Carl Pocket

Freelance Event Photographer & Magazine Photographer

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Location:Los Angeles, California, United States
Phone: 4088918695
Website: http://www.carlpocketphotography.com
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/carlpocket
0
Kudos
5.0
2 Skills
$40
Rate/Hr
I have been working in the entertainment industry as well as doing photography for the past 7 years. My resume is below reflecting my time working on TV shows as well as writing, shooting and doing video for various blogs and magazines. To easily check out some of my work please visit www.carlpocketphotography.com

Carl “Pocket” Johnson
11104 Aqua Vista St. Apt. 3
Studio City, CA, 91602
Phone: (408) 891-8695
Email: Carlpocket@gmail.com
Education: BA - Psych and Social Behavior from University of California, Irvine (2001-2005)
Minor - Drama from University of California, Irvine (2001-2005)

Reality TV/ Game Shows(Casting)

DANCING FOOLS, The Gurin Company/ABC Family Pilot
Casting Producer- Studio City, CA. Sep-Oct 2012

THE SINGING BEE (Season 5), The Gurin Company/CMT 10-1 Hour Episodes
Casting Producer- Studio City, CA. Oct-July ’11-2012

STUCK, Pastis Production/Cartoon Network Pilot
Casting Producer- Studio City, CA. May-July 2011

THE SINGING BEE (Season 4), The Gurin Company/CMT 10-1 Hour Episodes
Casting Producer- Studio City, CA. Dec-Mar ’10-2011

YOUR CHANCE TO DANCE, The Gurin Company/CMT Pilot and 10-1 Hour Episodes
Casting Producer- Studio City, CA.
Feb-Aug 2010

THE SINGING BEE (Seasons 2 and 3), The Gurin Company/CMT 20-1 Hour Episodes
Casting Producer- Studio City, CA.
Aug-December 2009

THE SINGING BEE (Season 1), The Gurin Company/CMT 10-1 Hour Episodes
Casting Producer- Studio City, CA. May-June 2009

THE ONE, Kassting Inc./FOX 1-2 Hour Episode
Casting AP- Los Angeles, CA.
February-April 2009

GO FOR THE GREEN, Planet Green/Discovery 20-30 Minute Episodes
Casting Producer- Hollywood, CA
August-December 2008

JINGLES, Mark Burnett/CBS 10-1 Hour Episodes
Casting Coordinator - Los Angeles, CA. June-August 2008

AGE PERFECT, Mast Media/GSN (Pilot) 1-30 Minute Episode
Casting Producer- Santa Monica, CA. March-May 2008

THE BIG MATCH, Granada America/Lifetime
Casting Producer- Hollywood, CA. 1-60 Minute Episode
January-March 2008

THE MOMENT OF TRUTH, The Conlin Company/FOX (Season 1: Cycle 2)
Casting Coordinator- Culver City, CA. 8-60 Minute Episodes
November-January ‘07-2008

THE SINGING BEE, The Gurin Company/NBC (Season 1: Cycle 1&2)
Sr. Casting Coordinator- Studio City, CA. 14-30 Minute, 4-60 Minute Episodes
April-October 2007

BREAKING UP WITH SHANNEN DOHERTY, Hallock-Healley/Oxygen
Casting Assistant- Los Angeles, CA. 6-30 Minute Episodes
September-Jan ’06-2007

Experience: Photography/Blogging

Buzzbands.la
Senior Photographer 2010-Present
Regular coverage included: Galleries for local shows, national shows, festivals, press photos, interviews shots, and other coverage for the Los Angeles area. Successfully meet 1 day turnarounds to edit and upload galleries for shows and festivals.

BeatCrave.com
Staff photographer/writer 2009-2011
Regular coverage included: Local shows and festivals, national shows and festivals, press photos, interviews, reviews, all pictures for Los Angeles and festivals. Successfully meet 1 day turnarounds to edit, write, and upload. Traveled for festivals outside of Los Angeles including Washington, New York, Texas, Nevada and Illinois

CMT
Freelance Photographer 2009-Present
Regular Coverage included: All studio pictures for television show “The Singing Bee” including staff, promo, live, and website coverage.

BARDOT
Event Photographer: 2009-2011
Regular Coverage includes: Pictures of attendants as well as coverage of the band playing that evening.

Big Wheel Online Magazine
Senior staff photographer/writer 2008-2010
Regular coverage included: Live coverage, festival coverage, press photos, interviews. Successfully meet 2 day turnarounds to edit, write, and upload.

Other

Photos have also been used on various websites and Magazines including: Cmt.com, Rollingstone.com, NME.com, HYSTERIA (AU), Coachella.com, Beatcrave.com, Buzzbands.la, LAweekly, Brooklyn Vegan, LAist.com, INK Magazine, Fuel TV, Rock Scope, Music Connection, NME and various others

The Experience of shooting over 1,000 shows and festivals including: Coachella, Lollapalooza, Sasquatch, Stagecoach, Outside Lands, Treasure Island Festival, Sunset Junction, Sunset Strip Music Festival, FYF Fest, Make Music Pasadena, Silverlake Jubilee and many others

Samples and Links

Photo Portfolio: www.carlpocketphotography.com or www.flickr.com/pocketphotography
Writing: http://consequenceofsound.net/2013/02/live-review-dave-grohls-sound-city-players-at-las-palladium-131/
http://beatcrave.com/2010-10-07/belle-and-sebastian-at-hollywood-forever-cemetery-concert-review-and-photos/
http://beatcrave.com/2010-07-06/janes-addiction-at-the-roxy-theatre-concert-review-and-photos/