Equipment

  • 2 x Canon 700D
  • EF-S 55-250mm f/4-5.6 IS II Zoom Lens
  • EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM Lens
  • EF 50mm f/1.8 STM Lens
  • Vanguard Alta Pro 263AGH tripod
  • TARION TR-SD80 80cm Track Slider
  • Rode video microphone
  • BOYA wireless lavalier microphone system
  • 2 x Lavalier mics
  • Zoom H1
  • DSLR shoulder mount rig
  • Monopod
  • 1200w soft box lighting kit
  • Mac Pro
  • Adobe CC 2017
  • Final Cut Pro 7
  • Cinema 4D
  • Numerous aescripts plugins – Plexus, Newton etc.
  • Trapcode suite

Education

Nottingham Trent University

2000-2003 BSc (HONS) Multimedia Production

Confetti Studios, Nottingham

1999-2000 HNC Sound Engineering

Confetti Studios, Nottingham

1999-2000 OCN Video Technology

Experience

Markit Ltd

10/2013 – 09/2016 Head of Video

My most recent role has seen me establish and develop the video department for a leading global financial services provider. Tasks undertaken during this time have ranged from launching the company’s YouTube channel to creating branded motion graphics that were displayed in Times Square during the company’s IPO. Other tasks and responsibilities include:

• Filming and editing daily commentary and thought leadership videos for the company’s YouTube channel.

• Produced a large-scale international production with a 100K budget whilst coordinating a freelance film crew across three different continents.

• Working with colleagues up to CEO level to create internal and external communication videos.

• Commissioning local and overseas freelancers and organising their workflow.

• Designing motion graphics based explainer and marketing videos to promote the company’s range of product offerings.

• Handling all technical aspects of the video output process, such as transcoding to different codecs for optimal online streaming and colour matching footage from different camera sources.