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Photography Assistants support photographers in all the aspects of their work and make sure the shooting session runs smoothly. Common resume samples for Photography Assistant describe duties such as scouting locations, keeping the sets clean, setting up accessories and lighting, printing photographs, playing the host and so on. The ideal candidate is familiar with photography equipment, is organized and can solve problems efficiently, has good communication skills and manages to anticipate the needs of the photographer. Based on our examples resumes, formal education is not mandatory for the role, but photography courses represent a major advantage.

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Photography Assistant

Administered unpacking and packing products that are to be shot by the Photographers.

  • Provided an organized work-flow for the Digital Photography Department.
  • Supported transporting products to and from the warehouse for the department.
  • Managed picture editing with Industry specific software.
  • Facilitated picture sales on site
  • Maintained clean and tidiness of all the equipment and ensured working condition by regularly checking.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
Nursing
2

Photography Assistant

Worked closely with lead photographer to ensure a smooth, consistent workflow.

  • Applied individual style numbers to all product photos and managed metadata tags to auto-populate images onto the company server.
  • Assisted lead photographer in preparing products and their respective setups prior to shooting.
  • Communicated with all departments and tracked incoming sample quantities to facilitate proper scheduling.
  • Performed all editing duties - crop, retouch, level, tone, white balance, photo manipulation.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Nursing
3

Photography Assistant

  • Facilitated, maintained, and organized the flow of classes of children.
  • Accurately assembled and prepared photo equipment for photo shoots.
  • Monitored photo equipment and work area to ensure the safety of children and employees.
  • Created a positive and friendly environment for children to enjoy their photo experience.
  • Verified inventory of photo equipment before leaving each photo shoot location.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
4

Editorial Styling/photography Assistant

  • Facilitated numerous on location and in-house photo shoots in order to create successful editorial and product images.
  • Designed and built sets, trained incoming assistants and managed apparel used in homepage sell shots.
  • Provided technical and visual support for multiple photographer/stylist teams.
  • Assisted the Special Events Team effectively represent top-selling brands and maintained cross-divisional relationships.
  • Effectively brainstormed and executed studio-wide productivity & process improvement.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
BA
Digital Art
BA
Fine Art
Photography
5

Head Photography Assistant

  • Managed work schedules and coordinated meetings for employees and students.
  • Trained new employees on equipment, etiquette, and photo lab functions.
  • Offered personalized service for students to master photographic techniques both in the studio and darkroom.
  • Maintained, recorded, and verified the extensive amount of photographic supplies.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
8
months
at this job
BS
Photography
6

Administrative and Photography Assistant

  • Maintained and organized a cataloguing system, ensuring all files were provided with metadata and stored in a searchable database and recorded on to writable formats
  • Assisted with booking events and handled daily client interaction.
  • Assistant photographer and videographer for various client events.
  • Completed postproduction editing of event photography, videography; enhancing and modifying content by utilizing sophisticated software.
  • Handled media release through various magazines and media outlets.
  • Established quick problem solving and decision making skills, in a fast paced, deadline driven, creative environment.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BFA
Photography And Digital Media
7

Photography Assistant

Managed program participants paperwork as well as other duties delegated by program coordinator

  • Providing in class administrative and instructional assistance to the Teaching Artist
  • Assisting in recruitment of program participants, including outreach to schools, making follow up calls and conducting interviews.
  • Helped facilitate classroom attendance and reporting compliance of court mandated participants to staff
  • Assisted in planning of exhibitions and publications of participant's work.
  • Helped facilitate classroom critiques of artwork and discussions about issues impacting youth and communities.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
6
months
at this job
AS
Applied Science
BA
Hospitality Management
8

Photography Assistant

Researched and purchased images used in K-12 core, supplemental and intervention literacy resources

  • Assisted head photographer on site with photo shoots for books and web content
  • Identified and logged photos for book credits
  • Photoshop work as required by Photography Director
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
BA
Documentary Studies L
9

Photography Assistant

  • Assisted Roy Cox (Expert Photographer) in proper lighting, photo events and photo techniques.
  • Managed the set up and assisted clients with wardrobe for each photo shoot.
  • Maintained the scheduling of clients and event management for photo shoots.
  • Observed different consultations with potential clients
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BS
Advertising Design
10

Photography Assistant

  • Scanned 35mm, medium-format, and large-format film.
  • Assisted at photo-shoots with lighting set-ups (using strobes, natural light, etc.) and gathered and set up other equipment.
  • Edited video footage using Final Cut Pro.
Candidate Info
9
months in
workforce
3
months
at this job
C
Computer Animation
BFA
Photography And Film
Computer Science

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