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Jon Revere - Freelance Article Writing & Comedy Writing
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I graduated in 2010 with bachelors in Political Science and English. Since then I have been working odd jobs and writing everything from stand-up to children's stories. I specialize in dark humor, modern-era Greek tragedies, and political satire.
Utica, New York, United States

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William Tebbetts - Freelance Audio Editing & Music Production
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WILLIAM TEBBETTS w.tebbetts@hotmail.com (818) 216-0049 OBJECTIVES Secure a full time or contracted positions at a digital post, broadcast or music production house. Areas of expertise; digital and analog audio; Avid/Digidesign Pro Tools DAW recording, editing, mixing, music production (ie; music composition, arrangement, programming, tracking, vocal production, final master mixes etc.) digital audio / video editing and archiving, ie; legacy and master asset archiving preservation/restoration, meta-data encoding, editing, re-mix and re-mastering (audio video post-recording studio and location). Open to relocation, new networking opportunities, love to travel, embrace a path of growth and self-improvement. Always open to new career challenges in the entertainment field leading to new and expansive career opportunities. RECENT JOBS Sept 2010 – Jan 201l Iron Mountain, Inc. d/b/a XEPA Digital Moonachie NJ / Boyers PA Sub-contractor, Analog to Digital Preservation Specialist/Audio Mastering Engineer Cont. of Phoenix Project/ Universal Music job below Feb 2010 – June 2010 Iron Mountain, Inc. d/b/a XEPA Digital Slough, England Sub-contractor, Analog to Digital Preservation Specialist/Audio Mastering Engineer Phoenix Project/ Universal Music ? Retained as a team member to manage the transition of original analog data lost or damaged in the Universal Studio fire (2008) in California ? Performed analog to digital transferring, repairing, archiving and encoding metadata of 2 track analog safety masters ? Trained team members and junior staff of 45 individuals on all equipment and software programs ? Personally responsible for the compiling; encoding; embedding and converting of many UMG classic music artists safety masters into HI Resolution digital audiophile. Personally recovered over 500 rare safety master assets resulting in excess of 1500 hours of intellectual recorded data. ? The economic significance of completing this “Phoenix” preservation project saved Universal Music Group hundreds of millions of dollars in potential revenue of lost licensable assets. This project also prevented potential catastrophic tort liability as a result of the great fire of 2008 at Universal City Ca in which a majority of these artists original master assets were destroyed. ? The potential revenue stream in repackaging and redistribution of these assets is unlimited. ? Utilized tailored applications on the following platforms: Ampex ATR 102, Sonic Studio/Metric Halo/Metric Halo Spectra Foo, Steinberg Nuendo, Pro Tools HD 8 Sep 2009 – Jan 2010 Iron Mountain, Inc. d/b/a XEPA Digital Boyers, Pennsylvania Engineer, Audio Preservation and Digital Archiving ? Recorded and archived historical master tape assets of Major Artists for Universal Music Group. ? Hi resolution analog to digital transfers for digital preservation and storage. ? The process: Master assets were; transferred from an Ampex or Studer analog tape machine through high quality digital convertors, captured into a digital audio workstation (Steinberg Nuendo, Sonic Studio, or Pro Tools HD), embedded with meta-data, then uploaded to the Iron Mountain database server and archived in their mainframe storage system. These digitally preserved assets can at any time be safely transferred across a secured net to any point on the globe using the IMXDS FTP server. The assets can then be used for retail distribution and licensing. ? Met and exceeded client time frames of covering 1500 assets (2000) a month over 6 months time resulting in revenues in excess of $100,000 dollars a month generated. Jan 2009 – Sep 2009 Digital Film Tree Inc. Universal City, California Technical Installations, IT and Post Production Division ? Set up; multiple on line FCP mainframe computer editing bays to FIOS network routers then to the data server network provided by Digital Film Tree post production facility (www.digitalfilmtree.com) ? These operations are contracted accounts and were Implemented and secured at back lot locations in; Hollywood, Westwood, Century City and Santa Monica California. These installations were done for TV shows including: Scrubs, Cougar Town, NCIS and the Sarah Silverman Show FREELANCE PROJECTS 1995 to 2010 15 years experience as a free-lance producer/audio engineer across the professional audio/video spectrum. Encompassing work in major label artist production, commercial television, radio spots, sound design and Foley audio post production. Co-wrote with producer Glen Ballard. Secured record deals with CBS Records and owned an indie label (Couchhome Records). 1980 to 1995 Songwriter/Musician: Voice, guitar, keyboard, various. Based out of Chicago,Illinois. Solo and band performances across various musical genres performing mainly in colleges and club venues throughout the Midwest. and Eastern United States. RELEVANT TECHNICAL SKILLS ? Digital Audio and Video - Programming, Tracking, Mixing, Editing: o Digidesgin Pro Tools – HD, LE, M Box Mix Plus o Sonic Studio/ Metric Halo/ Spectra-Foo o Steinberg Nuendo o Apple Logic Pro o Apple Final Cut Pro o Garage Band ? Computer: Apple OSX – All Apple applications including: Adobe, File maker pro, Apple Final Cut Pro (and all related bundled programs), I-tunes, I DVD: DVD studio, Soundtrack Pro: Preview, Quick Time, Safari. Windows – NT, 2000, XP, Vista & 7, Microsoft Office ? Consoles: o SSL: E and G 4000 - 6000 series o Neve: 8014, 48; 58; 68; 78; 8088 o API: Vintage and Legacy series o Trident: A range, 80 series o Harrison: Series 10, Raven, MR2, and others ? Studio – Mixing and Tracking Live Sessions: o Extensive knowledge in all live microphone applications, including selection technique and placement o Versed in function, selection, implementation and signal flow of all in board and outboard audio circuit topologies (vintage and modern) o Skilled in applied environmental acoustics EDUCATION 2007-2008 John Gula, Master Editor – Clever Very Post House Westlake Village, CA Studied 1 year as assistant FCP Editor 1990-1995 Robert J Lucas, Bill Putnams’s Universal Recording Studios Chicago, IL (Chief Technical Engineer under Quincy Jones and Bruce Swedien) Studied in mentor/mentoree capacity and assistant 2001-2002 Digidesign Pro Tools School Electric Lounge Schaumburg, IL Certification as Pro Tools Operator/Instructor 2001 and ongoing Apple training in all applications Los Angeles, CA and Chicago, IL 1980 Harper Jr. College Palatine, IL 1972-1976 Glenbrook North High School Northbrook, IL MUSIC PRODUCTION AND TALENT ? Owned/operated Couchhome Records, an indie label ? Secured Major Label record deal with CBS records ? Multi-Disciplinary instrumentalist – proficient in piano, guitar, bass and drums ? Published songwriter/arranger – BMI affiliated EMI/SBK ? Co wrote with producer Glen Ballard (Michael Jackson, Alanis Morrissette) ? Music producer – song writing and arrangements, vocals ? Proficient in Audio Midi Programming, Pro Tools and Logic Pro ? Proficient in analog and digital synthesizer production FORMER CLIENT LIST ? Glen Ballard (Producer Michael Jackson, Alanis Morrissette, Dave Matthews) ? Stephen Georgiafandis (Producer/engineer- Backstreet Boys Britney Spears, R. Kelly, 50 cent, Common) ? Rae Dileo (Producer – Filter, Army of Anyone, STP, Billy Idol, Henry Rollins, Veruca Salt) ? Frankie Knuckles (originator of NY House music) ? Peter Katsis (The Firm management) ? Carlos Villa Lobos (Le Esperanza) ? Ministry, Elvis Brothers, Erasure, Greg Allman, Killer Dwarves, Rob Zombie, Slamming Watusis, Vein Laden Meat Pipes, These Modern Socks, TAMI show, Jay Bennett (of Wilco) REFERENCES Available upon request. PERSONAL Affiliated with BMI, AES, SAG AFTRA Interests: Musical Production; Performance Artist Talent Acquisition and Career Development; Creative Mixed Media; Movie Soundtrack Composition and Foley Sound Design and Still Photography. A passion for all things nature, including astronomy; gardening, forestry and travel and hiking.
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Tim Bednar - Freelance Cartooning & Illustration
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3.5
2 Skills
$40
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I am an pen & ink, colored pencil illustrator and craftsman. I have worked in various artistic positions over the years and prefer to sit and draw. Looking for books and poster and projects to work on.
Mckinney, Texas, United States
Jim Tierney - Freelance Screenwriting & Script Writing
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4.0
2 Skills
$50
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Jim Tierney Writer 636 Carlton Ave, Apt. 3R I Brooklyn, NY, 11238 (917)715-2450 I jimtierney6@gmail.com Awards • Aspen “Ten Minute Play Festival” – 2012 Finalist • Tisch Dramatic Writing Program “Monologue Festival” - 2012 • Tisch Dramatic Writing “Ten Minute Play Festival” - 2012 • Banshee of Bainbridge – 2010 Juilliard Playwriting Fellowship Semi-finalist • Monkey – Winner – Shotgun Theater Festival – 2009 Experience Where The Oaxaca Guy Was – Tisch Free Play Festival 2014 – Writer – February 2014 Mush – NY International Fringe Festival 2011 – Writer – June 2011 to present Carry On – Planet Connections Theatre Festivity 2011 Participant – Writer/Producer – June 2011 Banshee of Bainbridge – NY International Fringe Festival 2010 Participant – New York, NY - Writer/Producer – June 2010 – August 2010. ? Notable reviews from Broadway World, NYTheatre and CurtainUp. Red, White and Brewed Inc. – New York, NY – Writer/Producer – May 2010 - August 2010. ? Worked with a team of writers/pitched to several production companies in Los Angeles and New York Monkey - Gene Frankel Theatre – New York, NY – Writer/Producer ? Winner of the Shotgun Theater Festival ? Manhattan Rep Summerfest 2009 Participant Working Class Collection – Michael Weller Theatre – New York, NY – Writer/Producer/Director – August 2007 ? Oversaw every aspect of production: lighting, sound, casting, rehearsal scheduling and marketing. Jobs Central Casting, NY – Casting Assistant – December 2010 – June 2012 New Victory Theater, NY – Office Administration – September 2007 – December 2010 Education NYU, Tisch School of the Arts – Master of Fine Arts in Dramatic Writing – New York, NY • Class of 2014 • GPA - 3.9 New School University – Bachelor of Science in Creative Writing – New York, NY • Independent Study on Television Writing • Maintained a GPA of 3.5
Brooklyn, New York, United States
Vernon Hunt - Freelance CD Design & Music Production
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4.5
2 Skills
$35
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Music - I am a singer, songwriter, and musician with over 20 years of experience. I am an audio engineer with 15 years of experience and certification from the Recording Institute Of Detroit. I am also very familiar with live sound support having spent over 5 years overseeing live shows for many different artists. Video - I have experience putting together music videos for myself and clients. I have performed the roles of writer, director, editor, graphics designer, and camera operator. Photography - I enjoy photography and have used many of my own shots in a number of video and website projects. I hope to expand my equipment, knowledge, and portfolio in this field. Graphics - I am well-versed in a variety of computer graphics programs. I have experience in designing and crafting CD artwork for myself and clients. I have done fliers for musical artists and artwork for websites as well. This is an area I truly enjoy and welcome the chance to employ what I know and to discover new techniques.
Hesperia, Michigan, United States
Hermon Solomon - Freelance 3D Animation & Animation
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3.5
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$20
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My name is Hermon Solomon and I have an enthusiasm for Modern Media and Digital design I endeavour to make screen encounters that push the limits and break narrating traditions, joining conventional game-production procedures with bleeding edge 3D representations and visual impacts over variety of platforms . I was inspired to pursue a career in 3D animation while working as a Digital Interactive Designer for regional startup producer at "Ask Jeff" . Since then I’ve attained a BSc Honours Degree in Multimedia & Computing; specialising in 3D Animation and Visual Effects at the institute University of Westminster. I am a generalist freelance artist who knows how to deliver quality work within a deadline and a budget. I know what it takes to adapt quickly to each projects unique requirements and offer solutions and peace of mind for clients.
Islington, Islington, United Kingdom
Jodi Martinez - Freelance Art & T-Shirt Design
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4.5
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i have over 30 years experience in the art field. I have several years of art school under my belt and also hold certificates in grapic arts and computer graphic, also sales and marketing along with years of work in wood carving, sculptin with clay, water color, oil painting, pencil and ink and much much more...I am detail orientated and always on time with my work...
Portland, Oregon, United States
Rick Sweenie - Freelance 3D Animation & Animation
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14 years of professional programming experience. 3 years of animation experience (professional and personal combined). Mainly self taught in various computer programming languages and 3D animation specialties, such as, rigging and modeling...I had to seek professional training for some of the more complex subjects, like Computer Science, C++ and 2D/3D Animation principals. Here are a list of programming tools and technologies I've used in the field of Computer Programming: Languages/Technologies: ASP, JavaScript, jQuery, Ajax, JSON, SOAP, REST, HTML, CSS, Microsoft SQL Server - Stored Procedures, Triggers, etc., IIS5 - 7, Tomcat, WebSphere, Oracle, MySQL, Solaris, AIX, Microsoft Server 2003 - 2008, Microsoft MFC, Mac OSX, SuSE Linux, Java, C/C++, ODBC, JDBC, OLE, Adobe ColdFusion, Flash Tools: Microsoft Visual Studio 2010, TextMate, Eclipse, Dashcode, Mac FileMerge, Notepad++, baregrep, grep, bash shell, korn shell, vi/vim, Subversion, Tortoise SVN, Slik SVN, Beyond Compare, Microsoft Visual Studio 6 and 2010, Flash Here is a list of animation tools and technologies I've used in the field of Animation. Animation: Technologies: Maya 8 through 2008, Photoshop, Vegas 8, Flash, DigiCel Flipbook, iMovie, Quicktime 7 Pro, Blender, Animation Master Demo Reel can be provided upon request.
Bennington, Nebraska, United States
Stanley Ogbonna - Freelance Editing & Document Design
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5.0
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COMPUTER SKILLS: Extensive knowledge of Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7, Ms Office packages, Corel draw, Visual basic 6.0, Internet, Typing, Explorer, SPSS & MINITAB statistical packages. PERSONAL SKILLS: Ability to work with little or no supervision, excellent Communication/interpersonal skills, Positive attitude, logical and analytic skills, self motivated, re-oriented and target driven. OTHER SKILLS ACQUIRED INCLUDE: Installation of projectors during Seminars/Workshops Installation of various electrical fittings. Analyzing of statistical data using various Statistical packages like MINITAB, SPSS and Ms Excel. Designing of various graphical objects. CERTIFICATIONS: Human resources and skill acquisition. Career talk development. Proficiency in Ms Word, SPSS & MINITAB statistical packages. INTERESTS/HOBBIES :Surfing the net, chess playing, designing & travelling.
Laval, Abia, Nigeria
Virginia Van Vynckt - Freelance Editing & Writing
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5.0
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I have decades of experience in writing, editing and proofreading, and 10+ years of experience in web design and development. I specialize in helping small businesses make the best of their web and print presence. Specialty niches are food/nutrition and publishing, but I have worked with businesses in a wide range of specialties. Recent projects: Redesign of Chicago-North Romance Writers of America website, contract proofreading of employee benefits materials for Aon Hewitt, conversions of print books to ebook formats.
Morton Grove, Illinois, United States