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Event Photographers capture special moments at weddings, anniversaries, parties, and shows. Common duties listed on an Event Photographer resume sample are discussing requirements with clients, taking photographs during festivities, composing shots, editing photos after the event, and delivering the final product. The ideal candidate should demonstrate creative flair, communication and interpersonal skills, artistic talent, photo editing software knowledge, and customer service orientation. Clients select candidates whose resumes focus on technical abilities and experience rather than formal education. They also need to own appropriate photography equipment.

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Event Photographer

Studio, event, and activities photographer for over 10 high schools across Orange County

  • Photographed senior portraits, high school dances, and sporting events while maintaining and selling photography packages
  • Maintain professionalism and company image by providing great service and work to each school
  • Tailoring to the needs of the different assignments while maintaining the highest quality of work
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BS
Business Administration
2

Event Photographer

Worked as a lead and as an assistant photographer at wedding events

  • Attended meetings with clients and participated in discussions with journalists and editors.
  • Discussed and determined the nature of photographs to accompany editorial features.
  • Took pictures of individuals, families, weddings, parties, and products, as per given photography-assignments.
  • Determined, set up and adjusted subject position, props, and lighting equipment and camera angles.
  • Edited and touched up photographs in Photoshop according to client's needs.
  • Processed, catalogued and delivered photographs, in a timely manner.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
AAS
Visualization, Web Design And Digital Graphics
3

Social Media Manager/event Photographer

  • Drafted press kits and pitched initiatives to various media outlets
  • Managed and maintained database of prospective fosters and adopters
  • Designed visually appealing, promotional business cards
  • Served as photographer at fundraisers and educational programs
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
8
months
at this job
BA
Media Studies
MA
Media Studies
4

Event Photographer

  • Responsible for photographic coverage of nightlife events relating to DJ culture in San Diego.
  • Edited with distribution of all selected and unselected images.
  • Adjust, modify, and network photos using digital and computer manipulative application
  • Ensure all images are properly optimized and sent to the site.
  • Worked with tight deadlines
  • Coordinated with employer by phone or text for all photography assignments and scheduling.
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
AS
Arts
5

Event Photographer

  • Completed complex photo shoots involving dancing, drumming and theatrical performances at indoor and outdoor venues.
  • Experiment with different lighting effects to bring out unusual photos which were used in website, print and promotional items.
  • Create head shot photography for individual group members.
  • Contributed to the significant growth of the business by developing reputation for quality imagery.
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
AS
Education
6

Studio and Candid Event Photographer

Produced images for clients in various settings using various camera and lighting techniques

  • Discussed client needs and gaining their trust to produce images that met their needs
  • Researched locations that would be ideal for clients
  • Setup on-site photography locations to handle hundreds of children on school picture days
  • Adapted to various locations and photographic situations
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
International Relations Concentrated On Peacekeeping
MA
Communications Concentrated On Public Relations
7

Event Photographer

Specialize in portrait, quinceanera and wedding photography

  • Independently manage multiple schedules and appointments
  • Building relationships and consultations with clients to fit their needs
  • Responsible for taking care of 1 to 10 year olds for periods of 2 to 4 hours
  • Multitasking ability to handle several children at once
  • Maturity and patience to handle difficult situations and children
  • Established positive relationships with the children by designing educational and fun games
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Design
8

Event Photographer

Covered various events involving the Asian American community

  • Attended and covered various staff meetings
  • Archived and delivered photos from past events
  • Post processing work for photos taken
  • Designed banner for Facebook page promoting upcoming event
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
New Media Communications
9

WEDDING & EVENT PHOTOGRAPHER

Consult client, perform photography and post processing.

  • Perform modern and traditional wedding photography.
  • Has experience of setting up portable studio, lighting and posing.
  • Handles difficult lighting and group shootings successfully.
  • Have professional attitude handling various cliental.
  • Have photographed client of various nationalities and backgrounds.
  • Have fluent knowledge of three non-English languages.
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
17
years
at this job
10

Set Manager/ Event Photographer

Photograph corporate golf events, fundraisers and holiday promotions for clients such as New York Yankees, New York Rangers, LPGA, and more

  • Photograph children and families with Santa Claus and work closely with children to make them feel comfortable in an unfamiliar environment
  • Responsible for the set up and operation of PCs, DSLR cameras, lighting and other photography equipment to provide instant on location prints and plaques
  • Communicate clearly to organize and coordinate photo shoots with participating families, amateurs and celebrities / professionals
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
Professional Photography
Graphic Design

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