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1881 Maxfield Rd

Hartland, MI 48353

+1 248 704 9121

travis@travisjsmith.com

 

 

TRAVIS

SMITH

Hello

My name is Travis & I'm a Creative from Detroit. I specialize in photography and video production and have spent the past eight years helping major brands across the country tell their story. Be it marketing, brand awareness, charitable efforts, or any other activity that requires stunning visuals, I'm excited to help you to build and execute your vision.

 

recent projects

Bristol-Myers Squibb/SU2C

Race Across America Documentary

  • Worked with client to develop strategies for filming, field operations, and daily media delivery and storage
  • Developed and pitched story tone and overall message
  • During filming, directed daily operations including crew assignments, editing, and client communications
  • Worked as director of photography and camera operator

FlexDex Surgical

Launch Campaign

  • Worked with medical devices startup to develop media to help raise capital and market awareness leading up to product launch
  • Created initial treatment and worked with client to develop the creative brief
  • Acted as Director of Photography, setting up lighting and camera angles
  • Edited the final video using Adobe Premiere, After Effects (for wire removal), and SpeedGrade (for final color grade)

Fox Sports Detroit

Quarterly Fox Sports Girls Campaigns

  • Shot quarterly campaigns for Fox Sports Detroit’s “Fox Sports Girls”
  • Was responsible for studio and lighting setup and photography
  • Performed initial edit in Lightroom and delivered to client for final selection
  • Retouched final selected images in Photoshop

Education

Thunderbird School of Global Management

2005-2007  |  MBA Global Management

  • Studied global business strategy and marketing at #1 ranked school for International MBA
  • 4-month internship in Beijing working for a Orano Fund, a private equity company
  • Spent two months in Eastern Europe and Asia studying emerging markets and global business and sales

Technical EXPERTISE

Premiere

After Effects

Photoshop

Lightroom

Indesign

HTML/CSS

Fun Facts

14

Countries in which I've worked or studied

3.2

Languages I speak

12

Years of professional work experience

0

VW Buses I own

(so bummed

right now)

CLIENTS I'VE BEEN PLEASED TO WORK WITH ALONG THE WAY

"Captured and beautifully communicated the excitement of FlexDex Surgical.  Travis exceeded our wildest expectations and was a pleasure to work with."

-Greg, FlexDex Surgical

WANT TO SEE SOMETHING COOL?

Click here for my demo reel and portfolio.

TRAVIS SMITH

1881 Maxfield Rd

Hartland, MI 48353

+1 248 704 9121

travis@travisjsmith.com