Grant Strac

Freelance Editor & Advertising Videographer

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Location:Forked River, New Jersey, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/grantstrac
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GRANT STRAC RESUME
EXPERIENCE
LEAD VIDEO EDITOR 2007-2011 OCEAN-TV 20, OCEAN COUNTY COLLEGE, TOMS RIVER, NJ
Responsible for editing video productions to support broadcast, promotional and institutional objectives.
• create 3d motion graphics using Motion 3 • engineer audio imperfections with Soundtrack Pro
• color correct footage using Color • designed and maintain Xserve network with four edit suites • finish edit for three associate editors • log/capture footage • edit field packages • assemble studio segments
VIDEOGRAPHER/VIDEO EDITOR 2009-2011 ASAP MULTIMEDIA, TOMS RIVER, NJ • dual camera DSLR videography for event coverage • Stedi-cam operator • advanced Blu-Ray menu design using Adobe After-Effects and Photoshop • Blu-Ray authoring using Adobe Encore • field audio technician • log and transcode footage • edit instructional videos or live events • transcode videos for HD portable media
UNDERGRAD & CANDID PHOTOGRAPHER 2011-2011 LOR’S PHOTOGRAPHY, UNION, NJ
• Arrive at different school districts before opening • Set up a specifically measured mobile photo station •Responsible for equipment and quality of photos • take roughly 300 portrait photos a day • shoot sporting events & dances • take 150 Varsity 75 JV photos an event • edit and quality control all photos • upload photos to SmugMug by deadline
VIDEOGRAPHER/EDITOR 2010-2011 RUDE MUFFIN PRODUCTIONS, SEASIDE HEIGHTS, NJ
• produce, shoot and edit commercials and promotional videos • web design using iWeb • social networking enhancements • search engine optimization • photography • Sell various packages to clients • maintain client list & relationships
VIDEOGRAPHER 2008-2010 THE ARTISTS GROUP, MANAHAWKIN, NJ • set up and shoot multi-camera live weddings • edit footage into an hour long video and “highlight reel” • fix color, audio, or footage problems with Soundtrack, Motion, and Color • worked over 170 events
MASTER CONTROL OPERATOR 2007-2009 OCEAN-TV 20, OCEAN COUNTY COLLEGE, TOMS RIVER, NJ • work with Fission, fully automated NAS based TV programming system, to maintain program schedule
• transcode programs for broadcast using Compressor and TelVue • edit out commercials and unneeded media • calibrate incoming programs, satellite feeds and tape formats • record programs to network storage
PRODUCTION ASSISTANT/MOTION GRAPHICS DESIGNER, 2008-2009 HARBOR LIGHTS PRODUCTIONS, FORKED RIVER, NJ • set up for live multi-camera events • log and capture footage • develop motion graphics using Motion 3 • author DVDs using DVD SP • edit training videos
10 Horner Ln. Forked River NJ, 08731 T 609-891-5520 E grant_strac@mac.com
GRANT STRAC RESUME
EDUCATION
APPLE MASTERS CERTIFICATION, 2009
Apple Final Cut Studio 2 Masters Certification • Apple Final Cut Studio Optimization Certification • Apple Final Cut 6 Trainers Certification • Apple Level One End User Certification Final Cut 7 • Apple Level One End User Certification Final Cut 4
FUTURE MEDIA CONCEPTS, 2009
FCP 100 - An Overview of Final Cut Pro 6 • FCP 300 - Final Cut Pro 6 Advanced Editing • FCP 300 - Final Cut Pro 7 Advanced Editing • DVDSP 101 - An Introduction to DVD Studio Pro 4 • Motion 101 - An Introduction to Motion 3 • FCE 101: Introduction to Final Cut Express 4 • Sound 101 - Introduction to Sound Editing in Final Cut Studio • FCE 101: Introduction to Final Cut Express 4 • FCP T3: Final Cut Pro 7 Train-the-Trainer • Final Cut Studio Master Class
OCEAN COUNTY COLLEGE, 2010, A.A.S. DIGITAL MASS MEDIA
SKILLS & EQUIPMENT LIST
AUDIO Two Sennheiser G3 Wireless Lav Kit
CAMERA DSLR videographer (300+ hours) • Stedi-cam system (100+ hours • Canon 5D SLR • Canon 7D SLR Canon 24-105 L-Series Lens • Canon 50mm L-Series Lens • Lensbaby Composer • DLP HD Projector
Go Pro HD (with all attachments)
EDITING XServe management • Final Cut workflow optimization two Apple Edit systems with Final Cut (iMac 24’ and Macbook 15 inch) • Apple Final Cut Studio 2
Apple Final Cut Studio 3 • Adobe Masters Collection CS5
LIGHTING Smith-Victor on camera light & studio light • 4 LED Panel Lights
MISC. 7 Canon Batteries • Two 32gb, three 4gb, two 8gb, two 16gb CF Cards • Manfrotto Monopod Two Davis Sanford Tripods fluid heads • Full Stedicam Rig (Vest, Arm, Glidecam 4000)
REFERENCES
Available upon request
10 Horner Ln Forked River, NJ 08731 T 609-891-5520 E grant_strac@mac.com
Skills (2) Rating
Editing
Advertising Videography