Summary

I’ve built my 14 year career working in the television news business, where I have worked in numerous facets, from a newly hired news videographer, to a management position where I was responsible for leading a team of 13 news photographers for 5 years.

Credits

11/15 – Current

Camera Operator (Sony HDVS on Vinten Quattro pedestals) morning drive; Golf Fix; School of Golf; Golf Central

Golf Channel — News (TV) — The Golf Channel Details
11/15 – Current

Operate Sony HDVS camera for numerous live and pre-recorded shows, including Morning Drive show; Golf Central pre-game and post-game show; Golf Fix, a pre-recorded hour-long instructional tips show; and School of Golf.

2/11 – 10/15

Chief Photographer – Central Florida News 13

Details
2/11 – 10/15

Earned a promotion from News Photographer to Chief Photographer. I was responsible for supervising a staff of 12 photographers and am responsible for photographic quality of our on-air product, along with training, support, and continuing education of new and current hires. In was responsible for the care and working condition of the news fleet, field equipment, budget proposals, and working out solutions when technical concerns arise from the field. I would also be called on to shoot and edit stories, and transmit live shots during our live shows in the morning, noon, 5&6, and 10&11 as needed, as well as working with Bright House Sports Network operating live camera for their Bright House Sports Network game of the week as needed (20+ live football, basketball, and baseball games)

10/05 – 2/11

News Photographer – Central Florida News 13

Details
10/05 – 2/11

operate ENG/SNG news trucks. Collect content for daily newscasts. Edit stories using DVCPRO tape to tape, Avid liquid, and Final Cut Pro.

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Education

Class of '01

New England School of Communications

A.S. in Communications. Emphasis in TV Broadcasting

My Gear

  • Day rate is $350 for camera work
  • I do not own my own gear and would need to rent gear
  • I usually rent in the Canon XA10 to Canon XF105 range

Affiliations

  • NPPA

Skills

  • Final Cut Pro 7 Editing
  • Documentary Shooting
  • Live Sports Production
  • News gathering
  • Sports Coverage
  • Live TV and event production