WORK EXPERIENCE

 

  • University of Notre Dame, South Bend, IN
            Producer/Videographer/Editor, January 2015 - Present
                    •    Oversee Productions from start to finish
                    •    Preproduction with Clients within the University
                    •    Extensive use of a variety of cameras, sliders, jibs, and shoulder rigs
                    •    On set lighting and audio recording
                    •    Video editing, motion graphics, sound design 

  •  Ryan Blaske Freelance Videographer, South Bend, IN
            Director/Videographer/Editor, April 2009 - Present
                    •    Oversee Productions from start to finish
                    •    Preproduction with Clients and Production companies
                    •    Extensive use of a variety  of cameras, sliders, jibs, and shoulder rigs
                    •    On set lighting, audio recording, timelapse photography
                    •    Video editing, motion graphics, sound design 

 

  • Absolute innovations, Osceola, IN
            Video Editor,  May 2012 - December 2014
                    •    Edited over 200 Promotional Pieces, Interviews and Commercials
                    •    Organized upcoming shooting elements
                    •    Created motion graphics for all videos
                    •    Additional shooter on larger projects

 

  •  WNIT Public Television, South Bend IN
            Camera Operator/Telepromter/Video Editor,  January 2010 - December 2012
                    •    In school internship
                    •    Camera Operator / Teleprompter Operation
                                •   Experience Michiana
                                •   Economic Outlook
                                •   Ask an Expert
                                •   Politically Speaking
                    •    Video Editor for Experience Michiana

     

EDUCATION

  • IVY TECH COMMUNITY COLLEGE - Associate Degree -  Visual Communications 2013

  • Cinematography and Lighting Workshop - Ryan Booth - 2016

  • Sound Advice Tour - Frank Serafine - 2015

  • Directing Motion Workshop - Vincent Laforet - 2014

  • Cutting Edge Post Production Workshop - Adam Epstein - 2014

AWARDS

  • ADDY Silver 2017 - Steps - University of Notre Dame 

  • ADDY Bronze 2017 - A Seed (:30 Spot) - University of Notre Dame

  • ADDY Bronze 2016 - DTSB // Fall Promo  

  • Kalamazoo Bicycle Film Festival 2015 - Runner up - Flying V Messengers  

  • Chancellor's Award - Spring Student Exhibit 2013 - Ivy Tech Community College

  • ADDY Best of Show Student 2013 - ESPN Radio 

  • ADDY Gold - District Level 2013 - ESPN Radio

  • ADDY Best of Show Student 2012 - Gravity Skateboards 

FILM // DOCUMENTARY

  • G (Homeboy) - University of Notre Dame - Director/DP/Editor

  • Trail Blazers // Emily Daly - University of Notre Dame - Director/DP/Editor

  • Why I Fight Cancer - University of Notre Dame - Director/DP/Editor

  • Steps in Time: Irish Dance at Notre Dame - University of Notre Dame - Director/DP/Editor

  • Steps - University of Notre Dame - Director/DP/Editor

  • Notre Dame Family Wines - University of Notre Dame - Director/DP/Editor

  • Mothers Day 2016 - University of Notre Dame - Director/DP/Editor

  • CASPAR - University of Notre Dame - Director/DP/Editor

  • Welcome to the House of Luthiery - Co-Director/DP/Editor

  • Haiti - University of Notre Dame - Director/Co-DP/Editor

  • The Great Smoky Mountains Time-Lapse - Director/DP/Editor

  • Tim Legge Story - University of Notre Dame - Director/Co-DP/Editor

  • Product of Failures - Director/DP/Editor

  • Homegrown - A Midwest Timelapse - Director/DP/Editor

  • Knights and Nobles - Director/DP/Editor

  • Hello Gorgeous - HooplaHa - Director/DP/Editor

COMMERCIAL 

  • Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. & Fr. Hesburgh Monument Campaign - City of South Bend - Director/DP/Editor

  • The Chase: Hawkins Water Tech - Todd Allen Design - Director/DP/Editor

  • Dare to Dream - University of Notre Dame - Co-Director/DP/Editor

  • B-Present Studio Promo - B-Present Studio - Director/DP/Editor

  • DTSB // Fall Promo - DTSB - Co-Director/DP/Editor

  • Wake up the Echos - University of Notre Dame - Co-DP/Co-Editor

  • Flying V Messengers - Vince Barbhan - Co-Director/DP/Editor

  • Grant Beachy // Photographer - Grant Beachy - Director/DP/Editor

  • "Visit South Bend" Tourism Video - Explore Media - Time-Lapse Photographer

  • Leisure Pool & Spa Supply Inc. Testimonial Video - LP&S - Director/DP/Editor

  • "Burrito Run" - Sunburst Races - Director/DP/Editor

  • Brew Werks Indiegogo Campaign - Brew Werks Brewery - Co-Director/DP/Editor

  • Hello Donuts Kickstarter Campaign - Hello Donuts - Director/DP/Editor

  • K&D Trade Show Video - K&D Custom Coach - Director/DP/Editor

  • Lawyer Links Commercial - Lawyer Links 

MUSIC VIDEOS 

  • Zach DuBois - Work Harder - Director/DP/Editor

  • The Fury - Let Me Go - Director/DP/Editor

  • Versus Me - (A)Tension // Feat. Craig Mabbitt - Director/DP/Editor

  • The B.E.A.T. - East Meets West - Co-Director/DP/Editor

  • Joanna Beasley - Rooftops - Director/DP/Editor

  • Fourth & Coast - Yours to Create - Director/DP/Editor

  • Point Ash - Gary, IN - Director/DP/Editor

  • Zach DuBois - Back Home Again (Indiana) - Director/DP/Editor

  • Laid In Stone - Tenfold - Director/DP/Editor

  • J Tubbs - T.R.U.T.H. - Director/DP/Editor

  • Breaking Tides - The Midwest Is Fine Without You - Director/DP/Editor

  • DMBZDOT -Oh! - Director/DP/Editor

  • Home of the Brave - The Red Summer - Director/DP/Editor

  • Daytrip - Watch Me - Director/DP/Editor

  • Quarry Times - Movie On - Director/DP/Editor

  • Ale-G - Good Evening - Director/DP/Editor

  • Newton Boi - Need a Reason - Director/DP/Editor

  • Jay Damage - Sleepin' On Me - Director/DP/Editor

  • Skies Beneath Us - The Past Never Fades Away - Director/DP/Editor

  • Aaron McDonald - When You Smile - Director/DP/Editor

  • Home of the Brave - Outlanders - Director/DP/Editor

  • Frequency Theater - Heaven Only Knows - Director/DP/Editor

  • Aaron Jennings - Let You Go - Director/DP/Editor

  • We'll Watch It Burn - Oh Yeah... Curious George - Director/DP/Editor

  • Aaron Jennings - Crushin' - Director/DP/Editor