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Professional Photographers use technical equipment to create original images and work either independently or for an employer. Based on our collection of sample resumes, typical work activities for Professional Photographers are discussing briefs with clients or managers, preparing photo shoots, using and maintaining photography equipment, communicating with subjects and editing photos. Essential skills for this job are creativity, visual communication skills, attention to details, organization, specialized computer applications expertise, and the ability to use specific equipment. Those seeking work as Professional Photographers should be able to emphasize a degree in photography or design in their resumes.

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Owner/professional Photographer

Constructed portfolio through both volunteer and paid work in Guatemala, Minnesota and Texas

  • Earned and maintained positive reputation of excellent customer service and quality product
  • Managed a successful blog to showcase current work & helpful information for potential clients
  • Created multiple educational videos for clients, highlighting each professional product
  • Conducted numerous consultation meetings with clients pre and post session in order to establish rapport, encourage communication and provide the best service and product possible
  • Networked with local professionals including photographers, event planners and vintage rental & sale companies to discuss local business activity, plan and execute special events
  • Utilized various marketing strategies to gain and maintain client business and trust
  • Researched and implemented effective brand exposure techniques and client interaction through social media platforms such as Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter and Instagram
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BA
Spanish; Elementary Education
2

Professional Photographer

Operated a LSR Digital Camera for Celebrity concerts such as: Anthony Hamilton, L.L. Cool J Steven Mitchell (who is the Juvenile Assistant State's Attorney for Baltimore City).

  • Edited and managed projects including: Professional NBA/NFL commercials for college, high school, and college athletes.
  • Provided creative input on projects (design format, layout). Also collaborated with fashion icons/ designers for major photo shoots and fashion shows in New York City and Washington, DC.
  • Administered family portraits, weddings, business brochures for various law offices.
  • Achieve deadlines for final project presentations.
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
3

Freelance Professional Photographer

Contracted photographer specializing in shooting and editing advertisement campaigns, images for client websites, weddings and special events, athletic photography, professional models, business head shots and personal clients.

  • Provide expert consultation to each client (corporate or individual) on creating the most appropriate style, mood and expression to meet or elevate their expectations from each shoot.
  • A representative list of corporate clients: [company name]:
  • Responsible for the photography, layout and graphic design of business brochures.
  • Created layouts using original art work and photography for multiple CD covers and promotional materials for various bands: Diamond Star Halo, Parade of Fools, So Far, and Blue Tongue Dog.
  • Coordinated photo shoots and designed layouts for the production of political campaign materials.
  • Provided clients with full-scale professional photography services for weddings and special events.
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
15
years
at this job
AS
Associate of Science
BA
Photography And Graphic Design
4

Professional Photographer

Work from a branch office in Lewiston, MN as a mobile photographer. Depending on the client, I work with other photographers as a team on a group project, or work independently. I travel to a different city each day either photographing student for class pictures, or sports photography for Middle Schools and High School sports teams. I deliver world class service our customer base. Lifetouch has been in business for over 75 years, and is the worlds largest.

  • Photograph as a group with several different photographers, or work independently on my own.
  • Maintain a focus to deliver top notch customer service to each school.
  • Work not only mobile, but also assigned special projects within the branch office.
Candidate Info
22
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Business Administration
5

Professional Photographer

Conducted all photo shoots in a calm and professional demeanor.

  • Photographed special events, including weddings, parties and school portraits.
  • Collaborated with clients to guarantee satisfaction with advertisements.
  • Defined image requirements and planned photographic events.
  • Collaborated successfully with a variety of personalities and work styles.
  • Volunteer Photographer for Cystic fibrosis of Birmingham, Shelby county treatment center, Young
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BS
Film
6

Professional Photographer

Maintain commitment and utilize photography skills to create high quality images

  • Follow quality assurance guidelines and templates as per company standards
  • Cooperates and contributes as a team player
  • Valid state driver's license and automotive insurance
  • Assigned to travel to different educational institutions
  • Work with school-age children Pre-K through 12 and school personal
  • Select and assemble equipment and required background properties, according to subjects, materials, and conditions
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
AAS
Photography
Design And Visual Communications
7

Professional Photographer

  • Photographed weddings in the southeast
  • Planned and directed engagement shoots
  • Organized and produced beautiful portraits of families, newborns, and children
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Industrial Distribution With A Specialization
8

Professional Photographer

Provide top quality photographs for corporate events and editorial clients for use in their annual reports, brochures and publications.

  • Provide professional customer service with the highest level of attention, devotion and commitment.
  • Execute various projects to meet all deadlines with business colleagues, associates and organizations.
  • Implement unique characteristics with demonstrating and transporting images for all clients.
  • Engage in creative art develop, multi custom designs to include vision.
  • Manage all financial transactions within company.
  • Maintain inventory supplies photography equipment.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
AAS
Computer Science
9

Professional Photographer

Achieved multiple Certificates of Excellence for photographic work & highly recommended

  • Maintained above average customer satisfaction and overall work performance
  • Specialized in Preschool photography of Infants to Pre-K children
  • Travel onsite to various schools in and around the Greater Houston, TX area to Nacogdoches, TX
  • Timely submission of photos to lab, attend all team meetings & met all company required certifications
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
GED
GED
Psychology
Spanish For Native Speakers
10

Professional Photographer

  • Provided professional photographs for tourists and VIP guest
  • Utilized editorial software such as the Adobe Suite and Microsoft Office
  • Organized strategies for training new photographers
  • Practiced excellent customer service skills
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
HS
High School Diploma
BFA
Photography / Drawing

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