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Babak A.

Washington, DC, USA

73 reviews

$800 - $1000 / Day

About

I am an American-Iranian citizen and a freelancer who lives in Washington D.C. Two times winner of NY Film Festival 2022 & 2023 as a Cinematographer/Videographer in making documentaries for VOA. 20 years of experience in production and live broadcast and has worked with many News Networks like VOA, BBC, Al-Jazeera, Volant Media/Iran International TV, Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty, Fox News, OWN, The Hill and many more. Skills: Director of Photography, Cinematography, Videography, Video Editing, Live News and Event Director, Technical Director, Switcher, Line Producer, Producer, Gaffer, Grips, Audio Technician, LED Wall Operator. I have traveled the broad to cover many events such as World Cup 2014 in Brazil, Mobile World Congress in Spain-Barcelona, P5+1 Iran Nuke program in Austria-Vienna, War in Afghanistan and Iraq.

Top Services

Video Editor - News
55 reviews
News Shooter / Video Journalist
42 reviews
Video Editor - Documentary
3 reviews

Clients

Top Reviews

  • December • 2021

    Very professional

    Aurea at VOA Persian Service
  • September • 2023

    very professional!

    Aurea at VOA Persian Service
  • November • 2021

    Very Professional

    Aurea at VOA Persian Service

Top Projects

Equipment

Camera

  • Action Camera
  • Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 6K Pro
  • Drone Camera
  • DSLR Camera
  • Sony FX6

Audio

  • Audio Recorder
  • Directional Microphone
  • Lavalier Microphone
  • Wireless Microphone
  • XLR Microphone

Miscellaneous

  • Dolly
  • External Recorder
  • Gimbal
  • Shoulder Rig
  • Slider
  • Stabilizer

Lighting

  • LED Lights
  • Tungsten Lighting Kit

Lenses

  • Fisheye
  • Macro
  • Prime
  • Standard Zoom
  • Super Telephoto
  • Telephoto
  • Wide

Editing

  • Adobe After Effects
  • Adobe Lightroom
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Apple Final Cut Pro
  • Avid Media Composer
  • DaVinci Resolve

All Services

Production Support

  • News Shooter / Video Journalist
  • Documentary DP
  • Commercial DP
  • Corporate Videographer
  • Line Producer / On-Location
  • Field Producer
  • TV News Producer
  • Production Assistant
  • Editorial Photographer / Photojournalist
  • Event Photographer
  • Landscape Photographer
  • Portrait Photographer
  • Mobile Journalist / Livestreamer
  • HD Live Operator
  • Full-Service Live Production
  • Gaffer

Post Production

  • Post-Production Manager
  • Video Editor - News
  • Video Editor - Commercial
  • Video Editor - Documentary
  • Motion Graphics Designer
  • Sound Mixer

Miscellaneous

  • Production Company
  • Senior Producer / Project Manager
  • Creative Director