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Skillful Cinematographer resume

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Justin Swinamer
Motivated Sales Representative successful at exceeding all metrics. Remains focused on increasing sales through expert customer outreach. Came in as a rookie and continually kept up and exceeded numbers of 5+ year sales veterans and managers. Increased cellular sales and built trusted clientele.
  • Strong sales-closer
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills
  • Expert in Cellular products
  • Organized and meticulous
  • Analytical problem solver
  • Team leadership
  • Excellent time management
Grew new product sales 50% in 4 days. (Samsung Galaxy A5 Release)

Outperformed veteran employees to claim highest number of months "Kermiting" (100% and above in all metrics per month).

Sales Associate
November 2016 to Current
The Source Summerland, BC Cellular Sales Associate and Floor Sales, responsible for greeting customers, general sales and contract based cellular sales.
April 2012 to Current
Infinitum Films Halifax, NS Responsible for creating and directing camera department on film set, creating shot list and directing lighting teams.
Donation Attendant, Head of Electronics
April 2012 to October 2014
Salvation Army Lower Sackville, NS Responsible for gathering donations before opening and sorting. Priced or oversaw all pricing of electronics, organised all electronics shelving and created a categorized display system to better organize all electronics which was then used for the entire store for all non-clothing items.
Education and Training
High School Diploma : High School, 2012 AVHS Windsor, NS, Canada Completed High School, acquired a certificate of excellence for English.
Bachelor of Filmmaking : Film, 2015 Center for Arts and Technology Halifax, NS, Canada Studied all aspects of Film and specialized in Cinematography.

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Job-winning Cinematographer resume

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Connor Geib
Professional Summary
Innovative Director /Writer/Producer bringing comprehensive background in media and the film industry. Builds high-performing teams with an eye for creating innovative and entertaining pieces with commercial appeal.
  • Field production
  • Project management
  • Digital video production process
  • Strong graphic and visual sense
  • Leadership
  • Sound editing
  • Social media
  • Self-starter
  • Flexible schedule
  • Works well under pressure
  • Budgeting
  • Fast learner
  • Valid passport
  • Skilled multi-tasker
  • Final Cut Pro X
  • Logic Pro X
  • Imovie
  • H4NZoom
  • Audio Technica Mics
  • Sony Cameras
  • Panasonic Cameras
Work History
April 2016-Current Director/Producer/Writer/Editor | BALDY | Los Angeles, CA
  • Oversaw all phases of video production for [Film Name] , from pre- to post-production.
  • Created shot lists, booked talent and locations and prepared the location and set for shooting.
  • Managed casting and selected shot locations.
February 2015-July 2015 Director,Writer, Cinematographer | Wanderbus | Los Angeles, CA
  • Operated 1080 HD Sony FX7 camera during shooting.
  • Managed casting and selected shot locations.
  • Oversaw all phases of video production for Wanderbus from Pre-production to Post
July 2016-July 2016 Film Editor | Bugged | Los Angeles, CA
  • Supervised the post-production process, including editing, dubbing and color correction.
  • Coordinated materials for film festivals and awards such as 48 Hour Film Festival.
October 2013-October 2013 Boom Operator | Terror Behind the Walls | Philadelphia, PA
  • Kept efficient time and material records.
  • Traveled on interstate highways and rural dirt roads to job sites.
  • Handled/operated all field audio equipment for duration of shoot
2013 Associate of Arts: Film/Video Production Bucks County Community College - 1 PA

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Experienced Cinematographer resume

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Alex Anthony

To improvise my work and to enlighten the organization's growth which will enhance my knowledge and also it can provide a dynamic work sphere to extract inherent skills as a professional and access to think at various perspectives to deliver the best.

  • Windows XP/7
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • MS Office
  • Troubleshooting proficiency

  • Calm under pressure
  • Time management
  • Detail oriented
  • Organized

Operated a 5D and 7D camera for behind-the-scenes shoots of Chegue

and Interview of Bhagyaraj.

Created strategies to meet the needs of remedial students with a variety of disabilities.

Implemented remedial programs for students requiring extra help.

Assisted imaging team members with product styling, prep and post production.

Designed unique print materials including advertisements, brochures and logo designs.

Educator Lotus Foundation Chennai, TN
Bachelor of Science Loyola College
Higher Secondary

Narrative Analysis

  • Analyzed Nolan's 'Memento' to learn in-depth knowledge of film making and educate other.

Visual Analysis

  • Performed visual analysis of Titanic to understand in details of symbolism, semiotics and ideologies used.


  • Researched 'limelight of Tamil Illam' issue which resulted in Media bias.
Work Experience
Aug 2013 to May 2014

Twenty19 is an Online portal for Internship

  • Twenty19 Campus Brand Ambassador in Loyola College.


  • Managed task of a brand ambassador right from leadership to marketing.
  • Managed events to gain attention and increased the targets
Assistant Cinematographer Dec 2013 to Jan 2014

Chegue is an upcoming Tamil movie directed by Alzhananthan who is a former assistant of Director Bala.


  • Learnt works of a D.O.P and aesthetic involved in it.
  • Real time experience in Lighting, Camera work.
Sep 2010 to Nov 2010
Lotus Foundation

Lotus Foundation provides special education to under-privileged, orphaned and mentally ill students with more patience in a very comprehensible way.

  • Educating computer knowledge to the children.

Snapshot: Learned non verbal communication while interacting with remedial students.

Additional Information

Interest : Photography, troubleshooting OS and security related issues in Windows 7/XP.

Hobbies :

  • Playing Table Tennis, Snooker and Cricket
  • Reading posts and trending news online
  • Watching Movies
  • Organizing Stuffs