Media Arts Assistant

Japanese American National Museum, FT

Los Angeles, California

Responsible for the production of the media products of the Frank H. Watase Media Arts Center. Bachelor’s degree in Communication, Media Arts, Film, Video Production or Photography preferred.  Minimum 3 years of film/video production experience. Prior non-profit or museum experience. Flexible schedule desired, requires weekends and some evening hours. AV experience (mix boards, projectors, microphones) a plus. Knowledge of Japanese American History and culture. Experience with Apple Macintosh systems and software (Final Cut Pro, AfterEffects/Motion, Photoshop, Compressor) and MS Word and Excel. Knowledge of file formats and codecs for a variety of display devices. Knowledge of color correction and sound mixing. Knowledge of lighting, audio recording, digital cameras (Sony FS7, Canon 5D, Panasonic AG130), camera supports (stabilizers, sliders, etc.). Requires occasional offsite travel (car and valid CA driver license with proof of insurance).

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