Author: Richard Fink

Freelance content writer with more than 15 years’ experience producing New Media content. Using my background in Art, Writing, and Public Affairs, I help my clients organize and refresh their branding and marketing assets so they can effectively share their story and connect with their target audience using both traditional and digital media outlets.

Up Armored Ice Cream Truck (Video)

CLIENT

  • US Army

PROJECT DETAILS

  • The RG-31 Mine Resistance Ambush Protection Vehicle, or MRAP, provides protection to soldiers and happiness to Afghan children. Army Sergeant Richard Fink has the story…

PIECES CREATED

  • Video TV Package, 1 minute 24 seconds

TOOLS USED

  • Video Camera
  • Avid Editing Software

RCP (Video)

CLIENT

  • US Army

PROJECT DETAILS

  • It’s out with the old and in with the new in the fight against IEDs. Army Sergeant Richard Fink has the story…

PIECES CREATED

  • Video TV Package, 1 minute 21 seconds

TOOLS USED

  • Video Camera
  • Avid Editing Software

RCP (Radio)

CLIENT

  • US Army

PROJECT DETAILS

  • Radio Package
  • Title: Trucks Provide Safety
  • Produced by: SGT Richard Fink, 5th MPAD
  • Date: 2 March 2009
  • Location: Khost, Afghanistan
  • Run Time: 1:25
  • Unit Covered: 1431 Eng Co. Sappers, Michigan National Guard
  • Lead: It’s out with the old and in with the new in the fight against IEDs. Army Sergeant Richard Fink has the story.

PIECES CREATED

  • Radio Package, 1 minute 25 seconds

TOOLS USED

  • Panasonic Video Camera
  • Avid Editing Software

Solider Skater in Salerno (Radio)

CLIENT

  • US Army

PROJECT DETAILS

  • Radio Package
  • Title: Soldier Skater in Salerno
  • Produced By: SGT Richard Fink
  • Date: 26 February 2009
  • Location: KHOST, Afghanistan
  • Run time: 1:23
  • Unit covered: N/A
  • Lead: Overcoming stress in a combat zone sometimes just requires leaping a few inches off the ground. Army sergeant Richard fink explains.

PIECES CREATED

  • Radio Package, 1 minute 23 seconds

TOOLS USED

  • Panasonic Video Camera
  • Avid Editing Software

Musician Adjusts to Iraq (Video)

CLIENT

  • US Army

PROJECT DETAILS

  • As the First Armored Division continues to move into position in Iraq, one soldier is working hard to develop a good rhythm during the transition process. Specialist Richard Fink reports…

PIECES CREATED

  • Video TV Package, 1 minute 45 seconds

TOOLS USED

  • Panasonic Video Camera
  • Avid Editing Software

1 AD HEAT (Video)

CLIENT

  • US Army

PROJECT DETAILS

  • NCOs are disorienting First Armored Division Soldiers on purpose to prepare them for upcoming missions. As Specialist Richard Fink explains, the method is a round about way to train, but it’s the best way for the soldiers to learn.

PIECES CREATED

  • Video TV Package, 1 minute 42 seconds

TOOLS USED

  • Video Camera
  • Avid Editing Software

1 AD CQM (Video)

CLIENT

  • US Army

PROJECT DETAILS

  • First Armored Division Soldiers are still waiting to move into Iraq from Kuwait. But they’re putting that hold over time to good use. Specialist Richard Fink explains.

PIECES CREATED

  • Video TV Package, 1 minute 36 seconds

TOOLS USED

  • Video Camera
  • Avid Editing Software

1 AD Pre-Deployment BBQ (Video)

CLIENT

  • US Army

PROJECT DETAILS

  • Steaks, ribs, games, and a command lead performance of a Van Morrison Classic. And that’s only a sliver of what First Armored Division troops and their families were treated to at the 1 AD pre-deployment ceremony and BBQ. Specialist Richard Fink reports.

PIECES CREATED

  • Video TV Package, 2 minutes 5 seconds

TOOLS USED

  • Video Camera
  • Avid Editing Software

Elvis in Germany (Video)

CLIENT

  • US Army

PROJECT DETAILS

  • Elvis Presley has certainly left a legacy in the world of music. But his actions have also left a very personal impression on several of his lifelong fans. SPC Richard Fink has more.

PIECES CREATED

  • Video TV Package, 2 minutes 5 seconds

TOOLS USED

  • Video Camera
  • Avid Editing Software