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Jacob Jones
Professional Summary

Accomplished and energetic videographer and video editor with a solid history of achievement in production. Motivated leader with strong organizational and prioritization abilities. Areas of expertise include writing, producing, editing, and camera operating. Now I am pursuing a higher position to help with assignments and projects .

  • Critical Thinking
  • Computer Mac and PC literate
  • Complex Problem Solving
  • Video Editor
  • Camera operator
  • Producing and creating projects
Photographer/Editor 10/2012 to Present
KGO, Channel 7 - ABC San Francisco, Ca
  • Work independently or with news reporter for daily stories.
  • Set up and operate ENG vehicles to gather and edit raw footage on location to send to the television station.
  • Set up and perform live shots for broadcast.
  • Edit video for broadcast productions.
  • Compose and frame each shot, applying the technical aspects of light, lenses, film, filters, and camera settings to achieve the effects sought by reporter.
Photographer/Editor 05/2010 to 10/2012
KDTV, Channel 14 - Univision San Francisco, Ca
  • Shoot on-location with reporters to create mini-story packages that consist of interviews, b-roll and file tape. 
  • Edit three-part intensive series during sweep season by working with reporters on unique stories.
  • Determine the specific audio and visual effects and music necessary to complete stories.
  • Select and combine the most effective shots of each scene to form a logical and smoothly running story.
  • Confer with producers and directors concerning layout or editing approaches needed to increase dramatic or entertainment value of productions.
Director/Producer 10/2011 to 01/2012
Late June Productions, LLC San Jose, NY LA Ca
  • Created a documentary that participated in many film festivals in the USA and internationally.
  • Determine production size, content, and budget, establishing details such as production schedules and marketing.
  • Research production topics using the internet, video archives, and other informational sources.
  • Obtain rights to music or to such items as existing video footage.
  • Maintain knowledge of minimum wages and working conditions established by unions or associations of actors and technicians.
Director/Camera Operator 10/2009 to 11/2009
Young SocialLite Pictures San Jose , Ca
  • Collaborate with producers to produce a low-budget feature film.
  • Plan details such as framing, composition, camera movement, sound, and actor movement for each scene.
  • Choose settings and locations for films and determine how scenes will be shot in these settings.
  • Manage staff, preparing work schedules and assigning specific duties.
Production Manager 02/2009 to 09/2009
CTA Productions, LLC San Jose, Ca
  • Coordinate 6 mattress TV commercials to ensure that the project needs and objectives are met.
  • Hire directors, principal cast members, and key production staff members.
  • Maintain knowledge of minimum wages and working conditions established by laws and unions.
  • Perform administrative duties, such as preparing operational reports, distributing rehearsal call sheets, and script copies.
Production Assistant 02/2007 to 04/2007
Fox Studios Los Angeles, Ca
  • Assisted production coordinator with handling call sheets, scripts, and daily reports.
  •  Handled basic duties, handling multiple phone calls, copying, and faxing.
  • Direct and coordinate activities of assistants and other personnel during production.
Writer Assistant 08/2005 to 05/2006
Warner Brothers Studios Burbank, Ca
  • Assisted 9 writers by doing personal duties and research.
  • Maintain the office by answering phone calls and responding to emails.
  • Prepared and scheduled meetings.
Camera Customer Service 09/2001 to 05/2004
Camera Department, Loyola Marymount University Los Angeles, Ca
  • Informed customers on how to properly use camera equipment, such as digital and film cameras.
  • Managed office duties such as, filing, faxing, and making copies.
  • Contact customers to respond to inquiries or to notify them of any planned adjustments for their orders.
  • Keep records of customer interactions or transactions, recording details of inquiries, complaints, or comments, as well as actions taken.
Production Assistant 07/2000 to 08/2001
Telemundo KSTS San Jose, Ca
  • Operated studio cameras and also field cameras (Sony).
  • Edited packages for newscast and commercials that needed to be aired.
  • Served as sound director for the morning and afternoon newscast.
Camera Assistant 08/1998 to 07/2000
Sun Devil Stadium Tempe, Az
  • Assisted cameramen by handling camera cables during college and NFL games.
  • Helped and operated broadcast cameras during the post game interviews.
Master of Fine Arts: Television Production May 2004 Loyola Marymount University - Los Angeles, Ca
Bachelor of Science: Communication Jun 2000 Arizona State University - Tempe, AZ
Fluent in Spanish
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Previous Companies:

  • KGO
  • Channel 7 ABC
  • KDTV

Previous Job Positions:

  • Photographer
  • Editor
  • Director
  • Producer
  • Camera Operator


  • Loyola Marymount University
  • Arizona State University

Level of Education:

  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Bachelor of Science

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