Nicholas S. Benner

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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)
Multimedia Specialist

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


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

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.

Highly proficient with DSLR video production
Advanced knowledge editing video in Adobe Premiere
Extensive experience with location and studio lighting

Advanced knowledge of Adobe design suite
Superb communication skills in an academic environment, allowing successful collaboration with students, faculty and staff


References available upon request