Doug Brown

Freelance Videographer & Photographer

Location:Tacoma, Washington, United States
Phone: 253.381.2023
2 Skills
Douglass A. Brown
1661 South 38th Street Tacoma, WA 98418
C 253.381.2023

Videographer, Film, Television, & AV specialist. Excellent problem solving and communication skills. Seasoned in all aspects of video production for Film, Television and Live Events. Production credits include feature length movies, commercials, music videos, weddings, corporate events, concerts, and live sports. Strong technological competency. Ability to work independently or as part of a team to accomplish task.

Relevant Experience
Owner / Executive Producer / Cinematographer / Editor, DABtek Entertainment;
Tacoma, WA -3/2012 -CURRENT
Produce video marketing material for local small businesses, film & edit wedding video, photograph portraits and execute various creative digital media assignments. Manage all aspects of business growth.

Video Services Specialist, Compass Group supporting Microsoft Meeting Solutions; Redmond, WA – 10/2011-CURRENT
On Call Dedicated Camera Operator for Live meetings to broadcast over Intranet and various Microsoft campuses. Edit video and audio material for internal use purposes.

AV Technician, Global Audio Visual Resources; Seattle, WA --- 10/2010 –11/2010
Setup, troubleshot and dismantled AV equipment at the Red Lion Seattle, Pan Pacific Seattle & Sheraton Bellevue.

Event Production Assistant, Pravda Studios; Seattle, WA --- 11/2009 –6/2010
Greeted vendors and assisted them with any setup needs, clean studios floors, bathrooms and kitchen. Monitored and controlled alcohol from leaving the building during events. Kept bathrooms clean during event. Cleaned and secured studios when event was over.

AV Technician, AV Factory; Kent, WA --- 6/2008 –6/2009
Setup, operated, troubleshot and dismantled Audio Visual equipment including Projectors, Screens, Cameras, Sound Mixers, Microphones, Speaker Monitors & Teleprompters – for events at the Hotel Murano and various venues throughout Pierce and King Counties. Operated Camera for IMAG at numerous Corporate Events in Western Washington.

AV/Media Duplication Specialist, A.V. Specialists; Lynnwood, WA — 03/2008-6/2008
Digitized 16mm, 8mm, Hi-8mm, MiniDV, VHS footage into iMovie and created DVDs for clients.

Field Associate, The Tyra Banks Show; Los Angeles, CA — 01/2006-04/2007
Assisted the Field Production Teams with gathering Release Forms, changing batteries and tape. Shot 2nd camera, 3rd camera or B-Roll footage for numerous segments on the show. Maintained equipment readiness and improved transportation. Assisted Production Coordinator with various office tasks.

Field Producer, BET’s Remixed!; Various U.S. Cities — 10/2005-12/2005
Flew on solo trips to numerous U.S. cities. Conducted pre-show and follow-up interviews with guests that appeared on the show.

DV University -- Final Cut Pro X Studio (multiple certifications) -- Apple Certified Pro, 2012
DV University – Final Cut Pro 7 Studio (multiple certifications) – Apple Master Certified Pro, 2010
The New York Film Academy, Universal Studios, CA — Directing Diploma, 2004
Bates Technical College, Tacoma, WA — Broadcast Production Technologies Associate’s Degree 2003
Curtis Senior High School, University Place, WA — Diploma, 2001
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