Afolabi Kolawole

Freelance Videographer & Video Producer

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Location:Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Phone: 6474063092
Website: http://www.beaconmultimedia.com
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/afolabikolawole
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AFOLABI KOLAWOLE
11 KNIGHTSBRIDGE, BRAMPTON ON.L6T3X4 CAN.
TEL: 647.406.3092, 905.230.3821
EMAIL: afolabi.kolawole@yahoo.ca

CAREER OBJECTIVE : A position as a Videographer

HIGHLIGHTS OF QUALIFICATIONS :
Extensive previous experience with videography of musicals and Tv programmes.
Strong ability to operate DV,HDV Cameras and digital video equipment.
Extremely proficient with non-linear and computerized video editing systems, including Videonics digital edit controller, digital video mixer, and title generator.
Wide knowledge of Final Cut Pro, iMovie and Mac operating system.
Deep knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite
Thourough Knowledge of Lighting, 3d animation, mood music and set production
Evening and Saturday availability.
Dynamic team-player, strong ability to work independently, professional, and loyal to the company.
Proven high abilities to be an efficient, multi-tasking, dependable & reliable worker.
Excellent writing and oral skills, observant, keen on details, goal oriented
Business Reporting and analysis.

EDUCATION
Chick-fil-A Leadercast: Certificate Of Professional Leadership Development 2011
Mississauga

Lead light Technologies: Business Intel and Data Warehousing 2011
Mississauga

The Brick: The Brick Way of Selling 2011
Brampton, ON

Royal Media Academy: Media Production 2010
Abuja, Lagos

Yaba College of Technology: Diploma Mass Communication 2005
Jibowu, Yaba, Lagos

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
Amet tv Show 2011 Brampton, CA
Freelance Video editor
Responsibilities included: Receiving a brief, and sometimes an outline of footage or a shot list, assembling all raw footage with the camera shots digitally in the computer, inputting uncut rushes and sound, synchronizing and storing them into files on computer.
Also responsible for: Digitally cutting the files in order to determine the sequence of a film, commercial or programme and determining what parts are usable, creating a 'rough cut' of the programme/film and determining the exact cutting for the next and final stages and re-ordering and tweaking the content in order to ensure the logical sequencing and smooth running of the video then converting it to suitable media format for airing or presentation.

The Brick Canada Sales Consultant 2011 Brampton, CA
Sales and Customer Service
Merchandised Furniture, Mattresses and Home Appliances
Check inventory availability and schedule delivery dates for furniture and mattresses
Assumed complete responsibilities for sales, marketing and public relations
Followed up referrals and leads, established new customer contacts
Explained specifications and promote new products offers to customers.

Powerlook Menswear Sales Representative 2010 Brampton, CA
Sales and Customer Service
Assisted customers in making informed purchasing decisions
Check inventory availability and schedule delivery dates for suits
Assumed complete responsibilities for sales, marketing and public relations
Followed up referrals and leads, established new customer contacts
Explained specifications of suits and promote new products offers to customers.


Christian Television Network Asst Video Editor/ Marketing Exectutive 2010 Gwarimpa, Abuja, Lagos.
• Edited Christian TV Shows and Promos for airing on CTN cable TV
• Marketing of CTN Programmes
• Assisted in Office Administration and Communications

Kelina Medical Center System Administrator/Accounts Officer 2009-2010 Gwarimpa, Abuja, Lagos.
• Maintained over all intranet and internet systems within the hospital.
• Monitored and maintained computer system usage and performance
• Integrated new register functions
• Managed payroll, scheduling, reports, email, inventory, and maintained clientele book and records

Queens Productions Production Assistant/ Researcher 2007 Maryland, Lagos

Worked with all arms of the production team to produce “New Dawn With Funmi” live recording on NTA network.
Support the production teams by providing assistance during the pre and the post production stages
Coordinate activities between different members of production house namely, director, producer, artist, script writers, technicians, costumes and set designers, advertisers etc
Ensure the activities of the production teams run on schedule
Recruit personnel for undertaking different production activities
Ensure all production team members are aware of the rehearsals schedules
Maintain expenditure accounts and submit weekly and monthly records to the head accountant
Note down the different items required by production staff members. Ensure availability of the items as per the requirements



SOFTWARES
Mac & PC Platforms
DV and HDV camera systems
Microsoft Office Suit
Adobe CS3 and CS4 and CS5-After Effetcts, Premier Pro,Photoshop,Media Encoder
Final Cut Pro, Pinnacle and Ulead Video Studio
QuickBooks Pro 2010
IBM Cognos, Microsoft Microstrategy

Reference:
Amet tv show
project manager:Remi awojide
remi.awojide@afromediacomm.ca
14163571360

Employer:The Brick
GSM: Francis Vivieros
Address: 188 Clarence Street, Brampton, l6w1t4.
Phone#: 9054543100.

Employer: Powerlook Menswear
Supervisor: Solomon Aregbe
Phone: 14165183080
solomonaregbe@hotmail.com

Online Portfolio:
These are the samples of promos I have done for amet tv on facebook-

http://www.facebook.com/video/video.php?v=10150231480533203
http://www.facebook.com/video/video.php?v=10150209822943146

Youtube
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CMCPI2g91DY
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WBae_wwToL0
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Videography
Video Production