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    Craig D.

    Chicago, IL, USA

    $750 - $1000 / Day

    Top Services

    • News Shooter / Video Journalist
    • Documentary DP
    • Video Editor - News

    About Craig D.

    Craig Duff is an Emmy award-winning video journalist and documentary filmmaker and a professor of journalism at Northwestern University's Medill School. Prior to joining the faculty at Medill, he was the director of multimedia and chief video journalist for TIME, where he oversaw video and other multimedia projects for the magazine’s digital platforms and TIME.com. In 2009, Craig and his team at TIME won an EMMY award for new approaches in news and documentary programming. Craig was on the original team of video journalists at the New York Times, where he had previously produced a number of documentary television projects. He began his career at CNN, where he rose the ranks to become an executive producer of a newsmagazine team, the Sr. Producer of the environment unit and a director and producer of several documentary and long-form projects. He continues to produce stories for major news organizations including the New York Times and MSNBC.com.

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    Kerri P.

    Chicago, IL, USA

    $400 - $600 / Day

    Top Services

    • News Shooter / Video Journalist
    • Documentary DP
    • Video Editor - News

    About Kerri P.

    I am a freelance video journalist based in Chicago. I shoot, produce, and edit as a one-woman-band. My experience spans from shooting in-studio with multi-cam set-ups, to in the field as a video reporter. My work has been featured on CNN, MSNBC, and The Weather Channel, among many others. My passion for journalism and filmmaking has also led me to pursue original short documentaries in Brazil, Singapore, and Chicago. Complex, nuanced stories of people keep me alive and creative. I aspire to use multimedia storytelling to engage people, inspire change, and disrupt normalcy.

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    Erik L.

    Chicago, IL, USA

    $1200 - $2000 / Day

    Top Services

    • Documentary DP
    • News Shooter / Video Journalist
    • Fixer

    About Erik L.

    DP / Producer based out of Chicago, IL, available for travel. Alexa Mini, Sony FX9, Mavic Pro 2 (FAA certified), 3 Sony Lav Mics, 1 Sennheiser Shotgun, Slider, Tripod, Full Range of Canon Lenses etc. Vaccinated against Covid-19 Regular Clients Include: New York Times, VICE News, Al Jazeera Fault Lines, CNN ERIK LJUNG is a 2-time Emmy Award winning freelance Producer and Director of Photography currently based in the midwest. His debut feature length documentary The Blood is at the Doorstep had its world premiere at the 2017 SXSW Film Festival where it earned a critics pick from The Hollywood Reporter. Most recently he is a series DP for Al Jazeera’s “Fault Lines”, and was a DP on BET’s “Disrupt & Dismantle” w/ Soledad O’Brien . His other work includes Director of Photography duties on Netflix’s Making a Murderer pt. 2, shooting and producing content for the New York Times, VICE News, Travel Channel, PBS Frontline and CNN. In 2016 he won a midwest Emmy for his work on public television's Wisconsin Foodie. As a Director of Photography, he has worked with some of the world's largest brands and ad agencies to produce commercial content, including a Cannes Titanium Lion winning campaign for Boost Mobile. He is a former Nohl Fellow, a three-time Brico Forward Fund recipient for his documentary work, and a 2020 Finalist for the Creative Capital grant for his multi-disciplinary visual artwork. Erik is currently available for freelance assignments domestically and internationally.

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    Matt D.

    Warsaw, Poland

    $600 - $1000 / Day

    Top Services

    • News Shooter / Video Journalist
    • Documentary DP
    • Reporter / Journalist

    About Matt D.

    ** I live on the move and regularly work in different countries! ** Fall 2022 // Montenegro~Serbia December 2022 // Poland~Germany January 2023 // Chicago, US February 2023 // Vietnam~SE Asia * My schedule is generally flexible and I can adapt to your needs! ----- Int'l Film and TV director with over 15yrs of high-end production experience. BA in Film Production / Directing Fiction from Columbia College in Chicago, US. I have worked extensively in Central and North America and Germany and for nearly 10 years I was based in Vietnam, working all across Asia, even once in North Korea. My past clients include BBC, NBC, CNN, Insider Inc, Channel NewsAsia, TRT, VTV and other media networks. I've done work for Ericsson, PwC, CARE Int'l and the UN. I've worked on productions such as "The Dark Knight", "Prison Break" and the 2019 Hollywood reboot of "Charlie's Angels". I've also shot 3 of my own feature films and numerous shorts. My own film work has won awards at int'l film festivals and online has reached viewership in the millions. Links: * Web Site and Portfolio: www.EtheriumSky.com * Professional Profile (CV): www.EtheriumSky.com/md-profile * IMDB: https://www.imdb.com/name/nm2119228/ * FB: www.facebook.com/EtheriumSky * YT: https://www.youtube.com/EtheriumSky ----- Please note that since SH introduced new freelancer fees, I've been forced to increase my project fees on the platform. I appreciate your understanding.

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    Truth &.

    Chicago, IL 60607, USA

    $400 - $1000 / Day

    Top Services

    • Documentary DP
    • Sound Mixer
    • Video Editor - News

    About Truth &.

    We are a production company serving non-profits, artists, journalism outlets and documentary filmmakers, based in Chicago.

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    Patrick W.

    Chicago, IL 60607, USA

    $600 - $1200 / Day

    Top Services

    • Commercial DP
    • Production Company
    • Documentary DP

    About Patrick W.

    I am the co-owner of a Chicago creative services and production company called Digital Hydra. We specialize in engaging visuals and cinematic content for commercials, music videos, and feature films. Past and current clients include Facebook, McDonald's, Nike, HBO, Chicago Cubs, Chicago Bulls, Chicago Blackhawks, Ulta, Travelocity, and more.

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    Esau M.

    Chicago, IL 60607, USA

    $500 - $750 / Day

    Top Services

    • Documentary DP
    • Production Company
    • News Shooter / Video Journalist

    About Esau M.

    Esaú Meléndez emigrated from Mexico City, where he spent most of his childhood, and presently lives in Chicago with his family. He has been involved in film and TV production for the past 10 years, working as a director, producer, cameraman and editor. He studied film & video at Columbia College in Chicago and, soon after, began working with the Spanish Broadcast Network, Telemundo and WYCC, a Chicago PBS affiliate. He was also select for a Fellowship at Kartemquim Diverse Voice of Docs program. Esaú directed the award winning short films “El Solo in a New City” and “Escucha!”. He also directed and produced various commercials and music videos with his production company, Clandestino Films Inc. His passion has always been to tell stories regarding social issues that affect the community. The award winning documentary “Immigrant Nation!: The Battle for the Dream” is Esaú’s first feature film and will be featured nationally on PBS during Hispanic Heritage Month. He recently produced, wrote and edited a series of short documentaries for another Chicago PBS station WTTW. “Pilsen: My Neighborhood” illustrates the stories of people who live in Pilsen and make a positive impact in their community.

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    Chad S.

    Chicago, IL 60607, USA

    $5000 - $50000 / Day

    Top Services

    • Documentary DP
    • Production Company
    • Video Editor - News

    About Chad S.

    Our clients call us ‘mind readers’, but there are no fortune tellers here, just a passionate group of award-winning filmmakers, at your service. We are exceptional listeners who excel in capturing genuine moments and real emotion – we pull a little more truth and heart out of each camera angle, sound bite, and editorial decision, to tell engaging stories about your brand, product, or experience that create lasting impressions on your audience. And working with us is easy! We’re ready to talk about what Original Six Media can do for you.

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    Jose R.

    Chicago, IL 60607, USA

    $450 - $1000 / Day

    Top Services

    • News Shooter / Video Journalist
    • Documentary DP
    • Video Editor - News

    About Jose R.

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    Nathan D.

    Chicago, IL, USA

    $2450 - $10000 / Day

    Top Services

    • Documentary DP
    • News Shooter / Video Journalist
    • Production Company

    About Nathan D.

    Over 24 years of video production experience. Creative communications professional with extensive knowledge of current and emerging trends in media technology and distribution. Expert on High Definition acquisition and dissemination over multiple broadcast and social media platforms. Professional experience with crisis management, news story development, storytelling-based video production, social media production, commercial production, live streaming, and live broadcast. Accomplished television news photojournalist with multiple regional and national awards. Work seen globally on various cable and regional networks. Specialties: Video Production; Producing/Directing; HD Videography (RED, ARRI Alexa Mini, DSLR); Video editing: Premiere Pro; Visual storytelling; Marketing/Public Relations; Live webcasting (single and multi-camera); Technical Directing; Photojournalism; Field Producer; Television news, sports, and events; Writing news stories; Pitching news stories; and Television broadcasting

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    Rudy S.

    Chicago, IL, USA

    $200 - $2000 / Day

    Top Services

    • Documentary DP
    • News Shooter / Video Journalist
    • Video Editor - Commercial

    About Rudy S.

    I’ve always been obsessed with creating through instruments, computers, and cameras. I’m equally comfortable working a specific role, or pioneering a full production. I have completed projects working as a director, dp, editor, and motion graphics artist. I look forward to bringing my passion to your story.

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    Adja G.

    Minneapolis, MN, USA

    $800 - $1200 / Day

    Top Services

    • News Shooter / Video Journalist
    • Documentary DP

    About Adja G.

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    Ann S.

    Chicago, IL, USA

    $300 - $8000 / Day

    Top Services

    • News Shooter / Video Journalist
    • Editorial Photographer / Photojournalist
    • Documentary DP

    About Ann S.

    Hello, こんにちは, bonjour, hola, muraho, សួស្តី, habari, سلام, përshëndetje. My name is Ann (she/her/hers).  Big picture? Freelance multimedia storyteller meets global human rights advocate. Project tools? A camera and phone, pen and paper, keyboard and mouse, voice and action. Final outcome? Connecting the dots of this world. I'm a chameleon storyteller, but I primarily work in fields ranging from human rights, cross-cultural communication, humanitarian efforts, education, food and travel. You can take a look at my website for more information: https://annmisakisinger.com

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    Jeremy H.

    Chicago, IL, USA

    $650 - $1200 / Day

    Top Services

    • Documentary DP
    • News Shooter / Video Journalist
    • Commercial DP

    About Jeremy H.

    With experience as both a photographer and videographer and an editor, Jeremy Handrup has been working in the freelance industry in Chicago over the last 7 years. He has recently graduated from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago with an MFA and is currently co-directing an upcoming documentary feature "Detention" concerning the US asylum policies.

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    Sam P.

    Chicago, IL, USA

    $500 - $1500 / Day

    Top Services

    • News Shooter / Video Journalist
    • Documentary DP
    • Corporate Videographer

    About Sam P.

    Sam is all about the process and going behind the scenes. Sam immerses himself in creating commercial and documentary projects, sleek edits, on-set photography while exploring new methods of presenting visuals. After graduating from Tribeca Flashpoint College with a focus in post-production, Sam has produced and edited for major companies while creating content of his own. He views creativity as a way of operating and strives to share something new with every project.

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    Mitchell W.

    Chicago, IL, USA

    $750 - $2000 / Day

    Top Services

    • Documentary DP
    • Commercial DP
    • News Shooter / Video Journalist

    About Mitchell W.

    Mitchell Wenkus is a Chicago-based Camera Operator / Documentary Filmmaker / FAA Licensed Drone Pilot.

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    Charles F.

    Chicago, IL, USA

    $500 - $2000 / Day

    Top Services

    • Documentary DP
    • Commercial DP
    • Reporter / Journalist

    About Charles F.

    Thatch Films is a full service boutique production company specializing in documentary, commercial, corporate and film projects. We are a full service company offering pre-production, production, post-production, multimedia and animation services. We work with agencies and direct clients around the world to tell stories that explore our common humanity, our capacity for joy, and our search for meaning. We work with clients from conception to delivery and are dedicated to open communication and a holistic artistic approach. * Hiring During COVID-19: We are skilled in practicing and maintaining safe production practices during the COVID-19 pandemic.*

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    Folio F.

    Chicago, IL, USA

    $1500 - $3000 / Day

    Top Services

    • Documentary DP

    About Folio F.

    Folio Films is a full service production company located in Chicago, IL. Happy to travel in the Midwest and the East Coast.

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    Alex S.

    Chicago, IL, USA

    $900 - $1500 / Day

    Top Services

    • Documentary DP
    • News Shooter / Video Journalist
    • Corporate Videographer

    About Alex S.

    I'm an independent dp and camera operator from Chicago who is curious about the world and the people around me. I approach each project with honesty and collaboration in hopes of creating quality work that moves others.

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    Bob M.

    Chicago, IL, USA

    $600 - $800 / Day

    Top Services

    • Field Producer
    • Documentary DP
    • Production Company

    About Bob M.

    Bob Maraist is a show runner, producer, & director, who has had the good fortune to work on provocative and entertaining non-fiction projects. His collaborations run the gamut of documentary and reality, while rooted in authenticity and character driven stories.

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