Producer: Inside Penguins Hockey
Magazine Style show (four segments) which airs weekly on Root Sports Pittsburgh (30 Episodes).
The Four segments Include:
- Conversation Piece - sit down interview with a host on camera with interviewee.
- Debate Segment - moderator with two analysts, in a three camera shoot, edited as a triple box in post
- Coach's Corner - Head Coach Dan Bylsma gives insight to coaching the Penguins - Mic'd Up at Practice, On Ice Demonstrations and Teaching at the White Board in the Locker Room
- Youth Hockey/Community - feature highlights the Penguins in the community and Youth Hockey in Pittsburgh (alternates depending on event)
Led production as:
- Producer: All Segments - creative design & execution for the flow & visual look
- Producer: 'Standups' with Hosts
- Editor: Conversation & Final Assemble Edit for show
- Camera Operator: Conversation Interviews/Debate Segment/Coach's Corner
- Coordinate with Video-grapher on "Standups' & Interview Segments on creative look
- Coordinate with Part-Time Editor on Debate Segment
- Coordinate with 2nd Producer on scheduling talent & analysts, interviews, crew
- Download/Convert Commercials from FTP, DVD, Tape
- Set-Up Lighting for 'Standups,' Conversations & Debate segments
- Assist on Crew setup for 'Standups,' Interview & Debate shoots
- Keep elements of the show organized on network storage (Editshare)
- Put show to Disc for delivery to Root Sports (XDCAM)
- Encode show for PensTV Online & Post to Neulion Server
An example can be found here: Inside Penguins Hockey
- Edit a feature package for each game, which rotates from a "NHL Hits, Team Pumper, Big 5." Each of our game night editors puts together one of these videos for each game, we take turns each game.
- Edit a feature of a youth hockey shootout, that airs each game in the intermission.
- Edit Rally videos for in-game use, with movie clips/noise meters.
- Downloading/converting material that is made by ANC Sports, most of these videos are sponsored elements that appear in each game.
- Download/convert animations that are made by third party companies, where these elements will be used in other videos by myself or other editors in the department.
- Download/convert league videos (hits, goals, saves - of the week).
- Download/convert/dub commercials that are placed on the web and in-game.
- Assist with Locker Room/PreGame/Post Game Media Interviews (Shoot/Edit/Upload to PensTV Online)
- Serve as Coordinator for our Click Effects Crossfire playback system on game nights. I am responsible for making sure that this machine is ready for the operator and that each video is in the correct format for playback in the system. I also keep logs of issues/problems, and work with our Director of Technology to make corrections and work with the Crossfire Technical division to make corrections.
- Uploading Completed Packages/Content to PensTV Online via the team's Neulion Server - using FTP transfer tools
Associate Producer - "Inside Penguins Hockey"
Live-to-Tape Show with a Live Studio Audience
- Report to Executive Producer
- Operated Camera for Live-to-Tape shoot
- Build sets for each show (on days of taping), construct temporary control room setup (on days of taping)
- Gather footage that relates to topics discussed for each show
- Insert and gather updated graphics, music and sound effects for each show
- Write Packages, and record Voice Overs of talent
- Final Assemble Edit
- Put show to Tape (DVCAM) & Deliver to FSN Pittsburgh
Editor/ENG Shooter - Game Entertainment, "Geico Penguins Report," "Dan Bylsma Show"
- Shoot features for PensTV Online & OnDemand
- Edit features for PensTV Online & OnDemand
- Edit features for In-Game Scoreboard (eg. Rally Videos, Interviews)
- Assist in setup of Player Interviews (Build Cameras, gather equipment)
- Build set for TV Show "Geico Penguins Report" on a bi-weekly basis
- Build cameras & set up studio fly-pack for taping of TV Show "Geico Penguins Report"
- Assist in lighting for TV Show "Geico Penguins Report"
- Build cameras & assist in lighting for TV Show "Dan Bylsma Show"
- Assist & Report to Executive Producer of TV Shows "Geico Penguins Report" & "Dan Bylsma Show"
On Penguin Game Nights:
- Operate as the liaison between the Game Night Producer and the Public Address Announcer.