Clayton Kruger

913-689-8668 | KrugerClayton@Gmail.com

 

OBJECTIVE

Seeking a position as a videographer or video editor.

 

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Arts in Communications Studies, Emphasis in Film and Media Arts

University of Missouri-Kansas City, May 2016

 

RELEVANT EXPERIENCE

Freelance:

Midwest Tinting — 2 Promotional Videos

Director, DP, Editor — 2013

o Produced promotional material for a client

o Learned to market myself professionally

o Utilized opportunity to develop new design skills within After Effects

o Communicated with client to tweak videos through feedback

 

Student Films:

We Are Marlborough

DP — 2014

o Functioned as a production company within class

o Created promotional material for a real-world client

o Gained experience shooting interviews with numerous subjects

o Learned to quickly adjust our shoots to the locations and interviewees

o Learned to collaborate on a large scale with peers

 

Life is Animated

AD, DP, Editor — 2012

o Developed a documentary piece with another classmate

o Learned how to properly light and shoot interviews

o Gained experience directing people on set

 

Personal Projects:

Capture the Flag music video

AD, DP — 2013

o Collaborated closely with band to capture the right image

o Learned to mix previous recordings to live footage

o Utilized freedom to shoot creatively

 

 

ACTIVITIES & RECOGNITION

Asked to screen Life is Animated at KCWIFT’s Cinewomen showcase, 2013

Member of PST at UMKC, 2013-14

 

SKILLS

Non-linear video editing — Final Cut Pro 7 & X, Adobe Premier Pro

Mixing & Post-Production — Adobe Photoshop, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Audition

Proficient in both Windows and Mac OS’s