senior portrait photographer and video productions specialist resume example with 20+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Accomplished and dependable Photographer with more than 15 years of industry experience in multi-faceted media organizations.

  • Specialization in wedding photography
  • Adobe PhotoShop
  • Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Digital video
  • Proactive approach to problem solving
  • Flexible creative approach
  • Calm under pressure
  • Strong on-set styling skills
Senior Portrait Photographer and Video productions Specialist , 04/2014 to 06/2015
Penske Automotive GroupBedford, OH,

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.

Wedding Photographer/Wedding Cinematographer, 03/2013 to 06/2015
Complete Weddings And EventsCity, STATE,

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.

Wedding Photographer/ Photography Manager, 2004 to 03/2013
Cashman ProfessionalCity, STATE,

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.

Senior Assistant Manager/Photographer, 2002 to 2004
The Picture PeopleCity, STATE,

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.

Photographer, 2000 to 2002
Jim Owen Jr PhotographyCity, STATE,

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

New Car Salesman, 01/1999 to 2000
Treadwell FordCity, STATE,

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.

Infantryman, 06/1995 to 01/1999
US ArmyCity, STATE,

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

Light Wheel Vehicle Mechanic, 1991 to 06/1995
US ArmyCity, STATE,

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

High School Diploma: General, Expected in 1990 to Wetumpka High School - Wetumpka, AL

Efficient in Adobe PhotoShop, Adobe Premiere Pro, MicroSoft Word, MicroSoft Excel,

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Wetumpka High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Senior Portrait Photographer and Video productions Specialist
  • Wedding Photographer/Wedding Cinematographer
  • Wedding Photographer/ Photography Manager
  • Senior Assistant Manager/Photographer
  • Photographer
  • New Car Salesman
  • Infantryman
  • Light Wheel Vehicle Mechanic


  • High School Diploma

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