Accomplished and dependable Photographer with more than 15 years of industry experience in multi-faceted media organizations.
Conducted all photo shoots in a calm and professional demeanor. Photographed high school seniors in a fast paced studio environment while maintaining brand consistency and creativity. Successfully introduced new products that Increased profits. Conducted analysis of studio space which led to a remodel and increased work productivity. Organized and improved storage trough out the entire office space which led to more efficient work flow. Maintained customer relations through great customer service. Created new commercial video content from concept to completion consistent with company brand that helped the organization reach its goal trough dissemination of information.
Photographed special events, including weddings, parties and corporate events.Created video content for wedding videos. Collaborated successfully with a variety of personalities and work styles. Improvised photographic methods and techniques. Created great customer service relations with bride and groom. Preformed bridal shows as a photography/Videographer representative.
Photographed special events, including weddings, parties and corporate events.Defined image requirements and planned photographic events.Explained price and package details to customers.Carefully maintained over $50,000 worth of studio equipment. Assisted imaging team members with product styling, prep and post production.Improvised photographic methods and techniques. Collaborated with community leaders, organizations and public agencies to promote the organization's community art programs.
Reviewed staff work and gave comprehensive and constructive feedback.Trained and supervised 10-15 new staff members each year.
Received and processed cash and credit payments for in-store purchases.Opened and closed the store, including counting cash, opening and closing cash registers and creating staff assignments. Placed special merchandise orders for customers.Demonstrated that customers come first by serving them with a sense of urgency.Worked as a team member to provide the highest level of service to customers. Verified that all merchandising standards were maintained on a daily basis.
Photographed school portraits for day care, preschool, elementary, middle, and high school. Photographed special events: prom, homecoming, reunions, balls, dances, dinners, x-mas and award ceremonies
Senior portraits on location, studio, indoor/outdoor, available light, and night photography
Photographed sports activities: football, baseball, basketball, volleyball, golf, soccer and, cheerleaders for jv, varsity, peewee, and YMCA youth leagues
Photographed major sporting events to include the Senior bowl, GMAC bowl, Mississippi & Alabama All-star Classic
35mm, Med-format, front screen projection, Z3 46mm-72mm roles, color slides, and Polaroid key chain camera
Led sales calls with team members to establish sales and customer retention goals.Monitored customer preferences to determine focus of sales efforts.Shared product knowledge with customers while making personal recommendations.Maintained friendly and professional customer interactions.Trained in negotiations and time management.
Assists in the performance of reconnaissance operations. Employs, fires, and recovers anti-personnel and anti-tank mines. Locates and neutralizes mines. Operates, mounts/dismounts, zeros, and engages targets using night vision sight. Operates and maintains communications equipment and operates in a radio net. Operates in a NBC contaminated area. Constructs field expedient firing aids for infantry weapons. Performs as a member of a fire team during a movement to contact, reconnaissance, and security, an attack, defense, situational training exercises and all infantry dismounted battle drills. Processes prisoners of war and captured documents
Maintains power assisted brake systems, wheel vehicle suspension systems, wheel vehicle wheel/hub assemblies, wheel vehicle mechanical (manual) steering systems, wheel vehicle hydraulic (power) steering systems, and wheel vehicle crane/ hoist/winch assemblies.
Tool truck operator supporting field maintenance, wrecker operator performing several successful recovery missions
Efficient in Adobe PhotoShop, Adobe Premiere Pro, MicroSoft Word, MicroSoft Excel,
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