Danielle Glynn

Location New York
Bio

Editor and DP at Refinery29

Videographer Director Film Editor
Projects
6 Projects

Work History

Freelance Director / Videographer / Editor
Self Self-employed
Jan 2012 – Present
New York, NY
Directing, principal filming and editing of short film projects as well as acting as a 1st Assistant Director. Planning out shoots and filming for Kickstarter campaigns. Filming and color correcting small for hire projects. Experience directing children and working with small - very large crews. I have worked with companies as well as many independent NYC filmmakers. Mainly editing footage on Final Cut Pro X, Adobe Premiere, Adobe After Effects and DaVinci Resolve Lite. Mainly filming on a Black Magic Pocket Cinema Camera with experience using Canon 5D Mark III and film cameras.
Freelance Videographer and Editor
Time Out Group plc Freelance
Mar 2019 – Present
Greater New York City Area
I came on to help Time Out New York film new and trending restaurants/food spots around NYC, such as Sushi by Bou, Murray's Mac and Cheese Bar and The Rookery. As well as helping to edit the new Time Out Miami Market food booth promos for social. Using Canon DLSR's with Macro and Wide Angle Zoom lenses, I shoot the user experience one should anticipate at each eatery. Afterward, I edit 60-second spots using Premiere and animating text graphics in After Effects. I have also come on to edit many promotional 60-second spots for the new Time Out Market in Miami.
Freelance Video Editor
Tinder Freelance
Sep 2019 – Oct 2019
Greater New York City Area
Editing Tinder user reaction videos for the company's YouTube channel.
Freelance Junior Editor
Velem, LLC Freelance
Jun 2019 – Aug 2019
Greater New York City Area
Hired to edit for a new Shiseido skincare campaign. I reviewed campaign decks and created assembly edits with mock graphics and visuals in Premiere that were later screened for the client. Upon receiving rounds of feedback, I adjusted my edits accordingly to help create content that best showcased Shiseido’s products to their targeted audiences.
Freelance Assistant Editor
The FRONT Freelance
May 2019
Greater New York City Area
Hired to help assist on finishing preparations for a National Geographic web series and a Spotify series. In Premiere I would prep final cuts for color and audio by creating reference exports, collapsing timelines, relinking raw footage for 7 different camera types, interpreting footage, removing effects, organizing audio, and creating EDLs, XMLs and AAFs. I also consolidated projects and used a shuttle to file transfer all elements to various color and sound houses.
Freelance Video Editor
Amazon Studios Freelance
Feb 2019 – Apr 2019
Greater New York City Area
Tasked with assisting Amazon Live’s in-house editor by cutting a full 30 minute, long-form comedic game show for Amazon’s live site. Working in Adobe Premiere and showcasing my skills of pace and timing, I cut down 6 hours of multicam footage to create 3 separate game episodes that ran 10 minutes each. I created AAF files for a Premiere to Avid workflow that the in-house editor could use to finalize the edit. Recently edited man on the street promotional content for the new show "Hanna".
Freelance Director, Coordinator, DP, Editor, Colorist
X-Girl Japan Freelance
Feb 2019
Brooklyn, NY
Pre-produced and coordinated X-Girl’s s/s 2019 Lookbook Promo Video and worked with a Japanese team. By Brain storming shooting locations, researching film techniques and editing styles, I translated my ideas into directing / filming the models. I edited and color graded the short form Lookbook video with copyright free music in Adobe Premiere & Davinci Resolve while using Sapphire FX plugins to create unique visual effects. The video was displayed in X-Girl’s flagship Tokyo store.
Freelance Assistant Colorist
CRSHD (Dir. Emily Cohn) Freelance
Jul 2018 – Feb 2019
Greater New York City Area
I worked with up and coming director Emily Cohn to organize and create a workflow within Davinci Resolve Studio for her feature-length film “CRSHD”. I imported Adobe Premiere XML timelines and media into Davinci and did a base color grade on over 1,000 shots that included heavy motion tracking, in-camera lighting effects, VFX, different cameras, color profiles, weather inconsistencies, varying skin tones, speed ramps, and different frame rates. With each reel, I conformed and corrected XML translation mistakes to deliver colored reels that were frame by frame consistent with the picture locked film. This film will premiere at the Tribeca Film festival in spring 2019.
Freelance Editor
Always Summer (Dir. Alexa Eve) Freelance
Jul 2018 – Jan 2019
Greater New York City Area
Brought on to edit Director Alexa Eve’s Columbia graduate short film, I media managed and organized all footage and audio. I ingested the 2K Canon C300 footage (MXF files) into Prelude to transcode them into ProRes 4444 through Media Encoder. Once I brought everything into Premiere, I then created a proxy workflow to help speed up the editing process. I organized and labeled all footage and audio I was to use and create selects, rough cuts and then the fine cut. I prepped timelines by Color and Sound guidelines by onlining the footage and cleaning up audio respectively. When I received color and sound back, I assembled the footage and all audio mixes to complete the final cut of the film.
Freelance Video Editor
Animoto Freelance
Nov 2018 – Dec 2018
Greater New York City Area
I was brought in to help with the brand redesign of the video creating application Animoto offers by editing marketing “how to use” and “specific use videos” for the site. Working with the director and animator, we brainstormed and translated the visual look and feel of the company’s rebranding into 6 videos showcasing the multiple uses of Animoto’s tool. I pulled hundreds of stock videos and music and customized each video to meet the needs of the consumer, the director and the key players overseeing the project. I meticulously organized all assets used and versioned each video for site, social and phone watchability.
Junior Video Editor
Refinery29, Inc. Full-time
Oct 2016 – Oct 2018
Greater New York City Area
Edited short-form promotional tapes and sizzle reels for Refinery29 that created a strong visual message through the timing of edits and empowering music to help perfect sales pitches with internal stakeholders, strategy meetings, and aid various award submissions. I helped Refinery29 win a bronze Clio award for Best in Beauty: Social Good by editing an emotionally driven submission tape for Short Cuts x #Cancerland. Working for 3 weeks each year with my team, we successfully conceptualized, edited and brought to life Refinery29’s Newfronts presentation shown to hundreds of industry insiders by skillfully creating fun, fast and thought-provoking series reels for current and new Refinery content. I was also a DP in the in-house studio. I could manage multiple projects with tight deadlines. I built sets & lighting set up, and filmed content for their social media channels on Canon C300’s and Sony Fs7’s.
Freelance Colorist
Dérive (Dir. Margot Roussel)
Jul 2018
Greater New York City Area
I helped create a specific look and aesthetic through color grading in Davinci Resolve for Margot’s short film. We worked together to find the best tone of the film by pulling images for inspiration and testing out each look. The film had in camera lighting effects that I played up through accentuating the color in each character vignette.
Freelance Videographer
New York Botanical Garden
Jul 2016 – Sep 2016
Greater New York City Area
Came into NYGB with the aim of fixing and organizing previous years worth of footage, projects, and equipment. • Created the time-lapse blooming of the Corpse Flower that received 100,000+ YouTube views. • Documented aspects and volunteers of the Family Garden where the edited footage then served to help the NYBG’s Edible Academy Kickstarter that was successfully funded at $25,000 • Filmed and edited internal Science program related content for upcoming conferences
Multimedia Producer
Flo & Frank
Nov 2015 – Jun 2016
Greater New York City Area
I create online video and editorial content that focuses on busy and successful women. During weekly team meetings, I bring original and curated ideas to the table for possible publishing. I use Adobe After Effects CC, Premiere Pro CC, Photoshop CC, Illustrator CC and Media Encoder to create these informational text & picture videos. I am also the primary in-house shooter. I reserve equipment, plan lighting set-ups, record audio and operate on Canon 5d Mark III. I use DaVinci Resolve Lite for any color correction.
Art Department Production Assistant
Assassins Productions LLC
Aug 2015 – Nov 2015
Warwick, RI
Taking on light graphics work for files, images, posters, etc through Photoshop and Illustrator that will be shown in the film, "The Purge 3". Running errands to buy supplies, pickup prints for set designs, deliver items to set. Updating and maintaining office calendars, Dropbox folders, scripts and director's plans.
Office Assistant
Rhode Island School of Design
Aug 2011 – May 2015
Providence, Rhode Island Area
Filing, data entry, answering phone calls, answering student, faculty, staff and parent's questions.
Equipment Checkout
Rhode Island School of Design
Mar 2014 – Jan 2015
Checking out film equipment to students. Troubleshooting digital, film and sound equipment. Cleaning equipment.
Art Department Intern
November Criminals Productions LLC.
Mar 2015 – Apr 2015
Warwick, Rhode Island
Creating graphics for props to be shown in the film and doing some set decoration. Obtaining clearance to show images in film "November Criminals".
Production Assistant
Payees Entertainment
Dec 2014
Providence, Rhode Island Area
Additional Production Assistant for one day on the film, "Bleed For This." Ran a lockup on the Dunkin Donuts center with over 300 extras.
Production Assistant
Perdido Productions Inc
Jul 2014 – Aug 2014
Providence, Rhode Island Area
Interned on Woody Allen's film "Irrational Man"?. Worked closely with first team (the actors). Being aware of the actors whereabouts and ETA's and relaying info to the 1st Assistant Director and Director. Going on food runs for cast and crew. Running lockups for 8-16 hour long days.
Production Assistant
Cast & Crew Entertainment Services
Jul 2014
Greater Boston Area
I was an additional Production Assistant for one day on the film "Black Mass".
Creative Intern
Duffy & Shanley
Jun 2013 – Aug 2013
Providence, Rhode Island Area
Attending brainstorming meetings for printed Advertising Mockups. Researching images and content to use in mockups. Creating pitches and logos for possible use.

Education

Bachelor's Degree
Rhode Island School of Design
2011 – 2015

Skills