Freelance Videographer & Wedding Videographer

Location:Sandton, Gauteng, South Africa
2 Skills
Curriculum Vitae
Unit 5 Gina Mansions, Cnr Judges and Maude Street, Windsor East Randburg
Tel +2711 431 2371 Mobile +2782 634 5845

________________________________________Biographical Information
Gender: Male ID Number: 760610 6773 18 4
Date of Birth: 10 June 1976
Detailed Description: Institution and Date:
1. Diploma in Information Technology

2. Diploma in Camera and Directing

3. Electronics and Radio Servicing Micro Technology (Ghana):
2001 - 2003

National Film and Television Institute (Ghana): 1998 – 2001

1993 – 1997
Overall Competency
Skilled in the following aspects of television production:
- Camera operating, directing, video editing (AVID and FINAL CUT PRO) and a qualified technician.
- Available for local and international assignments
- Available for bookings with or without camera equipment
- Own Transport
- Excellent interpersonal skills and hard worker
- Contactable References (please see Referees Section)
Work History
1. Job Title: Freelance Cameraman
Video Editor / Director
Employer Name: Emit-in Productions
Industry: Television Production
Start Date: October 2005 End Date: To date
2. Job Description: Cameraman (various camera types and genres)
Video Editor (AVID, Final Cut Pro & ULead)
Director (documentaries, sports, corporate videos, music videos)
Broadcast Engineer

Reason For Leaving: Current Freelance Job

3. Job Title: Freelance Cameraman / Director / Video Editor
Employer Name: Various Organisations (Broadcasters, Record Companies, Independent Production Houses, Government Departments, NGOs and Private Sector).
Industry: Video and Television Productions
Start Date: 2005 End Date: To date
Job Description: • Cameraman
• Video Editor (Avid, Final Cut Pro @ ULead)
• Director (Various camera types and genres)
• Broadcast Engineer and Technician
• Own Transport

4. Job Title: Cameraman/ Editor / Director
Employer Name: SABC – Gospel Gold / Religion
Industry: Television Production
Start Date: 2007 End Date: 2008
Job Description: • Cameraman
• Video Editor
• Director (Documentaries, Music Videos)
• Travel across Africa on assignments

Software Packages
Internet and Email
AVID Non-linear video editing software
Final Cut Pro
Adobe After Effects
Ulead DVD Workshop and Video Editor
Ulead 3D Cool Titles


Isaac Prah is a qualified technician and experienced camera operator, video editor and director. He is a graduate from Accra Film School and has worked as a trainer for EMIT Electronics, a school he graduated from. He worked as a freelance cameraman for Ghana Broadcasting Corporation and ran his video productions business for 6 years. In South Africa he worked as a server manager and engineer at Divine Truth Broadcast Channel on DSTV, which he built studios for later. He has done camera work for Dumakude Productions, Rha TV Productions, Bolobathaba Multimedia, Hot Wax Productions and RenPat Communique, Richie S Records, and is currently contracted by African Skies Designs to cover all their corporate events video coverage services including MTN. He was also commissioned to produce (shoots, direct and edit) music videos, documentaries and artists’ profiles for SABC Gospel Gold, both locally and around Africa from 2007 - 2008. He has done extensive work for SABC Religion and his work has been endorsed by the commissioning editors and producers alike.

Contactable Reference:
Name: Siphiwe Mhlambi Japie de Bruyn Richard Siluma
Position: Photographer/Director SABC Commissioning Editor Director / Musician
Company Name: African Skies Design South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) Richie S Records

Contact: Cell +2782 5544 184 / email

Cell +27824601698
Tel +2711 714 9111 / Email
Cell +2782 742 4437

Additional Attributes:
- Computer literate; Email & Internet, MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint
- Flexible and quick to adapt to different environments
- Hard worker, Fast learner & Team player
- Organized and the ability to listen to detail
- Good communication and interpersonal skills
- Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
- Broad-minded and creative
- Good command of the English language
- Good eye for pictures and colour
- Willingness to travel and work long hours
- A qualified technician and experienced camera operator, director, video editor and animator.
- Extensive knowledge of computers and audio visual productions.
Skills (2) Rating
Wedding Videography