Kevin Knallay

Freelance Photo Editor & Event Photographer

Location:Cleveland, Ohio, United States
Phone: 419-577-2503
2 Skills
- Ohio University, major: photojournalism || Athens, Ohio (2010-2012, est. graduation date)
- Ohio University’s Scotland Field School of Photojournalism || Edinburgh, Scotland (Summer 2011)
- San Diego City College, major: undecided || San Diego, Calif. (2008-2009)
- Defense Information School, major: n/a || Fort Meade, Maryland (2006)
- Bowling Green State University, major: visual communications tech || Huron, Ohio (2004-2005)

Employment History

The Cleveland Browns, Game Day Photographer || Cleveland, Ohio. (Aug. 2012 - present)
- Photograph fans before, during and after game in all areas of the stadium
- Photos used in game-day programs and other publications, marketing services and internal use
The Sandusky Register, Photography Intern || Sandusky, Ohio. (June 2012 - Aug. 2012)
- Covered various news, spot news, feature and sports stories for publication with a 21,000 circulation and 180,000 online audience

Camp Woodward, Photography Intern || Woodward, Penn. (June 2011)
- Photographed visiting professional skateboard and BMX athletes
- Documented behind the scenes production of skateboard and BMX promotional videos
- Helped design the first Camp Woodward zine, featuring work from digital media campers
- Documented campers’ activities at camp for online and promotional use

United States Marine Corps, Combat Correspondent || Okinawa, Japan & San Diego (Sept. 2005 - Sept. 2009)
- More than 300 photos and 150 stories published in various military publications and websites
- As a bureau chief and press chief, tasks included story assignments, and copy and photo editing for junior Marines
- Traveled to Tokyo and Mt. Fuji, Iwo Jima, Australia, The Philippines and Thailand in support of multinational exercises and humanitarian disaster relief efforts
- Frequently assigned to operate alone in the field and find stories
- Supervised and mentored 11 junior Marines in journalism, proof reading, photography, post production and editing
- Established the first style guide, photo/story archiving procedures for base paper
- First place in 2006 Marine Corps Division of Public Affairs Merit Awards Sports Photography and second in 2006 Open Photography
Skills (2) Rating
Photo Editing
Event Photography