Alex Nelson

Freelance Sports Videographer & Video Producer

Location:Union Lake, Michigan, United States
Phone: Ask
2 Skills
To attain a position in film, video or media direction and production.

Link to my demo reel:
Bachelor of Science, Eastern Michigan University, August 2013
Major: Electronic Media and Film Studies
Minor: Management
Overall GPA: 3.63
Extracurricular: ETV Club and Campus Cable
Freelance Sports Broadcast Production, Eastern Michigan University/Play-On Sports
February 2013- Present
Responsible for setting up, shooting, and striking video and audio equipment for use in live broadcast or live-to-tape format. Duties include, but were not limited to: running and wrapping cables, operating broadcast switching equipment and preparing packages with post-production video editing software. Positions include: Director, Camera Operator, Technical Director, Replay Operator and Grip/Utility.
Director/Producer, Eastern Hook-UP
September 2012 - May 2013
Director and producer for a 30-minute live-to-tape dating show for the ETV Youtube channel and Campus Cable (Public Access Channel 18 in Ypsilanti). Duties included: directing a 3-camera live broadcast setup, organizing and training crew, procuring on screen talent, marketing, and organizational duties.
Proficient with video editing and graphics generation software (Final Cut Pro, Adobe Premiere, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Photoshop).

Experienced with music and audio production and DAW software (Logic Pro, Adobe Audition).

Smooth workflow on either Mac or PC.
Assistant Manager, Daniels Pizza Bistro
April 2008- October 2013
Work duties include tracking food waste, delegating operational tasks and organizational goals to crew members and managers, counting cash drawers, and supervising employee performance.

Sony AX-2000
Panasonic DMC-GH2H with "******" Firmware
Panasonic Lumix 14mm f/2.5 G Aspherical Lens
Canon Lens FD 50mm 1:18
Canon Lens FD 70-210mm
SanDisk Extreme Pro 64 GB SDXC Class 10 UHS-1 95MB/s
2x Sony 32GB PRO-HG DUO cards
Easun Super Cardioid Mic
Shure PG27 Condenser Mic
Shure PG185 Wireless Lavalier
Manfrotto 546B Tripod w/ 501HDV Head
10'x9' Green Chroma Key w/ Stand
Adobe CS6 Production Premium