Freelance Video Editor & Photo Editor

Location:Madras, Tamil Nadu, India
2 Skills
#36, 3rd Main Road, Lenin Nagar Lenin Nagar, Ambattur, Chennai – 600053

Position in the field of Media bringing directly related to education, experience and technical skills.

Bachelor of Science, Visual Communication
Loyola College, Nungambakkam, Chennai, 2007

Higher Secondary, Science
St. Joseph Matriculation Higher Secondary School, Ambattur, Chennai, 2004

Associate Editor, Documentry Film of Bharathi Krishna Kumar 08/2010 – 02/2011
• Worked with Bharathi krishakumar for his third film (Associate Director of Bharathi Raja).
• Provided the Technical Assistance during the process of Editing with EDIUS and Adobe Premiere CS4.
• Assisted in the phases of the continuity, segmenting the article, and generated Ideas reflecting the viewers Interest.
• Delivered the articles, which is being edited up for display in the film .

Playout Editor, Sun TV Network Limited, Chennai 02/2010 – 08/2010
• Coordinated program backup procedures, transmitted tones, monitored intervals, Keyed program titles and graphics, and maintained log reports
• Reported to Video Post Production supervisor with responsibility for managing broadcast operation for Chutty Malaysia
• Captured the programs and edited with the slot with advertisements and promos during on-air transmission broadcasting.
• Given assistance during the transmission broadcasting process, concentrated on video and audio mixing.

Assistant Director, Destination Horizon (English Feature film) & Energy Works 02/2008 - 02/2010
• Worked with producers, viewer service, in areas of topic research, guest selection and relations, ticket distribution for Events, creative concepts and graphics, and general office support.
• Researched, generated and pre-approved scripts reflecting the viewers interest in the films and also other projects.
• Assisted in both sound and Video Editing.
• Created numerous portfolios of models, by taking photos and edited with Adobe Lightroom CS4 software.
Works :
• Corporate Film & Photo shoot of GNT Constructions.
• Corporate Film & Photo shoot of Radiant Wellness Center.
• Viral Video of IT solutions
• Logo of DJ Kave, Makkal Aatchi(New Party),
• Designing and Sketching of RBS School Magazine, and 5th Pillar Magazine.
• Photo-Edit of Misfits Fashions.
• Portfolio of Garments Photo Shoot of Pearl Academy, Janani (Model)
• Script & Storyboard of Destination Horizon Film, Law and Order (Program)in Tamil, Aids awareness (Advertisement),
• Event coordinator for LA PONGAL in YMCA Ground, Performed by Darbuka Siva, Guitarist KEBA, Pradeep , Susha and John Antony.
• Event coordinator for 5th Pillar in Kalaigar Arrangam, performed by Parthasarathi, and Saratha parthasarathy.

Assistant Director, Independent Television, Chennai 08/2007 - 02/2008
Guided as the Trainer by entering into the media field on the part of editing, creating concepts, and graphical designs.
• Edited the montage of Nee pathi and Naan pathi (MEGA TV), Thirantidu seasame (VIJAY TV)
• Assisted in Direction of Nee pathi and Naan pathi (MEGA TV), Thirantidu seasame (VIJAY TV)
A Short film named “KANAVIL” based on the Script that ‘A character of a person will change with the effect which happens in Dream’.

Media & Graphics Adobe Photoshop CS4, Adobe Premiere CS4, Coral DRAW X5,
Adobe Lightroom CS4, Edius Neo 5, MS Office 2007, Celtx-2.9
Others Script writing, Sketching, Storyboarding, Camera such as MD9000,
HD Java Progressive 1080i, Canon EOS 40D, Olympus E-450.

Date of Birth 25th June 1987
Marital Status Single
Languages Known English, Tamil

I hereby declare that all the above-furnished information’s are true and correct to the best of my knowledge and belief.

Place: Chennai Yours Sincerely,

Date: (Merin raj.M)
Skills (2) Rating
Video Editing
Photo Editing