Director Of Photography Resume Samples

Director of Photography assists the director in giving visual look to the film. The essential duties listed on the Director of Photography Resume includes – helping in taking technical decisions, creating a visual identity to the movie, creating the desired look using camera movement, framing, lighting; conducting research, preparing a list of camera equipment required, testing lens and film stocks; operating the movie camera, overseeing the photography crew, overseeing the camera setting and aperture, and giving appropriate lighting to the movie.

The director of photography should depict the following skills – good technical knowledge of the digital process and photochemical process; thorough knowledge of camera equipment, in-depth knowledge of various lighting techniques, and a strong knowledge of moving image and photography. Candidates can expect to start a career in this line by joining as assistants and then progress as photography director.

Director Of Photography Resume example

Director of Photography Resume

Summary : Award-winning digital journalist with more than thirty years of experience in producing short and long form features and documentaries. Highly skilled in managing all aspects of television.

Skills : Camera Operator, Scuba & Steady Cam Operator, Video Editor.

Description :

    1. Assigned to create content from start to finish to leading and coordinating the efforts of colleagues, interns, and contractors.
    2. Developed into a series (different producers) on upcoming communities in the Pittsburgh region.
    3. Edited to reflect the vibrancy, youthfulness, and excitement of Pittsburgh's resurgence using fast-paced editing and stylized effects.
    4. Reported on Pittsburgh's deficiencies in its air and water quality, lack of racial and ethnic diversity, and worker skills.
    5. Created the visual identity, or look, of the film Working with the Director, camera crew, and lighting department to achieve.
    6. Managed all aspects of filming: from ordering and overseeing equipment to reviewing footage Video editing and project development.
    7. Ran the art department and coordinated high-end, multi-million dollar fashion photoshoots and campaigns.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Photography


Director of Photography I Resume

Objective : A goal-driven leader with an impressive experience in Photography, Multimedia Operations, Design Management and Team Management. Specializing in business development, operations.

Skills : Photography, Graphic Design, Adobe Creative Suites.

Description :

    1. Directed and provided all photography and visual information support for space satellite command and control in support of global operations.
    2. Captured all events, official photos, alert photography, official military functions, and public affairs needs as the lead photographer.
    3. Contacted for all photographic needs by public affairs, protocol, graphic artists, & local media when covering military events on & off base.
    4. Created, prepared & distributed all project-related status reports to all appropriate team members.
    5. Organized all multimedia file archives, creating an efficient digital catalog system for prompt & efficient searches.
    6. Scoped, and felt, it has been one of the jobs to bring those elements to camera and lighting work.
    7. Responsible for assessing each shooting situation and bringing the appropriate equipment to make the shoot a success.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Management


Director of photography III Resume

Summary : Born and raised in Cincinnati and am extremely passionate about everything the city has to offer. Constantly looking for ways to make new connections and stay involved in the Cincinnati arts community.

Skills : Photography, Lightroom.

Description :

    1. Shooted on-location event photos and interviews with music artists.
    2. Continually learned how important word of mouth and networking is.
    3. Provided photography services to clients for individual, events, bands, and weddings.
    4. Experienced using both natural and studio lighting in a variety of settings.
    5. Recognized for competency, thoroughness, and going above and beyond requirements to help achieve goals.
    6. Developed passion for nursing while covering the healthcare segments featured in each issue.
    7. Screened interviews with multi-camera event shoots.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Director of Photography II Resume

Headline : Strong foundation in video graphy, photography, and computer applications complemented by highly attuned sense of creativity and the need for customer-focused service.

Skills : Video production, Photography.

Description :

    1. Acquired essential skills that are only taught through experience.
    2. Aspired to be a leader conscious of management, multitasking, and working well with other employees.
    3. Assigned events, Delivered, and distributed Nite Guide Magazine.
    4. Directed photographers to assigned events, Post-production processing, Managed Myclubscene.com photo galleries.
    5. Filmed and edited Seminole Athletics feature videos for the television program "Seminole Sports Magazine" on Fox Sun Sports.
    6. Advanced Feature Production class in the Media Production program.
    7. Maintained a photography archive database that enabled quick retrieval of all digital photography created for the magazines.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BA

Jr. Director of Photography Resume

Objective : Newly licensed Registered Nurse seeking employment that will provide me the opportunity to achieve invaluable professional development in the industry.

Skills : Adobe Light room, Adobe In Design, Adobe Premiere, Adobe Illustrator.

Description :

    1. Oversaw all aspects of photography for 3 Award-Winning Magazine Publications and 3 yearly relocation guides.
    2. Prioritized projects and able to work well under pressure, ensuring all magazine editorial deadlines were met.
    3. Maintained a good working relationship with a diverse level of professionals, vendors, clients, and customers.
    4. Coordinated with publishers, editors, and writers on a vision for articles.
    5. Hired, assigned, and oversaw freelance photographers.
    6. Provided instructions on the types of photos needed for each of the stories being covered.
    7. Produced weekly reports regarding production status.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Nursing

Director of Photography/Executive Resume

Headline : Completed projects to be perceived as quality in both execution and delivery. Goal is to bring value to any creative team or collaboration working.

Skills : Adobe Premiere, Adobe Photoshop.

Description :

    1. Provided aerial or ground video production or documentation support to Air Force educational, training, operational.
    2. Supervised or accomplishes aerial or ground camera assignments.
    3. Determined the equipment requirements, researches subject matter, and establishes shooting outlines and scripts.
    4. Coordinated video requirements and ensures equipment is in proper operating condition.
    5. Edited for Internet marketing Edited art for the Internet.
    6. Printed flyers for promotional materials.
    7. Managed calendar/all graphics, photos, and designs for print and social media.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Vocational

Director of Photography/Representative Resume

Summary : Objective is to bring the lessons and education have received over the years from previous employers, and from experiences and education.

Skills : Photoshop, Adobe Audition audio software.

Description :

    1. Surveyed set or location for potential problems observes effects of lighting, measures lighting levels, and coordinates necessary changes prior to filming.
    2. Selected cameras, accessories, equipment, and film stock, utilizing knowledge of filming techniques, filming requirements, and computations.
    3. Instructed camera operators regarding camera setup, angles, distances, movement, and other variables and signals cues for starting and stopping filming.
    4. Worked on some distinguished projects including the hit web series "Into the Smoke".
    5. Featured in both the Philadelphia Inquire and South Jersey Magazine.
    6. Viewed more than three hundred thousand times with a combined viewing total of over a million minutes watched.
    7. Worked with local country singing talent Dave Hangley.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Stage Production

Asst. Director of Photography Resume

Objective : Director of Photography is responsible for ordering and testing camera and lighting equipment, supervising a camera and lighting crew and editing a film's.

Skills : Adobe Design, Technical Skills.

Description :

    1. Stronger leader and worked a lot with the homeless.
    2. Learned how important it is to get involved with your church and how even the littlest things can help someone in a huge way.
    3. Worked a lot with children at church where I served as a leader and videographer/photographer for four years.
    4. Charged in filming and editing school videos during junior and senior years of high school.
    5. Worked on many school projects at Full Sail in and out of class, also concerts, and sports documentaries.
    6. Loved the freedom filmmaking gives, to shoot something with a camera, and bring the vision to life is truly the greatest feeling.
    7. Worked with One to One Box has been a constantly evolving process.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Associate Director of Photography Resume

Headline : Successfully performed social media campaigns for Monolith Productions Middle-Earth Shadow of video game Strong cross-functional experience working on major video games.

Skills : Adobe Creative Suite, Final Cut Pro, Photography.

Description :

    1. Responsible for conveying film director visual style from screenplay and vision into actionable shots.
    2. Developed and applied innovative techniques that convey the mood and style of the film.
    3. Strong expertise crafted technical camera and light plots for placement for shooting.
    4. Utilized leadership skills to guide and mentor the production team in getting the best shots for the film, monitoring, and overseeing every frame.
    5. Performed other duties, such as selecting cinematic lenses and troubleshooting media to support production timelines and protect the overall project integrity.
    6. Developed relationships with industry professionals, building an international network of filmmaking talent.
    7. Responsible for ensuring key milestones are delivered to clients on time, under budget, and exceed all expectations.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Film Production

Lead Director of Photography Resume

Summary : Technically-oriented and adaptable photography professional with extensive experience in photo editing, video editing, online multimedia, computer-related visuals, audience development.

Skills : Photoshop, Premiere, Photography.

Description :

    1. Managed photo staff for print and online products.
    2. Worked closely with various newsroom editors and online content editors to develop an approach to the growing audiences through print and web-based journalism.
    3. Directed multimedia/video department to develop staff and outside video content to attract an audience.
    4. Led photo assigning and picture editing process.
    5. Worked one-on-one with staff photographers on taking creative approaches to daily photo work.
    6. Re-organized structure of the department, promoting two employees to managers to bring a more cohesive approach without any fiscal impact on the budget.
    7. Worked in conjunction with several newsroom department heads to develop a multimedia online blog called The Darkroom.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Director of Photography Resume

Summary : Cinematographer's responsibilities include reading scripts and liaising with the director and visiting locations to take test shots.

Skills : Still Photography, Technical Skills.

Description :

    1. Responsible for photography and photography teams for the AFME festival.
    2. Assisted with day to day operations of the office, volunteers, and technical needs.
    3. Assisted executive director pre-planning and logistics for the festival.
    4. Created multiple in house studios Assorted fieldwork for special events (graduations, individual and group shots).
    5. Devised structure as well as division of related duties from various departments, including photography.
    6. Maintained and updated production manuals and assisted in preparation for shoots.
    7. Worked under tight deadlines and consistently delivering quality results.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
MFA