resume

Software

Adobe CS3 & CS4

Adobe Photoshop

Adobe Bridge

Adobe Lightroom

Adobe Indesign

Adobe Illustrator

Adobe Premiere

Adobe Dreamweaver

Avid Final Cut Pro

 

video editing:

-non-linear

-linear

 

Equipment

View Camera:

-film back

-digital back

 

Medium format camera

canon digital slr

canon film slr

digital infrared slr

video experience

 

film background

Develop & load:

-Black & white film

-Color Film

-Transparency film

 

Darkroom Experience

Black&white wet lab

color wet lab

Awards

 
SMITHSONIAN.COM, EDITOR'S PICK OF THE WEEK, SMITHSONIAN MAGAZINE 7TH ANNUAL PHOTO CONTEST December 7, 2009
APA AWARDS 2009 NATIONAL PHOTO COMPETITION. MERIT, STUDENT CATEGORY 2009
CARTERET COUNTY ARTS COUNCIL. EXCELLENCE IN PHOTOGRAPHY AWARD. Morehead City, NC
2008

Education

 
THE ART INSTITUTE OF WASHINGTON, BFA Photographic Imaging.
Deans List, Presidents List.
Photography Club
Alpha Chi
Arlington, VA
September 2010
CARTERET COMMUNITY COLLEGE
Numerous Photographic Imaging and General Education Courses. 3.953 GPA.
Outstanding academic achievement recognized by "Who's Who Among Students In Junior Colleges."
National English Honors Society, Sigma Kappa Delta.
President's List 4 semesters, 1 semester Dean's List
Photography Club
Student Government Representative, Member of Executive Board.
Morehead City, NC
2006-2008

MARINE CORPS INSTITUTE

Numerous leadership and management courses, USMC distance learning professional courses, completed with 92% average.

United States Marine Corps
2004-2005

DEFENSE INFORMATION SCHOOL, Marine Corps Certification.

Video Production and Documentation Course.
Qualified AVID Final Cut Pro non-linear editor.
Conducted on street interviews with the Baltimore Aquarium, USS George Washington, various military members, and local Fire Department personal.
Produced a public service announcement regarding annual POW/MIA commemoration.
Fort Meade, MD
2004
CUMBERLAND VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL, High School Diploma. Mechanicsburg,PA
2003

Experience

 

MOUNT ST MARY'S UNIVERSITY, Event Photographer.

Photographed veteran's walkway dedication ceremony.

Emmitsburg, VA
June 2010

ARTHRITIS FOUNDATION, Official Volunteer Event Photographer.

Photographed "Let's Move Together" D.C. and Virginia Arthritis Walk and event at The National Mall in Washington D.C.

Washington, D.C.
May 2010

OH BABY PHOTOGRAPHY, Photographic Internship.

Photographic internship with Liz Vance, Oh Baby Photography. Gaining hands on experience with business procedures, software, client relationships and interactions, and studio/ studio lighting experience specific to portrait photography.

Arlington, VA
2010

SUMMER STUDIO, Assistant Instructor.

Assisted instructor with lesson plans, supply requests, instruction of students, and safety of students; for a one week workshop for high school seniors graduating the following year, exploring a career in photography.

Students learned how to capture, process, and print digital imagery; along with the learning the basics of photography and the function light has within the process.

Arlington, VA
June 2009 & June 2010

INAUGURAL BALL 2009, Photographer's Assistant.

Assisted with on location studio portraiture at the Presidential Inaugural Ball for Barack Obama.

Washington, D.C.
January 2009

BREAKWATER STUDENT NEWSPAPER, Editor In Chief.

Responsible for managing staff, fulfilling deadlines, dictating stories, photographing events, executive and members of the community, edited stories and photographs, and laid out final publications.

Assisted Public Affairs Officer for Carteret Community College with school media productions.
Morehead City,NC
2007-2008
HAVELOCK YOUTH SOCCER ASSOCIATION, Volunteer Soccer Coach.
Coached teams with ages ranging from 4-10.
Documented one soccer season for U-10 boy's team, posed & action photographs.
Havelock, NC
2007-2008

UNITED STATES MARINE CORPS, Military Videographer.

Interviewed, Produced, Shot, and Edited documentaries on The USS George Washington, The Baltimore Aquarium, and The Fort Meade Fire Department.

Scripted, Produced, Shot, and Edited a public service announcement for POW/MIA organization.

Assisted in the organization of service members and media personal for military interviews used for World War II national memorial dedication service in Washington, D.C.

Assisted in organization, award presentation, seating and security, and guest preparations for DINFOS, for the annual combined military service media, press. public relations, and public affairs awards ceremony.

Fort Meade, MD
2004-2005
FREELANCE PHOTOGRAPHER
 
HISTORY CHANNEL'S "MAIL CALL," MILITARY PHOTOGRAPHER.

Part of a four man team that photographed the Young Marines organization charity event, hosted by the History Channel featuring "Mail Call's" R. Lee Ermey. Photos published in Young Marines Magazine.
Maryland
2004
WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER

Photographed weddings both small and large in size, in various areas and settings.
Various Areas
2004-2008
PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHER.

Photographed, edited, and printed images. Subject's ages ranged from babies, children, to adults, and elderly.

 

PRODUCTION ASSISTANT

Assistant for maternity and newborn photographer.

 
FREELANCE GRAPHIC DESIGNER  
Photographed, and designed business cards and materials for a guitar instructor.
Carlisle, PA
2009
Photographed, designed and laid-out a brochure for the River of Life Church's Deployed Military Support Group.
Jacksonville, NC
2008
Participated in the organization, advertising, and publicity for a campus wide creative writing and arts competition.
Morehead City, NC
2008