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Chris Kuta | Elance
Last Sign-in: Jul 9, 2015

Chris Kuta
   United Kingdom
  |  7:50 am Local Time

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Minimum Hourly Rate $22

Experienced video editor with motion graphics, Photoshop and photography expertise.

Throughout my professional carear as a freelancer, I have gained experience in producing marketing and promotional material for companies scubas BBC, NIS, Elevation Exhibition, Chester Performs and local council events in the UK. Such project has allowed me to utilise skills and experience in using the Adobe creative packages such ranging from Premiere, AfterEffects, Photoshop, Illustrator and Audition, as well as developing new skills in Cinema 4D, Maya and...

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This is portfolio development piece that I created for Chester Performs theatre group....
This video is a response to a design brief where I was to present a concept design for...
This is my 1st showcase video that I made, which demonstrates some of the projects that...
This is a test render of a project that I am currently working on. The video is for my...

Skills (10)

Final Cut Pro
After Effects
Cinema 4D
Premiere Pro
Adobe Creative Suite
Video Editing

Service Description

I offer services within digital media ranging from video production, motion graphics and Photoshop design & Image retouching.

In the last 5 years I have gain extensive experience in video editing and postproduction using FCP7 & X, Adobe Premiere and Avid Composer, and motion graphic design using software such as Adobe After Effects and Cinema 4D. As well as offer video production and animation, I also offer extensive experience as a photographer and image retoucher, utilising skills in DSLR photography and Photoshop.

My experience in video productions has ranged from working with broadcasters such as the BBC in documenting Oktoberfest at the Crucible in Sheffield, hotelier company IHG in creating a visual display for an exhibition stand, design and animating background displays for community boards, producing a live stream of the EVAS awards ceremony, editing and animating corporate videos for Preston's College, creating animated back ground displays for theatre and dance performances, as well as promotional videos for a independent theatre/arts group.

As part of my practises, I hold regular contact via Skype and also host webinars and screen conferences showing work in progress so that clients can see how their project is being developed.

If you would like to see a sample of my work, please visit my website where I display a selection of work, as well as having links to my Vimeo channel a Linkedin page.

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Digital Media Specialist
2010 - Present is my external Digital Media/Design experiences outside of lecturing. My freelance experience has allowed to me to work with organisations, in producing animated showreels, digital...
Preston College
Lecture of Creative Media Production
2009 - Present
Working with young professionals in the training of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Premiere and After Effects (CS6 and CC).Whilst providing training, I also have opportunities to work with external...
NHK, Japan Broadcasting Corporation
World Programme Monitor
2014 - 2014
Since April 2014, I have been working with the Japanese media broadcaster NHK World TV, providing monitoring reports of programmes for their global channel. This opportunity allows me to evaluate...
Photographer/Digital image editor
2012 - 2012
During Oktoberfest 2012, I documented a group of students from Preston College, who were on work place with the BBC in Sheffield. These images have been used by the BBC and Preston College for both...
Preston College
Video Compositor
2010 - 2010
Whilst working in education, I also focus on video production for local industries. Recently worked with the NHS Blood drive , in creating a marketing campaign to raise awareness of blood donation...


Cumbria Institute of the Arts
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
Edge Hill University
Post Graducate Certificate of Education
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Video Editing
Motion Graphics
Image Retouching
After Effects
Cinema 4D.
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Member Since
January 2015
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Chris Kuta