Nicole Pajer

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Nicole Pajer is a freelance writer who lives and works in Los Angeles. She has written for Billboard, Rolling Stone, AOL, Fuse, VH1, Men's Journal, Grammy.com,The Red Bulletin, Hemispheres, Emmys.com, The Honda Civic Tour, Cesar's Way, and more.

Articles by Nicole Pajer

  • Digital imaging technician Matthew Love on how his role lightens the load on sets for commercials, music videos, and movies, by decreasing the wait time between shooting and editing together footage.
  • Moving from Cyprus to produce music in America, Nicolas Farmakalidis knows a thing or two about taking risks to pursue his passion. Find out how his decision to leave home led him to run a successful home studio producing international pop...
  • Creative Director: Josh Mintz
    According to busterINK Creative Director Josh Mintz, designing key art for film and TV is about marketing with a purpose: ensuring people tune in or show up during major premieres.
  • Stephanie Tull
    After eyeballing different roles on set as an intern, Stephanie Tull talked to enough crew members to realize that the Directors’ Guild of America training program was the best path to becoming an assistant director.
  • Sound Engineer: David Eisenhauer
    Front-of-house engineer David Eisenhauer is a veteran of live sound, a proponent of analog gear, and a world traveler. His noted talent for mixing sold-out stadium shows regularly takes him on the road with stars like Jon Bon Jovi, Kelly...
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    The product of a long musical lineage, John Beasley’s aptitude was never in question. However, it would take years of networking and mentorship to launch his international career and bring him to Abbey Road, laying down tracks for James...
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    The most challenging part of the job, says Volition senior animator Nick Niebling, is setting his virtual puppets free. A perfectionist and true animation enthusiast, it is that sort of dedication to the craft that has helped Niebling...
  • Jeffrey Hart TH
    From Optimus Prime to Batman, the crew of the Enterprise to the Wolf Pack, Jeffrey Hart has worked with some of the heaviest box office hitters in recent years. What has he learned? Sometimes it is OK to peek over Michael Bay’s ...
  • Melinda Jackson TH
    While attending school at Campbell University, Melinda Jackson set her sites on moving to Los Angeles and working in the entertainment industry. The road to becoming an entertainment publicist was not an easy one—Jackson moved across the...
  • Michelle Torres TH
    Michelle Torres’ work has graced your television set during your favorite critically aclaimed series and guilty pleasures, but you probably weren’t paying attention. 
  • Michael Kaminsky TH
    By the time Michael Kaminsky graduated college, he’d already run a succesful computer start-up and a college television station. He’s since parlayed that production know-how and business-mindedness into a career as an artist...
  • David Freid TH
    A 60-second tour of Jerusalem helped land photograher and videographer David Freid a gig on MTV’s Catfish. The trick, he says, is finding a visually compelling way of translating the virtual relationships of the show’s subjects...
  • Evan Peters TH
    A record label A&R rep conjures up images of music execs sitting on bar stools night after night, scouting for the industry’s “next best thing.” While checking out live shows in the hopes of discovering new bands is part of the job,...