John D. Lofton IV has over 10 years experience writing, producing, directing and editing professional video productions for TV & Internet. He graduated from Full Sail University with a degree in Science of Film and Video Production in 2004.
In 2005 he worked as a 2nd AD, and Art Director, on an independent film in Kansas for several months. Afterwards; he moved back to Maryland in 2005 and briefly worked retail selling high-end DSLRs and still-cameras, while working on personal creative projects.
From 2006 – 2012 he worked as Associate Producer / Producer at RaffertyWeiss Media in Silver Spring, MD. During his time there he worked with big name clients such as Lockheed Martin, Clark Construction, United Way, American Red Cross, CFC, Capital One, DOD, FannieMae, First Potmac Realty Trust, Iron Bow Technologies, NIH and Sprint.
From 2012 – 2015 John worked in the cutting-edge streaming video industry as a Systems Specialist | Quality Control Professional for Verizon Digital Media Services. He worked on projects for ABC, Disney, Viacom, & Redbox.
After a successful career at VDMS, John decided to focus full-time on LoftonFilms.