Deja Springfield - Resume

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

  • Oct. 2004 to Present:
    The Consulate - 10812 115 St. NW, Edmonton, Alberta

    Freelance Motion Graphics/Editing/Graphic Design

    • Creating graphics packages, editing long-form projects, doing print and logo design
    • Editing episodes of “Caution: May Contain Nuts” Season 2 for Statusfirm, Inc.
    • Editing episodes of “My Green House” Season 1 for Prairie Dog Film & Television
  • Oct. 2001 to Oct. 2009:
    CityTV Edmonton - 10212 Jasper Ave, Edmonton, Alberta

    Motion Graphics/Post Production Editor

    • Designing, animating and compositing graphic elements for commercials, promos and on-air elements, using the Adobe Creative Suite (After effects, Photoshop, Illustrator; editing elements using Avid Media Composer and/or Final Cut Pro, and sweetening/mastering audio using Adobe Audition and Soundbooth; designing and creating DVD menus for mastering
    • Floor Director
    • Flooring news, morning show and entertainment show
    • Camera Operator
    • Operating studio camera for the news
  • July 1998 to Jan. 2002:
    MuchMusic - 299 Queen Street W., Toronto, Ontario

    Reporter/Videographer

    • Reporter/Videographer for MuchMusic's news program, MuchNews, as well as other Much programs, including MuchWest and Loud; shooting, writing, and editing stories about events in the Edmonton music scene

SPECIAL SKILLS

Skilled with most major editing and graphics software packages, including After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator, Audition, Encore, PFTrack, Avid Media Composer, Soundtrack Pro, DVD Studio Pro and Final Cut Pro; limited knowledge of Autodesk Combustion and 2d3 Boujou
Proficient visual artist, trained in the use a variety of physical media
Able to speak, read and write basic French and German


EDUCATION:

  • January 2001 - December 2002:
    Northern Alberta Institute of Technology (NAIT), Edmonton, AB

    • Degree in Radio and Television Arts (Television)
  • 1993 - 1997:
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB

    • Bachelor of Education degree, with a major in Art and a minor in Social Studies
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