To see his experiences come into action, check out the PRODUCTION ASSISTANT REEL here.


"RIVER REGION EVENING EDITION"
BRIEF DESCRIPTION: River Region is an award winning, student-produced newscast at Southern Illinois University. It airs Monday-Thursday at 5pm on the WSIU-TV PBS Station during the school year.

ROLES
Camera Op for 2014 Spring Semester
Audio Technician for 2014-2015 Season
Techncial Director and Director for 2015-2016 Season
For directors reel of River Region Evening Edition, contact Thad at tlolling@gmail.com

A link to River Region's Website can be found here.

Screenshots from a newscast Thad directed on April 4th, 2016. To view the episode in its entirety, contact tlolling@gmail.com for more information.
Video shot of Thad's role as technical director. Video shot courtesy of "Expressions" Episode 5.10
"SALUKI SPORTSVIEW"
BRIEF DESCRIPTION: Students from Southern Illinois University produce and live broadcast a sports show 2-3 times each semester. This show has won numerous awards including awards from the Illinois Broadcasters Association.



ROLES
Teleprompter and Camera Op for 2014-2015 Season
Audio Technician for 2015 Fall Semester
Technical Director for 2016 Spring Semester.

Thad's best performance as Technical Director was a Saluki SportsView episode aired on 04/28/2016 on PBS. It was previously available to stream on River Region's YouTube channel. The episode was recently deleted off YouTube and is currently unavailable to be shown at the moment. Highlights from another SportsView episode will later to put in the REELS section as soon as that becomes available.
"SCHOLASTIC HI-Q"
BRIEF DESCRIPTION: High school scholastic teams from the Southern Illinois area compete in a game show environment. The show is entirely student-produced and airs Sundays at 9am on the WSIU-TV PBS station.

ROLES
Camera Operator for 2014 Season
Lead Director for 2015 Season

Watch an episode from the show here.
"EXPRESSIONS"
BRIEF DESCRIPTION: Artists from Illinois, Missouri, and Kentucky are spotlighted on an interview based show. B-roll and pictures of artwork are also implemented into episodes of the show. Episodes are broadcasted Thursdays at 9pm on the WSIU-TV PBS Station.

ROLES
Offline Editor for 2015 Season and 2016 Season
Jib operator, camera operator, and audio technician for 2015 Season
Lead Director for 2016 Season

Watch an episode from the show here.
Video shot of Thad's directing duties. Video shot courtesy of "Expressions" Episode 5.10
Snapshot of Thad's video editing duties during the 2015 Season. Check out the episode seen in the photo here.
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