Geoffrey Davis

Freelance Video Editor & Commercial Videographer

Location:United States
2 Skills
Geoffrey Davis
8 Moore Dr. Pinehurst, NC 28374

To find a position that will allow me to express my creativity while developing and maintaining strong client relationships.

Related Experience
Audio Visual Technical Specialist, Sandhills Community College
(6-12-10 to Present)
--- Help run audio board, lights, and video system at 700 seat auditorium
--- Regular maintenance of all audio visual equipment on campus
--- Videography of all major events, as well as marketing and educational segments
--- Editing, duplication, and conversion of video segments
--- Graphic production for educational and marketing projects
Production/Operations Manager, WYBE-TV44/Sandhills TV 3, Muirfield Broadcasting
(1-20-04 to 6-12-10)
--- Direct 3 to 4 weekly 30 minute Live tapings of magazine and interview style shows
--- Produce 30 second and 60 second commercial advertisements from conception to completion, as well
as 30 to 60 minute shows highlighting local shops and attractions
--- Shoot and edit segments to fit inside 30 minute shows
--- Work with others to create 30min weekly news show
--- Produce and directed live simulcast from US Open Golf tournament
--- Color Correct video to meet quality and broadcast specifications
--- Convert video for playback on multiple formats including on air broadcast and video for internet
--- Troubleshoot computer and other technical problems as they occurred
--- Maintain transmitter and on air equipment
--- Program satellite receivers, both analog and digital
--- Create open and graphics for many shows
--- Manage two full time employees and four part-time employees.
WHDH-Channel 7 Boston, Mass. (Internship) (6–2001 to 8-2001)
Production Assistant,
--- Printed and separated scripts, Ran scripts to Technical Director, Director, Producer, Audio, Graphics and anchors before and during live newscasts,
--- Shadowed Directors- learned script marking and sat in control room during newscasts
Editor’s Assistant
--- Built and categorized new tape library
--- Blacked and logged tapes for edit suites
--- Retired full tapes to library
--- Researched and cued tapes for editors
--- Downloaded and recorded live and taped feeds for newscasts
WNCP TV – University of North Carolina at Pembroke (8-97 to12-02)
--- Director, Technical Director, Editor, Floor Manager, Audio, Teleprompter, Graphics, and Tape Running for multiple Live Tapings and Broadcasts
--- Trained students in all aspects of video production and post-production
Software and Equipment (Proficient In)
Adobe Photoshop CS, Adobe Creative Suite, DVC-Pro, Mini-DV, SVHS, VHS, Beta Cam, Final Cut Pro, Premiere Pro, Premiere 6.0, Live Type, Media 100i, Avid, Video Toaster Flyer, After Effects, DVD Studio Pro, Soundtrack, Cleaner, Analog editing, Lightwave, Quicktime Authoring Studio, Garage Band, Sound Track, Power Point, Excel, Access, Web-casting, Word Perfect, Word,
B.S., Mass Communications with a concentration in Broadcasting-
University of North Carolina at Pembroke, Graduated Dec. 2002