Travis Burke
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Apt. 304 1910 Upland Dr. T1A 3N9 ~ Medicine Hat, Alberta, ~ Canada
E-mail: traviscburke@gmail.com ~ Phone:1-403-878-5425



EXPERIENCE
Freelance Videographer,  comtv.ca, CHAT Television
Medicine Hat, AB - Sept 2011 to Present

          
  • ENG camera work (comtv.ca, CHAT Television)
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  • Developed basic shooting and ENG reporting work flow (comtv.ca)
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  • Reporting, writing and producing video content for both ENG and EFP (comtv.ca)
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  • Built all the graphics, basic ENG skeletal story structure and audio EQ work     (comtv.ca)
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  • Built ENG camera kits, rental track system and equipment manifest (comtv.ca)
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  • Kept traffic records and compiled monthly reports (comtv.ca)
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  • Shot and designed EFP commercials

  • News Anchor/Reporter,102.1 CJCY
    Medicine Hat, AB - July 2011 to Sept 2011

              
  • Gathering news from Canadian Press and then rewriting it.
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  • Wrote local news casts via beat, email, web, press releases, police/fire     reports
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  • Court reporting
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  • "Live Call In" / "In The Field" reporting
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  • Ran news for both stations CJOC and CJCY on weekends
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  • Board operations for news casts, timing out at the top of the hour

  • ENG Videographer,Global Regina
    Regina, SK - May 2010 to October 2010

              
  • Record local news for air on Global Regina's newscast
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  • Cameraman, Editor
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  • Edit source tapes using non-linear editing software (Grass Valley/Aurora)
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  • 3 point lighting and interview setup
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  • Over 500 hours of "in the field" camera and reporting experience
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  • Experienced with fires, stand-offs, accidents, events, football, hockey, baseball, curling ,     promo's, pack's, VO's and SOT's

  • Audio Programmer/Talent, Astral Media (KX96, 101 The Farm), WCG (94.7 Star, 880 CKLQ)
    Brandon, MB - April 2007 to July 2011

              
  • Special Events Coordinator
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  • "On location" calls from cruiser events back to the studio for the on air     program.
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  • Record local talent for on air play
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  • Upload programs for specific time slots
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  • Edit foreign programs to be used on local station
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  • Operate sound board and microphones for "on location" spots
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  • Assist with the organization and operation of local station events and     fundraisers






  • EDUCATION
               Assiniboine Community College,Brandon,Manitoba
    Media Productions Diploma, June 2010


               Virden Colligate Institute,Virden,Manitoba
    High School Diploma, June 2002
    Information & Technologies Diploma, June 2002
    SPECIAL SKILLS
              
  • 2010 Manitoba Skills Competition Gold Medalist in TV/Video Production
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  • 2009 CKX Award Recipient for media student with previous "in the field" experience
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  • Proficient in Windows, Mac, MS Office, Vegas, Photoshop, Sibelius, Final Cut, Avid, Aurora,
        Edius, After Effects, Maya, Audition, Pro Tools, Maestro, iMedia Touch, Dreamweaver, Decko.
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  • Can read and write music arrangements
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  • Trained in technical video, audio, web, graphic design compositions
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  • Has experience editing video linear (tape to tape)
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  • Knowledgeable in using the internet to find information quickly
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  • Experienced in network problem solving and simple computer issues
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  • Experienced in web design, html, flash and css
  • REFERENCES UPON REQUEST
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