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Ash Kapriyelov
Telephone: 07412 985 235
Email: [email protected] Web http://www.ak-photo.co.uk
A creative and highly motivated business professional, with a proven record of success in the digital and media
industries, and a wealth of transferable skills, including outstanding interpersonal and production management
abilities. A capable organiser, quick to grasp – and make good use of – new ideas and information. Reliable and
conscientious in everything he takes on. Enjoys being part of a productive team; equally comfortable working on own
initiative. Currently looking for a new and challenging role in PR within the digital entertainment industry, one that
would enable the use of existing skills while allowing the opportunity for continued professional development.
Career Summary
2013 to date
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BLOGGER/ADMINISTRATOR
Tomb of Ash
Developing informative and engaging content for publication on blogs relating to the Tomb Raider video
game series
Participating in interviews with developers, networking and participating in community events as well as
conducting research to acquire in depth information on the topic
2011 to date
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2014
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FREELANCE JOURNALIST/TRANSLATOR
Lara Croft in Russia
Supporting colleagues and fellow enthusiasts of Tomb Raider video games in Russia, contributing to articles
on the website and translating articles from English to Russian
MOTION GRAPHIC ANIMATOR
The Hatch, Liverpool
Successfully completing a period of work experience as part of a university qualification, assigned to the
production team
Utilising Adobe Creative Suite to assist with the delivery of artwork and facilitate the completion of creative
briefs
2012 – 2015
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DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY
Liverpool John Moores University
Delivering comprehensive support to facilitate the completion of multiple projects in support of degree
qualification
Apr 2012
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MEDIA VOLUNTEER
Royal de Luxe, Liverpool
Supporting a high profile event (the Sea Odyssey) in Liverpool over the course of a weekend, capturing
creative images of the event
2009 – 2011
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COMPUTER TECHNICIAN AND COMMUNICATIONS
Expert Co, Turkmenistan
Personally accountable for the completion of computer repair and assembly, deploying superior
troubleshooting skills to resolve complex issues
Assisting with the installation of software and programming on biometric readers
Establishing effective communication channels with suppliers overseas, demonstrating the ability to converse
fluently through the provision of translation services
May 2010
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CO-OWNER OF A SMALL BUSINESS
Turkmenistan
Directing the day to day operations of a business specialising in the provision of fire safety equipment in
Ukraine, Belarus, Russia and Sweden
Sourcing and securing new business, establishing connections with potential partners, monitoring shipments
and conducting research
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Education and Qualifications
Media Production, John Moores University (2015)
BA Honours:
Foundation Degree: Media Production, Liverpool Community College (2014)
Exhibitions Featured in
2014
9th Splitska Tiramola, Split, Croatia
2014
Art Takes Miami 2014, Miami
2013
Armory Art Show, New York
2013
Art Takes Miami 2013, Miami
2013
Exposure, New York
2012
Creatives Rising, New York
2012
Art Takes Miami 2012, Miami
2012
One Life, New York
2012
Art Takes New York 2012, New York
Key Skills
I.T.:
Languages:
Hardware – Audio, Camera and Lighting Equipment
Software – Microsoft Office,
Adobe Creative Suite including Premiere, Photoshop, Illustrator and After Effects
Autodesk 3DS Max
Finalcut Pro
Windows and Mac OS
Russian – Native, English – Fluent, Croatian – Basic
Interests and Activities
Journalism, Cinema and Photography
References are available on request
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