MARTIN SELLERS

Videographer and filmmaker

 

ABOUT

My experience ranges from working as steadycam AC for the Tom Ford 2016 NYC Fashion Show, to filming and editing production videos for Patagonia, creating commercial videos for small business owners in Ventura, to working on small features. I work as DP, grip, AC, editor and cameraman, both freelance and for BLACKBURNfilms. I received my BFA in Digital Film and Video Production and have earned several awards as camera operator and DP.

TECHNICAL SKILLS

SOFTWARE 
Final Cut Pro, Adobe Premiere 

CAMERA 
Canon Cinema (C100 Mark I, C500 Mark I), Canon DSLR (7D, 5D Mark III), Canon XLH1, GoPro Hero, Panasonic AG HVX100B, Red (One, Scarlet, Dragon, Weapon Sensor 6k), Redrock Micro, Steadicam Zephyr

SUPPORT 
Dana Portable Dolly, Matthews Doorway Dolly, ProAm Jib

AUDIO 
Sound Devices 644, H4N Zoom, Beachtek DXASLR, Sennheiser G3 Wireless Lavs, Rode (NTG-1, NTG-3) 

AWARDS + FESTIVALS

SANTA BARBARA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2012
Official Selection — Masquerade – Camera Operator 

HEROES ACTION FILM FESTIVAL 2011
Best Cinematography — No Man Believes – Cinematographer 

SUNSCREEN FILM FESTIVAL 2011
Official Selection — A Show of Hands – Cinematographer + Editor + Director 

THROUGH THE LENS @ INTERNATIONAL BOBA HOUSE 2010
First Place Award — A Show of Hands – Cinematographer + Editor + Director 
Viewers Choice Award — Optika Fluo – Cinematographer + Editor 

INTERNATIONAL

Fluent in Spanish 
Dual citizenship – able to work legally in USA and European Union

EDUCATION

BFA Digital Film and Video Production

RESUME

FREELANCE

AC STEADICAM — TOM FORD 2016 FALL COLLECTION FASHION SHOW NYC – Live Stream Show

AC STEADICAM — TUMBLEWEED – Feature with Vincent Pastore

AC STEADICAM — THE ULTIMATE VENUE – EPK

CAMERA OP — CAMPAIGN PRESS KIT

CAMERA OP — DORITOS CRASH THE SUPERBOWL – Commercial

CAMERA OP — MASQUERADE – Comedy Feature

CAMERA OP + EDITOR  — PATAGONIA – Product Video

CAMERA OP + EDITOR  — OLAS MEXICAN GRILL – Commercial

CAMERA OP + EDITOR — POSTMODERN SURFER – TV Show

CAMERA OP + EDITOR — THE WINDMILL VANDALS – EPK

DP — NO MAN BELIEVES – Short Action Drama

DP + CAMERA OP  — THE ARGUMENT INSIDE ME – Short Drama

DP + CAMERA OP — VISITATION ENDS – Short Drama

DP + CAMERA OP + EDITOR — JEWEL OF THE HIMALAYA – Short Travel Documentary

DP + CAMERA OP + EDITOR — JG DESIGN – Commercial

DP + CAMERA OP + EDITOR — OPTICA FLUO – Short Abstract

DP + CAMERA OP + EDITOR — A SHOW OF HANDS – Short Music Documentary

DP + CAMERA OP + EDITOR — SUGARTOWN ROLLER DERBY – Fundraiser Video

DP + CAMERA OP + EDITOR — WAYNE RICH AT SACRED CRAFT – Short Documentary

DP + CAMERA OP + EDITOR — WOOLLYBEAR DING REPAIR – Commercial

DP + EDITOR — STAGE PLIGHT – Short Drama

EDITOR  — SURF ‘N SUDS FESTIVAL – Surf Film Compilation

GRIP — 1918 – Short Drama

GRIP — THE BALLET DANCER – Short Drama

GRIP — BLUE – Short Comedy with Josh Blue

GRIP — CHILLY CHRISTMAS – Feature with Tom Arnold

GRIP — CRAVE – Short Drama

GRIP — DORITOS CRASH THE SUPERBOWL – Commercial

GRIP — I AM NEDA – Short Feature

GRIP — HEAD OF LETTUCE – Short Comedy

GRIP — HOW WAR ENDS – Short Drama

GRIP — SHIFTY EYED DOGS – Music Video

GRIP – KEY — ARL – Commercial

GRIP – KEY — CONNECT THE DOTS – Music Video

1ST AC  — TELEPATHIC BOWLING – Short Comedy

2ND AC  — THE APP – Short Drama

2ND AC  — THE SKETCH – Short Drama

1ST AD — ONE LAST SCORE – Short Action Drama

PA — MAN VS FOOD NATION – Travel Channel TV Show with Adam Richman

PA – KEY SET — Y: THE LAST MAN RISING – Short Action Sci-fi

View a printable version of my resume HERE

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