Lockheed Martin Aerial Photographer / Videographer in Palmdale, California

In this assignment, the individual will be responsible for acting as aerial crewmember, capturing and editing assigned video and still photographic activities in support of the Combined Test Force. Post production may require determination of concept, theme, and budget based on client interface. Determine appropriate utilization of advanced editing techniques. Must have a detailed working knowledge of non-linear video editing equipment and working within a file based video environment. Experience with several types of professional video formats to include AVCHD, EX-Cam HD and RED R3D REDCODE. Must have experience with Canon 12+ megapixel professional still photographic equipment. Required to have an in-depth knowledge of camera applications, location lighting, and related audio equipment. The candidate will be required to provide a demo reel of video and still photographic professional work. Applicant needs to be creative, have good communication skills (written and oral), and work effectively with team members and customers. Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. This position will also require aerial documentation; both stills and video from high performance military aircraft. Passing a Class 2 medical exam will be required as condition of employment.

Basic Qualifications Experience with non-linear editing and working in a file based environment, Video ground documentation experience. Experience with Photoshop in a professional environment. Professional still photography experience. Experience with high definition formats. Professional experience MAC/PC required. Able to complete aerial photography at high speeds.

Desired skills Advanced video camera documentation, lighting and audio application skills. Advanced editing with Adobe Premiere. Documentation experience with high definition formats such as EX-Cam HD, AVCHD and RED R3D REDCODE. Advanced MAC/PC knowledge. Experience with After Effects, Photoshop, and video file conversions. Aerial photo/video skills a plus.

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Job Location(s): Palmdale California