Adam Berland

Freelance Event Photographer & Videographer

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Location:Jackson Heights, New York, United States
Phone: 718-541-2359
Website: http://www.playitagainsams.tv
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/adamberland
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Adam J. Berland 76-12 35th Ave., Apt. 2E Jackson Heights, New York 11372 Home: (718) 478-6060 Mobile: (718) 541-2359
PRODUCTION EXPERIENCE
05/10- Present Camera Op./Tape Op./Video Assist/Stage Hand: New York Crew Power, Brooklyn, NY:
(Daily Hire) Setup and Operations of Audio, Video, Lighting and Staging equipment for live events:
• Columbia University Graduation 2010 & 2011
• Live Rock Concert at Boys and Girls Club
• New York Stock Exchange
• Pier 59 Studio at Chelsea Piers
• No Ordinary Family-Promotional at Military Park
• Capitalism with Al Gore at Columbia University
• Avon Cancer Walk at Pier 84
• Back to the Future-Premier on Blu-Ray at Gustavinos
• Citibank at Crowne Hotel, and Waldorf Astoria
• Simon Fashion Now at Westchester Mall

10/11-Present Video Tech/Shop Tech: Frost Productions, Inc, Maspeth, NY
Setup/Prepping and Maintaining Video Equipment for Special Events.
• Museum of Modern Art
• Museum of Natural History
• Waldorf Astoria
• 583 Park Avenue

03/11- Present Video Tech: Corporate AV Services, Elmsford, NY
Setup and Maintaining Video Equipment for Meetings and Special Events.
• Marriott Marquis Financial Center
• Avenue
• Park Avenue Towers
• Chelsea Piers Pier 61 Lighthouse
• Park Avenue Armory
• New York Athletic Club

10/05-Present Camera Op & Video Editor: Play It Again Sam’s Video, Queens, NY
Live Performances, Weddings, Plays, Trailers, Documentaries.
Non-Linear Editing, Plays, Trailers, Documentaries, Music Videos

09/09-02/11 A/V Tech: Dyventive, Inc. Trevose, PA
Setup and Maintaining Audio/Video Equipment for Meetings and Special Events:
• The Standard Hotel
• Metropolitan Pavilion
• Hilton Rye Town

9/08-02/11 Dubbing and Duplicating Operator: B Productions, New York, NY
(Seasonal) Operated the Dub Room as well as provided technical and clerical support during the seasonal fashion weeks.

INTERNSHIP EXPERIENCE:

11/08-06/09 Equipment Room Assistant/Utility: B Productions, New York, NY
Organizing and maintaining all video and audio equipment, and assembling equipment packages. Making delivers to production set, and dropping off equipment to rental houses.
On site set up lights, cameras, harness and audio equipment.

1/09-2/09 Video Editor: iConcept Media, Long Island City, NY
Liability of Video Editor- Putting together Runways, and Segments. Compressing Video for the web.

1/08-9/08 Dubbing and Duplicating: B Productions, New York, NY
Setting up players to records, designing labels for Beta tapes, VHS, and DVDs, organizing the library, adding new tapes to library, making compilations of DVD videos, making beta to DVD, Looping DVD to Non-looping DVD and Beta, HD Digital to Beta and DVD.

EDUCATION
2003-2008 LaGuardia Community College, Long Island City, NY
Major: Commercial Photography
2000 The Film/Video Arts Certificate in Digital Film Production Certificate
Digital Film Production Youth Camp
1994-2003 The Renaissance Charter School, Jackson Heights, NY
Received High School Diploma

ORGANIZATIONS

2011-Present Society Motion Picture Televisions Engineers: New York City Chapter
2008-Present Motion Picture Collective: New York City Chapter Final Cut Pro User Group

References and samples available upon request

VIDEO EQUIPMENT KNOWLEDGE
VCRs
¾- Sony VP-7000,
BETACAM SP:
BVW-70 NTSC/PAL, SONY UVW-1800 NTSC/PAL, SONY PVW 2800 NTSC,
HD-DVCPRO- Panasonic AJ-HD1400,
DVCAM: Sony DSR-11 NTSC, Mini-DV Panasonic AG-DV1000 NTSC
Panasonic AG-DV2000NTSC,
Pioneer PRV-LX1 Professional DVD Recorder

VIDEO CAMCORDERS
Sony DXC-D50, Canon XF305, Panasonic DVX100, Panasonic HVX900, Sony Mini-DV TRV-900, VX2000, Canon GL-1/GL-2, Hi8mm, S-VHS & VHS

PROJECTORS
Sanyo 7k, Canon, Christie

AUDIO EQUIPMENT
Microphones:
Shure Handheld, Samson 32 Channel Wireless & Sennheiser Shotgun M66,
Shure Wireless Block 22,
Mixer: FP24, FP33

LIGHTING
Arri 650s, 300s, 150s, Arri, Kino Flo, Lowell, Divas, Ellipsoidal

Post Applications
Photoshop, Final Cut Pro, Motion, DVD Studio Pro, Compressor, After Effects

Office Applications
Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point, Filemaker
Skills (2) Rating
Event Photography
Videography