Commercial Photographer Resume Samples

A Commercial Photographer is a creative professional, and with an artistic eye who uses the appropriate photographic equipment and lights to capture high-quality images that are used mainly for commercial purposes like advertising or filming and so on. While the subject matter and the working condition determine the actual duties, certain activities are common and listed on the Commercial Photographer Resume as – capturing images with photographic equipment, working with digital photography; processing photographs; maintaining a studio and shooting environments, uploading photographs to digital and online databases, and posting photographs in required websites; and maintaining studio and shoot environments.

Employers pick photographers with a firm grasp on the following skills – excellent photography knowledge and skills; strong creative skills, artistic abilities; time management skills, experience in conducting commercial photo shoots and producing commercial photographs; and familiarity with using Adobe Lightroom and Capture One. Even while a formal education is not considered mandatory for this post, a major of employers seek those having a strong portfolio of a wide body of work and prior work experience.

Commercial Photographer Resume example

Commercial Photographer Resume

Headline : Having a strong foundation in photography and computer applications, as well as knowledge of business operations and the importance of creating editorially inspired images that sell.

Skills : Photoshop, Avid, Video Photography, Post Production, ENG / SNG Truck Operation, After Effects, News Helicopter Camera Operation, DSLR Still Photography, Writing Copy, Microsoft Office.

Description :

    1. In-house imaging to fieldwork in and around the immediate area though it could take further afield.
    2. Specialized in selling and managing resort properties.
    3. Managed as many as 50 or so homes within our community.
    4. Communicated with both buyers and sellers as well as the hand holding that comes with this profession was essential.
    5. Photographed, edited commercial, and station promotions.
    6. Coordinated production shoots, designed graphics, and directing talent.
    7. Created 3D professional photos, 360 product views, and still images on pure white backgrounds for e-commerce use.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Photography Courses


Commercial Photographer Resume

Summary : Professional photographer with over ten years' experience, specializing in Mechanical and Architectural drawing. Background includes various drawing disciplines, including Product (Auto Industry, Chrysler, Ford, and GM), Civil Land Surveying, Tool & Die, and Commercial Architecture. Exceptional hand drafting/drawing skills.

Skills : Photoshop, Lightroom, Capture 1 Pro, Premiere Pro.

Description :

    1. Responsible for sales, design, printing, and distribution.
    2. Worked under contract in the System Protection Department.
    3. Modeled high voltage electric transmission lines using an industry-specific computer program to calculate impedance values.
    4. Reviewed issued transmission line design prints and transmission system one-line diagrams.
    5. Contributed to developing procedures and documentation in this area.
    6. Hired under a short-term contract to produce detailed working drawings for the field personal using Revit MEP.
    7. Created sections to locate conduit wall penetrations, using reflected ceiling plan drawings identified and located all electrical fixtures, junction boxes, and overhead conduit hangers.
    8. Referenced, Transcripted, and Portfolio available upon request.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
AAS in Architectural & Engineering


Commercial Photographer Resume

Summary : Would like to work in a place in which teamwork creates results and a positive work environment. Having gained over thirteen years of experience working directly with clients, believe that one would be qualified for a more challenging position, which would combine all of the qualifications listed below.

Skills : Sales Management, General Management, Marketing Communications.

Description :

    1. Responsible for all product and lifestyle photographs for large eCommerce/retail websites.
    2. Ensured that products were well-presented, styled, photographed, color corrected, clipping paths created, edited, sized, and uploaded to site and image library.
    3. Worked closely with vendors and manufacturers to obtain images and/or arranged to have product samples delivered.
    4. Initiated a liaison position between our companies, our own accord.
    5. Responsible for graphic design, Photoshop, and photography for online newsletters, print advertorials, blogs, tradeshow presentations, and catalogs.
    6. Created, updated, and maintained an image database.
    7. Worked closely with merchandising managers and organized all lifestyle studio and outdoor shoots.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Associate in Photography

Commercial Photographer Resume

Summary : An internationally accomplished photographer in developing & executing photographic concepts for print, website, and other various applications. Experienced in collaborating with clients to meet their exclusive needs.

Skills : Operations, Data Management, Photography.

Description :

    1. Performed various commercial photographic assignments and services for corporate, industrial, publishing, and other varied clientele (film & digital).
    2. Photographic assignments include the large product (automotive, machinery, computers & electronics, etc.) and small product (food, jewelry, tools, cosmetics, etc.), portraiture, and illustration photography for advertising & promotion, catalogs, magazine covers, annual reports, TV commercials, audio/visual, etc.
    3. Editorial and public relations photography, architectural & interiors, special effects, travel, aerial, model and entertainer portfolios, (model & talent scouting), and theatrical photography.
    4. Possessed creative product, photo, and prop styling ability.
    5. Maintained an efficient workflow and quality-focused studio environment.
    6. Performed preliminary image retouching.
    7. Produced work for magazines, web, advertising, catalogs, print, book covers, and more for the entire company.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Associates in Technology

Commercial Photographer Resume

Headline : Thorough understanding of small business operations Excellent managerial and leadership qualities Demonstrated ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with coworkers and clients.

Skills : Customer Service, Organization, Fast Typing & Computer, On Time, Attention To Detail, Good With Children And People, Telephone Etiquette, Multitasking, Bilingual, Fast Learner, Filing Papers, Ability To Retain Extensive Information, Quick Learner.

Description :

    1. Creative with product placement when setting up commercial products to photograph.
    2. Responsible for getting pictures submitted before deadlines and returning the products after photoshoots in the same condition received them.
    3. Responsible for creating invoices and receipts.
    4. Provided commercial photography and design services to consumer and commercial clients, including weddings, public relations, catalog, sporting.
    5. Performed general office duties such as scheduling appointments, keeping books, and ordering supplies.
    6. Determined project goals, locations, and equipment needs by studying assignments and consulting with clients or advertising staff.
    7. Produced, reviewed, and approved products and 360-degree images for website and catalog use.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Business

Commercial Photographer Resume

Summary : Possess a strong foundation in commercial photography, commercial art, and computer applications by knowledge of business operations and the need for customer-focused service.

Skills : Marketing, Video Production, Photography, Video Editing, Creative Direction, Social Media Marketing.

Description :

    1. Designed all areas of a full-service commercial imaging studio that included the main camera room including a 20'x24' cyclorama wall.
    2. Organized the successful completion of all commercial photography assignments requiring planning, follow-through, and results that met or exceeded our client's objectives.
    3. Product photography for sales catalogs, brochures, and use in online display.
    4. Defined and recommended detailed solutions for captured images.
    5. Captured digital images and performs advanced computer processing of images for high-quality 4-color offset printing, wide-format inkjet printing, or online distribution.
    6. Established and practiced color management techniques with all capture, monitoring, and output devices such as printers.
    7. Converted camera RAW captures to an appropriate resolution and color space for output for appropriate end-use.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Commercial Photographer Resume

Summary : Field Rep/ VAR Sales NAS storage, digital photography, graphic design, light bookkeeping, Adobe Photoshop, basic web design, and search engine optimization, computer upgrading and maintenance, internet marketing and research, customer service and sales, MS Office, small office management, LAN networking, strong mechanical and tech aptitude.

Skills : Photography, Photoshop, Editing, Dropbox, Excel, Microsoft Office, Video Editing, Graphic Design, Interpersonal.

Description :

    1. Created images for use in marketing various products and services.
    2. Promotional photography; worked with clients to capture their vision; digitally enhance images.
    3. Created images for billboards, magazines or product packaging, or in television commercials or magazine ads.
    4. Worked with film or digital media and skilled in processing both.
    5. Photographed objects to contracted employer's or client's specifications.
    6. Marketed photographs to customers for purchase.
    7. Created photographs in the studio and in the field for newspaper advertising, editorial portraits, and photo illustrations.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
MA in Psychology

Commercial Photographer Resume

Summary : An experienced photographer, manager, and customer service provider seeks full-time employment in the photography field.

Skills : Word Perfect, Excel, CRM, InfusionSoft, Photoshop, Outlook, Quickbooks Type 65 wpm.

Description :

    1. Portraited and produced shot in studio and on location used for advertising, marketing, and websites.
    2. Worked in-house with the design team to illustrate concepts and ideas into tangibles to complete projects according to clients' specifications.
    3. Filed upload and archiving of all images according to the subject and/or product.
    4. Utilized Photoshop and Illustrator to enhance and color correct images for print and web.
    5. Freelanced with clients on remote jobs Scout locations for product shoots Update all relevant software.
    6. Specialized in advertising and architectural photography.
    7. Utilized digital cameras and computers to create, process, and deliver images to commercial and editorial clients.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS in Visual Communications

Commercial Photographer Resume

Summary : Challenging and creative Commercial Photographer position requiring professional project management, creative skills, customer service, and leadership.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suites; Adobe Photoshop Lightroom; Wacom Intuos2 Graphics Tablet; Canon EOS Rebel SL1 DSLR Camera; Darkroom Photography; Mac OSX; Apple Macbook Pro; Apple iPhone; Apple iPad.

Description :

    1. Managed studio space and secures advance permission of property owners for remote on-location photography.
    2. Maintained functionality of all studio imaging, lighting, and support equipment by sourcing to qualified repair facilities.
    3. Monitored and ordered all expendable studio supplies.
    4. Keeps abreast of firmware/application updates for studio cameras, digital backs, and computers.
    5. Collaborated with a customer or art director to select secondary photographic features such as set construction, backgrounds, and lighting themes.
    6. Produced photographic images in a controlled studio, or remote on-location environments using the correct exposure, color balance, and focus to eliminate manipulation of files later.
    7. Supervised photo assistant(s) or imaging specialists in their assigned tasks.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Applied Science, Photography

Commercial Photographer Resume

Summary : A fashion photographer with an international presence received numerous accolades for the photos and as a result, more orders have been secured by major clients.

Skills : Digital Photography, Mac Platforms, Some PC. Lighting. Editorial, Food, Jewelry, And Lifestyle Photography.

Description :

    1. Photographed products for catalogs and product brochures.
    2. Worked in various locations and in a studio setting.
    3. Collaborated with art directors and others.
    4. Shooted commercial photos for an architectural company, shooting products in a staged setting, on the tabletop, and traveling to sites nationwide.
    5. Imaged manipulation and pre-press using Adobe Photoshop on the Macintosh platform.
    6. Photographed skiers, employees, equipment, and snowboarders.
    7. Ensured that all Camera RAW and subsequently converted images are preserved to archival media, external hard drives, or off-site servers using a searchable proprietary digital asset management application.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    10+ Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Senior
    Education
    Education
    BS in Visual Arts