photographer resume example with 5+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
  • Cell:
Professional Summary

Creative Photographer offering expertise in sales and marketing, customer service, product promotion, administrative processes and project management. Delivering outstanding skills in portrait, event, landscape and product photography, identifying client needs and providing innovative suggestions. Collaborating with decision-makers at all organizational levels. Delivering key presentations and building productive relationships to increase revenue and book of business. Presenting familiarity and experience in location shoots, print house operations, studio set-up and equipment requirements. Forklift Operator trained in all aspects of shipment inspections and transportation. Versed in using scanners and warehouse management systems (WMS) to promote safe and on-time shipment and delivery. Reliable Tester with 1 year of experience and excellent troubleshooting, reporting and hands-on skills. Expert at testing products using specialized tools and instruments. Fully compliant with safety rules and processes. Friendly Cashier offering more than 2 years of retail experience. Organized and enthusiastic with expertise in accurately processing payments and maintaining high levels of customer satisfaction in all interactions.

  • Visual design
  • Digital design
  • Retouching and color correction
  • Strong Exposure Techniques
  • Digital Enhancements
  • Video Editing
  • HD photography
  • Sales expertise
  • Digital Photography
  • Equipment setup and maintenance
Work History
Photographer, 12/2018 to Current
AdoramaCosta Mesa, CA,
  • Edited, toned, captioned and uploaded photographs for news publications.
  • Defined and recommended detailed solutions to capture images.
  • Inspected proofs to verify quality of prints and need for adjusting and retouching.
  • Planned and prepared for all on-location and studio shoots.
  • Shot photographs in controlled lab, field and remote environments.
  • Experimented with different lighting effects to deliver unique images utilized on websites, prints and promotional items.
  • Completed complex photo shoots involving large-scale performances at indoor and outdoor venues.
  • Determined and adjusted subject position, props and lighting equipment while selecting camera angles to optimize final product.
  • Consulted with supervisors to handle any unusual problems and alter existing equipment.
  • Tracked inventory of all photo lab products and equipment.
  • Applied digital styling techniques to enhance photos.
  • Handled cameras operating at several thousand frames per second.
  • Archived photographs on computers and servers.
Picker Packer, 01/2018 to 12/2018
PetcoEl Cajon, CA,
  • Operated warehouse equipment and reported instances of safety code violations to management to reduce risk of accidents.
  • Protected materials for transport by correctly packaging products boxes and crates.
  • Promoted delivery efficiency by accurately labeling and organizing containers.
  • Minimized waste by strictly following packing procedures and reducing volume of packaging materials used to prepare shipments.
  • Picked products for specific routes and estimated weight, height and center of balance to calculate precise placements.
  • Achieved production targets by maintaining high productivity levels and communicating effectively with team members regarding orders and fulfillment.
  • Kept records accurate and current by documenting all movements in company system.
  • Prepared orders for shipment by inserting associated paperwork, tagging boxes and scanning barcodes to upload package data to tracking system.
  • Conducted in-depth inspections of both incoming and outgoing shipments to support quality assurance goals.
  • Moved boxes and organized aisles to open up floor space and enable forklift operators to move freely through warehouse.
  • Reduced fulfillment errors by using RF scanners to quickly pick items to proper bins.
  • Accurately measured and weighed packages to review dimensions and verify compliance with specifications.
Forklift Operator, 01/2017 to 01/2018
Oil-DriTaft, CA,
  • Used strapping and bracing techniques combined with proper balancing to prevent load shifting.
  • Boosted team efficiency by moving materials with forklifts, cranes and other equipment.
  • Prevented waste when transferring materials between transport containers and processing equipment.
  • Troubleshot and diagnosed mechanical issues, completed basic repairs and conducted preventive maintenance actions to keep equipment functional.
  • Updated daily logs with production data such as weights, destinations and delivery times to keep management current on team activities.
  • Coordinated team member movements based on current needs, avoiding safety concerns or delays.
  • Received cargo by removing it from trucks by hand.
  • Unloaded trucks and rail cars and moved materials to staging area.
  • Worked in team environment to maintain high levels of productivity.
  • Wrapped pallets in plastic wrap and attached merchandise tags to prepare for shipping.
  • Inspected items for damage and performed temperature and quality checks.
  • Located proper slots on storage racks and set pallets in place with forklift.
  • Demonstrated and applied product knowledge of all company items.
Cashier, 02/2016 to 12/2017
LkqDenver, CO,
  • Restocked, arranged and organized merchandise in front lanes to drive product sales.
  • Processed POS transactions, including checks, cash and credit purchases or refunds.
  • Checked identification for proof-of-age and refusing alcohol and tobacco sales to underage customers.
  • Reviewed and resolved differences between accounting information and cash drawer.
  • Helped customers complete purchases, locate items and join reward programs to promote loyalty, satisfaction and sales numbers.
  • Counted cash in register drawer at beginning and end of shift.
  • Assisted customers with special services, account updates and promotional options.
  • Checked prices for customers and processed items sold by scanning barcodes.
  • Promoted customer loyalty and consistent sales by delivering friendly service and knowledgeable assistance.
High School Diploma: , Expected in 06/2018
Miami Killian Senior High School - Miami, FL

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School Attended

  • Miami Killian Senior High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Photographer
  • Picker Packer
  • Forklift Operator
  • Cashier


  • High School Diploma

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