Highly motivated professional with extensive experience in cinematography and editing seeks a
challenging position that capitalizes on initiative, resourcefulness and dedication. I have worked in different areas of video/media productions for about three years.
TV and radio background
Strong creative vision
Strong communication skills
Talented public speaker
Started my own wedding/event film company (Chris Castillo Films). Worked on set as camera operator, editor, grip on several television programs and commercials. Worked as intern and freelance videographer for different productions studios.
Cinematographer/Editor 05/2016 to CurrentChris Castillo FilmsNew Orleans, LAI serve as the lead cinematographer/editor for all weddings and events filmed. I seek out new leads for potential clients and arrange calls to discuss the type of events needing to be filmed and create pricing proposals. I am also tasked with all of the creative elements that go into creating an artistically composed feature film.
Regional Computer Administrator-Texas Region01/2012 to 03/2013Dunbar ArmoredHouston, TexasResponsible for the installations and maintenance of the company's computer systems. installed handled devices used for the pickup and delivery of all shipments and vault operations. Handled troubleshooting calls from branches throughout the Texas region. Set up radio/cell phones for management and truck communications.
Assistant Camera/Editor01/2007 to 05/2013KK-Media/TVHouston, TX
Served as an assistant camera and editor on several
tv productions. I coordinated and conducted the setup of lights and audio
equipment. Scouted shooting sites to determine best locations to set
up cameras and actors and/or guest.
College Course work: CommunicationsUniversity of Houston-DowntownHouston, Texas, USA
Bilingual, Familiar with Mac and windows computer products Final Cut Pro, Macbook, iPhones. Customer services oriented.