Farid Al Bestenli

I am a Digital Media specialist and a senior Web Developer. Experienced with all stages of development cycle for dynamic projects. Well-versed in numerous programming languages including PHP, JavaScript, SQL, and SHELL. Strong background in project management and customer relations. I am also an IT specialist with experience in startups and leadership.

+971 544 07 1101
Dubai, UAE

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MY SKILLS

Web Development
Video Production
Graphics & Animation

MY EXPERIENCE

Managing director at ilove-apple.com
2011 – present

iLove-apple.com has been the first Arabic Cydia repository in iPhone, iPods, and iPads for Arabs all around the world and has helped a lot of people managing their iDevices.
Accomplishments:
* Less than 210,000 worldwide rank in Alexa.
* The first Arabic source for the Apple devices.
* Getting revenues through selling services and advertisment.


Video production
2016 – present

Created a thriller short film called iPhone X Thief.
Created another short film called Bautiful Smile.
Created a Barbershop commercial.
* I worked as camera operator, video editor, and sound engineer in all of my work.


Web Developer - audmun.org
2014 – present

The AUD Model United Nations (AUDMUN) comprises of a diverse range of students from a variety of backgrounds who share a vested and collective interest in International Relations and Foreign Policy. The club started in 2009 and was founded by a small group of AUD students passionate about the Model UN along with staff members from the AUD External Relations department.


Web Service and back-end developer
2014

AUD Events App, is an application made for the American university in Dubai with the collaboration with, Fadi Kfoury, an iOS developer. The app aims to provide students with a complete agenda about the events happening at AUD. Students will be able to follow their favorite clubs, navigate through the events, and browse events’ details. Students will also receive push notifications reminders before every event. In the future, the app would also incorporate an electronic ID, which would be used to ease attendance tracking.


Web Designer @ Dubai Exports
2016

Worked for a month as a graphic designer and a web developer providing suggestions and improvements. Designed and programmed email flyers for email campaigns and email templates for internal communications. Made the website interface of e-services portal of Dubai Exports.



I also worked with many agencies in Dubai including "Means Marketing" and "ChamEvents".


MY WORK

Video Production
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iPhone X Thief
2018
A thriller short film about the iPhone X.
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Vintage Barber
2017
Barbershop commercial.
Show
A Beautiful Smile
2017
A short Film by Farid Al Bestenli.
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Web Development
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I Love Apple online Store
2011-Present
Website specialized in Apple products and latest news.
Show
Dubai Wave Podcast
2017-Present
Best digital podcast in Dubai
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AUD MUN
2014-Present
An annual conference in AUD for Model United Nations.
Show
CHAM EVENTS
2016
Exhibitions and conferences agency.
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Graphics & Animation
+ UI/UX
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Taylor Swift - Ready for It
2018
Kinetic typography (song lyrics).
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Machine - Cinema 4D
2018
A 3D world fully created by me.
Show
Adbusters
2016
Transforming and improving an AD.
Show
Stop Motion Animation
2016
A fight between different laptops and phones.
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Haunted Brad Pitt
2016
Transforming Brad Pitt to jigsaw & chucky.
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Bitcoin Wallet Mockup
2017
An idea of mobile app account manager.
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Developing Amazing Things with Passion since 2011. iFarid.com