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Michael B. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Dec 21, 2014

Michael B.

   United States
  |   Modesto, CA

Overview

Michael Balke is a San Francisco based cinematographer who offers a unique package of creative talent, technical skills and industry experience to meet the storytelling needs of any production. For sports apparel branding company Fanlime, Michael created branding videos for Super Bowl champion Marshawn Lynch of The Seattle Seahawks; Dancing with the Stars Dancer Cheryl Burke’s Dance Network; and he has created over 50 promotional videos for Insomniac Events, Life in Color and My Life Every Day (LED Events).

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Skills (10)

Tested
Producing
Cinematography
Microsoft Word
Wedding Videos
Microsoft Office
Wedding Photography
Photography
Mac OS X
Aircraft Maintenance
Canon DSLR

Employment

ONE N ONLY
Photographer/ Cinematographer
2014 - Present
ONE N ONLY is a Travel Guide/ Travel Agency that provides their clients with a stress free ride and lodging to Music Festivals all over California/Nevada
Jawbone
Jawbone ASR
2014 - Present
Assist customers with the Jawbone products including Jam box, Up and Blue tooth devices
Straight Out the Studio
Director of Photography/ Producer
2012 - Present
Photographer and cinematographer for Weddings, engagements, Model/Actor Head Shots High school SR pictures, Music Videos Short Films, Commercials and many other various services.
Freelance Cinematographer
Cinematographer
2010 - Present
freelance photographer services
Freelance Photographer
2004 - Present
Better Homes and Ammo
1st Assistant Director/ Producer
2014 - 2014
Producer- Responsible for building crew, gear and locations 1st AD- Responsible for organizing schedule and keep production on schedule during shooting
Fanlime
Director
2014 - 2014
Help Creative Director of Fanlime create brand content for Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch and his Beast Mode Brand
BDS Marketing
Canon Representative
2013 - 2014
Seasonal Fall 2013 DSLR & PowerShot ASR Program. Canon representative in a Best Buy store, demoing Canon products to customers and training Best Buy Associates.
Jolly Rodger Pictures
Director of Photography
2012 - 2014
In house cinematographer working on narrative, corporate, and commercial films
Studio Fathom
Video Production Intern
2013 - 2013
Produce videos for the company for various projects
Night Owl Photobooth
Technician
2013 - 2013
Help clients with tech support for photo booths at weddings, parties, and special events
BAPC
Cinematographer/ Editor
2012 - 2012
Cinematographer for special mixers. Also editor as well
US Navy
Aviation Machinistmate
2004 - 2011
F/A 18 A-F engine mechanic/ Troubleshooter

Education

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Bachelor of Applied Science (B.A.Sc.)
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The Art Institute of California-San Francisco
Bachelor of Applied Science (B.A.Sc.)
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