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Paul Stretton | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Apr 28, 2015

Paul Stretton

Video, Photo & Graphic Design Professional
   Switzerland
Geneva
  |  6:27 pm Local Time

Overview

Specialising in video editing and post production and with over 12 years in media production, I have extensive experience in working in extreme environments, including wildlife in Botswana, the archipelagos in Mozambique and the coral reefs of Southern Thailand.

I have in-depth, hands-on experience as well as technical and creative qualifications in digital film & photography processes, ranging from camera operations through to editing, colour correction, audio applications and delivery.

I have the experience and skillset to deliver 5-star...

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Apr 15, 2015|Videos|Private|Completed
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Portfolio

A short example of some of my skills in video editing, filming, special effects and more.
I was employed to photograph the contestants for the Miss Universe Thailand competition...
Several of my photographs have been featured on the cover of magazines, including Krabi...
I was employed to photograph the contestants for the Miss Universe Thailand competition...
I was hired to shoot the pre-wedding photos of a couple on the beaches and islands of...
I photographed dished from a fine dining restaurant in Thailand, to be used in their...
I photographed dished from a fine dining restaurant in Thailand, to be used in their...
I completely redesigned a magazine cover to cover - this being an example of one.
I was employed to photograph the interior of a large luxury villa for marketing...
Please feel free to download and keep my resume for your reference.
A short demo of my video and editing experience and skills
A short scene from a sitcom I edited together from 3 camera angles. I also added the...
I designed this Spa Menu for the 5-Star luxury resort based on Koh Lanta, Thailand.

Skills (5)

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Video Editing
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Photography
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Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Photoshop CS4 Extended Test (Mac Version)
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Online Writing
Online Article Writing and Blogging Test (U.S. Version)
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Final Cut Pro
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Employment

KitDee Media & Design
Senior Designer
2014 - Present
Overseeing various graphic design jobs as well as creating my own. Specialising in print design after my extensive role as magazine editor and designer.
Internet Brands
Article Writer
2009 - Present
I write original, SEO articles on a variety of subjects on a daily basis.
KitDee Media & Design
Magazine Editor
2012 - 2014
Started off be completely re-designing the entire publication cover to cover. Rebranded with new logos, typefaces and layout. Moved on to run the magazine as Editor, while maintaining the quality...
KitDee Media & Design
Videographer & Editor
2012 - 2014
Filming footage of high-end resorts and spas before editing to short promotional films for marketing purposes.
Projects Abroad
Videographer & Social Media Manager
2009 - 2010
This position had me living and working in South Africa, Botswana and Mozambique. I was responsible for producing and delivering all digital media for these three countries. Working, quite...
Krabi Magazine
Writer
2009 - 2009
I was the regional culture, travel and activities writer for this magazine in Thailand. I have many articles and photographs published in the field of conservation, outdoor activities and...
Pushing Fin & Pirate Videos
Underwater Videographer
2007 - 2009
Worked as underwater videographer on the dive boats going to the Phi Phi islands most days. Filming on the surface and underwater, before editing the footage together into a short film for the...

Education

Staffordshire University
BSc Honours in Film Production Technology
2004 - 2006
Lincoln University
BA (Hons), Television & Film Design
2003 - 2004
Stevenson College
Media Technology
2000 - 2002

Keywords

video
editing
photography
adobe
communication
content
creative
design
production
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