Videographer Cover Letter

Videographers create and edit video images for various clients. They can work for television channels or for people organizing events such as weddings. Common job duties of a Videographer include: discussing requirements with clients, capturing images, using equipment such as jibs and cranes, collecting footage, editing videos into final cuts, collaborating with the production team, inserting graphics, and reviewing work according to client specifications.

Our collection of sample cover letters for Videographers suggests that the most sought-after skills for the role are:

  • Knowledge of videography equipment
  • Creativity
  • Physical endurance
  • Dexterity and flexibility
  • Customer service orientation
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Multitasking and time management
  • Computer proficiency and knowledge of video editing software

Below is displayed a cover letter example highlighting comparable Videographer qualifications.

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Dear Ms. Block:

Technical expertise, a robust work ethic, and effective team collaboration and leadership are all essential components to success in video production. As a skilled professional with more than eight years of experience leading video production projects from start to finish, I am positioned to leverage my technical and leadership talents and make a significant impact on your organization as your next Videographer.

My background includes identifying client requirements, managing camera equipment, filming videos, editing content, and delivering the highest-quality final products for productions in areas such as sports, concerts, commercials, and music videos. With proficiency in a broad range of videography equipment and software applications—along with my ability to collaborate effectively with clients and freelance staff—I am confident that my talents and abilities will significantly benefit your company.

Highlights of my experience include…

  • Excelling in dynamic, consecutive videographer positions for high-profile special events including concerts, sporting events, and local political engagements; managing all-exclusive video content for organizational websites and social media channels.
  • Visualizing and executing product vision while on-set with talent and crew and managing various production aspects such as audio operations and lighting to ensure the highest video quality.
  • Collaborating with stakeholders to develop and produce a fundraising video for a local non-profit organization, helping it reach its campaign goal of $3M.
  • Excelling in independent/freelance videography assignments since 1997 for clients requiring a broad range of services and products.
  • Demonstrating proficiency in tools such as After Effects, Premier, Photoshop, Illustrator, Final Cut Pro, Chyron Mosaic, as well as expertise on tripod, handheld, and ENG cameras.

With my strong experience and technical fluency, I am prepared to excel in providing outstanding videography service to your company. I look forward to discussing this role in further detail. Thank you for your consideration.

Sincerely,

Elizabeth M. Adams