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Freelance Videographers are self-employed professionals creating video productions such as movies, television shows, music videos, and other types of materials. Usual duties listed on a Freelance videographer resume sample are directing video equipment, inserting text and graphics in video productions, editing video material, handling video equipment maintenance, and delivering the final product. Based on our collection of example resumes for this position, essential qualifications include video editing skills, editing software knowledge, teamwork, creativity, and time management. Successful contractors may hold videography certification, although no education is mandatory for this occupation.

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1

Owner/freelance Videographer

Created a video production company which focuses on producing promotional videos for web and broadcast advertisement for small to medium sized companies.

  • Developed and produced commercials, music, corporate and product videos.
  • Worked efficiently and prioritized shoots to stay on schedule and in budget.
  • Managed the demands of various customers while organizing shifting priorities.
  • Wrote scripts, built graphics, and filmed scenes using single and/or multi-cameras.
  • Built solid client relationships and expanded those opportunities to gain new leads.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
English W
Film & Video Production
2

Freelance Videographer/ Editor, Pennsylvania, New Jersey

Organized, shot, and edited weddings and sweet 16's.

  • Shot and edited live events, keynote speakers, and shows.
  • Edited raw footage for promotional uses.
  • Finished videos are used for promotional purposes.
  • Successfully planned and executed fundraising projects raising a total of $9,000 benefiting Aids research including: Aids for Aids and Keep a Child Alive.
  • Created S.M.I.L.E Program (Service, Mentoring, Involvement, Leadership, and Encouragement) provides the Fraternity a structured method in which they can serve their community effectively.
  • Produced Recruitment Videos for fraternity recruitment.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
BS
Electronic Media
3

Freelance Videographer

  • Coordinated and managed a video and photo crew and multi-cam editing team for a renowned speaker series (TEDx) hosted at the Claremont Colleges for past two years; oversaw the editing of, and edited, eight videos in 2011 and 15 in 2012. Viewership for some videos is over 40,000 and growing rapidly.
  • Developed Keck Institute's Vimeo video account and produced twenty videos that fall under lecture series, faculty hiring presentations, mock interviews and panels of FDA representatives.
  • Live streamed an international video game release event hosted by a widely-viewed online gaming webcast for Harvey Mudd College's Public Relations department. Live views were over 5,000 and archived video continues to attract viewership.
  • Developed and launched a Kate and Kingsley Tufts video channel with Claremont Graduate University that consisted of interviewing renowned national poets and a previous editor of the New Yorker. The first video posted has gained the attention of famous poetry websites and blogs. Currently rehired to create a short promotional on the Kate and Kingsley Tufts Poetry foundation.
  • Filmed and edited video projects with Keck Graduate Institute and Harvey Mudd College's Communication departments. Scheduled meetings and managed an invoicing system.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BA
Media Studies And English
4

Freelance Videographer/editor

Create, organize, and manage all aspects of video marketing, wedding, and church projects.

  • Collaborate with a diverse client base during initial and final consultations, filming, editing, and production of final products to exceed established timeframes and expectations.
  • Create, print and produce cover art for media.
  • Effectively manage budget, A/P, and A/R; marketing strategies; and client database.
  • Achieved 25% new client increase in 2011 by developing and implementing innovative marketing campaigns to solicit new business.
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
AS
Video Producions
5

Freelance Videographer, Editor, Production Assistant

Assisted on short films, reality TV, and photoshoots. Included work as videographer, grip, sound tech, and editor for production companies and photographers.

  • Marriott - videographer and editor for behind-the-scenes video of photoshoot with soccer stars Alexi Lalas and Omar Gonzales. Shot on Sony A7, edited with Final Cut Pro X.
  • Muscle and Fitness - videographer for behind-the-scenes video of photoshoot with singer Chris Daughtry. Shot on Nikon D800, included in-person interviews and action shots.
  • ESPN: The Magazine - edited behind-the-scenes video of photoshoot with high jumper Chaunte Lowe with Final Cut Pro X.
  • Muscle and Fitness - edited behind-the-scenes video of photoshoot with wrestler Brock Lesnar with Final Cut Pro X and Motion.
  • ESPN: The Magazine - photo assistant for photographer Dustin Snipes. Set up lighting and provided general assistance on set.
  • Discovery Channel - production assistant for second season of reality TV show The Devils Ride.
  • Sound technician, grip, and production assistant for independent short film On the Contrary. Operated boom and handheld recording device, set up light rigging, and provided general assistance on set.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Anthropology And Communication Design
6

Freelance Videographer

Performed all business functions as well as all aspects of production

  • Met with prospective clients, established key expectations, provided storyboards
  • Produced high-quality work on a small budget within deadlines
  • Adapted production to client demands and changing preferences
  • Utilized a variety of equipment: camera sliders, jibs, and the Glidecam system
  • Produced music videos, wedding videos, and a sculpture showcase
  • Commissioned by multiple professional organizations at Texas State University
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BBA
Marketing
7

Freelance Videographer

Managed a personal freelance company.

  • Obtained clients and maintained a positive relationship to ensure future business.
  • Produced content ranging from mini documentaries, action sports videos, and commercials for local businesses.
  • Collaborated with clients to obtain the best possible product.
  • Responsible for billing clients and following up about payments.
  • Conducted interviews with various individuals for content based media.
  • Notable projects include, but are not limited to: Right Cord Leadership Conference, Parker's Barbershop Mini-Doc and Commercials, Masterman High School Reunion, and SharQui- The Bellydance Workout
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
Film And Media Arts
8

Freelance Videographer/editor

Provides numerous freelance services for individuals and companies. The projects range from strictly camera work, editing only, to services that require both using different editing techniques per project needs.

  • Camera operator for the MASL team Chicago Mustangs upon request
  • Recorded and created short promotional videos for bands and fashion designers
  • Recorded wedding ceremonies and receptions and created highlight video for clients
  • Produced iOS game reviews for SpazzTV YouTube channel using various audio and video recording software
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BFA
Digital Media Production
Time Arts
9

Freelance Videographer and Editor

Directed and produced several brief documentary films profiling artists and skateboarders

  • Directed and edited casting calls for a production company.
  • Filmed and sold professional skateboarding videos to sponsors, (both documentary and montage), to sponsors.
  • Filmed and edited short films produced by a skateboard truck company, a magazine, and a distribution.
  • Filmed and edited short performance art pieces
  • Directed and produced a commercial for a shoe company
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BA
Mass Media
10

Freelance Videographer

  • Created 2015 season preview for Ballet Austin
  • Created employee behavior video for Whole Foods
  • Created reality show sizzle real about mini horses for A. Smith & Co.
  • Edited a video for CDZA, for a Google conference
  • Assisted editor of documentary "Stacker, " official selection of Dallas Film Festival
  • Developed music videos for artists and fundraising videos for local non-profits such as Please Be Kind to Cyclists and Food is Free
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BFA
Filmmaking (emphasis

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