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James C.

Paris, France

2 reviews

$400 - $1000 / Day

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About James

I am a video journalist/documentary DP based in Paris, France. Previously, I was a staff video journalist for The Washington Post for four years based in California. I have a master's degree in journalism, with an emphasis in documentary production, from the UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism. I have shot for Vice, The National Film Board of Canada, The New York Times, A&E, The PBS NewsHour, The Wall Street Journal, The Associated Press and several independent documentaries.

Top Reviews

  • March 2019

    Jason came through last minute and he did an excellent job. The interview was well shot and the sound was professionally recorded. It was a delight to work with him.

    - Nina from AJPlus

Top Services

  • News Shooter / Video Journalist

    2 reviews
  • Documentary DP

    1 review
  • Video Editor - News

Top Projects

  • Can a Silicon Valley start-up transform education?

    • Documentary DP
    • Video Editor - News

    This is a piece I shot and edited for the PBS Newshour Weekend about the Alt School in San Francisco.

  • Demo Reel 2023

    • Documentary DP
    • News Shooter / Video Journalist

    My recent DP demo reel.

  • [Urgent] Videographer Needed in Oakland, CA (9/27)

    • Documentary DP
    • News Shooter / Video Journalist

    Produced for G/O Media on Storyhunter

    October 2016

  • PBS Newshour Seattle Police Reform Story

    • News Shooter / Video Journalist
    • Video Editor - News
  • The Race to Replace Your Keyboard

    • News Shooter / Video Journalist

    Short doc for the Wall Street Journal



  • 4K video camera


  • Wireless lavalier mic
  • Shotgun mic

All Services

Production Support

  • Field Producer
  • TV News Producer
  • Documentary DP
  • News Shooter / Video Journalist
  • Reporter / Journalist


  • Video Editor - News

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