Resume/Experience

CAIT RICHARDS

cait.morrill@gmail.com » Portland, OR

 

PROFILE

-Video production specialist seeking challenging and creative opportunities in commercial field.
-Efficient multi-tasker with the ability to focus on detailed tasks for extensive time periods.
-Dedicated and intelligent worker wishing to collaborate with a high-functioning production team.
-High proficiency in cross-departmental communication in the field or studio.

 

EDUCATION

The Evergreen State College
B.A. Media Production, June 2012

 

TECHNICAL EXPERIENCE

PRODUCTION » Canon C100 MK2 DSLR Camera, Sony HDC Studio Camera, Hitachi 700Z Studio Camera, Ross Vision Mixer, Ross Carbonite Switcher, JVC 100, JVC 600 and 700 Field Cameras, Yamaha OzR96 VCM Audio Mixer, ATEM BlackMagic Switcher, Electronic/Digital Signal Routing, AJA KiPro and BlackMagic HD Recording Decks

POST PRODUCTION » Final Cut Pro 7 and X, Adobe Premiere Pro, Adobe Encoder, Adobe Encore, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Audacity, Digital Performer, Celtx, Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, Powerpoint), XDCAM Transfer, Filemaker Pro, Tightrope Media Systems, Facíl, Televue Media System

ELECTRICAL » Arri Softbox Kit and 450W Kits, Viddessence Fluorescent Broads, TVL2000 Elation LED Flat Panels, ETC Desire LED, Selador Vivid-R LED, Desisti Fresnel LED 4’ & 8’, ETC Source Four LED Ellipsoidal, 100 Black LED Cyc Lights, Philips Selecon LED Cyc Lights, ETC Lightboard, ETC 4296 Lightboard, ETC 2496 SmartFade Lightboard, Cable wiring and soldering (Edison, XLR, DMX, Stage Pin)

 

MAJOR PROJECTS

2015 – PRESENT » 2AM Gaming » Creator (15+ Episodes)
2016 » FloSports: Portland Track Festival » Technical Director
2015 » FloSports: Les Schwab Invitational » Technical Director
2015 » Visual Thinking NorthWest » Lighting and Production Assistant
2015 » Pickathon Music Festival » Camera Operator (Canon XF105)
2015 » Grover Eletric & Plumbing » Visual Thinking NorthWest » Lighting, Boom Operator, Production Assistant
2015 » FloSports: Portland Track Festival » Flosports » Technical Director
2015 » Visual Thinking NorthWest » Lighting and Production Assistant
2015 » Cobalt Blue Films, LLC » Production Assistant
2013 – 2015 » Various PCMTV Programming » Volunteer Director/Technical Director/Production Assistant
2015 » Intel Oregon FLL World Class Championship » Camera Operator (Tracking Shot)
2012 » TEDx at The Evergreen State College » Stage Management and Computer/Projection Tech
2012 » Evergreen Variety, Episode 3 » Lighting Design
2012 » Evergreen Variety, Episode 2 » Director and Co-Producer
2012 » Evergreen Variety, Episode 1 » Intern-produced live television broadcast » Technical Director

 

RELEVANT EXPERIENCE

PART-TIME Staff » Portland Community Media, Portland, OR [October 2013 – present]
-Experienced operator and archival expert of playback/programming processes; includes signal routing.
-Public access and equipment specialist; includes 1-on-1 technical assistance with community producers.
-Instructor of HD Studio Production class for community members of all experience levels.

ON-CALL Staff » Portland Community Media, Portland, OR [November 2012 – October 2013]
-Administration of video ingestion and operation of playback servers for public access television station.
-Assistant teacher, specializing on HD Television Studio classes for all-ages and experience levels.

Video Production Intern » TESC Electronic Media, Olympia, WA [September 2011 – June 2012]
-Working within the Center for Creative and Applied Media, developed and applied technical media skills.
-Composed and executing lighting design concepts, manufactured cables and assisted with lighting grid organization.

Production Assistant » Ready Camera One with Sally Cloninger, Olympia, WA [Spring 2011]
-Worked closely with staff to train students and complete complex productions.

 

OTHER SKILLS

– Native Portlandian
– Rolls with the punches
– Excellent singing voice