Len Conrad Photography - Lead Photographer Resume Example

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Professional Summary

Reliable Multimedia Artist with Degrees in Computer Graphics and Psychology and background in Portraiture and Digital Image Editing. Driven and Outgoing with 5 years of experience in Photography and Graphic Design.

Skills
  • Customer and Personal Service
  • Judgment and Decision Making
  • Time Management
  • Computers and Electronics
  • Production and Processing
  • Troubleshooting
  • Education and Training
  • Design
  • Equipment Maintenance
Experience
Lead Photographer: Feb 2013Present Len Conrad Photography: San Jose, CA
  • Take pictures of individuals, families, and groups ranging from small to extremely large (hundreds of subjects), either in studio or on location.
  • Adjust apertures, shutter speeds, and camera focus based on a combination of factors such as lighting, field depth, and subject motion.
  • Test equipment prior to use to ensure that it is in good working order.
  • Review sets of photographs to select the best work.
  • Manipulate and enhance digital images to create desired effects, using computers and specialized software.
  • Perform maintenance tasks necessary to keep equipment working properly.
  • Determine project goals, locations, and equipment needs by studying assignments and consulting with clients or advertising staff.
  • Direct activities of workers who are setting up, using, and breaking down photographic equipment.
  • Select and assemble equipment and required background properties, according to subjects, materials, and conditions.
  • Enhance, retouch, and resize photographs, using airbrushing and other techniques.
  • Engage in research to develop new photographic procedures and materials.
  • Plan, design, and build interior studio environments for specialized commercial photography.
  • Adjust or modify equipment to enhance equipment performance.
  • Drive crew trucks and vans to and from shoot locations.
  • Read work orders to determine required processes, techniques, materials, or equipment.
  • Design, plan, organize and direct orientation and training for employees regarding photography and IT needed in studio and on location.
Freelance Graphic Designer/Photographer: Nov 2009Present Scottgibbsgraphics.com: San Jose, CA
  • Manipulate and enhance scanned or digital images to create desired effects, using computers and specialized software.
  • Perform general office duties such as scheduling appointments, keeping books, and ordering supplies.
  • Determine project goals, locations, and equipment needs by studying assignments and consulting with clients.
  • Select and assemble equipment and required background properties, according to subjects, materials, and conditions.
  • Enhance, retouch, and resize photographs, using airbrushing and other techniques.
  • Create designs, concepts, and sample layouts based on knowledge of layout principles and esthetic design concepts.
  • Confer with clients to discuss and determine layout design.
  • Develop graphics and layouts for product illustrations, company logos, and Internet websites.
  • Use computer software to generate new images.
  • Mark up, paste, and assemble final layouts to prepare layouts for printer.
  • Draw and print charts, graphs, illustrations, and other artwork, using computer.
  • Research new software or design concepts.
  • Adjust apertures, shutter speeds, and camera focus based on a combination of factors such as lighting, field depth, and subject motion.
  • Create artificial light, using flashes and reflectors.
  • Determine desired images and picture composition, selecting and adjusting subjects, equipment, and lighting to achieve desired effects.
  • Scan photographs into computers for editing, storage, and electronic transmission.
  • Review sets of photographs to select the best work.
  • Select and assemble equipment and required background properties, according to subjects, materials, and conditions.
Photographer/Graphic Designer/Printing Tech: Apr 2011Feb 2013 ABC Impress/ABC Portraits: Benicia, CA
  • Adjust apertures, shutter speeds, and camera focus based on a combination of factors such as lighting, field depth, and subject motion.
  • Estimate or measure light levels using measuring devices.
  • Take pictures of individuals and small groups either in studio or on location.
  • Manipulate and enhance scanned or digital images to create desired effects, using computers and specialized software.
  • Create designs, concepts, and sample layouts based on knowledge of layout principles and esthetic design concepts.
  • Determine size and arrangement of illustrative material and copy, and select style and size of type.
  • Use computer software to generate new images.
  • Maintain archive of images, photos, or previous work products.
  • Mark up, paste, and assemble final layouts to prepare layouts for printer.
  • Prepare notes and instructions for workers who assemble and prepare final layouts for printing.
  • Study illustrations and photographs to plan presentation of materials, products, or services.
  • Develop graphics and layouts for product illustrations, company logos, and Internet websites.
  • Review final layouts and suggest improvements as needed.
  • Create prints according to customer specifications and laboratory protocols.
  • Examine developed prints for defects, such as broken lines, spots, or blurs.
  • Load digital images onto computers directly from cameras or from storage devices, such as flash memory cards or universal serial bus (USB) devices.
  • Monitor equipment operation to detect malfunctions.
  • Select digital images for printing, specify number of images to be printed, and direct to printer, using computer software.
  • Set or adjust machine controls, according to specifications, type of operation, or material requirements.
  • Upload digital images onto Web sites for customers.
Education
Associate of Arts: Computer Graphics, Oct 2009 Carrington College, San Jose, CA
Associate of Arts: Psychology, May 2008 Evergreen Valley College, San Jose, CA

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Lead Photographer FROM San Jose , California RESUME

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School Attended
Carrington College