To obtain a position in the film or television industry that utilizes my post-production and production skills of editing, compositing, and filmmaking.
My name is Brandon Gosnell, and I am a recent film school graduate with a Bachelor of Arts degree, currently living in the Baltimore area, and I am looking for any type job in the film, video, and television market. I have a wide-range of expertise with most advanced knowledge in production, post-production, motion graphics, and compositing, but I also have extensive pre-production knowledge. I have worked as both an editor and a cinematographer. I have strong software experience as well as camera, lighting, and sound operating experience. I am hardworking, ambitious, and have a strong passion for the collaborative process. I work well with a team and can bring a creative force to any project.
Knowledge of Post-Production Software:
Lighting for Film, Video, and Television
Lighting for Green Screen
Advanced Editing in Final Cut Pro and Adobe Premiere Pro
Effects and Compositing in After Effects
Aug 2008 - Present
Freelancer in Post-Production Editing and Compositing
Freelanced for multiple contractors and corporations. Jobs involved: creating expressive and dynamic videos from still images and vector graphics, compositing 3D graphics in Adobe After Effects, editing images and professionally shot HD videos in Adobe Premiere Pro, and touching up photographs and graphics in Adobe Photoshop. I am currently working with The Idea Coalition on a dynamic promotional video, in the past I have worked with History Making Productions and the Jewish Federation.
Sep 2010 - Present
Overseeing the production process from data entry for customers, to photoshop and lightroom touch ups, to final product output on silver halide prints. I was also integral in training and supervising software operators.
Sep 2009 - Sep 2010
Data entry for client's photographs, advanced Photoshop touchups, compositing photographs, advanced color correction with Adobe Lightroom.
Aug 2008 - Dec 2008
Assisted in all stages of production: pre-production, filming/shooting, editing, distribution to internet. Jobs involved: comprehensive pre-production planning, customer service, filming on SD and HD cameras, operating audio equipment, lighting for green screen, editing on NLEs, compositing 3D graphics, distribution for internet and DVD.
May 2007 - Aug 2008
Duties involved: general lawn care, tree and bush removal/trimming, soil removal and distribution.
Apr 2005 - Aug 2006
Duties involved: customer service, stocking shelves, and cashier.