Nicholas O’Sullivan was born and raised in Townsville. For the last five years Nicholas has operated his own business in Information Technologies while also completing a Multimedia Journalism Degree at James Cook University. At the dawn of becoming a fully qualified journalist, Nicholas has seen his business become successful, well known, and recognised by the local industry.
Education & Jobs.
- B.A. Multimedia Jouranlism2012 - 2014
James Cook University, Australia, Townsville
- Certificate III & IV in FitnessNov 2013 - Feb 2014
Fitness Institute, Australia, Townsville
- High School CertificateNovember 2009
Kirwan High School, Australia, Townsville
Skills & Attributes.
I have a high level of skill and knowledge on documentary photographic reportage, interview and research techniques. I’m able to prepare an industry standard current affairs package for television and short television documentaries. I can also demonstrate confidence and ability in the use of digital technologies to conceive and produce original stories via a digital means.
- Print Journalism
Tertiary studies have developed my skills in shaping information for print news stories. My print journalism skills have been developed by refining my writing and interviewing skills.
- Video Journalism
Tertiary studies and experience out in the field by working in a video production environment have aided in the development of my ENG news gathering and presentation skills. I have a capacity to prepare an industry standard current affairs package for television, and a short television documentary. I have also strived to continually refine my professional quality writing, voice and personal presentation for video mediums.
- Administration and Business Practices
In my time as a sole-trader I have become aware of business processes for managing clients and relationships with new and existing clientele.I also have extensive knowledge and experience in record management.
- Linux, Windows and Mac OSX
Knowledgeable in all major operating systems including the use of Linux as a VPS and web server for serving both websites and data such as streamed music and video.
- Web Development
- Adobe Suites
Experience with Adobe’s Master Collection of software including Photoshop, Audition, Flash, Premiere Pro, Illustrator and Dreamweaver.