What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?
I attend seminars online or in Pennsylvania meeting places. I experiment with different mediums and shoot all the time.I sometimes teach film direction and editing at high schools and community centers.
How did you get started doing this type of work?
Worked with Videographer in New York after film school.Shot political events,parties,dramas and weddings before going out on my own.
What types of customers have you worked with?
Weddings mostly. Catholic weddings seems to be the most common. I have shot Hindu and Muslim weddings as well. I get either Weddings or Sweet Sixteen celebrations during the year.
Describe a recent project you are fond of. How long did it take?
A wedding I shot on Friday the 13th tis past September. It was a beautiful outside wedding. The hotel had decorated in fall colors which blended in perfectly with the ceremony and reception. The colors and lighting were fantastic and I captured many g
What advice would you give a customer looking to hire a provider in your area of work?
Look for a person with people skills and is interested in shooting something special for you. A person who is not going to nickle and dime you for everything that they offer.The editing should be included in all packages,as the music score and titling.If the person you hire has little interest in the customer or the event,other than to shoot it.Then you will most likely have a generic,bland and dull video presentation that will cost a fortune and leave you feeling disappointed.
What questions should customers think through before talking to professionals about their project?
I am a filmmaker.Studied film editing and scene direction at NY School of Film in the late 80'S.I have written and directed two fature films,six short films and three documentaries. I am owner of Trib 2 Films & Videography.