Derek Abbott

Freelance Video Editor & Graphic Designer

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Location:B M Goldwater A F Range, Arizona, United States
Website: http://www.abbottdm.com/
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/derekabbott
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QUALIFICATIONS
Strong background in video editing, DVD authoring and graphics creative.
Proficient in graphic design, storyboarding, writing, and cinematography.
Experience in directing both live shows and pre-recorded videos.
Knowledge in computer construction, troubleshooting, hardware installation.

SKILLS
Apple: Leopard OS, Final Cut, DVD Studio, Soundtrack, Live Type
Adobe: After Effects, Photoshop, Premiere, Dreamweaver, Media Encoder
Sony: Vegas, Sound Forge, DVD Architect, SD/HD Cameras
Microsoft: Office, Windows OS, Vista OS
Linux: Ubuntu OS, Ubuntu Studio OS, Cinelerra, OpenOffice
Other: 3D Studio Max, Panasonic SD/HD/Studio Cameras, Ion Light Boards.

EXPERIENCE
Macbeth: Realization of a Vision. BYU-Idaho
February 2010
Director, Editor, Cinematographer, Graphics, Writer, Producer

Latter-day Profiles. BYU-TV
April 2009-Present
Director, Editor, Graphics, Camera Operator

I-News. I~Comm Student Media
Summer 2008-Winter 2009
Director, Technical Director, Editor, Reporter, Camera Operator

WORK
Worker. Amazon Fulfillment Via Adecco.
November 2010-May 2011
Pick and ship items with use of forklift, slam-line, ranpack, and scanner.

Production Manager. I~Comm Student Media
July 2009-September 2010
Produce and oversee video productions. Instruct students on equipment.

EDUCATION
Brigham Young University-Idaho. 525 S. Center St., Rexburg, ID 83460
Bachelor of Arts in Communications
July 2010
Minor in Theatre Arts

ACHIEVEMENTS
Finalist-Best Documentary. CBI National Student Production Awards
October 2010

Newel K. Whitney Distinguished Award. BYU-Idaho
July 2010

Best Picture. Westwood Film Festival 2010
March 2010

Best Editor. Westwood Film Festival 2010
March 2010

1st Place. BYU-I AAF Storyboard Contest
August 2008
Skills (2) Rating
Video Editing
Graphic Design