Resume 2016-12-14T11:44:04+00:00

RESUME

CONTACT
Cell#: (415) 217-9452 – ponygold100@gmail.com

Web: ThePonyGold.com
Twitter: @PonyGold1
Instagram: ponygold

SUMMARY
Pony Gold offers 10+ years in all aspects of the film industry, including concept development, financing, contracts and physical production. As an energetic, artistic individual she is knowledgeable about cinematic procedures, as well as the latest technologies, editing software and cameras. Proactive and self reliant, Pony is eager to excel in a creative and collaborative environment.

SKILLS
Canon C300, Canon C100, Canon Rebel T5, Sony Fs7, Sony EX3, Sony EX1, GoPro, Adobe Premier CC, Final Cut Pro 7, Adobe Photoshop, DVD Studio Pro

Field production, Project management, Digital video production process, Strong graphic and visual sense, Leadership, Works well under pressure, Flexible schedule, Self-starter, Budgeting, Fast learner, Collaborative, Valid passport, Skilled multi-tasker

WORK HISTORY
2014 to Current – Camera Assistant
Cliff Traiman, Cinematography –San Francisco, CA

  • Managed and maintained camera assembly and lenses for shoots.
  • Conducted the operation of the film slate for audio and camera synchronization and shot.
  • identification.
  • Operated bounce boards and fill lights during shoots.
  • Operated a 5D for behind-the-scenes shoots.
  • Loading and unloading heavy equipment as needed.

07/2016 to Current – Photography Assistant
Chris Cuffaro, Photography – Los Angeles, CA

  • Coordinated materials needed by the photographer for the shoot day.
  • Erected all lights and bounce boards necessary for the style of the shoot.
  • Conducted set-up and tear down of all camera equipment.
  • Coordinated with and supervised vendors.
  • Facilitated client comfort and on set nourishment.

2008 to 2016 – Director Of Photography
CNE Media – San Francisco, CA

  • Created shot lists and prepared the location and set for shooting including set and lighting design.
  • Operated Canon C300, 5D, Sony EX1, Sony EX3 and GoPro during shooting.
  • Researched, developed and pitched stories that reflected the unique sensibilities of each project.
  • Managed and selected shot locations.
  • Supervised the post-production process, including editing, dubbing and color correction.
  • Edited an average of 1 spots each week using Adobe Premiere.
  • Managed all music clearances and cue sheets in Adobe Premiere.
  • Offered feedback on the quality of segments and coached other staff members on how to improve segments.
  • Supervised 4 staff, including offering feedback and enforcing deadlines.
  • Oversaw all phases of video production for shoots, from pre- to post production.

02/2016 – Director Of Photography
Daniel Dallabrida, Artist – Oakland, CA

  • Operated a Canon Rebel T5 and Canon 5D Camera during shoot.
  • Director Of Photography and Co-Director for performance video art piece shot in one day.
  • CLT (chief lighting technician) for entire shoot.
  • Lead designer for all style concepts and development.
  • Coordinated production of location and equipment rental.

2015 – Director, Producer and Director Of Photography
MUNDI Jewelry Design – San Francisco, CA

  • Oversaw all phases of video production for MUNDI Fashion Video Lookbook, from pre-to post-production.
  • Directed and designed all creative content.
  • Created shot lists, booked talent and locations and prepared the location and set for shooting.
  • Researched, developed and pitched story line and style inspiration for shoot.
  • Managed casting and selected shot locations.
  • Directed stylists in creating the perfect look.
  • Operated a Canon C100 during the shoot.
  • Led all production meetings and pre-production elements.
  • Supervised 5 staff, facilitated creative collaboration and feedback while enforcing deadlines.
  • Coordinated with and supervised vendor studios.

2015 – Director Of Photography, Co-Director
Ghost Parade “Reach” Music Video – San Francisco, CA

  • Director Of Photography and Co-Director for music video shot in two days.
  • Operated a Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera during shoot.
  • CLT (chief lighting technician) for narrative portion of shoot.
  • Lead designer for all style concepts and development.
  • Coordinated production of location and equipment rental.

2015 – Director Of Photography
Idlehands “Mellow Christ” Music Video – San Francisco, CA

  • Director Of Photography and Co-Director for music video shot in one day.
  • CLT (chief lighting technician) for entire shoot.
  • Lead designer for all style concepts and development.
  • Coordinated production of location and equipment rental.
  • Operated a Canon C300 Camera during shoot.

2004 to 2008 – Associate Producer
Umalut Films – San Francisco, CA

  • Coordinating and scheduling post-production services for independent films and product advertisements.
  • Responsible for maintaining precise records and budget reports for all accounts.
  • Providing assistance to executive and senior producers.
  • Oversee and train support staff.
  • Coordinated with and supervised vendor studios.

2004 – Production Assistant
Addiction Films, McCann Erickson – Los Angeles, CA

  • Worked as a production Assistant for McCann Erickson during the production of ad campaign Nescafé Gold Blend.
  • Assisted in assembly of set props.
  • Helping to keep the set clean and tidy and distributing call sheets.
  • Coordinate the extras and perform crowd control duties.
  • Facilitating talent comfort and nourishment.

EDUCATION
2001 – Bachelor of Arts:  Telecommunication
Napa Valley College – Napa, CA