Hi, I have been working as a freelance first and second assistant based in London for the past 6 years. ------------------- I have lots of on set experience (on stills and increasingly more video) using a variety of cameras, lighting and software. Canon, Nikon, Hasselblad, Phase One, Mamiya Leaf, Sony, GoPro and Sinar cameras and backs. Arri, Bowens, Broncolor, Dedo, Elinchrom, Kino Flo, Profoto and Strobe studio and location lighting. I am a skilled digital operator and retoucher and I’m proficient with Capture One Pro, Leaf Capture, Phocus, Photoshop, Lightroom, Camera Raw and Sinar Capture Shop, plus various plug-ins from VSCO and Alien Skin. If needed, I have a Canon 5D Mk3 and several L series lenses available for hire and am also an experienced second shooter for events. Lastly, I have a full clean UK driving license and passport. ------------------- If you need an assistant for your shoot, or any pre and post production work then please get in touch. Thanks. M: 07760252772 Updated - February 2017
I'm a hardworking and reliable photo assistant with 2 years experience. I love what I do and always enjoy a challenge. I've worked on all sorts of shoots including advertising, PR, corporate, fashion, editorial, TV, still life & Interior photography. I'm a Phase One Certified Professional and happy to travel outside of London. Equipment I know: Nikon, Canon, Hasselblad, Phase One IQ, DF, XF, Profoto, Bowens, Elinchrom, LED & Arri lighting Photographers I've worked with: include Sean Cook, Victor Yuan, Lee Strickland, Alisa Connan, Amanda Searle, Nigel Davies, Mike Ellis, Duncan Loughrey, Jonathan Stewart, Tristan Townley, Michael Michaels, Richard Lewisohn, Andrew Brackenbury, Mikael Buck & Jesper Westley Shoots I've worked on: Fat Face, Next, Barbour, Sweaty Betty, John Lewis, Elle.com, MORE THAN Insurance, Superdrug, Lidl, The Times, BBC, Age UK, Braun, Leo, Smurfit Kappa, Deliveroo, Kraken, Martini, & Whitbread
- Call: 07824388866 - - Email: firstname.lastname@example.org - --------Phase One Certified Professional ----- ----- "Liam has proved to be a professional, friendly, versatile and hardworking freelance assistant and we would recommend him to other photographers without hesitation." -Steve Hoskins, October 2016 - -------------- Full C.V Here: --------- http://www.liamassist.co.uk/ ------------- ---- Completion of over 200 jobs so far spanning over 2 years working as full time Freelance London Based photographic Assistant and Digital operator. I also have 1 year working as a Full time Studio Assistant before that. To add to this, before I worked in the studio I was assisting whilst I was at University ----------- -------I always give 100% on set, gel with most teams and enjoy what I do. .-------- -----Plenty of Experience both as a First and Second Assistant from Advertising to Editorial on shoot Genres such as: Still Life, Fashion, Portrait, Interior, Architecture, Food and Lifestyle photoshoots, I even have allot of experience on high end Advertising shoots of Animals.------------ ------------ Select Clients of Shoots I have Assisted on include: Adidas, Nestle Purina, Tesco, Lindt, Bowers & Wilkins, TIGI International -------------------------- ----------- I can also retouch and have completed retouching jobs in the past, as well as onsite retouching ---------- Confident in: Photoshop, Capture One, After effects, In Design and Adobe Muse which I built my website with. ------------------------- ------------Level 3 certificate for I.T Professionals.------------ ---------Higher National Diploma in Photography from The University of Kent -------------- -----------Thanks and Look forward to Hearing from you---------- ---------Liam------
A confident, enthusiastic and resourceful photo assistant & digi-op with a BA (Hons) Commercial Photography from the Arts University Bournemouth. I have been assisting photographers for over four years and work freelance in and around London. My experience has seen me work as a 1st assistant on shoots ranging from fashion, to advertising and portraiture and work in locations and studios around the UK and Europe. EQUIPMENT KNOWLEDGE Canon EOS System, Nikon System, Hasselblad, Mamiya, 5x4,120 & 35mm, Profoto, Bowens, Broncolor, Elincrom, Arri, KinoFlo, Briese. Mac & PC literacy, Photoshop, Capture One Pro, Phocus, Lightroom. OTHER INFO Full clean UK Driving License, UK Passport, First Aid Trained. PHOTOGRAPHERS WORKED WITH Richard Wadey, Joseph Sinclair, Robert Wilson, Tom Barnes, Adrian Myers, Ian Derry, Guy Farrow, John Slater, Dylan Collard, Tom Watkins, John Adrian, Jeff Boudreau, Andy Fallon, Chris Saunders, Colin Chau, Cameron McNee, Michael Furlonger, Dave Bird, Duncan Nicholls, Chris Winter, Erwin De Boer, Simon Clemenger, Conor Masterson, Cristian Barnett, Dan Harrison, Philip Gatward, Indira Flack, Mike Austen, Mike Ellis, Darren Paul, Philip Sinden, Charlie Best, Jenni Hare, Simon Webb, Andrew Shaylor, Cameron-James Wilson, Mark McCall, Jon Cottam, Nick White, Bruce Harber, Sandro Hyams, Alex Wallace, Chris Mosey, Harley Kemp, Jonathan Malpass, Will Vendramini, Nick Dolding, Tom Leighton, Lucy Pope, Paul Farnham, Luca Zordan, Paul Tait, David Goodman, Simon Way, Stuart Hendry. TOP CLIENTS WORKED WITH EE, Shell, Samsung UK, Addidas, Barclays, Barclaycard, Jaguar Landrover, Sainsburys, Mothercare, Matalan, Channel 4, Channel 5, Warner Brothers, Paddy Power, Patisserie Vallerie, NHS, Sky TV, Subway, Eurostar, Costa Coffee, Barratt Homes, Country Living, NOW TV, TIME Magazine, Sport Magazine, Wonderland, Sunday Times Magazine, Esquire, Vogue UK, Men’s Health, Q magazine, Attitude, Brora, Barclays, Barclaycard. EDUCATION BA (Hons) Commercial Photography from The Arts University Bournemouth.
I am a film and digital photographer based in Islington, London. I have assisted both film and digital photographers, including Dylan Collard and Olivia Rose. Most recently I worked at an Emmy Award-winning production company taking BTS photos for their projects, producing photo and video work for clients like John Frieda, Lexus, BOSE and BVLGARI, to name a few. The shoots I have helped out on have gone on to be published in magazines like Kinfolk, i-D and Dazed & Confused. I have experience assisting in a studio setting as well as in natural light outdoors. I am also involved in video as I am a freelance videographer/photographer, so I can help out with moving image projects as well. I speak English, Turkish, German and French.
I have a passion for photography, with experience working in the studio environment as an assistant as well as running my own photo shoots. I am reliable, punctual and knowledgeable when it comes to studio work, camera equipment and post production of images. My ambition is to be a full time fashion photographer, and to eventually launch my own fashion and beauty magazine. I am a trustworthy person with a friendly attitude and good experience and I know I could be a dependable asset to any situation. Qualifications: • Eight GCSEs, ranging from English, Fine Art, IT and Drama • Three A levels: in Graphic Design, Film Studies and English Literature and Language • Foundation Diploma in Fine Art from UCA Canterbury • BA HONS degree in Fine Art, where I majored in Fine Art Photography, from UCA Canterbury • Course certificates in Editorial retouching, fashion/portraiture photography and Photoshop and Lightroom. Experience; • INTERN FOR HJ HAIR AND BEAUTY MAGAZINE : Helped staff with magazine features. • INTERN FOR ALL SAINTS : Assisted the phtoographer, stylist and retouching team in the Head Office photography studio and assisted the crew on set for the April 2015 lookbook campaign. • ASSISTANT TO JEMIMA MARRIOTT: Assisted the photographer for SYN, Papercut and See7 magazines with setting up equipment, assisting on set and organizing submissions to magazines. • PHOTOGRAPHER AND RETOUCHER: Online editorials for DAMA Modelling Agency • PHOTOGRAPHER AND RETOUCHER: London Fashion Week for shooting DAMA models; shot at Alpha Industries, Luke 1977 and Glam Africa shows (2015). • PHOTOGRAPHER AND RETOUCHER: Shot at the British Hairdressing Business Awards • PHOTOGRAPHER AND RETOUCHER: At Salon International for HJ Magazine • PHOTOGRAPHER AND RETOUCHER: For fashion company HardlyEverWornIt - worked in the Head Office photographing VIP products (including designer menswear, womenswear and accessories) for the website and newsletter, later batch editing/resizing and colour correcting. • PHOTOGRAPHER AND RETOUCHER: Shot vintage bridal wear and fashion for Sam’s Fashion Shop, later batch edited and retouched for the designers and creative director. •ASSISTANT TO MARTIN BISIKER: Assisted at the UBS Financial conference in London, batch edited over 1000 images, taken by the photographer, colour corrected and organised in specific folders/sub folders. • PUBLISHED PHOTOGRAPHY: Two of my black and white macro photographs are being published in the inaugural issue of Light magazine (2017), quite an achievement as these are my first published pieces! • PHOTOGRAPHER AND RETOUCHER: Shot for business woman and TV personality Irene Major’s couture fashion event in Ingress Abbey; shooting the catwalk shows (designs by Avenard Couture and Safari Jewels), back of house and the event throughout the evening. Later batch edited.
Digi Op with over 6 years experience in the UK and abroad. Born in Berlin but calling London home. Certifications: 2010 BA (Hons) First/ Photography UEL London 2012 POCP - Certified Professional for Phase one Digital Backs and cameras, Mac & Capture One Troubleshooting 2013 Trained on Arri Alexa 2014 Photoshop Beauty & Skin Retouching course 2014 POCT - Certified Phase One Technician (Large Format) 2015 2 Month “Pro Retouch Course” with Sinisa Savic 2015 POCP - Phase One Recertified 2016 Fashion Pro Retouch Course Skills: Cameras: Large Format (Sinar & Linhof) Medium format (Phase One, Hasselblad, Mamiya), SLR and DSLR (Canon, Nikon ecc) Lighting: Studio and Location: Pro Photo, Elinchrom, BronColor, Brise, Kino Flo, Dedo, Arri & Others Software: Certified Professional for Capture One, Photoshop, Phocus Lightroom, InDesign, Carbon Copy & Chronosync Selected Photographers: Nick Knight, Jason Knott, Ralf Pülmanns, Wendy Carrig, Trigger, Pieter Henket, Rob Lawson, Steve Hoskins, Benjamin Kaufmann, Emma Tempest, Jonathan Ford, Felicity Ingram, Claire Harrison, Sarah Cresswell, David Ellis, Katie Hammond, Jamie McGregor Smith, Adrian Weinbrecht, Michael Whelan, Peter Wood, Barry Willis, William So and more Selected Clients: Vogue, Apple INC, Landcover, Sony, Philips, Alexander McQueen, L’Oreal, Subaru, Unilever, Lloyds Bank, Colgate, LAB Series, NY Times Mag, Nespresso, Discovery Channel, Chivas, Haig Club, Lebara, Ellesse, Marie Claire, Grazia UK, Marks & Spencers, Wonderland, Men’s & Woman’s Health, Shortlist, Towie, Bertazzoni, Design Exchange, Skanska, Sainsbury’s, Bailey of Hollywood, Debenhams, Boden, Mastered.com & more Retouching: Junior Retoucher to Sinisa Savic - Adidas 2016 campaign Retoucher: Editorial: NY Times Magazine Advertorial: Men’s Health for New Balance Campaign: The Soulful Fashion Lookbooks: The Soulfoul, Jewel by Lisa
Winner of the AOP Assistant Award 2014! 3.5 years intensive experience as a full time freelance photographer/assistant. Extremely varied assisting experience, from intricate still life to fast moving fashion, architecture, lifestyle and more. I have assisted the following photographers (with the type of photography I've assisted them on in brackets): Adi Admoni: www.adiadmoni.com (studio fashion) Andy Earl: www.andyearl.com (album cover portraits) Arnaud Stephenson: www.arnaudstephenson.com (location portrait/music portrait) Ayo Banton: www.ayobanton.com (still life advertising) Bill Gidda: www.billgidda.com (corporate headshots) Bruce Harber (e-commerce still life, catalogue fashion, interiors) Charlie Best: http: www.charlesbest.co.uk (location music and corporate portrait) Carolina Mizrahi: www.carolinamizrahi.com (still life/fashion) Chris Allerton: www.chrisallerton.com (location fashion and studio portrait) Dan Beleiu: www.beleiu.net (studio fashion) Diana Gomez: www.dianagomez.com (location fashion) Daniel Campagne: www.danielcampagne.it (location portrait) David Brook: www.davidbrook.co.uk (still life and fashion) Emilie Bailey www.emiliebailey.com (studio band portrait) Jorn Tomter www.tomter.net (environmental portrait) Julian Love www.julianlove.com (environmental portrait) Marcelo Benfield: www.marce1o.com (studio and location fashion) Mark Albertsen: www.albertsen.co.uk (studio fashion) Matthew Beedle: www.matthewbeedle.com (studio and location still life/interiors) Matthew Booth: www.matthewboothphotography.com (still life and interiors) Matthew Hass: www.matthass.com (location advertising) Matthew Joseph: www.matthewjoseph.co.uk (location corporate portrait and lifestyle adverising) Michael Micheals: www.michaelmichaels.com (studio food advertising) MIchael Molloy: www.michaelmolloy.co.uk (location portrait/advertorial) Mike Ellis: www.mikeellisphotography.com (location corporate portrait) Nicola Schafer: www.nicolaschafer.co.uk (studio kid's portrait) Nikolay Biryukov www.nikolaybiryukov.com (studio and location fashion editorial) OMM Photographic www.ommphotographic.com (interiors advertising) Paul Broadrick: www.paulbroadrick.com (corporate portrait) Peter Searle: www.petersearle.com (corporate portrait) Ria Osbourne: www.riaosborne.com (food editorial) Ruth Richardson-Child www.ruthrichardson-child.com (location fashion) Sam Hofman: www.samhofman.co.uk (car editorial) Sarel Jansen: www.sareljansen.com (corporate portrait/lifestyle advertising) Simon Pantling: www.pantlingstudio.com (interiors advertising) Stuart Hendry www.stuarthendry.co.uk (fitness editorial) Tony Brown www.tonybrownphotography.net (location corporate) Tristan Townley/Biggs Represents www.biggsreps.com (drinks advertising) Cients have included: Audi; Boots; Bulmers; Comic Relief; De Walt; Dolmio; GlaxoSmithKline; Google; Gordon's Gin; GQ Magazine; Harper's Bazaar; Hovis; Next; Sainsbury's; Sports Direct; Strongbow; Stylist Magazine; Thomas Cook; Ticketmaster; Vogue. Matthew Booth says: "Josh has worked with me for some time now. I use him as a reliable and highly adept assistant. He is an excellent photographer himself, producing high quality images with a creative flair. I would recommend him to anyone." Matthew Beedle says: "I recently hired Josh whilst I was one armed for a few weeks after a cycling accident and did not regret it. He was knowledgeable, creative, punctual and willing to work on each project as if it was his own. I would highly recommend Josh for any assisting work at a range of levels and if you can take him on full time, do it! Thanks again." Nicola Schafer says: "Josh did a great job assisting me on a photo shoot last year. He was prompt, helpful, and able to know what was required without needing to be asked. He had all the practical skills required from an assistant and he is also a highly skilled and extremely creative photographer. I recommend him highly and would hire him again." My knowledge of equipment is fairly broad, so please get in touch if you need to know my expertise in any particular setup. I have used various brands of lights/cameras/software and have good experience in both location and studio work. PERSONAL PHOTOGRAPHY Clients include: Adidas; Aram Gallery;British Museum;Canary Wharf;Christie's;David Roberts Art Foundation;Estonian Embassy;GQ Magazine;Julius Baer (Swiss Bank);Sky TV;Studio Moross;WIRED Magazine.
Working as a commercial photographer shooting furniture, cars, food, people, and lighting to name a few.
Hello! My name is Semra and I am a passionate assistant and freelance photographer who has just moved from Germany to London. In 2014 I have completed a three year photography apprenticeship at Frank Widmann Photodesign in Wiesbaden, Germany. He specializes in advertising and I had the opportunity to see a variety of shoots and settings. After the apprenticeship I've worked with various photographers as a freelancer. In January 2016 I moved to London to continue my work as an assistant photographer, but also to collect new experiences. I’m specializing in advertising, portraits, events, festivals and live concerts. But I’m also open to everything and I am happy about every new projects. I am friendly, punctual and flexible. Feel free to contact me for any reason, be it inquiring about a work or queries. Please see my website for some of my work. Thank you.
Iv been freelancing in London as a second assistant for the past 2 years, Perviously working as a studio assistant in west London. I have a lot experience on set working in Fashion, Hair & Beauty, Advertising, Commercial, Corporate and Celebrity Portraiture. Very capable working with Canon, Nikon and Hasselblad Cameras along with a range of lighting and software Mac or PC Based. I myself have a personal love for Portraiture and music Photography , touring and shooting as part of my own work with the added bonus of a clean driving license.
Freelance photo assistant for the last year full time and two years prior whilst studying a BA in professional photography at Edinburgh Collage. I have a background in fashion photography and advertising and have also worked in editorial, TV, interiors and corporate photography. As a photographer I have won three awards before leaving collage including 2 from the BIPP and one with calumet photographer of the year. I also am a regular gym goer (4 days a week) to keep me in shape so I never get tired of moving large kit round. Clean UK driving license with a confident working knowledge of driving larger vehicles and love the opertunity to travel outside the UK. I use Nikon but am also confidant with Canon, I have experience working with Hasselblad, Mamiya, Phase One and also studied film photography using 5x4 film, medium format film, 35mm film and have the ability to process film and work in the dark room. I'm Mac based but PC literate. I use Capture One and photoshop, Bridge heavily and can retouch images to professional level when needed. I am also confident using Lightroom, DXO Suite, Hasselblad, InDesign CS6. I have experience using Profoto, Elinchrom and Bowens lighting systems + ARRI HMIs & LED lighting. Photographers I have assisted include Rasmus Mogensen, John Perez, Chris Close, David Boni, Brendan MacNeill, Alix Hewitt, Mark Seager, Joe Connolly, Emli Benidix, Jo Hanley. Clients I worked with as an assistant include Animal Planet, Filming Scotland, Greem Room, LS Productions, Aeroflot, Manchester Utd, NBA, Irn Bru, GSPC, Edinburgh Collage, Sainsbury’s, Visit Scotland, Pantene, Vidal Sassoon, Walk a Mile, Spire Healthcare, Scottish Green Party, White Space, RBS, Glenmorangie, Lidl
Before photography I worked with explosives across the world, so I'm very good at keeping calm. I've worked freelance for a year after a full time stint in a studio. I specialise in outdoor lifestyle and have good Local knowledge of the Northern National parks; Peaks, Lakes, Yorkshire and Northumberland. Always prepared to be cold/hot/wet/tired/hungry.
Hello, my names Bruce. I’ve been assisting since 2008. In that time I’ve worked as both freelance and full time assistant and studio manager. Before moving to London in 2015 I was based in South Africa and Germany. I am a Phase One Certified Professional and happy working as either Digital Operator or Photographic Assistant. I have experience with and enjoy a range of photographic projects from precision still life work in studio to on location ski shoots. I can provide a digital location kit including a Macbook Pro Retina, Workcase + Tripod, Hyperjuice Battery, Tether cables and Wacom. Here's a quick summary of the equipment I usually work with... CAMERA: Phase One Certified Professional / Canon / Nikon / Sony / Hasselblad DIGITAL: Wacom graphics tablet / Capture One (Certified Professional) / Lightroom / Photoshop / Bridge / Mac OS LIGHTING: Strobe lighting including Profoto / Broncolor / Briese / Elinchrom / Constant lighting including HMI / Tungsten / Kino flow / Dedo light / I believe that doing my job well means a photographer can put all their energy into making great pictures knowing that the technical details and everything outside the viewfinder are taken care of - whether its lighting, digital workflow or logistics. My priority is making sure your images are safe and up to your standards of quality but thats just where the job starts. I’ve hauled gear up snowy mountains in Switzerland and camped overnight in sub zero temperatures to be ready for sunrise. I’ve held back traffic in the hectic streets of Maputo and held onto photographers while they hang out of moving cars descending mountain passes on Mallorca. I’m just as happy making coffee for your clients in studio or making sure you're getting enough water when its 40C in the Namibian desert. I can handle a 12 x 12 scrim in Cape Town’s fierce south easterly wind or stay up through the night preparing images for a deadline...its all part of the job and with over 8 years in the business you can trust me to do it well.
I have been working as a freelance digital operator and lighting assistant for 5 years. Beginning my career as studio assistant and lighting technician at Spring Studios, where I trained as digital operator and then became Phase One Certified. Clients include McQ, Burberry, MaxMara, Tom Ford, Topshop, Audi and Sony to name a few. Throughout my time in fashion and portraiture, I added another avenue in the form of food and fitness. As well as working as a Digi, I shoot my own work and created a health blog www.thegreen-machine.com, for which I shoot and write the content to combine my skills and passion for food photography & portraiture.
Since completing my BA Hons Photography degree at The Arts University Bournemouth, I have been commissioned for numerous portraits and still life work. I attended an intense two week portraiture training course in Missouri USA with photographer Joe Craig, I then went on to run my own photography studio onboard Holland America Cruise Line. After life at sea, I moved to London and worked in a studio run by British Royal Photographer Lionel Cherruault. I have assisted numerous photographers on editorial shoots for clients such as The New York Times, Country Life Magazine and Intweed Fashion. I have also shadowed photographers Barry Lategan, and my father James Wedge. KeySkills/Attributes include: Digital SLR and Medium format cameras International Experience Studio experience Adobe Software Microsoft Software Retouching Good knowledge on Macs and PC Colour printing on Chromira Printer Dark room Printing C41 negative processing Lighting Styling
I am currently employed as a property photographer for a leading national company but have a keen and active interest in documentary photography and reportage. I am interested in documentary video and stills projects, in particular projects that focus on regional issues, and I have worked as freelance photojournalist for several years. My work has been published by the Guardian and other national newspapers.
Freelance assistant with over 10 years experience in fashion, life style, advertising, cars, still life, people, animals. Among all the photographers I have assisted Jay Myrdal and Bay Hippisley is the one who influenced me the most. I am very skilled with all camera formats from 10x8 to 35mm, including digital capture (Phase One, Leaf, Nikon and Canon). Lighting includes Broncolor, HMI, Tungsten, Strobe, Elinchrom, Profoto. Excellent IT skills: Photoshop, Word, Lightroom, Capture One, Mac and PC.
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Worked full time for advertising photographer Jonathan Oakes in Manchester before moving to London. Now based in Islington. I Have worked on shoots for magazines including Marie Clair, In Style, Harpers and Queen, Q , and the Times magazine.
Hey! I'm Alex and I've been freelancing and assisting on various projects and shoots for the past 4 years. I have extensive experience both on location and within a studio environment, with my own work focusing primarily on portraiture and photojournalism, having shot for a number of high key clients, such as BBC, RNLI & Magnum. I have worked with a wide range of photographers on a number of different shoots, working in advertising, corporate, still life, editorial and lifestyle. I have gained a huge amount of knowledge and experience during my time assisting, and am incredibly confident working with an array of different camera and lighting systems, and I am able to apply the knowledge and the skills I have learnt to any shoot. I have extensive knowledge of file treatment, colour management and post production, and how to prepare files to a professional standard, whether that be for print or viewed digitally. I understand the importance of working quickly, professionally, and efficiently during a shoot, and work relentlessly to ensure that everything runs as smoothly as possible, and to anticipate and meet the photographers needs. The majority of my editorial work has been shot with a Mamiya Leaf or Canon 5D mkiii, whilst my personal work takes a more traditional route, often shooting 120 on either a Hasselblad or Mamiya 645. I have extensive experience using Profoto, Elinchrom and Bowens lighting kits, and am able to supply technical help throughout the shoot to ensure that all equipment runs efficiently. I am a confident Digi-op and retoucher, have a clean UK driving license and am available to travel further afield from London if required. Thank you for taking the time to view my profile, check out my website to see a selection of my work. Feel free to contact me at any time. I look forward to working together in the future! Alex www.alexingramphoto.com @alexingramphoto 07891687341 Skills: Cameras; Digital - Canon, Hasselblad, Mamiya, Phase One Analogue - 35mm, 120, 5x4 Lighting; Studio & location - Profoto, Bowens, Broncolor, Elinchrom Software - Adobe Photoshop CC, Lightroom, InDesign, Audition, CaptureOne, i1Profiler, Flexcolour Selected Photographers: Emli Bendixen, Ben Quinton, Nick Turpin, Jack Latham, James O Jenkins, Kirsty Mackay, Angus Fraser, Alison Jackson