Resume


Mike Kvackay

Denver, CO 80228
Cell: (847) 602-4652
mikekvackay@gmail.com

Downloadable PDF version available here

 

Education

Northern Michigan University

2013.  School of Art and Design. Marquette, Michigan. Bachelor of Fine Arts: Digital Cinematography.

Professional Experience

Concert Photographer

2015. Rooster Magazine – Boulder, CO.

Freelance Videographer & Editor

2015. Revision Skis – Grand Rapids, MI.

•  Produce and edit short ski videos for online distribution.

2014-2015. Lumenati LLC – Denver, CO.

•  Second videographer and assistant editor working with clients such as Boomtown Accelerator and the Breckenridge Outdoor Education Center

Wedding Videographer

2014. All Digital Studios – Lafayette, CO.

•  Cover all facets of the wedding day on camera

Event Photographer and Videographer

2014. City2Snow LLC – Denver, CO.

Lead Cinematographer & Editor

2013-2015. Camp of Champions Ski and Snowboard Camp. Whistler, British Columbia, Canada

•  Produce weekly ski videos during a one month period

Aaron Peterson Photography – Assistant Videographer and Editor

2013. Freelance artist Aaron Peterson. Chatham, Michigan

General Experience

2015. Eye Five and Ship Offers. Centennial, Colorado. Data entry and fulfillment for herbal supplements.

2013-2014. Bozeman Camera and Repair. Bozeman, Montana. Inform and sell high end Digital SLR Cameras

2012-2013. NMU Facilities Department. Marquette, Michigan. Maintain and upkeep the grounds at Northern Michigan University.

2007-2012. Winberie’s Restaurant and Bar. Buffalo Grove, Illinois. Host, busboy, and food runner.

Publications

Fall 2014. FStoppers Online Publication, Enjoy the views in this Aspen, CO motion timelapse.

https://fstoppers.com/gear/sit-back-and-enjoy-fall-colors-aspen-colorado-motion-timelapse-39058

Spring 2013. Smithsonian Magazine Online editor Ryan Reed chose my timelapse video as their “Editor’s Pick.  http://blogs.smithsonianmag.com/inmotion/2013/04/12/editors-pick-michigans-spectacular-upper-peninsula/

Winter 2013. Online Electronic Magazine, UP Second Wave Media published an article about the usage of my photography through Instagram. http://up.secondwavemedia.com/features/instagramup1913.aspx

Fall 2012. Article written about my fall time-lapse video by Douglas Main, Our Amazing Planet.  http://www.ouramazingplanet.com/3625-fall-leaves-time-lapse-video.html