Sports Photographer Resume Samples

A Sports Photographer is a specialist hired to shoot pictures and videos of sports events and athletes. Working for a variety of media fields such as magazines, websites, newspapers, and broadcasting channels, these photographers are shouldered with the following duties mentioned on the Sports Photographer Resume – capturing all movements of the game and the player skillfully and clearly; directing and posing and photographing sportsperson and sports teams, performing post-production editing of all photos, arranging and uploading all sports pictures online in the gallery format, taking pictures of the sportsperson, sports team, pre-match activities, live matches, and post-matches happenings; and operating all photography related equipment and supplies.

Summary of skills that can highlight a resume include the following – huge experience in capturing, and editing photos of the sportsperson, events, and teams; solid knowledge of still and digital photography techniques and principles; exceptional knowledge of established broadcast standards, rules, and regulations; and familiarity with MS Office Suite, and digital editing software. Those seeking to make a career as a sports photographer should be able to emphasize a degree in photography in their resumes.

Sports Photographer Resume example

Sports Photographer Resume

Summary : Highly motivated,results-oriented, self-starter prepared to make an immediate impact. Able to manage time effectively, meet project deadlines, and work independently.

Skills : Software: Adobe Creative Suite, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Lightroom, Video Editing Tools, Final Cut Pro, Adobe Premiere Pro), Varies Photoshop and Lightroom Filters.

Description :

    1. Coordinated with the yearbook staff, newspaper director, and the television school broadcast system, to capture top-quality action shots during official games and related sporting events for Choctaw athletics.
    2. Communicated with team coaches and provide requested retouched game photos for players and parents.
    3. Coordinated with the coaching staff to schedule and shoot team and individual player photos.
    4. Transferred retouched photos to school television broadcast system, newspaper editor, and yearbook staff.
    5. Currently on tracked to become the school's official photographer.
    6. Independently coordinated scheduling of photoshoots of all athletic activities including football, basketball, cross country, swimming, golf, wrestling, girl's weightlifting, soccer, and volleyball.
    7. Granted access to every sporting event and other school-related activities such as Miss CHS and Colorguard, with authority to take senior photos and document any event on campus during or after school hours.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BFA In Art History


Sports Photographer Resume

Summary : Enthusiastic photographer/photo editor looking for a position in the publishing industry to share the skills and knowledge acquired during the previous employments to benefit the company by generating quality content.

Skills : Management of Production Crew, Studio and Field Lighting, photography, Graphic design, Promotions, commercial production.

Description :

    1. Get to the event, unload all gear, get it cleaned, and be ready to start shooting.
    2. Shooted anywhere from pictures in one day.
    3. Edited pictures which is the most time-consuming process.
    4. Sent them out to the people who paid for the shoot.
    5. Invited by one baseball team captain pleased with the quality of work as a full access photographer at the baseball All-Star game.
    6. Met all strict yearbook deadlines, with accolades from the yearbook director noting an invaluable contribution to delivering the yearbook on time and exceeding quality standards for photography.
    7. Utilized specialized photography skills.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
HS


Sports Photographer Resume

Objective : An applicant for your Brand Marketing position. Excited to learn of your opening, as your position fits background, talents, and career goals. After reviewing your work in the market, and researching your company and its products and services, would consider it a privilege to work with you and your team.

Skills : Indesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Premiere Pro, Microsoft Office, Quark Xpress, Photography, Prepress Setup.

Description :

    1. Taken portraits and action shots of sports teams.
    2. Coordinated teams, coaches, and parents on days of shoots.
    3. Posed clients for individual pictures.
    4. Drafted a customer database for problem cases and sales that needed follow-up.
    5. Gathered customer purchases and information.
    6. Contacted customers when we received incomplete orders.
    7. Images traveled the country photographing sporting events for editorial content.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Advanced Diploma In Graphic Design

Sports Photographer Resume

Headline : Seeking a position in the video production industry where one can utilize organizationally, communication, and writing skills to contribute positively towards growth and development opportunities in the production industry.

Skills : Marketing, Social Media, Creative.

Description :

    1. Photographed sporting events as assigned on a part-time basis.
    2. Assumed the duties of Cheif Photographer in the journalism department.
    3. Done freelance work in audio production for the Television Network.
    4. Worked in still photography for individuals.
    5. Produced two videos from the WOI archive video.
    6. Produced and marketed a video on the railroad.
    7. Coordinated with the newspaper design team to ensure photography fits design requirements.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BBA In Marketing & Communications

Sports Photographer Resume

Objective : Seeking a position where past job experience, proven job performance, interpersonal skills, strong work ethic & adaptability will provide a solid background for a variety of employment criteria.

Skills : Photoshop CS6, Illustrator CS6, Sublime Text 2&3, HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript.

Description :

    1. In charged of showing up to the appropriate field, setting up, and tearing down equipment.
    2. Able to handle multiple sports teams at once.
    3. Shooted sporting events and conduct interviews.
    4. Edited news packages, highlights, and standard VO/SOTs.
    5. Trained freelance photographers to Research story ideas.
    6. Shooted Team and Individual photos for youth sports teams.
    7. Administrated picture forms and collection of payment.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    2-5 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Junior
    Education
    Education
    BA In Telecommunicative Arts

    Sports Photographer Resume

    Objective : Detail-oriented, enthusiastic team player whose commitment to excellence is only superseded by hard work. Consist of being organized and meeting deadlines, creative way of thinking, being well-read and well-spoken, working reliably under pressure, having outstanding retention skills, and considered easily adaptable to change.

    Skills : Portrait Photography, Videography Services, Kids Portraits, Wedding Photography.

    Description :

      1. Responsible for photo coverage of all sports throughout the year.
      2. Worked with Sports Information Director in stats department using cameras and Adobe creative suites software.
      3. Edit through them once and upload them in folders for use by the Office of Communication.
      4. Went to high school sports games and took photos.
      5. Edited all photos and sent them to the press.
      6. Served as lead on-site editor and staff coordinator for all championship-level events.
      7. Taken quality action, portrait, candid, and team/group photography.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    2-5 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Junior
    Education
    Education
    HS

    Sports Photographer Resume

    Objective : A self-motivated and able to work both independently and as a collaborative team member. Looking to obtain a position where one can further develop skills and knowledge in the customer service industry while working for a company that will allow growing personally and professionally.

    Skills : Photoshop CS6, Illustrator CS6, Sublime Text 2&3, HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript.

    Description :

      1. Worked assignments throughout the area to capture action shots of high school sports teams.
      2. Provided efficient and timely photos to be uploaded and placed online for purchase.
      3. Worked assignments to capture still photos, as well as action shots of sports teams and individuals ranging from little league to high school.
      4. Provided efficient and timely photo sessions.
      5. Provided the highest level of professional and courteous customer service at all times.
      6. Photographed various sports including tennis, men's/women's basketball, softball, baseball.
      7. Sorted and uploaded photography following each event.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    2-5 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Junior
    Education
    Education
    HS

    Sports Photographer Resume

    Objective : Experienced customer service individual; skilled in office management, creative design, system building, customer tracking, and marketing. Strong attention to detail, thrives in a fast-paced deadline-driven environment, and the go-to person to get things done in every position.

    Skills : JQuery, Windows Server, Windows Azure, IIS 7.5, Apache, LAMP, Ubuntu Desktop & Server, OS X Lion & OS X Lion Server.

    Description :

      1. Sports photographer for C&S media covering sports assignments and working with sports editor.
      2. Attended sporting events in the country and taking action photos.
      3. Produced, Shooted, and Edited segments of the show Inside the Orange.
      4. Assisted with post-work as otherwise requested.
      5. Assisted with running of leagues and events as otherwise requested.
      6. Provided the best environment and experience possible for all of our competitors.
      7. Proudly represented SPORTSKIND as a highly visible and accessible member of our team.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            2-5 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Junior
            Education
            Education
            BA In Telecommunication Arts

            Sports Photographer Resume

            Objective : Seeks to secure a position with a company that will allow utilizing strengths and abilities, which includes strong communication, leadership, motivation, and negotiating skills to further the progress and success of your company.

            Skills : Product Photography (Food/Jewelry), Event Photography, Digital Enhancement/Editing, Sports (Youth/Intramural), Adobe Creative Suite.

            Description :

              1. Captured action shots of players during competition. 
              2. Edited photos.
              3. Uploaded photos to sports information website.
              4. Required timely uploads of photos.
              5. Worked with students in elementary all the way through higher education levels taking their photos for IDs, Sports, or for personal purchase.
              6. Distributed ID card printing systems to schools statewide, set up ID printers for internal school use, and taught an assigned school representative.
              7. Sorted, organized, and distributed photo data for submission to a printing lab out of state.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            2-5 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Junior
            Education
            Education
            BA In Telecommunication Arts

            Sports Photographer Resume

            Objective : A highly motivated,results-driven professional with good communication skills in English both spoken and written. A quick learner and like to work in an environment.

            Skills : Event Photography, Digital Enhancement/Editing, Sports, Adobe Creative Suite.

            Description :

              1. Ensured work was completed per deadline. 
              2. Managed sports events.
              3. Managed Monies.
              4. Managed Sales and Computer Systems.
              5. Photographed Soccer, Hockey, Football.
              6. Photographed the end of the race at the medal presentation area.
              7. Included photographing events or places, writing needed articles, editing, and cataloging photos, and providing the photos to our editors and writers.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            2-5 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Junior
            Education
            Education
            BA In Telecommunication Arts