An experienced video editor and camera person with a strong interest in projects that require both conceptual and technical creativity. Having spent years honing my skills and learning my craft, my flexibility and goal oriented nature makes me suited for creative leadership roles with a focus on visual thinking.
Currently however, I'm looking for learning opportunities to further my understanding of film-making as an art, a form of expression.
Worked on various independent film projects ranging from promotional material for businesses, music videos, and short form documentaries Organized shoots in studio and in field.
Acted in a variety of roles from Director, Director of Photography, Editor, Gaffer, VFX artist, motion graphic designer, and camera operator.
Shot projects on C500, FS100, Blackmagic URSA and DSLR cameras using stabilizers, cranes, car mounts, sliders, dollies and other equipment.
Edited projects using adobe premiere, after effects, Photoshop, illustrator, audition.
Increation Media | Jan - Mar 2018
Creating web based promotional content
'Pranayam' Televised Series of Asianet Telecommunication
Produced by Merryland Studios | Apr - Jun 2016
Asst. Dir., Asst. Editor, Asst. Cameraman
'Amrita News' | Part of Amrita Television | Apr - Jun 2017
Desk, Studio and PCR intern
Creative Director | Cream Life : FWD magazine
Jun - Dec 2017
Generating sustainable and entertaining product models for the digital magazine and engaging possible collaborators toward the same
Meeting with collaborators to discuss project requirements & workflow
Setting each project's workflow, schedule and deliverables
Overseeing a team of 8 content creators and providing daily feedback
Team Member | We4Visuals, MindCraft, Rex Photography
Active team member for these production companies across 2014-17
Directed election film for INC in 2015 Elections Ambalapuzha & Kollam
Training & Workshops
M Sc Cinema | Noida International University | Greater Noida
Master diploma in Cinematography | Asian Acadamy of Film and Television | Noida
Bachelor degree in Journalism and mass communication | Mar Ivanios College | Trivandrum
Master diploma in computer aided design | CADD Centre | Chennai
Sivan Foundation of photography | Extensive Training | Trivandrum
Vinod Hari | The Art of Portraiture | Bangalore
Ashok Tyagi | Cinema & Social Reflection | Noida
REDucation Red Camera Workshop | Delhi
Countless hours spent sponging ideas, knowledge and inspiration from master classes and professionals kind enough to engage in conversation
Active listening skills to give everyone on set the attention they deserve
Excellent communication skills and ability to convey complex ideas effectively
Time management prowess to ensure shots are completed in a timely fashion
Monitoring abilities to keep an eye on everything going on during the shoot
Ability to convince people to try new ideas and explore creative possibilities
Problem solving skills to resolve conflicts between different individuals on set
In-depth understanding of graphics and video editing software