I am currently running my own video production business based in Leeds - www.absorbvideo.com. I specialise in creating short videos that range from product/brand videos to club nights, conferences and music performances.
Jun 2011 - Apr 2016
Owner - Absorb Video Productions www.absorbvideo.com June 2011 - Present I have produced several short videos for clients ranging from the corporate sector down to up and coming bands wanting a music video. A selection can be viewed on my company website above. Throughout this period, I have also been commissioned to do various multimedia related projects that have included 3D animation, flash banners and web design.
Jan 2007 - Jun 2011
Head Of Multimedia 2007 - June 2011 McCallum Layton www.mccallum-layton.co.uk Duties included Planning, shooting, editing and streaming client/promotional videos Clients include Lloyds TSB, Nestle, Vimto, Carlsberg, ASDA, O2 , The Co-operative and Greggs to name a few Managing team of designers and writers Managing and updating the website Creating relevant branded templates Re-designing Presentations and tenders Designing Adverts Publications and online animations/videos Creating HTML branded emails Producing all rich media for the website flash animations, video, e-magazines Photography for website and promotional material Designing and producing brochures
Leeds Metropolitan University
Jan 2006 - Dec 2007
Video/IT support Technician 2006 - 2007 Leeds Metropolitan University www.lmu.ac.uk Duties included Aid with the functionality of video equipment and software use Assist IT department with any Hardware/Software issues
Jan 2005 - Dec 2006
Video Technician 2005 - 2006 Planet PC www.planetdv.net Duties included Build and install video editing workstation Hardware/Software testing Customer support Repair editing workstations
- Heavyweight - Adobe CS4 ( Premiere Pro
- Illustrator And After Effects ) Middleweight - Final Cut Pro
- Motion Lightweight - Dreamweaver
- PHP manipulation Heavyweight - Microsoft Office Various video encoding/compression software Experience of several online CMS including Wordpress
- Umbraco And Joomla Experience of Building And fixing IT workstations Managing the infrastructure of a CATI unit ( telecoms And networking installation And maintenance ) Managing teams ( Video Production )