Aeysha Anthony-Abrahams

Freelance Video Editor & Photo Editor

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Location:Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/aeyshaanthony-abrahams
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CURRICULUM VITAE OF AEYSHA ANTHONY-ABRAHAMS
PERSONAL INFORMATION:
• First and Last name: Aeysha Anthony-Abrahams
• Languages: English (1st language), Afrikaans (2nd language)
• Licenses: Driver’s license (code B), (licensed since 2003)
EDUCATION:

2003 - 2005:
Qualification: ND in Multimedia Technology
2002:
Qualification: NC in Information Technology
1997-2001:
Qualification: Matric certificate

WORK EXPERIENCE:

Period: Jan 2008 – Currently
Company: CMT (www.cmt.org.za)
Description: Video Editor
Projects: - Siyayinqoba Beat It! Series for broadcast on SABC1. (www.beatit.co.za)
- Offline editor on “A Country For My Daughter” (50 min women’s right’s documentary, winner of the 2010 Gender and Media Summit Awards Best Television Documentary)

Period: Sept 2005 – Dec2005
Company: Media 24 (Learn24)
Description: - Post processor / quality controller
Digitizing books for the internet, as well as for print. Using programs written for the specific purpose, and Photoshop- I post process all the scans to be uploaded onto the internet, and to be printed.

Period: August 2007
Company: DCC (Digital Catalogue Corporation)
Description: - Designer / DTP assistant
Company needed help for about a month with a backlog. I helped design packaging for products and catalogues (for The Crazy Store etc). Programs used: Photoshop and Freehand.

Period: April 2007 – July 2007
Description: - Freelance (i.e.: video editing, filming of live events, web design, DTP jobs.)
- Runner (i.e.: general pick up and deliveries for film production company)

Period: April 2005 – March2007 (reason for leaving: end of contract)
Company: CMT/ Idol Pictures
Description: Offline Video Editor (Adobe Premiere Pro) , administrator’s assistant and office assistant
Projects: - 50 min documentary, “A Truly Wonderful Adventure” broadcast 4th April 2007, SABC1.
- 2005 and 2006 Siyayinqoba Beat It! Series for broadcast on SABC.
- Siyayinqoba Beat It! HIV/AIDS Treatment Literacy DVD series.

Period: February 2003 – May 2003
Company: David Kramer and Taliep Petersen’s “District Six the Musical” [Baxter Theatre]
Description: Backstage assistant

Projects in
personal capacity: - Freelance from home, small editing jobs and flyer designs for live concerts, mostly Baxter theater productions.

SKILLS DEVELOPED:
Technical:
• Computer literacy
• Adobe Photoshop (imaging and design)
• Adobe illustrator (basic skills)
• Adobe Premiere, FCP, Edius, basic Avid skills
(video editing)
• Cool Edit (sound editing)
• Visual mixing (basic skills)
• Basic digital photography
• Basic advertising and project management skills General:
• Communication skills
• Problem solving skills
• Group facilitating
• Promotions and sales
• Working under pressure
• Organizational skills
• HIV/Aids awareness/ literacy
• Documentary production
Skills (2) Rating
Video Editing
Photo Editing