I have the experience to successfully Produce/Write/Direct and Act (actor), in order to determine the appropriateness of concept and design of Film/Video/Multimedia content.
I have the experience to select the appropriate production equipment to effectively execute and deliver film/video based content as well as other multimedia product and services. I have the experience to successfully interpret the vision of the Writer/Client (Educational and Scientific Professionals), for educational and communications/outreach and convey that vision to Cast/Crew (Contract and In-House), while maintaining the structural integrity of Story/Vision from concept-to-completion. I have the experience to develop content in concert with an educational, biographical, historical, informational, comedic and dramatic blended strategy. I also have the experience to Produce/Write Scripts/Treatments, Direct and Rehearse Cast and Crew thru staging/blocking for Camera, Equipment, Scene Continuity and Actor/re-action exercises, including (but not limited to), other complexities (Fight Scenes).
I have the experience and expertise to light a studio scene/setting for Still/Motion Photography of Film/HD Video (35mm or Digital).
I have the advanced knowledge and experience to edit (Film/Video/Audio), utilizing computerized linear/non-linear and digital/analog editing systems (Final Cut Pro editing software/Moviola editing machine/AVID).
I also have the advanced knowledge and experience to incorporate 2D motion graphic design/titling, 3D modeling, character animation and motion graphics. To also include compositing, Blue screen/green screen, motion tracking, color correction, image repair and wire removal. I also have the experience to oversee the utilization of Digital sets and backgrounds. I have extensive knowledge and experience as to the augmentation of raw stock footage as well as determining necessary re-shoots to compliment or complete a production. I have the advanced knowledge, skills and ability to manage computer-generated imagery. Imagery that fuses live-action footage with CGI, to realistically portray scenes ranging from subtle, to the stunningly imaginative.
I have the advanced knowledge, skills and ability to manage ADR-voiceover recording sessions, audio-editing mixdowns, mix-to-pix, soundscaping, audio sweetening, broadcast production and radio spots. I also have the experience to Produce and record
Audio for the Internet, Podcasting and Interactive Applications, Multi-lingual international audio, digital sessions via ISDN or IP with MusicCam and ATP systems. I also have the advanced knowledge, skills and abilities to Produce Music, apply sound-effects (from libraries or foley), and layback those sound elements to recorded or archived multimedia (audio/video), effectively.
I have the acquired management skills and experience, to manage “International” as well as “Domestic” Cast and Crews from Prep-to-Post. I can also write and verbally communicate the overall vision of the Writer/Client to all (cast and crew), so that all creative and artistic integrity (imaginary or real), are congruent throughout Production.
I can also simultaneously manage multiple projects with differing complexities, content, deadlines and budgetary issues (personally performing managerial or craft skills through a mixture of in-house or contract staff), effectively.
I can also effectively evaluate, modify, reprioritize the potential impact of production and, if necessary, independently implement (or recommend), new policy to upper-management or need-to-know personnel.
I have some knowledge and experience working with Vyvx Optical Fiber networks for Live Productions and Distribution, Analog TV-1 in-bound and out-bound lines as well as a 270MB SDI in-bound and out-bound circuits.
I have extensive knowledge and experience on the use of film/video/television HD/Mini DV/Arriflex cameras. Nagra and DAT recorders (for dialogue) and wireless microphones.
I also have the advanced knowledge and experience operating Adobe and all its applications (After-Efx, Reader), Maya graphics and Special-Efx software. I have expertise (experience), in Microsoft Office and all its applications (Word, Power Point, Excel, etc.) and I can type 45 wpm. I also work with Movie Magic Scheduling/Budgeting software, and Gorilla Budgeting/Scheduling software. To also include Final Draft and countless others script/budgeting software.
I have the advanced expertise and experience in ensuring the timely flow of a Production while maintaining continuity. These knowledge, skills and abilities I’ve acquired, have made it possible for me to complete any production to be displayed or exhibited on or in any format (Museum or Exhibition setting).
I have been in the industry since 1990.