I AM ONE OF THE
OPERATORS

I AM ONE OF THE
ENGINEERS

I AM ONE OF THE
TECHNICIANS

I AM ONE OF THE
DESIGNERS

I AM ONE OF THE
DEVELOPERS

I AM ONE OF THE
PRODUCERS

I AM ONE OF THE
EDITORS

I AM ONE OF THE
DIRECTORS

I AM ONE OF THE
VIDEOGRAPHERS

I AM ONE OF THE
SYSADMINS

I AM ONE OF THE
CREW

I AM ONE OF THE
CREATIVES

I AM ONE OF THE
PROGRAMMERS

I AM ONE OF THE
INTEGRATORS

This is me operating a service at Hillsong Melbourne East.

About Me

Hi, I'm Oliver Herrmann.

I do a lot of different things involving media technology, most of my specialisation is regarding live video production but I also have experience with large multichannel audio systems, media hardware design and development, non-media technology, and much, much more.

Skills

These are some of my more developed areas which I feel most comfortable with, but I am always looking to stretch my comfort and grow to new things.

  • Vision Switcher Op/Config
  • Playout Systems
  • Networking
  • Systems Orchestration

Software,
Hardware,
and Protocols

I regularly use the following systems and am well versed in the operation and configuration of them

  • Ross Carbonite
  • Ross NK
  • Dante
  • Riedel Artist
  • Bitfocus Companion
  • NodeJS
  • Resolume
  • QLab

Work

Hilsong Church Melbourne

Video Technician and Operator • 2013 - Present

Highly involved in the management and operation of the video systems at the Melbourne East campus.

  • Configuration of Ross video systems
  • Integration of Bitfocus Companion across the system
  • Service operation in Director, TD, Producer and Tech capabilities
  • Consuting of systems designs and implementations

A Midnight Visit Melbourne

Systems Design, Implementation, Operation, and ASM • July 2019 - Present

I designed and implemented a highly complex large scale audio system for the AMV Melbourne season consisting of

  • 96 independent channels of simultaneous playback running 96 speakers throughout the space
  • Several physically triggered audio tracks
  • Several video projection surfaces
  • Automated microphone activations
  • Continuous stable operation for months with minimal issues

As well as audio and video I also implemented the lighting design throughout the space and played part as an ASM for several weeks.

Marriner Group

FLoor LX & Crew • Febuary 2019 - Present

I've worked on many shows at Melbourne's big theatres with Marriner

Oaklands Productions

AV Operator • May 2018 - August 2019

  • Design and implementation of vision systems for large music and corporate events at MCA and The Atlantic
  • Design and implementation of office IT infrustructure upgrades
  • Maintanance of video resources
  • Design of integrated video flypacks

Creations

Here are a few of my favorite works.

A Midnight Visit

Christmas Spec 2018

I designed, programmed and operated the dual redundant QLab setup that ran video content, 8 channel audio, and timecode for the duration of the season.

Shared Tables Gala 2018

I implemented and operated the full video system including IMAG, QLab, VTR, and acted as the systems tech

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