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Foster Lovelace

Highly skilled and passion driven video editor with experience in all aspects of video production and sound design. Able to handle multiple projects at once with ease and professionalism while being attentive to both audio and video details.

Employment

2016Present

Television Specialist

CalPERS, Video & Live Event Communications

  • Provides professional level skills for production of informational and educational special events and workshops; video programs for members, employers, and CalPERS staff; video documentation of Board or Executive workshops, live events, and other CalPERS system-wide communication efforts.

  • Directs the technical and artistic development of multi-media programs including the preparation of artwork, animation, compositing, narration, dialogue, sound effects and music as required in the production. Performs technical work, including the operation of digital cameras, lighting, and audio equipment.

  • Develops and delivers web-based media communication products utilizing webcasting and webinar technologies.
  • Performs all aspects of a production, including meeting with the client and interpreting their need, developing a creative treatment and scope of work through entire production process.
2012Present

Camera Operator, Video Editor

David James Productions

- Operate professional camera equipment by positioning and focusing video cameras to determine appropriate shots of people and/or objects.

- Go through footage, once shots are finished, and select scenes based on the dramatic and entertainment value and contribution to story continuity. This includes looking for the best combination of photography, performance, consistency and timing.

- Compile, edit, and sync music during post-production of film, music video, and/or wedding films using technical editing equipment as well as frequent use of complex electronic equipment by working on various mixing consoles.

- Responsible for eliminating errors, synchronizing dialogue, and mixing music to increase the overall quality of sound effects.

- Make revisions, as requested by the director and/or producer, and prepare the final cut for release to the film house for production.

- Experiment with styles and techniques including the design of graphic elements.

- Write voice over/commentary on a per project need for need basis.

Latest Productions

1. Music Video: "Hello" by Adele, covered by Fate Under Fire

Produced by David James Productions

Camera Operator / Assistant Film Editor

Equipment Used: Black Magic Cinema Camera 2.5k EF

Editing Software Used: Adobe Premier / Adobe After Effects

Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vzcS8l0cDLE 

2. Music Video: "Tear The Walls Down" by Fate Under Fire

Produced by David James Productions

First Assistant Camera / Steadicam Operator / Assistant Film Editor

Equipment Used: Black Magic Cinema Camera 2.5k EF

Editing Software Used: Adobe Premier / Adobe After Effects

Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fcL_XnOmCxA 

3.  Music Video: "Thinking Out loud" by Ed Sheeran, covered by Fate Under Fire

Produced by David James Productions

Camera Operator / Assistant Film Editor

Equipment Used: Blackmagic Cinema Camera 2.5k EF

Editing Software Used: Adobe Premier / Adobe After Effects

Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vbTNPEQBm68 

4. Music Video: "I Lived" by One Republic, covered by Fate Under Fire

Produced by David James Productions

Camera Operator / Assistant Film Editor

Equipment Used: Blackmagic Cinema Camera 2.5k EF

Editing Software Used: Adobe Premier / Adobe After Effects

Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2cRyBKn9Fpc 

5. Music Video: "Boom Clap" by Charli XcX, covered by Fate Under Fire

Produced by David James Productions

Camera Operator / Assistant Film Editor

Equipment Used: Blackmagic Cinema Camera 2.5 EF

Editing Software Used: Adobe Premier / Adobe After Effects

Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=10m1jl5y1k0 

6. Music Video: "Roar" by Katy Perry, covered by Fate Under Fire

Produced by David James Productions

Camera Operator /  Assistant Film Editor

Equipment Used: Canon 5D

Editing Software Used: Adobe Premier / Adobe After Effects

Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sr6zY6rnB4s 

7. Wedding Video: Micah and Kim

Produced and Filmed by Foster Lovelace

Camera Operator / Film Editor / Music Editor

Equipment Used: Canon 5d

Software Used: Final Cut Pro / Pro Tools

Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kbD-rqpKf6s 

8. Live Event Production: "Heaven Is Here" by Jesus Culture

Produced by Jesus Culture

Second Camera Operator / Steadicam Operator

Equipment Used: Canon 5d

Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h54vG4fM4Bc 

Education

Aug 2010Jun 2014

Bachelor of Science Audio Production

Full Sail University - Orlando, Florida

Degree focused on audio fundamentals, recording technology, and film. As well as editing/creating sound to motion picture, video games, commercials, and business audio using - Pro Tools, Logic Pro X, and Final Cut Pro.