FishingBooker is the world’s largest online marketplace that specializes in connecting avid anglers with charter captains worldwide. FishingBooker operates in 108 different countries offering thousands of charters for customers to choose from every day. Initially founded in 2013 as a modest startup, today FishingBooker has become an international company that currently counts more than 85 people in 11 different departments. We’ve built our business from scratch, with determination and a clear vision as our building blocks. Our passion is to make unforgettable fishing experiences available worldwide and to have something interesting to offer every angler on the planet - beginner and expert alike.
About the job
We are currently looking to expand our network of freelancers that will help us cover various locations in our key markets across the United States. As a Contract Outdoor Videographer, you will be responsible for filming compelling and exciting raw video footage of our charter-boat captains affiliated with FishingBooker that will be used to produce 90-second promotional videos by our in-house editing staff. Qualifying candidates will have a fresh perspective on shooting video while maintaining high quality adhering to all existing FishingBooker guidelines and standards and will have a high-quality sample reel of their work. As such, you will take direction from our project coordinator and department head regarding the scope of the production. Candidates are required to travel to clients' places of business to shoot short video interview content and b-roll as needed and are expected to work independently while managing their own time.
About the Video team
We are a tightly-knit 5 person team with various creative backgrounds ranging from videography, copy-editing to marketing and business development. As a team that focuses on bringing value through various cross-team initiatives, we work on providing fresh creative and strategic direction on genuinely new experiences, as well as deep technical expertise on implementation. As such, we work at the intersection of video storytelling, company brand and marketing in order to provide the ultimate experience to FishingBooker’s partners and customers alike.
Experience with recording outdoor audio and video footage
Possession of own Full HD or a 4K video camera
Possession of own relevant audio equipment
Ability to quickly and efficiently set up shots and camera settings (shoots usually last between 45 - 60 minutes in total)
Knowledge of setting up and lighting interviews using natural light
Ability to capture clean and steady footage
Firm understanding of shot composition and usage of creative angles
Previous experience with interviewing clients and "talking-head" style video productions
A sample reel or portfolio to show audio/video capture quality
Willingness to travel from your home location and provide your own transportation
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