films Details
3/17 – 3/17

Setup and operation of live-streamed Blackmagic Studio with 70-200mm Telephoto. Broadcast via Twitch.tv

1/17 – 3/17

Director (Producer/Shooter) Honey

Nomad City — Music Video — PartyHat Productions, LLC Details
1/17 – 3/17

Produced and shot a band playthrough for blues-rock outfit Nomad City. Involved coordination with band, heavy technical operation, and acquiring/wrangling two live royal pythons.

1/17 – 1/17

Director (Producer/Shooter) Sink or Swim

The Wayfarer's Club — Music Video — PartyHat Productions, LLC Details
1/17 – 1/17

Low-budget Pop-Punk single featuring a Texas roadtrip and on-location band footage. Shot on a Panasonic GH4 with a Zhiyun Crane 3-Axis Gimbal. Coordinated with band and talent and managed a remote edit.

12/16 – 12/16

Stagehand WWE Raw

USA — Live / Special Event (TV) — Frank C. Erwin, Jr. Center Details
12/16 – 12/16

Helped with load-in, building, deconstruction, and loadout of WWE Monday Night Raw's arena setup.

12/16 – 12/16

Camera Operator (Sony a7s II) Freedom Fastlane Live

Live Event — Golden Arm Media Details
12/16 – 12/16

Shot three days of Ryan Daniel Moran // Capitalism.com's annual conference on entrepreneurship and venture capitalism. Required on-the-spot shooting, use of sliders and shoulder rigs, interview setups, and coordination with multiple teams of event managers.

12/16 – 12/16

Producer (Shooter/Editor) I Got Lucky (Under The Gun)

Malion — Music Video — PartyHat Productions, LLC Details
12/16 – 12/16

Run-and-gun, grungy garage rock video with VFX work. Coordinated studio time, oversaw all shoot and post-production logistics.

Media

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Education

Class of '15

Motion Picture Driving Clinic

Certificate of Completion - Super Level 1
Class of '14

University of North Texas

B.A. - Radio, TV & Film // English Minor, Magna Cum Laude

My Gear

  • 2ft. Slider w/ Standard Tripod Head
  • 2x Polaroid 320 LEDs
  • Adobe CS6
  • Assortment of Light Stands / Gels / G&E Accesories
  • Assortment of Vintage Lenses & Mounts
  • GoPro Hero 3+ Black
  • Metabones Speedbooster EF - m4/3
  • Panasonic GH2
  • Panasonic GH4
  • RedRock Micro - style Shoulder Rig w/ Gear-Fed Follow Focus
  • Shotgun Mic & XLR Accessories
  • Sigma 18-34mm f/1.8
  • SLIK Professional 6ft. Photographic Tripod
  • Stock 14-42mm f/3.5
  • Tascam DR-40 Field Recorder
  • Various Action Mounts & Accessories for GoPro

Skills

  • After Effects (Intermediate)
  • Leadership & Communication Training
  • Motion Picture Precision Driving (Basic)
  • Premiere Pro CS6 (Expert - 7 years)
  • Social Media
  • Transcribing/Logging Formats