Peter Bergeron

Freelance Photo Editor & Digital Artist

2009
Location:Savannah, Georgia, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/peterbergeron
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PETER T. BERGERON
12510 White Bluff Rd. #806 ? Savannah, GA 31419
912.655.9842 karniphys@comcast.net http://karniphys.deviantart.com/

CAREER-RELATED WORK EXPERIENCE

World Wide Camera ’02 – Present

Photo Lab Manager: Manage workflow in a perpetually changing daily schedule. Maintain and utilize multiple pieces of computer equipment, including PCs, scanners, and Epson 9800 inkjet printer; maintain and calibrate Noritsu photo developing/printing equipment. Develop film, make prints from film and digital files, perform photo touch-ups using Adobe Photoshop, and complete scan and print orders on a tight schedule. Design and print high-volume Christmas photo card orders during busy holiday season. Reproduce artwork for local artists on multiple print mediums, including paper and canvas, and mount prints on foam core. Assist with customer support and sales at front counter; answer and direct phone calls.

* Rapidly promoted to Lab Manager
* Successfully restored mildly to severely damaged photos, including a 12” x 24” group photo that had suffered severe tearing, and several photos that had sustained damage to images of subjects’ faces
* Assumed responsibilities of multiple employees when 2nd lab assistant quit
* Developed filing system based on due date to coordinate quick and successful on-time completion of daily orders
* Work with local photographers in preparing and printing images for gallery shows and/or submission to local and national contests.

Freelance: Martha Sanders’ Studio ’06 – Present

Web Designer: Collaborate with client in designing a web site to showcase her portrait paintings and attract additional clientele. Develop the site using HTML code, CSS, and Adobe Photoshop.

Freelance: Battle Royal MX by Cydnee Clark-Praxis ’03 – ‘04

Penciller & Inker: Developed character designs, and pencilled and inked a 24-page comic according to the specifications of the author.

OTHER WORK EXPERIENCE

Precision Mechanical Contractors, Inc. ’99 – ‘02

Assistant Controller (promoted to)

Assistant Service Manager

Shop N Save, Bedford ’94 – ‘99

Book Keeper/ Customer Service Associate
Assistant Manager, Video Department
Cashier/Service Clerk

EDUCATION

Armstrong Atlantic State University (part-time)______________________’08 – Present
Bachelors of Fine Art

Manchester High School West ’92 – ‘96

Received Diploma

PROFESSIONAL SKILLS

Design & Fine Art Skills
* Sequential Art
* Illustration
* Photo restoration
* Some web design (HTML)

Computer Skills
* Windows 7, Vista, XP

Proficient in:
* Adobe Photoshop CS4, CS-CS3, 7,6
* Corel Draw 8, X3
* Microsoft Office

Familiar with:
* Corel Photo-Paint 8
* Corel Painter
* Adobe Acrobat

Currently studying:
* Maya 8
* HTML
* CSS

Strong hardware knowledge, including:
* Processors, memory & upgrades
* Printers & scanners
* System setups & networking

Additional Qualifications
* Responsible, independent & adaptable
* Efficient multi-tasker, highly organized and accurate
* Work well under pressure; capable of meeting tight deadlines
* Strong interpersonal skills; interact well with all levels of clients & management
* Discretion in handling confidential materials
* Strong writing skills, both professional & creative

INTERESTS & ACTIVITIES

* Creator-owned/developed comic book: Solace Moon
* Learning new software
* Drawing & painting
* Creative writing & poetry
* Video games
* Collecting comics & video game memorabilia
Skills (2) Rating
Photo Editing
Digital Art