Work History

Work History
Aug 2009 - Present

Freelance Photographer & Blogger

RochesterCityPhoto.com

Owner and Photographer at RochesterCityPhoto.com, powered by SmugMug.com e-commerce functionality.

Owner and contributor to RochesterCityPhoto Blog. WordPress blog is maintained for followers to keep up to date with my photography activities.

Summary of Experience

Six years of experience shooting Canon Digital SLRs. The events listed have been for professional and personal experience.

Jul 2012 - Present

Multimedia Designer

Gillespie Associates

Interactive Multimedia Designer, Photographer and Video production specializing in eLearning Content development.

Currently on assignment with Ortho Clinical Diagnostics, Rochester NY.

May 2007 - Mar 2012

e-Learning Developer & Photographer

eService Productions

Contract e-Learning Content Developer and Photographer supporting multiple Xerox organizations, producing engaging, interactive multimedia-driven solutions and supporting Xerox's online support knowledge base.

  • Maintain Xerox knowledge base Online Support, validating solution documents while providing supporting photos and video

  • Teamed with Xerox Engineers to produced instructional video using Flash and photography to troubleshoot and replace integral parts in the Xerox Workcentre products

  • Collaborated with Xerox marketing to develop an infomercial to promote the Xerox MySupport Portal

  • Content development for Xerox Learning products, utilizing video, custom and stock photography

  • Video production/editing, developing training seminars for Web delivery

  • Flash navigation development for Xerox Web Learning products using Flash & Actionscript 2.0
  • Analyze development costs of projects, provide estimates to management to control costs
  • Installation and implementation of Joomla (CMS) for company website
  • Flash content development for Xerox Web Learning products – Video simulation
Nov 1997 - Jul 2006

Multimedia Developer & Producer

Element k

Member of the Multimedia Interactive Development team, developing interactive content for web based training.

  • Developed 100’s of interactive media simulations using Adobe Flash and Director in an effort to expand library of training products
  • Managed audio production, scheduling recording sessions and recruiting voice talent
  • Captured and edited digital media utilizing screen capture software and Photoshop CS3 for content development
  • Set up computer hardware, installed and configured desktop application software for training environments
  • Technical writing, assisting Instructional Designers authoring content for both print and the Web to reduce workload
  • Responsible for recording, processing, editing, and embedding audio files within media objects
  • Worked with third party content providers and developers to increase production
  • Maintained and updated eLearning modules posted to LMS
  • Collaborated with the eLearning Development Team to create the tools, templates and processes

PUBLICATIONS

"Corel 12 WordPerfect Office" Presentations. September 2005. Element K Courseware

"Corel 12 WordPerfect Office" Quatro Pro. May 2006. Element K Courseware

SAMPLE WORK

Link to Sample Demonstration Course

1977 - 1995

Photographic Quality Control Analyst

E.I. DuPont Corporation

I Started work for DuPont in 1977 in manufacturing and and over my 18 years of service, was promoted to Photographic Quality Control Analyst. Responsible for testing silver halide film products and reporting quality metrics to production facilities.

eService Productions - Portfolio

Element K - Portfolio

Photography & Design

Misc. Photo/Video Projects

Education

Education

Skills

Skills

Videographer/Photography

Corporate video production and photography for eLearning development.   Software:   Sony Vegas Adobe Premiere Photoshop   Hardware:   Canon 5D Mark II Canon 50D DSLR JVC GY-HD110-111  

WordPress CMS - Site Implementation

WordPress Site - blog.RochesterCityPhoto.com  

WordPress Implementation

WordPress Implementation & Content development Examples: RochesterCityPhoto Blog Maintenance and content development: Camp ROC Star

Microsoft Office Products

Includes Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook, Access and Publisher

Digital Photography (SLR)

Canon Digital SLR, studio lighting, portfolio - RochesterCityPhoto.com

ForceTen (Learning Management System)

Xerox Certified ForceTen Developer

Abobe Creative Suite 5

Includes:   Photoshop Flash Content Development Dreamweaver (HTML & CSS) Actionscript 2 (Beginning to intermediate, time-line) Actionscript 3 (Novice)