Sarah was raised in a folklore town,
where ghosts dance at midnight when the sun goes down.
She spent her days in the woods with a dandelion crown
though, her conquests and reverie are too bold for a gown.
CINEMATOGRAPHER / EDITOR / ILLUSTRATOR
Select CAMERA Work
POLY PRODUCT HOW TO VIDEO SERIES | EDITOR | POLY - OCTOBER 2020 - PRESENT
CO-DIRECTOR/DP | “WASHED” | PIXAR CO-OP PROGRAM - OCT 2018 - PRESENT
2ND AC | MERCEDES COMMERCIAL | MILK & HONEY PRODUCTIONS - AUG 2020
DP & A CAM OPERATOR | YERBA BUENA CENTER | “RAFAEL CASAL #BARS WORKSHOP” - DEC 2019
DP& A CAM OPERATOR | GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS | “I KNOW THE BEST PLACE FOR” - OCT 2019
B CAM OPERATOR | GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS | “BEFORE YOU WAKE” - NOV 2019
B CAM OPERATOR | HEWLETT FOUNDATION | “DESTINY ARTS CENTER PROFILE”- OCT 2019
B CAM OPERATOR | GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS | “LGBT NIGHT: PROUD AND AUTHENTIC” - SEPT 2019
B CAM OPERATOR | GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS | “GRUB CITY: BAKESALE BETTY” - SEPT 2019
B CAM OPERATOR PLAYWORKS | “ASSESSING RECESS” | - DEC 2019
DIR. OF PHOTOGRAPHY | “WITHOUT” | PIXAR CO-OP PROGRAM - JAN 2018 - 2020
DP& OPERATOR | BCF/TIPPETT STUDIO | “WHEELER AWARD: BERKELEYSIDE ”- MAY 2018
DP& OPERATOR | NO IMMIGRANTS NO SPICE | “NO IMMIGRANTS NO SPICE ”- MAY 2018
B CAM OPERATOR | PLAYWORKS/AMPERSAND VIDEO | “PLAYWORKS GALA” - OCT 2017
Select EDITORIAL Work
POLY PRODUCT HOW TO VIDEO SERIES | EDITOR | POLY - OCTOBER 2020
“SPORTS AND THE ARTS RECAP” | EDITOR | GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS - OCT 2019
“ASSESSING RECESS” | EDITOR | PLAYWORKS - DEC 2019
“JURASSIC WORLD PROJECT” | VFX EDITOR | UNIVERSAL 2019
“LOOSE IN THE PARK” | ASST. VFX EDITOR | UNIVERSAL 2019
“BIG FLEA” | ASST. VFX EDITOR | ADVANTAGE 2019
CAMERA & STAGING (LAYOUT) INTERN PROGRAM, PIXAR ANIMATION STUDIOS — JAN - APR 2020
Translate storyboards into 3D cinematic scenes using Pixar’s proprietary software. Included physical training in steadicam operation, wireless follow focus, and testing Zeiss Supreme Prime Radiance Lenses on Sony FS7.
Additional INDUSTRY Experience
VIDEO PRODUCER/EDITOR, POLY (FORMERLY PLANTRONICS) — AUG 2020 - PRESENT
Producer of all aspects of external marketing videos for both enterprise and consumer products, which includes directing, producing, writing, shooting, voice recording, design, motion graphics and editing. Created a video program where no official process was in place, including equipment purchasing, setting up templates for video briefs and Video Brand Guides. Managed a team of contractors and interns for production and editing work to scale.
VIDEO PRODUCER, BAYCAT — SEPT 2019 - AUG 2020
Acted as cinematographer and lead video editor for BAYCAT client video projects. Developed video concepts/scripts, shot lists, and provided creative leadership and technical support for team.
ASSOCIATE VFX EDITOR, TIPPETT STUDIO — MARCH 2018 - SEPT 2019
Assist editors on high profile projects with quick turnarounds; lead reviews, bring plates and additional reference online. Work directly with executive team to edit new demo and bid reels.
ASSISTANT PRODUCTION COORDINATOR, APPLE — JULY 2017 - MARCH 2018
Coordination for confidential 9 month assignment, including travel, accommodations, and transportation for cast and crew with accompanying itineraries; prepping scripts for talent sessions.
STORY COORDINATOR, FROG DESIGN — MARCH 2016 - MAY 2017
Drove new business proposal process, overseeing schedules and liaising across multidisciplinary teams.
Additional on-set experience:
SET PA | NETFLIX/PARAMOUNT | “THIRTEEN REASONS WHY” - MARCH-JULY 2017
CAMERA PA | WISH | E-COMMERCE UNBOXING - 2017
CAMERA PA | JAMBERRY FILMS | TRINCHERO NAPA VALLEY WINERY - 2017
CAMERA PA | CRIMINAL PRODUCTIONS | TOYOTA - 2017
CAMERA PA | LA TIMES & CONTEND | THE ENVELOPE - 2015
SOFTWARE: Full Adobe Suite, Avid Media Composer, Final Cut Pro, Final Draft, Microsoft Office and 365, Apple Office, Google Suite, Garageband, DropBox, Workfront, Asana, MailChimp, Daylite CRM, Slack, Frame.i.o. Familiarity with the command line, Autodesk Maya, Pixar's Proprietary Presto, Wacom Tablet, Procreate and more. Generally an extremely fast learner and amazing ability to pick up new software quickly.
EQUIPMENT: Canon c100-500 series, EOS R, Sony Fs7, Canon 5D Mark II, Sony EX-1, Canon Rebel EOS Series, Tascam. Zeiss Supreme Primes. Sigma Cinema Primes. Easy Rig, Shoulder Rig, Gimbals. Familiarity with Red Cameras and more. Familiarity with typical grip and lighting gear.
PERSONAL CAMERA PACKAGE & EQUIPMENT
Canon EOS 5D Mark II, Canon EOS Rebel Ti, Manfrotto Monopod, Tripod, Batteries + chargers, 64GB CF cards and reader. Complete AC toolkit with essentials such as clapperboard/slate, camera tape, and lens cleaning supplies. Adobe Media Encoder, MacBook Pro (15-inch, 2019, 2.6 GHz 6-Core Intel Core i7, 16GB.) OLYMPUS OM-1 35mm.
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA, SCHOOL OF CINEMATIC ARTS — MAY 2013 BACHELOR OF ARTS - FILM PRODUCTION; COURSE EMPHASIS IN CINEMATOGRAPHY AND ANTHROPOLOGY