Velvet Image Inc
Performed photography and photo editing while working with artist like John Legend, Black Eyed Peas, Lady Alma, Floetry, etc. Trilingual (Spanish/English/Portuguese). For TV show Inside Edition executed Color Correction, AV troubleshooting, Booking crews and feeds, Monitored live shots. Trained in Cinematography and
Direction of Photography. I hold great Customer service skill, Excellent managerial skills, Marketing promotions knowledge. Recipient of a Kodak motion picture award.
New York, NY March2008 " Present
• Edit runway segments for current fashion designers in HD format.
• Perform audio mixing, video editing and graphics.
• Show airs on local network NYCTV and international broadcasters.
• Edit segments on Avid platform.
• Participated in creating graphics package for new TV show Videofashion Daily, using After Effects.
“Choro Na Saldosa” a film by Laura Calhoun
New York, NY May 2008
• Cut a 3 minute teaser, 15 minute short and 52 minute documentary on “Chorhino”, a traditional music of Brazil. Group of well known musicians gather
On an island by the Amazon river for a day of music.
• Created all with Final Cut Studio.
CBS/ Kingworld Productions New York, NY January 2007 "March 2008
• Worked in Satellite feeds room for TV show Inside Edition.
• Responsible for digitizing and troubleshooting media for editors, booking feeds and/or crews for producers and story coordinators.
• Set up and controlled Live Shots for day of air with correspondents and producers.
• Took in feeds from different international affiliates into control room for the show.
• Responsible for color correction and AV troubleshooting.
• Converted different media formats to any other format (Mini DV, Dig Beta, Beta SX, XD, VHS, DVD, UMAT, etc.)
Shami Production Inc New York, NY July 2005 " January 2007
• Responsible for Video Editing of documentaries and instructional DVDs that were made for international commercial distribution.
• Synchronized audio in German, Spanish and English to video files.
• Authorized with DVD Studio Pro for finalization of the project.
• Maintained the product visually interesting with digital and motion graphics.
• Delivered trailer for each finalized project.
• Performed audio mixing.
PMC Graphics and Multimedia
New York, NY November 2003 - July 2004
Office Manager / Photographer
• Managed office, employees and clientele.
• Designated digital photographer, utilizing a Canon 10D camera.
• In charge of interviewing and hiring new employees for the company.
GA /NY July 2003 - October 2003
• Participated on a three month tour across the USA promoting a campaign for Nissan Altima
• Responsible for documentation of events and performance of several artists using photography and videography.
• Assisted in the production and promotion of events throughout eleven major cities.
Worked closely with several performance artists including Bridget Gray, Donnie, Poetic Soul, YahZarah, John Legend, Lady Alma, Floetry, Black Eyed Peas and 4th Avenue
Pratt Institute University
Major: Film and Video Productions
PC/Mac Literate, , MS Office, Premiere, Final Cut Studio (DVD Studio Pro, Soundtrack, Live type, Motion, FCP), Photoshop CS2, Avid Xpress Pro HD, Avid Adrenaline, Avid Newscutter, Avid Media Manager,
Submitted by Peggy Pardo on May 26, 2009
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