Don Platon's work as a television cameraman has aired on virtually very major network in the world. He now works as a Producer, Cinematographer and Editor, samples of his recent work are shown in the video playlist below. Technically competent in studio and on location his productions garnered seven Telly Awards, one Communicator Award, one CASE Gold Award and two CASE Silver Awards.
Don covered Capital Hill and the White House during the Reagan, Bush and Clinton administrations, worked at the affiliate where America's Most Wanted was developed and covered North and South America for ITN's Washington, D.C. bureau.
He worked as a Compressionist, interactive DVD Authorist and Line Producer for many special edition DVD's. This work inspired his research into developing optimized workflows for content distribution and content marketing for the online space.
As a Project Manager he is experienced in project scheduling and control, budgeting, and supervision. He has provided workflow analysis and has performed hands-on testing, commissioning, and training for production and post-production systems.
Today all content is interactive, social media channels with views in the billions are the new networks. Ultimately broadcast video content is just another data type. Isn't it time to integrate broadcasting and the Internet?
website & content by Don Platon Ⓒ 2015