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Steve Long

Editor / Director / Videographer

phone: (303) 722-0550

e mail:  slproductions300@gmail.com

               sl@excalvisual.com

Skills: Content creation, research & design services: specializing in television production.  Linear & Non-linear video editor, digital artist, camera operator, lighting design, single & multi camera direction, technical direction, marketing skills. Marketing and script writing credits. Excellent client service experience.

 

Present: Creative Director : 17 years at Excal Visual producing industrial training programs. Primary responsibilities include:

  • Pre-production- review scripts, develop shot-sheets, identify props and equipment, book and schedule site staff and production crew.

  • Multi-camera direction of on-site action & talent.

  • Camera work

  • Video editing & audio design - assemble sequences into Avid time-line, develop graphics, build 2D & 3D motion graphics and special effects

  • Mastering and transcoding of final program material (English & Spanish) into various formats – for USB, CD, DVD and VOD. Creating closed caption files.

  • Graphic design. Provide preliminary designs for product cover art, other advertising graphics for discs, PPTX projects, Wix website design,visual and copy advertising for e-marketing. Guide booklets and more. Consultation in final product marketing.

  • Media management and archiving.

 

Software / Hardware:

Avid Xpress Pro

 

Boris RED 5.0

 

Wix -  HTML5 web and mobile sites

 

Photoshop

 

After Effects

 

Sketch Up

 

SU Podium

 

DVD Lab Pro

 

Adobe Audition

 

Media Subtitler

 

3D Paintbrush

 

Anime Studio

 

InfiniD 3D

 

Illustrator 9.0

 

Nero

 

Microsoft Office

 

Sorenson Squeeze

 

Media 100

 

Experience with Apple OSX

 

Final Cut

 

Power Point & Keynote

 

iMovie /  iDVD

Additional:

Assorted HDV & SD camcorders and other cameras / camcorders. Live switching experience.

Summary: With 30 years in various capacities of television production, product presentation & marketing, research & writing, event production, and design development- 

I can bring an effective combination of both technical and aesthetic skills to any project.

 

 

Employment History

 

1999- 2001-             Technical Producer: American Furniture Warehouse

                                    8501 Grant St. / Thornton CO  80229

                                    Responsible for @ 400 TV commercials:  complete production and

                                    post-production, including  multi-platform scheduling & distribution.

                                    Responsible for training tape development and execution / other product specific marketing.

 

 1998-1999                Producer: AT&T MEDIA SERVICES

                                    699  Summit Blvd

                                    Frisco, CO, 80443

                                    Responsible for TV commercials, and 2 one-hour long resort specific

                                    programs:  complete production and post-production.

 

1996-1998-             Freelance videographer/editor

                                   COBE BCT, Avalon Systems, Kitchenaid, JC Penney, Rocky’s Autos, Big O Tires, IMAX at the 

                                   Denver Museum of Natural History, Peace Jam, The Fort Restaurant, Boston Market, Bridgeport

                                   Nature Center, Rocky Mountain Porchse Club, University of Denver, KDVR, 1999 AT&T Lodo Music

                                   Festival, more.

 

References:                Fred Hull

                                    Partner

                                    Excal Visual LLP

                                    (303)  413-0847

 

                                    Shoni Kahn

                                    Partner

                                    Excal Visual LLP

                                    (303)  413-0847                              

 

                                    Gene Moffett

                                    Gene Moffett Studios

                                    (303) 807-3068

 

 

 

 

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