We are looking for a Cinematographer to join our team. Cinematographer will lead all video acquisition – film all games, practices, interviews and off-court events. In this role you will work closely with our Director of Production to come up with a consistent look and feel for all video projects and implement that look to all in house videographers and freelancers.
To be highly considered for this role, you should be a storyteller at heart with experience shooting documentaries, a reel showing sports cinematography and camera operation in a live sports environment, post-production and editing proficiency, and able to execute scripted and unscripted content.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities
Collaborate with the Digital Content team to produce episodic features throughout the season
Arrange for lighting all sets for interviews
Handle green screen shoots
Informed on current trends for current and new technology that can help us acquire better images
Responsible for maintaining, building, organizing all video inventory
Travel to most games (home and away) and other team/player related events
Characteristics / Qualifications
5+ years as Cinematographer/Director of Photography highly preferred
Strong knowledge of the NBA / LA Clippers
Ability to shoot creatively in dynamic unplanned scenarios
Be extremely organized and able to shoot for multiple storylines simultaneously
Ability to build various camera rigs
Experience shooting off shoulder
Mastery of camera movement tools
Ability to execute a one-man-band shoots including lighting and audio
Experience with super 35/full frame sensors, shooting on camcorders, mirror-less cameras.
Demonstrated dedication with the ability to lead projects from origin through execution.
Ability to learn and flourish in a fast-growing, dynamic environment.
Effective interpersonal skills, both oral and written.
Self-starter and entrepreneurial spirit with hands-on approach towards business.
Job Type: Part-time
Salary: $1,550.00 to $1,600.00 /week
relevant: 5 years (Preferred)
Customer Service: 1 year (Preferred)
Cinematographer/Director of Photography: 5 years (Preferred)