Summary

Equipment I use: Arri Alexa, Red Epic Dragon, Canon C500/C300/C100, Sony F55/F5. From live action events to feature films, I get the shot. www.imdb.me/alexmerriman & www.AlexMerriman.com

Credits

12/11 – Current

Director of Photography – Zuffa, LLC (Ultimate Fighting Championship)

12/11 – Current
12/15 – 12/15

Cinematographer (Arri Alexa Mini) UFC 194

Live / Special Event (TV) — Zuffa, LLC (Ultimate Fighting Championship) Details
12/15 – 12/15

I used a Red Epic to shoot BTS, Fights, Walk Outs, Crowd Shots during UFC 194 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, NV. Footage is used for future UFC and Fox Sports promotional materials (Commercials, Long/Short Form Shows such as "Fight Flashback" / "On The Brink", Features, & Sizzles).

12/15 – 12/15

Cinematographer (Canon C300) UFC 194 Embedded (Episodes 1-6)

FOXSPORTS — Reality/Doc (TV) — Zuffa, LLC (Ultimate Fighting Championship) Details
12/15 – 12/15

Single camera documentary following/interviewing UFC fighters leading up to UFC 194 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Each of the 6 episodes covers the previous 24 hours, with a show being released everyday for 6 days leading to the event. Distributed on Fox Sports, UFC.com, UFC Fight Pass, and UFC's YouTube channel.

11/15 – 11/15

Cinematographer (RED Epic) Ufc Ultimate Insider: Ronda Rousey - My Fight (Ep 435) 4

FOXSPORTS — Reality/Doc (TV) — Positive Image Video
11/15 – 11/15
11/15 – 11/15

Cinematographer (RED Epic) UFC 193

Live / Special Event (TV) — Zuffa, LLC (Ultimate Fighting Championship) Details
11/15 – 11/15

I used a Red Epic to shoot BTS, Fights, Walk Outs, Crowd Shots during UFC 193 at the Etihad Stadium Melbourne, Australia. Footage is used for future UFC and Fox Sports promotional materials (Commercials, Long/Short Form Shows such as "Fight Flashback" / "On The Brink", Features, & Sizzles).

11/15 – 11/15

Cinematographer (Canon C300) UFC 193 Embedded (Episodes 1-5)

FOXSPORTS — Reality/Doc (TV) — Zuffa, LLC (Ultimate Fighting Championship) Details
11/15 – 11/15

Single camera documentary following/interviewing UFC fighters leading up to UFC 193 in Melbourne, Australia. Each of the 5 episodes covers the previous 24 hours, with a show being released everyday for 6 days leading to the event. Distributed on Fox Sports, UFC.com, UFC Fight Pass, and UFC's YouTube channel.

10/15 – 10/15

Cinematographer (RED Epic) UFC Ultimate Insider: Jedrzejczyk on the Brink (Ep 431) 4

FOXSPORTS — Reality/Doc (TV) — Positive Image Video
10/15 – 10/15
10/15 – 10/15

Cinematographer (RED Epic) UFC Ultimate Insider: Conor McGregor (Ep 433) 4

FOXSPORTS — Reality/Doc (TV) — Positive Image Video
10/15 – 10/15

Media

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Education

Class of '05

Marymount College

Associates of Arts
Class of '03

Mira Costa High School

High School Diploma

Skills

  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Adobe Premier CC
  • After Effects
  • Arri Alexa
  • Broadcast
  • Canon 5D/7D
  • Canon c100
  • Canon c300
  • Canon c500
  • Color Correction
  • DaVinci Resolve
  • Episode Engine
  • Final Cut Pro
  • GoPro
  • Mocha
  • Movi
  • MPEG Streamclip
  • Photoshop
  • Post Production
  • Producing
  • RED Epic
  • RED Scarlet
  • Rotoscoping
  • Script-writing
  • Sony F5
  • Sony F55
  • Sony PMW 300
  • Steadicam
  • Talent Acquisition