I was responsible for supporting the Director in handling all photo shoot and video productions from concept and pre-production through post-production and the sourcing of all talent, photographers, illustrators, and hair, makeup, and Special FX.
I supported the Director in implementing policies and procedures including generating legal contracts for all talent, photographers, directors and illustrators. This entails securing all contracts, copyrights, usage rights for photography/video and model/talent selections and music clearances. !
! Thomas P. Sturtevant San Diego • CA • 92129
! Contact •------------ • ------------ Experience
Asst. Director - Micon Films
The Robbins-Madanes Center for Strategic Intervention [2010-2012]
Breakthrough with Tony Robbins: NBC Reality Series 2010, 6 episodes)
Video/Audio Editor using Final Cut Pro. Handled Intros, reaction shots and many interviews. Worked in a 5 man team, coordination of delivery dates, segment orders, formats, codecs and compression was paramount in this system.
!Prime Time Media Group [2006-2009]
Video Editor/ 2-D Animation/3-D motion graphics, Graphic Designer.
Edit Audio/Video for broadcast Television/Radio using Protools and Final Cut Pro.
Also, Newspaper, Direct Mail, Outdoor (billboards), Online, Website and email campaigns, I was involved in these features of this Ad Agency.
------------- (Video/Audio Editor, After Effects Editor, Producer, Casting Director, Location Scout, Asst. Director, Green screen/lighting/teleprompter tech.)
Tom Jones Photography/Ritz Photo/Max Photo - Mission Valley [1999-2004]
3 photography stores - Asst. Photographer and Developer
2 in Maine (Tom Jones Photography/Ritz Photo), 1 in San Diego (Max Photo - Mission Valley) Examined digital images or photographic prints to determine coloring, shading, accenting, and other changes required for retouching.
Adjusting apertures, shutter speeds, and camera focus based on a combination of factors such as lighting, field depth.
Prepare prints for shipping by collating, making presentation binders and final shipping.
The Art Institute of California - San Diego [2003-2006]
Bachelors of Science in Advertising
Vice President of The Ad Club- San Diego ------------
Commercial Art (An emphasis on Video/Audio Editing/Graphic Design/Advertising/Marketing theory) Advanced Photoshop, Illustrator and Advertising Design. Art and the Law, Copyright infringement law, and handling any graphic design rules and regulations according to the law and adhering to corporate’s brand identity.
!The Maine College of Art [1999-2003]
Major: New Media
New Media (Video/audio editing and high end photography effects were emphasized)
Video, film and television post production.
- Adobe Creative Suite CC includes:
- Adobe Premiere CC
- Photoshop CC
- Bridge CC
- Illustrator CC
- SpeedGrade CC this is everything I need for video, photography, graphic design, and color
- Apple Final Cut Studio 7-X
- Zakswerks 3-D Animator
Fine Art (Design technique, conceptual art)
Mac and PC competent
- Protools: The Industry standard digital workstation for recording and editing music production for
TV, Film, Video, Print, Advertising