FORUMS: list search recent posts

Needed: Camera & Sound Operators for covereage of E3 Electronic Gaming Expo 05/31 - 06/06

COW Forums : JOBS Offered - Low/No Pay

<< PREVIOUS   •   VIEW ALL   •   PRINT   •   NEXT >>
Patrick Roanhouse
Needed: Camera & Sound Operators for covereage of E3 Electronic Gaming Expo 05/31 - 06/06
on Apr 21, 2009 at 3:06:16 pm

The Plan8 Podcast
JOB TITLE: Camera Operator & Location Sound Tech


REPORTS TO: Plan8 Podcast Producer

SUMMARY: The Plan8 Podcast is proud to announce it has just gotten access to cover the E3 Expo, Electronic Gaming Expo. It is held for three days June 2nd to the 4th at the Los Angeles Convention Center.

What The Plan8 Podcast needs is at least THREE motivated Camera Operators and TWO Sound Techs who would like to help the Plan8 Podcast properly cover the expo. This will be One Week of your time.

Some of the requirements of applying:

1.) All applicants must be over the age of 18, over 21 is preferred.

2.) Applicants must provide their own equipment. If you are applying please provide photos and information on the equipment you are using and how long you have used it. Please post pictures to Http:// and provide the links in your application

3.) Camera Operators must have a camera that records in widescreen at at least 720p at 30fps. Your Camera Must also have either XLR microphone inputs or standard 1/8th inch microphone input. Optional Wide Angle Lenses preferred.

4.) Sound Techs applying must provide either wireless RF Mic with Flag box or multiple wireless RF lavier mics for multiple interviewees, or shotgun boom mic.

5.) Understand that you will not be able to leave the production group to explore the expo due to limited time during the open expo floor hours. (For this I'm sorry)

Deadline to apply for this job is by May 2nd. Registration for Press for the Expo ends May 8, 2009.

The job is non paying, access to the expo is all I can offer. This year's expo is gonna be a huge one again. If you grew up like I did hearing about the mega extravaganza that was E3 now is your chance to check it out. There will be plenty of after parties as to help pay off your hard work.

Follow me on Twitter:
Check out my Youtube Channel:
Visit the Podcast website at:

Return to posts index

Steve Balding
Re: Needed: Camera & Sound Operators for covereage of E3 Electronic Gaming Expo 05/31 - 06/06
on May 5, 2009 at 7:32:10 pm

I am a Camera Operator-ENG/EFP/OTF / Field Producer.

Link :

Productions & Events
Camera operator / A/C “The One” Fox pilot, Handheld Scott Jeffress Executive Producer 4/20/2009 thru 4/26/2009
Field Producer / Camera operator “Gem Show Tucson”, Spec shoot, Handheld, HGTV-NAT-GEO (Alexander Productions) 2-2-2009 to 2-5-2009
Camera operator “ O' Melveny and Myers” Industrial 11-5 and 11-6-2008
Camera Operator “ Microsoft PDC” Industrial 10-27 to 10-30-2008
Camera Operator “Naughty Talk and Bad Advice w/ Toy Conner” HBO(Black Skirt Productions) 9-10 to 9-14-2008
Camera Operator "The Reel Show" Spec shoot, Handheld, (Escape TV) 8-19-2008
Director /DP/ Camera Operator “J. REKK” ,Handheld, Music Video (CDE) 8-3-2008
Camera Operator / DP " Vans Warp Tour " Handheld (MTV UK) 6-22 2008
Lighting Director “United Airlines” Industrial 6-10-2008 to 6-12-2008
Camera Operator “ AMGEN “ Industrial 5-6-2008 and 5-7-2008
Camera Operator “Deborah Gibson” Live Concert Handheld 3-30-2008
Camera Operator “PHRMA “ Industrial 3-26-2008 to 3-30-2008
Lighting/Utility “Maxim Hot 100” 03-03-2008 (VH1)
Camera Operator “Rain-A Beatles Experience” - Live Concert 02-25-2008
Camera Operator/Tech “NRECA” Industrial 02-24-2008 to 02-27-2008
Camera Operator/ Gaffer “JAFRA” Industrial 02-08-2008
to 02-10-08
Segment Producer ,A/C Season Finale “That’s Amore” (MTV) 01-23-2008
Camera Operator , D/P Pilot-“Finding Kid Rock” Handheld, (MTV) (Fierce Girl Productions) 01-01-2008
A/C Design Star Auditions (HGTV)12-18-2007
Camera Operator/ Gaffer “The Diversity Awards” Universal 11-18-2007 (MTV) South
A/C ”A Shot At Love With Tila Tequila” (MTV) 08-05-2007 to 08-16-2007
Lighting/Grip Mattel toys 04-13-2007(New hot wheels)
Lighting/Grip/Pick-up shots Tyco 04-12-2007 (Sky force)
Lighting - Maxim hot 100 (VH1) 02-14-2007
Audio - Indy Mac bank promo 12-20-2006
A/C - Grip ( Justincredible) Disney 12-21-2006
Camera operator / Gaffer-Grip “Folk singer Bob Lynd” (Research Video) 11-23-2006

Quality control of High Definition cameras and tape decks. Also on-site setup and
repair of cameras, audio components and lighting. P.G.R Van Nuys CA 91406
8-22-2002 – 9-22-2006

5-5-2000 – 10-20-2002 Adelphia Cable, Van Nuys, CA
2000+Hrs training in Camera, Lighting, Audio and Technical Director. Segment Producer Received Diploma in Television Production From Adelphia

I also work for many Event Production Company's as Camera Operator, Audio Tech, Lighting Tech , A/V Tech, Grip/ Gaffer (List upon request)

Qualification & Experience

I have worked on many shows, broadcast and propitiatory. I am a motivated self starter who
works well with others, and know how to get the job done, Excellent communication skills that
include speaking to large groups and individual customers. Excellent work ethic and
demonstrated ability to act with purpose and urgency. Goal-oriented, team player. Ability in
making decisions.

Broadcast news – Documentaries – Corporate – Industrial – Educational – Government – Sports – Entertainment – Red Carpet – Celebrity Interviews – Commercials – Promos – Seminars - Conventions

I have captured hundreds of, news stories, documentaries, corporate/industrials, red carpet events, sports and numerous other projects. Small budgets and large, I have worked successfully with networks, corporate clients, and independent producers on the west coast

Experienced, hard working and extremely easy to work with. I specialize in beautifully lit interviews and outstanding B- roll that will make your project look its very best.

I am fully trained on the HI-POD Camera system

I am 100% Computer and Internet Literate. (PC)and(MAC)

Scott Jeffress: Executive Producer - 818-209-5209
Kevin Roberts: KCR Productions - 310-345-6466
Chris Rhoads: Camera Operator - 310-850-0710
Alex Kwiat: CDI Productions - 909-923-4773


Sony – F900-900R, F355L XDCAM ,HDC-1000LW/1500L
790WS, D600, DSR-500, DSR-1, Z1U,EX1-EX3 pd150, TX50

Panasonic – SDX900, 2700(VARICAM), AG-HMC150, AG-HVX200, DVX 100 A and B

Canon - XL1, XL2, XLH1

Par cans, Elliptical, Fresnel, Cyc Scoops, Lowell Omni/DP Lights, All ARRI Lighting Systems
Mole Richardson Lighting Systems , Kino Flo Divas
Mackie - CFX20 mk2 Mixer, Mackie - ONYX 1640 16 Channel Mixer, Wendt - 5x - ENG Mixer, Sennheiser ew112G2 ME2 Omni UHF System, Letrosonic - D411, D211, Wireless Microphone Systems
Sony A500-A510, 2650, DSR 11, DSR40, DSR 1800-1800p DSR 2000-2000p

Return to posts index

<< PREVIOUS   •   VIEW ALL   •   PRINT   •   NEXT >>
© 2017 All Rights Reserved