Nicholas S. Benner

Contact
nicholas@nicholasbenner.com
@nicholasbenner | twitter + instagram                                   
(765) 808-1897

Education
Ball State University, Muncie Indiana
Degree: Bachelor of Science                                               
Major: Journalism/ Photo
Minor: Digital Media

Work Experience
University of Missouri, Columbia, MO (June 2006 – present)
Senior Media Producer

The Herald Bulletin, Anderson, IN (November 2005 – June 2006)
Photojournalist

Workshops
2009 Eddie Adams Workshop
2010 American Diversity Project
2014 Mediastorm Methodology workshop

Awards
2004 Hearst Photojournalism Competition 2nd place feature photo
2010 CASE gold award individual photograph
2011 CASE silver award for photographer of the year
2013 award of excellence Communication Arts Photography Annual
2017 CASE gold award viewbook and prospectuses

Skills
Highly proficient in all categories of dslr photography
Advanced knowledge of Adobe Photoshop
Extensive experience location and studio lighting
Advanced knowledge of entire Adobe design suite
Experience inputting and updating content in several different CMS's
Experience maintaining a large digital asset management system
Comfortable adapting to different project management solutions
Superb communication skills in an academic environment

References available upon request