Applied Experience

 

2012-Present   The Pulpo, New York, New York

Digital Tech and Photo Asssitant- Owner

Freelance digital technician for several fashion editorial, lifestyle, e-commerce and advertising photo shoots.

Freelance lighing technician for several photography shoots, independent films and music videos.

 

2011-2013   Scheimpflug, New York, NY

Head Digital Technician

Determined departmental equipement budgets and create client production estimates.

Scheduled digital technicians and in-house personnel.

Responsible for overseeing and maintaining archive of client digital files.

Prepared equipment carnets for international location shoots.

Provided over-the-phone technical support and troubleshooting of equipment and software for photographers and digital technicians.     

 

2010-2011  Scheimpflug, New York, NY

Digital Technician

Followed client guidelines and procedures to ensure effective workflow, file management, naming conventions, metadata, and archiving.

Ensured color accuracy of all images being produced.

Assisted photographers and art directors in editing, color correcting, and compositing of images during fashion, editorial, lifestyle, and portrait shoots.

Recommended operational and procedural changes of shoot workflow to improve speed, quality and cost of service.

Quickly and accurately troubleshot software and hardware issues as they arise.

 

2009-2013  Scheimpflug New York, NY

Photo Assistant

Worked directly with photographers to design lighting schemes and styles in studio and on location.

 

2006-2009  BlueLime Studio Inc, Savannah, GA

3D Designer/ Graphic Specialist/ Retoucher/

Corporate Photographer

Conceived, designed and executed BlueLime branding for website and collateral.

Developed and implemented clients architectural vision.

Photographic manipulation and restoration.

 

 

Accured Skills

 

  • Effective professional networking
  • Refined office managment qualitie
  • Proven multi-tasker
  • Adept at navigating diverse work groups and environments
  • Extensive computer and photographic technical abilities
  • Diverse foreign travel experiences
  • Exceptional fashion/ beauty photography lighting abilities both in location and studio
  • Preproduction: Booking a team, location and talent castings
  • Adaptive and responsive to all kinds of projects

 

Academic Background

 

Phase One Certified Professional (POCP)

Savannah College of Art & Design, Savannah, GA

Master of Fine Art in Photography

Miami University, Oxford, OH

Bachelor of Philosophy in Interdisciplinary Studies.   Concentration in Photography & Sustainable Rural Architectural Design

Miami University, Oxford, OH

Bachelor of Arts in Architecture