C H E L E A. M A C R A K I S
a photographer with Web Design capabilities
Experience/Skills: 10+ years photography experience,
2+ years digital photography,
2+years project management, 4+
years of design experience, 2+ years of Internet design (including
user interface design and graphic design) and information design
experience; I understand the constraints and opportunities unique
to the web as a medium for design; strong working knowledge of Dreamweaver
and Photoshop, some Flash, and Freehand, Quark, HTML, film
theory, typography, browser capability standards, institutional
identity , rapid user interface prototyping experience.
: Rhode Island School of Design
A w a r d s :
from Institute of International Education
International Telephone and Telegraph
(Fulbright Fellowship) to
S e l
e c t e d P o s i t i o n s
F r e e l a n c e Photography W o r k
S e l e c t e d P
o s i t i o n s
Intern/Usher Film Department MFA Museum of Fine Arts
Web/Graphic Designer for the Hypermedia
Teaching Facility /
Educational Media Creation Center (emcc) MIT
1998-9 Regis College Fine Arts Center Computer
1995 - Dr. Wu Ophthalmology - Ophthalmic photographer. Retinal
order supplies, maintain catalogue slide files, work with lab.
1995-2000 Carpenter Center Darkroom Harvard: Lab Tech/Advisor/Monitor
1989 - 90 Nelles Guide to Crete : Managing Editor Munich,
Project Manager | Editor | Information Designer |
Photographer for maps, text and images
Mount Zominthos, Crete
1988-92 Correspondent / Photojournalist
Island School of Design
Press Images, Paris, France.
Newsweek, Reuters, see below
Photography Instructor/ Advisor
Athens College, Deree College Athens, GR
Custom Color Printer
Colorlab Providence, RI
Providence, RI 02906
Teaching Assistant, Lab Monitor, Librarian
r e e l a n c e W o r k
Some Major Stories: City of Poros Terrorist Attack, Heat Wave, Trireme/Mercouri,
Assad, Ozal, Arafat, Cyprus, The Macedonian Border,
Kalamata Earthquake, Flight of Daedalus. Mount Zominthos - The archaological
site. Athens Subway !
Publications: Time, Figaro, Le Point, Express, Europeo, International
Herald Tribune,Star Magazine, Liberation , APA Insight Guides-Greece,
Tachidromos, Athens ,Turkey, The New York Times , Refugee magazine,
Food & Wine, M.D. magazine, Zygos, Columbia Film Review, City
International, Radcliffe Quarterly, New Scientist, Portrait of Greece,
Many Greek, French and International Magazines. Markets Magazine.
Bicycling magazine,Ophthalmology for Primary Care. Mr. Food's Easy
Cooking. Boston Food Lover. Boston Sidewalk.
Film, Theater ( photograph plateau)
Minoans" Beresford Productions.
Olympics" 1896 Athens.
Elgin and Some Stones of No Value" Chris Miles.
Without Zoe" Coppola. Acropolis Scene.
Ants" (Paradise opens with a Skeleton Key) with Ian Dury
Last Bet" Kostas Zirinis.with Daniel Olbryski .
& Eve" Kalouta Theatre.
Brechts "Mahogony" Greek/East German Prod.
Musicals, political satire
Princess Marina. Anti Vivisection Society. Santorini - grill &
Kazarian's Antiques. Jobs for Youth.
National Greek Tourist Organization. Elounda Luxury Hotels. American
Farm School. Pierce College. Regis College
Disney Hachette Presse. Thermoelectron. Healthworks
Kodin Kuvahleti. Wellbridge Center. Cafe Paradiso. Piccolo Nido. Pho
Republic, Cambridge Isotope Laboratory.Sana Balm, Schepens Eye Institute.
Microsoft . Harvard University. Carpenter Center. Healthworks.
Formats : 35 mm, 21/4, 4x5. Digital
Greek, Some French
C o m p u t e r P r o g r a m s : Adobe
Photoshop/ Imageready 5.5 , Some Premiere, Macromedia Dreamweaver
3 , Fireworks, Flash, Macromedia Director and Freehand, Quark-X-Press,
Net Objects Fusion, GIF Animation, Sound Edit Pro. (html)
Description of my ideal company : An innovative company on the
ocean or an island in the mediterranean with high exposed timber beam
ceilings, interesting upbeat work in Web Design publishing where I can
pick up new skills, work with a team, partner with clients. A place
where work is a delight, ideas flow...