Brian Paris Digital Storyteller


Non Voters in America (2013)

Web and Graphic Design

Designed the website.

Washington Media Institute (2012)


Conducted workshops on editing with Adobe Premiere and creating project websites.

Washington Press Club Foundation (2012)


The Washington Press Club Foundation conducts oral history interviews focused on “Women in Journalism.” During this project I was responsible for setup, lighting, recording and encoding the interview for DVD and web use.

Golden Apple Awards – Central Illinois (2008)

Producer, Director, Editor, DVD Authoring and Production

The Golden Apple Awards recognize the best teachers in Chicago and the suburbs. In 2008, the Golden Apple foundation expanded to recognize teachers in Central Illinois. I organized, produced and directed the recording of the ceremony. Managed theater, lighting, video and audio departments to set up and record the show. Edited the video for broadcast on WILL TV and UI7. I also produced the DVD that was given to all of the guest of the event.

AOSSM Surgical Skills DVDs (2008)

Editor, Graphic Design, DVD Author

Edited video footage from surgeries and lectures to provide training DVDs for Surgical Skills workshops. Produced graphics for the video. Authored the final DVDs.

Tim Nugent Documentary: Uni. of Illinois (2007)

Location Videography (DC), Lighting, Audio, Video Conversion
Produced location footage for a documentary following Tim Nugent’s visit to Washington, DC for a reunion with his military unit and trip to the World War II Memorial.

Springfield Race Riot Documentary: Crowdson Co. (2007)

Videography, Lighting, Field Audio

Shot location and green screen interviews for this documentary. Also shot b-roll in Springfield and Chicago.

Estrojam Music Festival: Audio Recording (2007)

Audio Recording Engineer

Recorded performances at six venues in Chicago that were later mixed into a compilation CD of the festival.

Innocent Words Magazine (2005-2007)


Photographed bands and editorial photos for music magazine.

Poster Design (2005-2007)

Designer – Evolver Asheville, We Get To Be Canadians

Logo, Marketing and Poster Design.

Oregon Public Television (2005)

Field Audio Recording

Boom Operator, Sound Mixing and Recording

ABC Sports (2004-2005)

Production Assistant

Set up and ran cables for college football games.