Jared J. Hess
11014 Dawnview Lane
Orlando, Fl 32825
Film Production Experience
2010 - Producer/Camera/Artwork for the feature film Gridiron Girls, about the trials and tribulations of an all-girl, full-contact football team in Orlando, Florida.
2009 - Producer/Camera/Artwork for the award winning short-film Just About Famous, which chronicles the lives of celebrity impersonators. Officially selected for over 20 film festivals. Currently being expanded into a feature film.
Current: Bellator MMA on Spike
I am currently an ENG shooter/DP for Bellator MMA that airs on Spike. I shoot B-Roll, conduct interviews, and create visually striking lighting set-ups for fighter portraits/B-Roll. It is used by Spike creative, the in house show and the fighter features.
Worked as a V2/Camera Shader on various Nascar events. Duties include patching correct feeds/Cables at I/O. Making sure cameras are in sync and working properly. As well as color correcting and shading live video so that image displays a true likeness of image that is being shot.
Current – 2008: ESPN, ESPN3D, Deportes
I have worked primarily as camera operator and ENG shooter at various sporting events and remote live shows. Some of these shows include: US Open, Little League World Series, Baseball Tonight, Esta Nocha, Sunday, Monday and Wednesday Night Baseball, Home Run Derby, MLB World Series, NCAA Bowl games, NCAA Basketball to name a few.
Current: Orlando Magic
I am an hand-held camera operator for the Orlando Magic and Amway Arena. Duties include shooting camera for Magic basketball games, Orlando Predators football, and various other events held at Amway.
Current: Fox Sun Sports
I currently operate the Robotic camera (Fletcher) over-the-basket for Orlando Magic Home games.
Current WWE/NXT Wrestling
Freelance Camera Operator on various NXT wrestling shows. I also worked on the season finale of the reality show House of Legends.
Final Cut, After Effects, Motion, Photoshop, DVD Studio Pro. Competent in video Jib, lighting techniques, Q-ball, EVS RO.
A.S. Degree in Digital Media Video Production.
Valencia Community College - 2009
Obtained technical certificates in Video Production and Digital Media Production.
Lab Assistant- Valencia Community College