Jumpcut Studios / Remote Copywriter
Write humorous, informative and concise copy to accompany Jumpcut Studio's internal and external facing properties.
Write copy for the widely successful Simple 30 and Project GO packages.
Capturing the brand's voice and innovating means of communicating with their specific audience or demographic.
Pitch ideas for articles/pieces to write centered around dating and lifestyle topics.
Make edits and revisions to copy.
Occasionally create graphics, cartoons or illustrations to accompany copy.
Content producer & contributor for The Huffington Post’s Outspeak
Contributing a mixture of written journalistic features, pieces centered around current trends and social issues.
Conceptualizing, producing and editing video content for the website. See reel for examples.
Additional Contributor Work
- In addition to the above, I have contributed work to Elite Daily, CollegeHumor, ThoughtCatalog and several popular YouTube channels.
Writer, director and editor of Self-Love, A Film About Diversity
Source locations and actors for the film.
Oversee all principle photography, master use of DSLR cameras. The one used in this film was a Canon 5D Mark III.
Record and sync sound. This film made use of the ZOOM H5 and various Rode microphones.
Edit the film on Adobe Premier Pro and Final Cut Pro X.
This film was entered into the HBO APA Visionaries Film Festival, was covered on publications such as The Huffington Post and Durban For You. We were also able to secure a radio interview discussing the film on ONE FM 94.0
This and the other projects seen on the reel showcase my ability to do a lot with a very small, often times, non-existent budget. A valuable skill in the world of digital content creation.
Production Assistant - Various Projects
Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom, Feature Length - 2013. Produced by Videovision Entertainment, Distant Horizon and Film Afrika Worldwide.
Flight of the Storks, TV Mini-Series - 2012. Produced by BE-FILMS, Europacorp Television & TF1 International.
My role as production assistant varied depending on the set. Anything from keeping track of shot lists to moving equipment and yelling, “Quiet on set!’
I gained experience working on location, on sound stages and co-ordinating large groups of people.
Parsons The New School / Design and Technology B.A./ Dean's List, current GPA: 3.8 (August 2015 - Presently studying)
This degree encompasses all aspects of entertainment and art design. Including: video game design, film and television as well as creative coding.
New York Film Academy / 1 Year Acting Conservatory (March 2014 - November 2014)
Strong writer, published on several large platforms.
Skilled video game designer with Unity and C#.
Skilled editor with Final Cut Pro X and Adobe Premier.
Skilled with DSLR cameras.
Decent audio experience with Lavalier microphone kits, wireless mic kits for example the Sennheiser ME2 Mic, transmitter and receiver. Audio mixers, specifically the Shure FP-33 3-channel audio mixer and the Beachtek Dual XLR-to-Mini(1/8") adapter.
Skilled with Keynote presentations.
Easily adaptable. Problem solver. Eager learner.