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Victor C.

McAllen, TX, USA11 reviews

$450 - $1500 / Day

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Top Services

  • News Shooter / Video Journalist

    10 reviews
  • Production Company

    1 review
  • Video Editor - News

Equipment

Video

  • Full HD video camera
  • 4K video camera
  • DSLR or equivalent
  • Multiple cameras

Audio

  • Wireless lavalier mic
  • Shotgun mic

Miscellaneous

  • Lighting kit

About Victor

Víctor Castillo is a bilingual news reporter, specialized in the U.S.-México border, covering stories on immigration, border security, human trafficking, human smuggling, drug trafficking, politics, economy and news happening along the southern border He was recently featured on Border Wars by National Geographic. He's done work for Univision, MundoFOX, Televisa, Telemundo, FOX, CBS, CNN, PBS and Voice of America. The United Nations Office against Drugs and Crime, invited Castillo to Colombia to speak about human trafficking and illicit trade of undocumented immigrants along the Texas-Mexico border. Victor Castillo is a Texas Associated Press Broadcasters award-winner and recently honored with the 2014 Alfred I. DuPont-Columbia University Award for Excellence in Broadcast Journalism for his contribution with interviews for PBS Frontline documentary “Rape in the Fields” and the Spanish version for Univision “Aquí y Ahora” documentary “Violación de un Sueño”

Top Projects

  • Entering a migrant shelter in Reynosa, Mexico

    • News Shooter / Video Journalist

    I crossed the border into Mexico and entered a migrant shelter in Reynosa to do a live shot and interview several migrants (Venezuela, Cuba, Central America, etc) and report living conditions

  • Detention Centers and Migrant Stories

    • News Shooter / Video Journalist
    Happs

    Produced for Happs on Storyhunter

    June 2019

  • VOA SPANISH / MCALLEN REPORTS SEPTEMBER

    • News Shooter / Video Journalist
    VOA Latin America

    Produced for VOA Latin America on Storyhunter

    October 2022

  • VOA Spanish -- McAllen Tx Reports

    • News Shooter / Video Journalist
    VOA Latin America

    Produced for VOA Latin America on Storyhunter

    August 2022

  • "In Mexico, Threats are close to home"

    • News Shooter / Video Journalist
    Voice of America - English

    Produced for Voice of America - English on Storyhunter

    November 2021

All Services

Pre-Production

  • Fixer
  • Production Company
  • Translator

Production Support

  • Editorial Photographer / Photojournalist
  • Event Photographer
  • Field Producer
  • TV News Producer
  • On-Air Reporter / Host
  • Corporate Videographer
  • Documentary DP
  • Mobile Journalist / Livestreamer
  • News Shooter / Video Journalist
  • Reporter / Journalist

Post-Production

  • Video Editor - Commercial
  • Video Editor - Documentary
  • Video Editor - News

Victor's Clients

  • Happs
  • VOA Latin America
  • Voice of America - English

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