Digital Media
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Location: Chicago, Illinois, USA
School: Illinois Institute of Art
Major: Digital Film and Video Production

Digital Media

PETER J. PAVLAKIS
4911 W. DEVON AVE. CHICAGO, ILLINOIS 60646 |------------ | ------------

PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY:
Dedicated and meticulous Videographer / Editor with an eye for detail and an excellent record of employer satisfaction. I have comprehensive experience with all aspects of video production and post-production. Proven ability to handle a variety of simultaneous projects and work under high pressure deadlines.

EDUCATION:
The Illinois Institute of Art - Chicago, IL, BFA in Digital Film and Video

SKILLS:
• Proficient in After Effects, Premiere Pro, Final Cut, Photoshop, and Illustrator.
• Shooting with DSLR and HD Cameras including Canon, Panasonic Nikon, and Sony.
• Experience shooting B-Roll, testimonial, and documentary style footage.
• Studio and location sound and lighting.
• Experience as a cameraman in live sports events.

INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS:
• B2 Fighting Series, Colosseum Combat 51 o Camera 1
• Refuge, 2010, Directed by David Schmudde o Production Assistant
• Ai 24-hour film contest 2010, second place award
• FAME 2009, The Perfect Lie, screening
• Ai 24-hour film contest 2008, participant





WORK EXPERIENCE:
B2 Fighting | ------------ Nov. 2019 – Present
• Cameraman
o I work as a live cameraman for MMA fighting events. I have worked the camera that is perched on the octagon ring as well as the mobile floor camera catching footage for the live feeds. I also set up and tear down camera and audio equipment.

CBC Marketing | 999 Oakmont Plaza Dr., Westmont, IL Feb. 2015 – Dec 2019
• Filmmaker/ Editor o Worked on the production of corporate videos for various retail and automotive companies. This involved production (camera operation with Canon 7D, green screen, and live documentary style filming), and postproduction involving editing with Premier Pro and After Effects.

CBC Marketing | 999 Oakmont Plaza Dr., Westmont, IL Oct. 2013 – Feb 2015
• Freelance Filmmaker/ Editor o Worked on the production of corporate videos for various retail and automotive companies. This involved production (camera operation with Canon 7D, green screen, and live documentary style filming), and postproduction involving editing with Premier Pro and After Effects.

Your Neighborhood Network | 1 N. State Street, Chicago, Il Oct. 2012 – Nov 2013
• Editor/ Video Tech o Select and edit content for a digital advertising firm including video and photos, create ads, and update events and news feeds on a weekly basis using Premiere Pro and After Effects.
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