Richard Klopfenstein

Post-production engineer

BuzzFeed Motion Pictures

Resume here. Portfolio below.

The Try Guys kick off their cross-country Dirty Tour trilogy in California.

  • Branded content for Amazon Prime Video's The Grand Tour Season 2.
  • Shot on 25 cameras: RED EPIC, C300 Mark 2, DJI Mavic, GoPro, iPhone
  • VFX in Element3D
  • Color grade in DaVinci Resolve

Worth It tests who can make the perfect sandwich. They visit 3 locations and try 3 different price points to determine if cost means quality.

  • Shot in Nashville, Japan and LA
  • Shot on 15 cameras: Canon C300 MKII, Canon 5D Mark IV, Canon C100
  • Edit, color, and sound in Premiere

President Obama and his anger translator Luther celebrate their election victory.

  • 3 versions were filmed to anticipate different outcomes: victory, defeat, and too close to call.
  • These needed to be prepped for distribution the night of the election, under a very tight timeline.
  • This content was HIGHLY confidential & time-sensitive, so execution needed to be perfect and without leaks.

Millions of Americans came together and put Noses On for a good cause.

  • Branded content for Walgreens and Red Nose Day.
  • Stop motion capture via Dragonframe
  • Additional VFX in After Effects

BuzzFeed Sizzle 2017

  • Compilation of BuzzFeed clips and history for sales partners.
  • Highlights BuzzFeed as a leader in digital trends and creativity.

Viacom Digital Colorist Reel 2014

  • Compilation of Viacom's in-house color grades from 2014.
  • Grades done in DaVinci Resolve.