Nate Purcell

Freelance Advertising Videographer & Sports Videographer

Location:Breckenridge, Colorado, United States
2 Skills
Nate Purcell is a professional videographer, editor, film maker, director of athlete interviews and producer who specializes in action sports, outdoor documentaries, web/TV commercials, culinary art programs, and government broadcast video productions. Nate has gained over 12 years of experience in the video production industry from starting is own ski film documentary productions to broadcasting live government meetings.

PO Box 2542 Frisco, CO 80443 970.389.6296

Nate Purcell
Objective To obtain a full time or part multi-media production position where I can utilize my expertise and skills to benefit a video production project as any of the following. Videographer, PA, Grip, Gaffer, Editor, Director, Producer and Digital Media Manager.
Film and Video Experience


Camera Skills


January 2007-May 2011 EFF HD Productions Avon, CO
HD Camera Operator and Director of Athlete/Celebrity Interviews of Broadcast Productions.
? TV Network Productions: Live and Taped HD action sports events Videographer.
? Commercial Productions: Ski and snowboard marketing events Videographer.
? 2009, 2010 and 2011 American Ski Classic NBC Sports and 2009 Directors Cup, Junior Olympics and Men’s World Cup Beaver Creek Videographer and Director of Athlete Interviews. Bon Appétit Magazine Master Chief Challenge Videographer.
June 2010 – 2011 Jalbert Productions, Inc. Huntington, NY
Pro Athlete Director of Interviews and PA. Teva Mountain Games Vail, CO
? Direct on TV Athlete interviews for all events.
? HD camera assist, wrangle athletes and story discovery.
? Ran tape and worked with editor in organizing video footage.
2009- 2011 Outdoor Magazine TV/Fox Sports Net France, Switzerland and Colorado
Camera 1 Operator and Athlete Coordinator
? HD Camera Operator and Directed the Haute Route. Chamonix, France to Zermatt, Switzerland with Fox Sports’ Brenda Buglione and professional ski guide Martin Volken.
? Shot and coordinated story line Ski Tips on Slow Motion with Fox Sports’ Brenda Buglione
July 2010 Versus, Inc Boulder, CO
HD Camera Operator and Athlete Director Indy Car Special on Tony Kanaan.
? Shot and directed feature B roll shoot with Indy Car Circuit Driver Tony Kanaan at Retul Bike Fitters and cycling action shots along Lee Hill Road Boulder, CO.
2008-2009 Adaptive Action Sports Lake Tahoe, CA
Camera 1 and Athlete Director Winter X Games Aspen, CO
? HD camera operator and directed on location interviews with Adaptive Action Sports athlete at the ESPN Winter X Games with producer Connie Johnson.
? Shot B roll action shots of athletes.
January 2007-May 2011 Intermountain Productions Vail, CO
HD Camera Operator/Athlete Director
? 2008 American Ski Classic Venezuelan TV Network.
? Corporate, independent and private adventure ski videos and events.
November 2008-February 2010 Baughan Productions, Inc Frisco, CO
Camera One PA and Lighting Grip
? Production assistant with camera one and lighting grip on TV commercial production. Samsung Mobile Explorer with Hanna Teter.
? Camera one and Lighting Grip on TV commercial for Breckenridge Ski and Ride School.

1991-1991 Western State College of Colorado Gunnison, CO
Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial Technology and a Minor in Communications in Film Production.

? Proficient in Final Cut Studio Pro 7
? Adobe Premiere CS5 Pro Suites and Adobe Photoshop
? Proficient in operating Pro HD production cameras. Sony, JVC, Panasonic & Canon.
? Sony EX-900 HDCam, PD-EX 370, 350, EX3 and EX 1.
? Panasonic VariCam 3700 and DVX-Pro P2 Cam
? Canon HDV XH-A1s and XL-H1 Cams.
? Canon DSLR 5D, 7D and 60D.
? Red One shooting 4-4-4 at 120 fps.

Jim Penhale- Owner Intermountain Productions Salt Lake City, UT/ Vail, CO 970.331.7914
Hadden Scott- Owner EFF HD Productions Avon,CO 970.390.8811
Tim Nixon- Owner Baughan Productions, Inc Frisco, CO 970.785.1393
Brenda Buglione- Fox Sports Net and Outdoor Magazine TV Host Vail, CO 303.478.9794
Joe Jay Jalbert- Owner and Producer of Jalbert Productions Inc.