2003 – Present Four Directions Productions, Oneida NY
Manager of the HD Cinematography/Videography studios. Producer, Director, and Director of Photography
Four Directions Productions is an Oneida Indian Nation owned animation and HD production house. Its primary focus is the preservation of American Indian cultures, and also commercial and corporate works for the general public.
§Film and Television: Wide range knowledge of the film and television industry, from inception to completion. Effective at organizing and coordinating all productions. Responsible as Producer, Director, and Director of Photography. Experienced using all production equipment, ability to write and edit scenes, treatments and scripts. Proven abilities in leadership role, work well with actors, production crew, and all personnel involved in a film or television production.
§Technical Proficiencies: Experienced with HD cameras including the Red Digital Camera, RED ONE, Panasonic HD Cinematography Varicam, Panasonic P2 cameras including the AG-HPX500 and the AG-HVX200, the Canon 5D Mark II HDSLR with Zeiss primes. Have experience with Digital Management Systems for ingesting RED, and P2 raw footage. Familiar with Redcine, Red Alert! Log and Capture software programs. Experienced with Final Cut Pro HD editing software along with color, motion, live type and other third party supporting software.
§Strengths and Accomplishments: Demonstrate ability to meet deadlines and objectives.Excellent communication skills, able to coordinate and guide people in film and television productions. Proven ability to produce and direct documentaries, commercials, music videos, and corporate video. High technical and creative skills in all areas of High Definition production. Able to work with people from diverse backgrounds.
§Administration and Communication: Provide efficient administrative support for a wide variety of personnel and staff. Prioritize and organize workloads to meet deadlines. Train and support team members. Establish and maintain strong working relationships with management, staff, and internal and external groups.