Resume

Christopher Helton
Marietta, Ga
chphotovideo.com / chris@chphotovideo.com / 251.599.3126

 

Education:
Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA                                                                 2007
BFA Photography


Faulkner State Community College, Bay Minette, AL                                                            2004
AAS Commercial Art

 

Technical Skills:

Adobe Premiere           Adobe Lightroom                    Adobe Photoshop                    Adobe Encoder
Adobe Bridge                Xsplit Broadcaster                  DVD Studio Pro                       Microsoft Office

 

Social Media:

  • Using Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, Google Drive, Flickr, Dropbox, Amazon Cloud, and Zenfolio/Smugmug for sharing and distributing media.
  • Creating content for Blog. Please see www.chphotovideo.com.
  • Successful YouTube channel averaging per month 450 hours of views.

Convention Media

  • Staffed Photography / Video: DragonCon, MomoCon, Anime Weekend Atlanta, Walker Stalker Con, Days of The Dead Atl, Wholanta/Timegate.
  • Independently contracted for Alabama Hangout Music Festival, Bay Fest, Shrimp Fest, Concerts on the Coast, Alabama Gulf Coast Convention and Visitors Bureau, and multiple events/conventions covered around Atlanta including the Georgia World Congress Center, Atlanta Aquarium, Suntrust Park, Cobb Galleria, Hyatt Regency, Mariott Marquis, Peachtree Plaza, & Alliance Theater.

Photography:

  • Documentary style photography, editorial, head shots, studio, on location. Including green screen photography and on-site printing.
  • Product photography. Including KEH catalog and website photography.
  • Was the Official event photographer for: NAIA National Soccer Championships, The Montgomery Ballet Company, S.P.O.R.T.S conference (held by State Tourism groups across the Nation), WFG conference in Las Vegas, GA Transportation Summit Atlanta.
  • Published on Cover of Alabama Official Vacation Guide 2011, inside Gulf Shores & Orange Beach Alabama Vacation Guides 2011 – 2012, Southern Breeze Magazine, Encore Louisiana Magazine, Montgomery Living, Pointe Magazine, S.P.O.R.T.S Events Magazine’s, and dozens of billboards.
  • Independently contracted by Alabama Gulf Coast Sports Commission, and Alabama Gulf Coast Convention and Visitors Bureau. Photography and Video 2010 – 2014

Videography: 

  • Multi-camera live production, for post process or creating a feed for live switching.
  • Multi-camera production for State Bank & Trust in Georgia.
  • Created commercial content for Delta Community Credit Union.
  • Multiple projects created for in-house and commercial content for Georgia World Congress Center.
  • Promotional content for international Texworld USA filmed in NYC.
  • Live camera (IMAG). The Amphitheater at The Wharf in Orange Beach, AL 2010 – 2014
  • Recording audio through wireless lavalier, handheld, and boom microphones on field recorders.
  • Completed a Kickstarter campaign for a year long music / video project with dvd filmed and edited by me “Music In The Round: Live From The Frog Pond” 2013-2014
  • Operate camera for live broadcasting of Thunder on The Gulf boat races 2011
  • Independently Contracted by Compass Marketing / Coast 360 Production for Photography and Video Production on the Alabama Gulf Coast 2010
  • Worked with team filming and creating daily updates on the beach during BP Oil Spill.
  • Handled program scheduling for Island TV on the island of Gulf Shores, Alabama 2010
  • United States Traffic Network presentation at Fox Theater, Atlanta.