Johnathan graduated from Brooks Institute in Ventura, California, with a BA in film. He is proficient with the Canon 5D & 7D, Panasonic HVX & HMC, Red Epic & One and Sony A7S cameras.
In addition to his ability as camera operator his other strengths include assisting on production development as an editor, location sound mixer, boom operator and post sound editing & mixing. Johnathan is also experienced with social media managing, archiving media files, and research. He is competent with Microsoft Office, Adobe Bridge, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Premiere Pro, Final Cut Pro, Avid Media Composer and Pro Tools.
Johnathan grew up in Zurich Switzerland and is fluent in both German and English. With his European roots and Californian background he is highly motivated, disciplined and reliable with managing deadlines. His peers say that he has an open, collaborative, and amicable communication style and that he can get along well with production colleagues. His natural leadership and genuine good nature make him an asset to any production he is working on.
"He knows what he wants and gets it done with a heart of gold!"
Carlos Sosa, Surfcore Fitness
"Johnathan and his team were extremely professional, hard working and brought outstanding results documenting our project."
Krislyn Komarov, Designer
"Johnathan was a great intern. He really took it upon himself to help out. It was a lot of fun to have him around."
Lisa Storc, Development Coordinator, Bandito Brothers
"With his Swiss background Johnathan was a great help with our German clients and a thoughtful person to work with."
Sol Tryon, Co-Founder and Partner, Mangu TV