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Mathew Poolman | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Apr 25, 2012

Mathew Poolman

Post Production• Editor • Designer
   United States
  |   Chicago, IL
  |  8:53 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $12

I am a passionate photojournalist-style photographer and editor, using Adobe Photoshop CS5 and Lightroom 3 on a daily basis. I love photography, and it will never be a "job" for me, but merely an all-encompassing passion that drives me.

I have shot weddings, large and small events, A-list celebrity interviews and Behind-The-Scenes for blockbuster feature films.

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Nov 18, 2011|Photography|$150|Completed
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Portfolio

Enhanced depth and colours for Profile commission.
Crop, straighten, corrected lighting and did a clean B&W conversion.
Pulled the colours down a bit for a more toned-down feel. [for Volkswagen - 2010]
Photo was severely blown out, i pulled the colours back a bit for an effective and...
Image was severely underexposed, i combined multiple edits into a single image to...
Added a grittier feel to this otherwise mediocre image.
Before and After
Before and After

Skills (10)

Tested
Photography
Photography Certification
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Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Photoshop CS3 Test
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Adobe After Effects
Adobe After Effects 7.0 Test
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Adobe Premiere
Adobe Premiere Test
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English Spelling
English Spelling Test (UK Version)
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Computer Skills
Computer Skills Test
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English
UK English Basic Skills Test
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Understanding differences in British and American English Test
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Passed
General Office Skills
Office Skills Test
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Advertising
Advertising Skills Certification
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Audio Post Production

Service Description

Colour Correction [light, heavy, restoration]

Photo Retouching [blemishes, distracting background object removal]

Artistic Enhancement [enhancement of colours, textures and focal points]

Photo-album Layout Design [neat, elegant and natural flow throughout]

Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

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Employment

MXFX Equipment Rentals
Video, Post Production
2005 - Present
I have worked freelance for MXFX for six years now. I do a wealth of various services, including but not limited to filming, editing and distributing test footage to high-end production houses and...

Education

City Varsity
Sound Engineering Diploma
2008 - 2009

Keywords

Photo Editing
Color Correction
Image Enhancement
Photoshop
Professional
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Member Since
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