Freelance Television Development Director of Photography
May 2017 – Present
Various Developments for Cineflix / CBC
Real Pet Tips — Producer / Director & Editor
January 2015 – January 2018
As of January 2018, RealPetTips was shutdown. Please let me know if you would like to see some of the content created or would like more information about the statistics.
- Produce, Direct, Shoot & Edit All Content
- Social Media Management & Webmaster for RealPetTips.com
- Graphic Design & Motion Graphics
1,100,000+ Video Views
Digital Producer – Frantic Films
September 2014 – September 2017
- Produce, Direct & Shoot Digital Content, Sizzle Reels and Character Tapes
- Create pitch documents for Web Series, Social Media Campaigns & Other Web Projects
- Production Management and Budgeting
- Editing, Graphic Design & VFX
- FranticFilms.com Webmaster
- Producer / Director & Editor of RealPetTips Youtube Project
- Doubled Social Media Following in first 6 months
- Complete redesign of FranticFilms.com and SEO overhaul – Quadrupled Website Traffic in first month
- Created a new casting system utilizing an online submission process
- Doubled traffic to YouTube account by implementing SEO practices.
- Created and managed social media campaign for ‘Buy It, Fix It’, Sell It completely in house, working closely with HGTV Canada on campaign.
- Producer and Admin of RealPetTips – A YouTube Channel & Website for Animal Lovers.
Co-Creator & Administrator of HowToFilmSchool.com
January 2012 – Present
- Create original, keyword researched content for film industry education website
- Administrate WordPress, write site and article SEO.
- Track SEO with Google Analytics, Webmaster Tools & WordPress Plugins.
- Use Photoshop, Premiere Pro & Adobe After Effects to create video and images for promotional material.
- Manage Google Adsense and Affiliate Programs
- Manage Twitter & Facebook Social Media Accounts
- Experience with Mail Chimp & AWeber
- Manage and Create Content for an Email List of over 5000 Subscribers
Factual Development Researcher & Director / Cinematographer
September 2013 – September 2014
- Research potential show concepts and formats.
- Researching, writing or editing pitch documents for various broadcasters.
- Assisting in office and on set in various ways in dozens of different factual television developments.
- Headhunted, cold called, interviewed and built relationships with several potential hosts.
- Produced, Direct and Shoot Factual Development character and/or sizzle tapes.
Freelance Cinematography & Lighting
Canon C100 & 60D owner/operator
2015 Play Fair Documentary – Fit Spirit Footage
2014 Universus Media Group Inc. – Cinematographer & Camera Operator – Various Lexus Car Demo Shoots
2014 FlickersTV – Cinematographer & Camera Operator
2014 Dude & the Tramp – Cinematographer & Camera Operator
2014 Baroness Von Sketch Show Sizzle Tape – Cinematographer & Camera Operator
2013 Someone Not There – Cinematographer & Camera Operator
2012 My Husband the Flesh Hungry Corpse – Cinematographer
2012 First Kiss – Cinematographer & Camera Operator
2009 King City Parks & Rec – Cinematographer & Camera Operator
2008 Barry Szeto, This Is Our Night Music Video – Cinematographer & Camera Operator
Freelance Film Lighting Technician, Toronto, ON
January 2008 – September 2015
Select Feature Length & Short Films:
What We Have, Gaffer
Picture Day, Gaffer
Right of Spring, Gaffer
The Real Inglorious Bastards, Gaffer
Zerby Derby – Season 1, Gaffer
Sesame Street: O is for Ocean, Gaffer
The Conspiracy, Best Boy
Margot Lily, Gaffer
Dead Before Dawn 3D, Gaffer
Prison Dancer, Gaffer
Long Branch, Gaffer
Mr. Viral, Gaffer
Margaret Finds Her Mojo, Gaffer
Dear Scavengers, Gaffer
Killer God, Gaffer
Brother Frank, Gaffer
High Chicago, Best Boy Electric
At Home by Myself With You, Daily Gaffer
You Are Here, Grip/Electric Swing