Michael Collins

Photography, Design, Filmmaking & Animation

Storytelling through the mixed and wonderful ways of photography, film and animation to create unique multimedia designs for the web, presentations and live events!

  • Michael Collins
  • September 20, 1985
  • Chiswick, London UK
  • mike@urbantheoryfilms.co.uk
  • +44 7807 122 161
  • http://mike.urbantheoryfilms.co.uk

Employment

  • Technical Director2008-Present

    Urban Theory Films

    Creative shot composition on set and post production effects to all of Urban Theory Film's and affiliates work. Live event planning and camera operator for music events. After Effects & Flash animation for the company and their clients.

  • Quality Control Assessment & Encode Operator2010-Present

    Discovery Communications

    Assessing the broadcast suitability for the Discovery Channel's new programmes in line with Ofcom regulations and in house standards.

  • Assistant Art Director2009 - 2011

    Rapport Group Marketing

    Implementing the designs into animations to be used for cutting edge presentations and pitches to potential clients.

Education

  • Kingston University2004-2008

    Live Arts / Drama

    Here I learnt a lot of the important use of multimedia in storytelling, as well as the craft of storytelling itself. I've directed, produced and written performances that involved heavy use of integrated multimedia - animation, sound, lighting and visual effects.

Graphics and media skills

  • Flash

  • Premiere Pro

  • After Effects

  • Photoshop

  • Indesign

Contact info

  • Chiswick, London UK

  • Email: mike@urbantheoryfilms.co.uk
  • Phone: +44 7807 122 161
  • Website: http://mike.urbantheoryfilms.co.uk

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