Matt Doane → Born in OKC, 1984
Studied Motion Graphics and Broadcast Design at SCAD
End of The Spear / Beyond the Gates / Miss HIV
online editor, colorist, vfx artist, title designer, and assistant camera
LA + DC
freelance post-production artist
Agent → www.createdbyagent.com
Research. Find Inspiration → Keep it around you.
Try to imitate good work, but don't copy. Put your own twist on it.
Have a plan.
But be open to happy accidents.
Edit as you shoot.
The more you capture, the more you have to edit.
Tell a story.
Beginning – Middle – End. Work backwards.
Learn new skills.
People will pay you for it.
Do a lot of work. Share it.
Put yourself on a deadline.
Be a generalist.
Good work ≠ perfect.
It's a business.
Invoicing, contracts, and making a living.