Some of my most recent work and skill development for my position as an in-house designer for UPS are in video production. In order to accommodat… Read More
Some of my most recent work and skill development for my position as an in-house designer for UPS are in video production. In order to accommodate strict project deadlines, shrinking department budgets, and a need for a creative and versatile video production method, I, along with UPS video producer Michelle Polk, crafted a new type of video kit for our department. This production kit relies on High Definition DSLR Video that is made available through the use of cameras such as the Canon 5D Mark II and GoPro action camera.
We have been able to literally travel the world with a two or three person crew. Michelle and myself, along with the occasional help from our UPS colleague Wes McDermott, captured some really nice video on tight deadlines and at a fraction of the cost of an external vendor or production crew.
I also started working with motion graphics, which allows me to take traditionally two-dimensional documents and information call-outs and turn them into moving and dynamic video graphics. Under the tutelage of our resident full time video and sound editor, Eric Deuser, I have tackled on-set audio capture and sound editing. Over the last two years, I developed the skills to storyboard a script, operate as director of photography, edit, color grade, and finish customer-facing videos. Read Less