To catalyze the Kenyan tech community’s growth.

JOBS

Freelance video shooter1

  • Company: YoungWorldInventors.com
  • Deadline: Monday 1st August 2011
  • Location: Nairobi
Job Description

YoungWorldInventors.com is an international web video series and platform in the making about high and low tech innovators -- "insider stories" about teams inventing prosperity in a digitally connected world. It’s an independent project led by Diane Hendrix, who recently partnered with Media Focus on Africa and Ideas Africa in Nairobi and at AITI/MIT, USA.  See videos at youngworldinventors.com and AITI.mit.edu. We seek freelance video shooters who can periodically follow stories when our innovators move into action, and we seek a lasting relationship with a strong shooter/producer. 

 

Necessary skills/equipment:

  • documentary expertise with an artful eye for lighting and composition
  • relaxed, insightful interviewer who puts subjects at ease
  • HD camera (like SonyHDV1080) and lavalier, shotgun microphone
  • means to upload video for remote editing

Beneficial skills

  • still photographer
  • editing skill with FCP
  • technology smarts
  • social media expertise (FB, twitter)

How to apply

Please send a production resume and a cover letter (reasons for your interest, links to work, two references and daily rate) with complete contact information (website, email, skype, phone) to Hendrixproductions@gmail.com. We are grateful for your time and interest. DEADLINE:  August 1, 2011 (DH leaves for USA)