Adam Kaplan has been active in the Film & Television Production industry for over 10 years. In 1999, Adam attended the Brookhaven Technical Center acquiring the skills needed in the TV production industry. He then graduated the Gibbs School with an Associate Degree in Digital Arts & Animation. Adam relocated to Fort Lauderdale, Florida to continue his study at the Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale where in 2007 he received a Bachelors Degree in Digital Film Making & Video Production. Upon graduation, he was presented with the school’s prestigious Highest Achievement Award.
Adam’s past work experience includes working for NBC 6 (WTVJ) as a Production Technician. At NBC, Adam’s duties included the operation of the Robotic Cameras, Handheld Cameras, Steadicam, Shading and correcting the news and outside cameras, and Floor Managing. Adam also worked for Sonshine Communications. Adam worked in the creative services department as a Production Coordinator. At Sonshine, Adam was responsible for all aspects of pre-production and post-production, which included editing, motion graphics, lighting, directing, and shooting. He is well versed in the latest technologies available.
In 2007. Adam founded ASK Media Productions Inc.. ASK is a client-focused film & media production company concentrating on the development of powerful and creative video, film, photography, web design, and 3-D motion graphics. Over the last 5 years, Adam built a solid team of industry professionals from Producers, Directors, Cinematographers, Graphic Designers, Web Designers & Photographers. In a very short time, Adam’s talent and superior work has attracted an impressive client list including AOL, CNN, HBO, VH1, Panasonic, Reebok, Prince Tennis, Maxim, Keiser University, Ritz Carlton, Express, Bank Atlantic, Bahamas, Chicago White Sox, SFFD & Clearband to name a few. Adam has also worked with Celebrities such as Shakira, Alan Jackson, Akon, Fat Joe, Kardinal Official, Floyd Mayweather, Alonzo Mourning, Chad Ocho Cinco, Adam Sandler, Chris Rock, Bill Parcells & Adrian Grenier.
In 2010, ASK Media Productions expanded the vast services it offers and began producing independent films. Since then, ASK has produced 4 short films and is in pre-production on a feature that will start shooting in early 2012. Adam also started a subsidiary company called ASK-Studios, which will focus on high-end commercial photography.
Adam’s philosophy for success in this industry is you must always stay a step ahead of the industry. In addition, you must always be flexible and willing to adapt to constantly changing technologies. When he is not working, he is researching about the latest equipment & networking for the next big project to produce.