Karen Wink

Freelance Journalistic Photographer & Journalistic Videographer

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Location:Westlake, Louisiana, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/karenwink
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Multimedia Photojournalist                                  (June 2008 to Present)
Provide full time coverage of general and spot news, sports and feature assignments; create original content for website and Sunday paper features including video, audio slideshows to accompany news, feature and enterprise stories; write feature and enterprise stories; edit photos and video; created and assist with social media including Twitter and Facebook

Photographer/Photographer’s Assistant (freelance) (December 2007 to present)
Editorial, event, and photojournalism assignments, Client list includes Associated Press, CNN, Woodmen of the World, The Times of Southwest Louisiana, etc…
Photographer                                                                                      (1982-1988)
The Ouachita Citizen                                                               West Monroe, Louisiana
General news, sports and feature photographer for Bi-weekly newspaper

Achievements
Louisiana-Mississippi Associated Press Managing Editors 2010 Contest
Feature Writing, “Home grown,” Third Place
Sports Feature Photo, First Place
Feature Photo, First and Second Place
Multipicture, Second Place
Best Online Package, First Place

Louisiana-Mississippi Associated Press Managing Editors 2009 Contest
Spot News Photo, First Place
General News Photo, Third Place
Sports Feature Photo, Third Place

Louisiana Press Association 2009 Contest
Best Breaking News Photo, First Place
Best Multimedia Element, First Place
Best Breaking News Photo, Third Place
Best Photo Package, Honorable Mention

National Press Photographers Association, Region 8, November 2009 Clip Contest
Spot News Photo, First Place
Louisiana-Mississippi Associated Press Managing Editors 2008 Contest
Sports Action Photo, First Place
Multi-picture, First Place
Feature Photo, Third Place
Louisiana Sports Writers Association 2008 Contest
Prep/Amateur Sports Photography, Third Place

Relevant Skills
Film and digital photography
Photo editing: Adobe Photoshop, Lightroom, Aperture
Multimedia Slide Show Presentations: Sound Slides, Lightroom
Audio editing software: Garageband, Audacity
Web: Wordpress, Basic HTML, Joomla
Video editing: Final Cut, Microsoft Movie Maker