RANA M. MARTIN
729 N. E. 3rd Street
Gainesville, FL 32601
(352) 336-9897
E-mail: ranam@ufl.edu

EDUCATION


RELEVANT SKILLS

  • Non-linear and Linear VIDEO Editing: edit* 5.0/D-Vision (with Inscriber CG and Boris FX), DVCPro, Digital Beat, Beta-SP, SVHS, ", 1" formats
  • Non-linear and Linear AUDIO Editing: Cool Edit Pro, Sound Forge
  • Digital Video Camera Operation: Sony, Canon, and Panasonic
  • Studio and Jib Camera Operation: Fujinon S18X6
  • Grass Valley Group 200 Video Switcher (2 M/E's)
  • Word, Excel, Power Point and Internet Browsers


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

FRONTLINE | Boston, Massachusetts

  • Professionl Internship, Summer 2000

  • Post-production assistant for weekly PBS Public Affairs documentary series. Offices at WGBH Public Broadcasting.

WUFT-TV | Gainesville, FL

  • Producer, July 1999 - January 2000

  • Produce, write and edit promotional spots for air; Direct production crew in post-production of national PBS spots; PBS station with signal coverage reaching 22 counties in North Central Florida
  • Director, June 1998 - May 2000

  • Director, Technical Director, and Production Assistant for two daily newscasts, remote broadcasts for ESPN, Fox Sports Net and the Sunshine Network, as well as four WUFT in-house productions; Other duties include: Graphics, Audio, Floor Directing, and Camera Operation

WLUF-LP | Gainesville, FL

  • Programming Manager, May 1999 - August 1999
  • Traffic Manager, September 1998 - May 1999
  • Director - INSIDE UF, January 1999 - August 1999

FREELANCE EMPLOYMENT

  • ESPN, January 2000 - Present
  • Jefferson Pilot Sports, September 1998 - Present
  • Paladin Productions - GATOR VISION, September 1998 - Present

TEACHING POSITIONS

  • Electronic Field Production - LAB INSTRUCTOR, January 2000- Present
  • Fundamentals of Production - LAB INSTRUCTOR, September 1999 - December1999

PROJECTS AND AWARDS

  • Master's Thesis in progress: Living in the Museum
  • Capoeira is Life: An American Perspective on the Brazilian Martial Arts (producer, director, editor)
  • The Harlem Renaissance (writer, producer, editor)
  • Welcome to Paradise (director, editor)
  • Krishna Korner (director, editor)
  • WUFT-TV Production Student of the Year, 1999-2000
  • WUFT-TV Most Valuable Player, Spring 1999

(References and Work Samples Available)