Douglas Witt

Freelance Photo Editor & Photographer

1340
Location:Wakefield, Massachusetts, United States
Phone: 3392933215
Website: http://www.dmarkuswitt.com
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/douglaswitt
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Kudos
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$25
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Douglas M. Witt
711 Main Street
Wakefield, MA 01880
Phone: 339-293-3215
Email: www.dmarkuswitt.com "mailto:Doug@dmarkuswitt.com" Doug@dmarkuswitt.com

OBJECTIVE: To obtain a position in a positive, energetic atmosphere that utilizes my graphic design and/or photography and/or Photoshop skills and experience.

QUALIFICATIONS: Adobe CS3 (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Lightroom, Bridge)
Quark Xpress
Di-Sublimation Printing
Macromedia Dreamweaver & Macromedia Flash
Microsoft Office Suite (Publisher, PowerPoint, Word, Excel) & Microsoft Outlook
MAC & PC Operating Platforms


EDUCATION: CENTER for DIGITAL IMAGING ARTS at BOSTON UNIVERSITY (CDIA), Waltham, MA
Photography

GIBBS COLLEGE, Boston, MA
Graphic Design/Associates of Applied Science

CAPE COD COMMUNITY COLLEGE, Hyannis, MA
Graphic Design


EXPERIENCE:
Jan ‘09- current Co/owner, Photographer, production artist Focal Impulse, MA
Responsibilities Included:
Photographing, lighting, developing, photo retouching, marketing

Jan ‘09- current Owner Photographer, production artist D. Markus Witt, MA
Responsibilities Included:
Photographing, lighting, developing, photo retouching, marketing?
July ‘10- Jan. ‘11 Digital Imaging Contractor Rue La La, Boston, MA
Responsibilities Included:
Rendering & Retouching High-End Designer Brand Clothing & Accessories for Use on a Prominent E-Commerce Website, Maintained Quality While Working in a Fast-Paced, Deadline-Driven, High-Volume Environment
July ‘06- Nov. ‘06 Production Associate STAPLES, Hyannis, MA
Responsibilities Included:
Pre-press layout and formatting
Wide format color printing, mounting & laminating
Printer equipment maintenance & troubleshooting
Client management
Software used: MS Publisher, MS Word, ImageReady

July ‘06- Sept. ‘06 Graphic Designer/Intern BENCHMARKING PARTNERS, Boston, MA
Responsibilities Included:
Design layouts for brochures used in marketing presentations
Develop graphics, logos, and brand identities for marketing brochures
Advise on copyediting for brochures and related print collateral
Maintain company website
Software used: Photoshop, Illustrator, Quark Xpress, Dreamweaver, MS Word

Sept. ‘03- Aug. ‘04 Assistant Graphic Designer TENDERCARD, INC., Falmouth, MA
Responsibilities Include:
Design layouts and graphics for retail gift cards
Create various print collateral for marketing materials
Di-sublimation print process including mounting, cutting, etc.
Wide format production Software used: Photoshop, Illustrator

Jan. '95- July 00' Tactical Aircraft Maintenance Active Duty, USAF
Honorable discharge

Sept. ‘90- Sept. ‘94 Animation & Cartooning Apprenticeship under JOHN SULLIVAN, Barnstable, MA

Honors and Awards:

ARCHITECTURAL PHOTOGRAPHY:
Print Publications: NERJ, Sept. 2009

Online Publications:
www.fp3boston.com
www.hotelmarlowe.com
www.walthamwatchfactory.com

FOOD PHOTOGRAPHY:
www.bluemoonwakefield.com

FASHION & BOUDOIR PHOTOGRAPHY:
www.focalimpulse.com
www.fauxbo.com

Douglas M. Witt
711 Main Street
Wakefield, MA 01880
Phone: 508-439-2469
Email: doug@dmarkuswitt.com

OTHER EMPLOYMENT:
Nov. ‘06- Present Warehouse Specialist RCN METRO OPITICAL NETWORKS, Marlborough MA
Responsibilities Include:
Managing high value fiber optic equipment warehouse
Developing and maintaining organizational system of inventory
Coordinate shipping/receiving and delivery of time-sensitive materials
Client management
Software Used: MS Word, Excel, Oracle, Citrix

Sept. ‘04-Aug. ‘06 Warehouse Technician AIR PURCHASES, Quincy MA
Responsibilities Include:
Manage inventory
Facilitate shipping/receiving and delivery
Client management

MILITARY EXPERIENCE:
Jan. ‘95- April ‘00 Tactical Aircraft Maintainer UNITED STATES AIR FORCE
Responsibilities Include:
Inspections: Pre-flight, post-flight, specialized and phased for F-16 Jet Fighter
General maintenance: Launch & Recovery
Overseeing and assisting: All specialized systems work, and in all major maintenance
Supervision and rating two assistants

Portfolio and references available upon request.

Douglas M. Witt
711 Main Street
Wakefield, MA 01880
Phone: 508-439-2469
Email: doug@dmarkuswitt.com

PROFESSIONAL REFERENCES:

John Campbell Practice Manger BENCHMARKING PARTNERS
617-679-7510 (O)

Mike Petrone Art Director TENDERCARD, INC.
800-383-8280 (O)

Mike Sullivan, Owner MIKRONIX COMPUTER CO.
508-862-2725 (O)

INTERESTS & HOBBIES:

I am a Photographer, and I consider the medium both a professional career path as well as a hobby. I spend much of my free time taking fine art and street photography around New England, as well as running my business Focal Impulse (www.focalimpulse.com). I am a yogi and yoga teacher trained in a traditional Ayurvedic system. I understand and practice both the Hatha and Raja yoga philosophies. I am also a practicing Buddhist. I am an avid reader and I enjoy philosophy and quality conversation. I also enjoy travel, theater, and long walks on the beach.
Skills (2) Rating
Photo Editing
Photography