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Curriculum Vitae Michelle Brady 429 N. Blackhawk Blvd. Apt. C Rockton, IL 61072 (815) 543-7736 michelle@beingcruelisntcool.com Skills and Interests: Digital photo restoration, color correction, retouching, and manipulation, using Photoshop CS3 and CS5. Studio, tabletop, portrait, and environmental photography. Traditional black and white processes, C-41 color negative printing, Cyanotype Printing, and digital printing. Bachelor of Arts Degree (May 2010)- Academic Experience at Columbia College Chicago: Foundations of Photography I, Darkroom Workshop I, Foundations of Photography II, Darkroom Workshop II, Advanced Color Photography, Digital Imaging I, History of Photography I, View Camera I, Digital Imaging II, Studio I, History of Photography II, Studio II, Internship: Photography, Documentary Photography, and Photography Seminar. Master of Fine Arts Degree (May 2014)- Academic Experience at The Academy of Art University: Photography Concept, The Language of Photography, The Nature of Photography, Color and Light, Photographer & Photoshop, Experimental Photography, Thesis Project Development. Professional Experience: Intern-Alter, Chicago, IL (www.thinkalter.com), January 2010-May 2010. Observed technical studio photography, prepared the studio for clients, practiced retouching techniques using Photoshop CS3, and cleaned and organized the prop room. Photographer- deBoudoir, Chicago, IL (www.deboudoir.com), November 2013March 2014. Photographed intimate portraits of women, set up and take down photography equipment, upload and send files to the editors, clean the studio, and work as a team member to efficiently run the studio. Group Exhibition: May 14, 2010, Manifest Urban Arts Festival at Columbia College Chicago. Equipment: Canon 70 D, 35 mm Canon Rebel T2, Digital Canon Rebel XS, and Lomography Holga and Fisheye cameras. Tripod, Canon zoom lens 75mm-300mm, Canon 18mm-55mm lens, Canon 18-135mm lens, Canon Speedlite 430EX II, and a Sekonic Flash Master L-358, Hardware/Software: Macbook Pro with OS X software, Adobe Photoshop CS6, Bridge, and Lightroom.

Curriculum Vitae