Thursday, April 8, 2010
Former Governor of Vermont Howard Dean and former Deputy Chief of Staff President George W. Bush, Karl Rove took the stage at the University of Albany to debate issues of healthcare to issues in the Middle East. Both took a strong positions on how each party will fair during the upcoming elections in November.
Thursday, April 1, 2010
KRISTOPHER D. RADDER
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org ______________________________________________________________________
Friendly and hardworking, get along well with others and have strong communication and networking skills needed to gather facts for a story. A strong foundation in digital photography and a growing knowledge of multimedia story telling techniques.
Adobe Photoshop CS3 ▪ Final Cut Pro ▪ Quark ▪ Flash Animation ▪ Dreamweaver ▪
Illustrator ▪ Windows 2007 ▪ Microsoft Office: Outlook ▪ PowerPoint ▪ Word ▪ EXCEL
PC ▪ MAC
Strong skills with the Nikon D300 D70, SB-600, SB-800, Setting up soft boxes and strobes light meters, Lens ranging from 10mm to 300mm at 2.8.
Some experience with Canon bodies.
Video with Sony 250 and handheld Flip Camera, Uni-Shotgun and boom mics, Lowel Lighting kit, bounce cards.
Experience Concurrent with Education:
Internship with New York State Assembly Albany, NY January 2010 - Present
Photographing Assembly members in various settings, from environmental portraitures, formal and informal groups, debates, events and documenting the members while in the chambers.
Assignment and Multimedia photographer covering various spot news, sports, and general news assignments in Chemung, Steuben,
Staff Photographer, The Globe Point Park University Newspaper 2006 - 2009 Photo editor and beat photographer. A weekly student paper, I handed out assignments, edited images, and help to copy edit the cutlines. Photographed student government and other various events, plays, dances, and breaking news in
Photographer, Freelance 2006 – 2010
Photographing a setup shot of New York State Senator Eric Adams, for
“Stop the Sagging” campaign. Photographing OTB EZ Betting machines, and the betting parlors.
Chronicle of Higher Education Magazine,
Freelance Photographer: Anne Kenny, Librarian of
Tribune Review -
Freelance photographer that covered various spot news stories like Wood St. Shooting April 9, 2007, Grant Street Shooting
Freelance photographer that covered
Primary Election Day photos of the Jewish Community Center - April 2008
Holocaust survivor memorial - Jewish Community Center - May 2008
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dream Coat Preview - January 2009
The 14th Annual Empty Bowls - March 2009
Jerry Fowler, the president of the National Darfur Emergency Coalition - March 2009
The annual community celebration of Israel Independence Day - April 2009
Point Park University,
posted on Point Park News Service web page
Project: Various multimedia stories of the political environment of Western PA, during the 2008, primaries and election of Barack Obama, and the other candidates that ran in the elections, like Sarah Palin,
Project: Multimedia -
photos, videos, and audio creating a video. October 2008
Project: Multimedia - Pittsburgh Great Race, organizing a team of photographers,
collecting photos, videos, and audio creating a video. September 2008
Project: Multimedia story shooting stills and video of a memorial of
officers Paul J. Sciullo II, Stephen J. Mayhle, and Officer Eric G. Kelly, April, 2009.
Project: Home opener of the 2009 season Pittsburgh Pirates.
Won’t You Be My Neighbor Day,
Event photographer, images used for public relations uses, covered multiple events though the city of
Regal Cinemas Horseheads, NY 2005 - Present
Promote positive customer relationships by focusing strong attention on meeting customer needs and ensuring their enjoyment. Marketing and promoting movies and other charitable events that Regal Cinemas by getting community involvement to enrich the theater.
Associates in Science and Liberal Arts 2004-2006
Bachelor of Arts in Photojournalism and Mass Communication 2006-2009
National Press Photographers Association 2007 - Present
Creator and head of the Student Media Leadership group at
Secretary of the student run chapter on
President for the chapter for the 2008-2009 academic year.
Scholastic Arts Gold Key award for Photography 2004
Collegiate Keystone Press photographers for News 2009
Nominated for outstanding senior of the
Permanent display at the
Portrait of an Inauguration-
Individual gallery show at - Market Street Ale House May 2009
NPPA photo gallery - Elections - Point Park University 2008
Student art show, theme photo stories – Point Park University 2007
Student art show, intro to black and white – Point Park University 2006
Student art show, theme old to the new – Corning Community College 2006
503 Academic Hall