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Thomas Hausman

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photojournalist • audio editor 


EXPERIENCE

 

The Two Beer Queers, Washington
Co-host, Producer

July 2017 - Present

  • Record, produce, edit, and co-host a biweekly podcast covering topics of LGBTQ lifestyles in an approachable and conversational format
  • Manage deadline recording and editing responsibilities, shared with co-host.
  • Podcast marketing, which lead to a large boost in listeners, now averaging 600 listens per episode.
  • Nominated for Best Podcast at DC Webfest

 

     
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    The Diamondback, College Park
    Photo Editor

    March 2015 - May 2018

    • Manage the news photography staff of six
    • Work with editorial staff to ensure comprehensive photo coverage for daily online and weekly print editions
    • Promoted after working seven months as a staff photographer

    The Washington Blade, Washington
    Photo Intern

    July 2017 - December 2018

    • Photograph a wide array of assignments, including Capitol Hill news, the White House, LGBTQ nightlife, and profile portraits. 
    • Work with the photo editor to manage WordPress assets for all stories.
       
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      Capital News Service, Washington
      Staff Photographer

      January 2017 - April 2017

      • Develop 360-degree video techniques with Future of Information Alliance Seed grant team to improve journalistic transparency
      • Photograph daily news in the Capitol, covering both houses of congress, with coverage including live-tweeting
      • Generate stand-alone photo stories for school supported wire service

      SKILLS

      • Audio recording, editing, and mastering
      • Studio and journalistic photography
      • Shooting and editing 360-degree video
      • Adobe Creative Cloud
      • HTML and CSS proficient
      You really nailed this
      — Jon Sham, photojournalism professor