UNDERGROUNDOPTICS@GMAIL.COM HUNTER MARI
I am proficient in Photoshop, Premiere Pro, Avid Media Composer, Adobe Audition, Illustrator, Final Cut Pro, Adobe Media Encoder, AP ENPS Mobile and MPX The Platform. Experienced camera operator capable of using ENG cameras, Canon and Nikon DSLRs, Panasonic and Sony video cameras. Experience including but not limited to: publishing video content to the web and mobile platforms, shooting video, portrait photography, video editing, color correction, motion graphics, mixing, tape logging, capturing, transfers, back up, codec conversions, multi-cam synchronizations, and media compression for multiple purposes and platforms. Comfortable working with both Windows and Macintosh workstations.
News 12 Networks
Videographer-Editor-Truck Operator at News 12 Networks - April 2018 - Current
Responsibilities include shooting and editing video, live coverage, breaking news and other productions and promotions.
Recording raw video and audio and turning it into a finished product. Driving news vehicles and live-transmission
vehicles, operating production and transmission equipment.
CBS Interactive / CBS News
Associate Video Producer @ CBSnews.com - March 2016 - August 2017
CBSnews.com dives deep into the things that people care about: business, entertainment, games, news, sports and technology. With more than 290 million unique visitors each month, CBS Interactive is a global top 10 web property and one of the largest premium content networks.
- Edit video content from CBS News television shows including 60 Minutes, 48 Hours, Face The Nation, CBS This Morning, CBS Evening News and CBS News.
- Publish video content to the website and mobile platforms.
- Edit and produce content original to CBSNews.com to complement breaking news and articles.
- Write headlines and captions for videos posted to the website; coordinate content with front page and vertical editors.
- Troubleshoot logistical and workflow issues, including coordination with producers for new live-streaming news channel.
- Experience in Cable, Broadcast or Digital producing segments, reporter hits as well as research, booking.
- Fast-paced environment, dealing with intense deadlines, pressure and continually reacting to breaking news with smart programming and creative storytelling.
- Knowledge about social media and the competitive digital news environment.
Underground Optics Inc.
Owner/ Cinematographer/ Photographer - January 2011 – April 2016
Clients - Healthy Home Energy & Consulting Inc. KJ Prince Author at Agency Nation, Dr. Michael Finkelstein MD “The slow medicine Dr.”, Bedford Photo Graphic Inc. The Stepping Stones Foundation Archives, Oriental Furnishings, Speed Legion Sports Team, Hannibal Montana, Tre Truck The Worlds First Mobile Skate Shop.
Bedford Photo Graphic Inc.
Video Editor/ Photographer’s Assistant - February 2012 – March 2016
Free lance video editor and photographer’s assistant. Lighting set up as well as preparing and breaking down shoots. Also responsible for video production and sports highlight. bedfoto.com
Kenneth Gabrielsen Photography
Photographer’s assistant - January 2012 – January 2015
Photographer’s assistant. Responsible for setting up and tearing down photo shoots.gabrielsenphotography.com Clients - Fidelity Investments, Amneal Pharmaceuticals, Tutor Perini Corporation, Westchester Hospital Center.
Armstrong Interactive Inc.
Internship - December 2010 – October 2011
Intern. Resposible for editing videos and creating commercial graphics for New England’s original talent show “Community Auditions: Star of The Day”
Everett Studios Inc.
Internship - October 2007 – March 2008
Intern. Responsible for packaging promotional goods. Gained experience in a professional production environment at a full service advertising agency.
Borough of Manhattan Community College - Associate in Science Video Arts & Technology - 2011
The Video Arts and Technology Program provides a dynamic education in video, audio and television production. The program prepares students for positions in the entertainment industry, electronic journalism, audiovisual production companies, broadcast and cable networks, and corporate communications departments. It combines extensive hands-on experience with theoretical coursework in a comprehensive academic program.VAT students work in a digital environment in BMCC's state of the art television studios, audio studio, and postproduction laboratories. Students learn the entire process for creating professional video and audio programs from writing a script and creating a budget, to shooting a scene and editing a final cut. All VAT students do an internship at a professional media facility.