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. KIT LIST AVAILABLE TO HIRE RATE (Per day) Profoto D1 500 Air Kit £30.00 Profoto B1 AirTTL monolight Kit £30.00 Profoto B2 Off-Camera 2 Head Flash Kit £30.00 Profoto B2 3m Pack to Head Extension £5.00 Profoto B2 spare battery £5.00 Profoto RFi 3' Octa Softbox £25.00 Profoto OCF Grid Kit £5.00 Profoto OCF 2' Octa Softbox £5.00 Profoto OCF 2x3' Softbox £5.00 Profoto Air Remote TTL-C For Canon £10.00 MacBook Pro 15" i7 Quadcore (non touch bar) £100.00 Seaport Case with hood and tripod mount £15.00 Tripod for Seaport Case £5.00 Canon 24-105mm EF f4L IS USM Lens £20.00 Canon 70-200mm EF f2.8 IS USM Mkii Lens £30.00 Sigma 50mm f1.4 DG HSM ART Lens £10.00 ASSISTANT & DIGI-OP DAY RATES Assistant from £200* Digi-op from £250* Digi-op with kit from £350* *Rates dependant upon shoot type and duration. Travel expenses charged at £50 per day within London if hired with kit to be transported. Hired in kit will be subject to a 10% handling fee. Half day rate charged at 60%, shoots over 4 hours in duration will be charged at full day rate. 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, Dean Sherwood, Nick David, Garrod Kirkwood, Ed Robinson, Pete Muller, James Hole, Zena Holloway, Paul Cooper, Danny North, Jason Knott, Baker Evans, Gareth Sambidge, Sarah McColgan. TOP CLIENTS WORKED WITH EE, Shell, Samsung UK, Addidas, Barclays, Barclaycard, Jaguar Landrover, Sainsburys, Mothercare, Matalan, Sage, Channel 4, Channel 5, Viacom Entertainment, 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, Adidas, Laura Ashley, The Vamps, Britain's Next Top Model, NME
Andrew John Simpson
A Digital Operator / Assistant with an array of experience since being in the pro arena from 2005. Andrew has worked across the board. Adaptable and flexible with a problem solving manner. He is one to have on your team that will help get the job done. In his own time Andrew is a Creative Photographer with a style that pushes boundaries. Creating visual puns from kicks.
London Based Assistant Assisting since Jan 2015 Lighting / Capture One / Photoshop / Digital / Film Lifestyle / Advertising / Still Life / Sports / TV / Portraits - Shoots I've worked on Lifestyle / Reportage - Shoots I am pursuing From New Zealand and have an ancestry English visa
Phase One Certified Professional London based Clean Driving Licence Equipment I have experience with: Nikon, Canon, Phase One, Hasselblad, Profoto, Elinchrom, Bowens, LED & HMI Equipment I own: Nikon D810 + Lenses Elinchrom Style RX Heads x 4 + Modifiers Photographers I've worked with: 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, Matt Davis, Garrod Kirkwood, Terry Benson, Ben Riggott, Mark Hayman, Jake Thomas, Jonathan Syer, Joel Knight, Mel Yates & Jesper Westley. Shoots I've worked on: Fat Face, Miss Selfridge, Vogue Italia, Fabulous Magazine, Next, Barbour, Sweaty Betty, Ann Summers, Estee lauder, John Lewis, Harrods, Samsung, Vauxhall, Elle.com, Airbnb, Deliveroo, Warner Bros, The Guardian, MORE THAN Insurance, Blue Cross, Superdrug, Lidl, The Times, BBC, Age UK, Braun, Leo, Smurfit Kappa, Merlin Entertainments, Kraken Rum, Sega, Sage, Martini, Costa & Beefeater
I continue to work with a wide range of Photographers from studio based Still Life and Food, to Lifestyle, Fashion and Advertising for major brands. Clients include: Sophia Webster, Nicolas Kirkwood, Preen, Pippa Small, Conran, Ming Ray, Another Country, Uncle Ben's, Albert Bartlett, Betty Crocket, Tesco, Le Crueset, Idaho. I am highly personable and hard working, an all-rounder with production management experience as well. Please do not hesitate to contact me with regard to freelance work. Photographic and Technical Skills Experienced Assistant to well known advertising, food, still life, commercial and fashion photographers. Experienced in still life, fashion, food and portraiture photography production. Excellent proficiency in taking and editing photographs both in the studio and on location. Strong eye for detail, composition and colour can retouch to a high standard. Proficiency in using Capture One, Nikon, Canon, all Studio Lighting set ups - Profoto, Elinchrim, Bowens. Adobe Creative Suite: Lightroom, Photoshop and some Premiere Pro. Apple Mac OS X, Microsoft, Outlook. Production Management Proven professional production and photographic studio management skills; from client liaison, to interpreting briefs, devising timelines, booking photographers and crew, assisting, shoot coordination, editing, installation, set building, estimates and invoicing, risk assessments, post production, file management and delivery. Experienced project manager, used to overseeing multiple shoots. Excellent communication skills, well practiced at managing client and crew relationships with humour and diplomacy.
Hi, I have been working as a freelance first and second assistant based in London for the past 6-7 years. ------------------- I have lots of on set experience (primarily stills but 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, Phocus, Photoshop, Lightroom, Camera Raw, Leaf Capture and Sinar Capture Shop, plus various plug-ins from VSCO and Alien Skin. If needed, I have a Canon 5D Mk3 and a few 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: +44(0)7760252772 Updated - May 2018
I'm a Freelance Photo Assistant and Digital Tech based in Manchester, UK. I have been assisting for 2 years full time and occasionally whilst I worked in the rental department at Calumet, which was 2 years also.
Freelance Assistant and Retoucher. Based in London and Cambridge. Seven years experience working as an assistant. I have experience of a wide variety of shoots: Commercial and Corporate portraits, Advertising, Still life and Product photography, Food, Architectural and Editorial and Music photography. Comfortable working in studio or on location. Camera And Lighting Equipment: Hasselblad digital cameras, H2D,H3D,H5D Mamyia 645 with digital backs. Canon 5d Mark 2 (stills and moving image). Canon 1Ds. Nikon D3, D2x, D700. Some experience using Mamiya RZ67. Sony Z7 video camera Bowens Lighting equipment. Broncolor Lighting Equipment Elinchrom Lighting equipment. Canon and Nikon Speed lights. Software: Hasselblad Phocus and Flex Colour. Photoshop. Canon DPP. Able to work on both Mac and PC systems. I am an experienced retoucher with extensive knowledge of photoshop. BA(Hons) Graphic Design, Nottingham Trent University. UK Passport and Full, clean, UK driving license and car.
T: 07881 951506
Very experienced in all formats and most kinds of lighting. Strong retouch, lighting and digital operating skills. Experienced in studio and on location both in London and abroad. Full car and motorbike license.
- Call: 07824388866 - - Email: email@example.com - --------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 311 shoots so far spanning over 3 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------
Working as a commercial photographer shooting furniture, cars, food, people, and lighting to name a few.
Digi Op with over 7 years experience in the UK and abroad. Born in Berlin but calling London home. Selected Photographers: Rankin, Jason Knott, Steve Hoskins, Ralf Pülmanns, Wendy Carrig, Trigger, Pieter Henket, Rob Lawson, 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, Alison Jackson and more Selected Clients: Vogue, Apple INC, Landrover, 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, Typhoo, Zoopla & more 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 2017 Photoshop Composite Pro 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, Lightroom, InDesign, Carbon Copy & Chronosync 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 Soulful, Jewel by Lisa
OVERVIEW I am a conscientious person who works hard and pays attention to detail. I am adaptable, flexible, quick to pick up new skills and enthusiastic when it comes to learning from others. I have assisted photographers (and still continue to where I can), I have attended London Fashion Week and London Collections: Men as well as doing my own personal projects. This has given me varied transferable skills and the ability to work with many different types of people. I believe I could fit easily into your team. Equipment I know: Nikon, Phase One (Basic), Profoto, Broncolor, Bowens, Elinchrom, Briese (basic) Lightroom (90%) | MAC OS (90%) Capture One (45%) | Photoshop (90%) Indesign (45% | Social Media (90%) Photographers I've worked with: Rob Shepard, Eric Marillier, Jason Yates, Denise Maxwell ,Marcin Leszczynski, Uzo Oleh, Jayden Tang, Rosella Vannon, Nick Guttridge, Emma Mitchell, Olly Courtney Shoots I've worked on: Boden, Fabulous Mag, Unpolished Mag, Another Mag, Purple Mag, Volt Mag, Oceanic/Volkan Mag, L'Oreal, Wolford, DJ Tim Green, Notion Mag, Africa Fashion Week, Funk Eye Wear, Asda Christmas Campaign, New Look Christmas Campaign; Zoho Advert.
Hello, I'm Jacob Schuhle-Lewis. I'm 36 and have years of experience in the photography industry, and several more in film and TV. I now work as an agency represented digital operator, and a photography/lighting assistant. I live in central London but have worked on jobs worldwide; from South Africa to Seattle, via Miami. I work as a digital operator, but also as a cinematographer. I own my own video equipment, and know how to get along with a stills team! ········ I have an extensive knowledge of lighting, including daylight, strobes and continuous lighting.
A freelance assistant in London for over 7 years, I have worked for numerous photographers on a variety of shoots, fashion to food to automotive, both on location, worldwide. And, in the studio. I have good knowledge of all formats from 10x8 to medium format digi-backs and all lighting from Strobe Equipment to HMI. Good on a Mac with retouch and of-course I am highly proficient with a kettle and cafetiere. My personal work has been exhibited in the AOP Open, AOP Assistants Awards and Portrait Salon Competitions. Based in South London but also with a base in Leeds and Nottingham. I possess a full, clean driving licence and full no clams insurance. A hard working, reliable and dedicated assistant.
Winner of the AOP Assistant Award 2014! 6 years intensive full time experience as a freelance photographer/assistant. Extremely varied assisting experience, from intricate still life to fast moving fashion, architecture, lifestyle, corporate and more, as digi op and lighting, often both at the same time. Increasingly finding myself working on the stills side of TV/advertising sets with continuous lights. Equally at home as a silent butler type or decision maker/bouncer of ideas. Kit available to hire, including Canon 5DS and lenses, callibrated NEC monitor and laptop or iMac, Elinchrom flash, other miscellaneous. Can do BTS stills. I have assisted the following photographers (selected): Adi Admoni; Andy Earl; Arnaud Stephenson; Bill Gidda; Bruce Harber; Charlie Best; Carolina Mizrahi; Chris Allerton; Dan Beleiu; Diana Gomez; Daniel Campagne; David Brook; Emilie Bailey; Johnnie Pilkington; Jorn Tomter; Julian Love; Laurie/Frances Castelli; Marcelo Benfield; Mark Albertsen; Matthew Beedle; Matthew Booth; Matthew Hass; Matthew Joseph; Michael Micheals; MIchael Molloy; Mike Ellis; Nicola Schafer; Nikolay Biryukov; OMM Photographic; Paul Broadrick; Peter Searle; Ria Osbourne; Ruth Richardson-Child; Sam Hofman; Sarel Jansen; Simon Pantling; Stuart Hendry; Tony Brown; Tristan Townley/Biggs Represents . 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; Compare The Market; Christie's; David Roberts Art Foundation; Estonian Embassy; GQ Magazine; Julius Baer (Swiss Bank); Sky TV; Studio Moross; Virgin; WIRED Magazine.
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.
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.
UK based in London & Leeds, but happy to travel. With 8 years experience working as a digi-op & freelance assistant across the world. I have a broad range of experience working on a variety of different shoots including – Commercial and Corporate portraits; Fashion; Beauty; Lifestyle; Advertising; Automotive. I am adaptable & competent working in a studio setting or on location with all forms of lighting and camera equipment. I am confident as a Digi-Op using Capture One - monitoring a tethered shoot, checking exposures, sharpness and organising file structures & backing up. I have also had a lot of experience building and decorating sets, including electrics. Additionally, I also have 5 years experience producing video content and photo-shoots. I have produced TV commercials & idents for TV and location and for stills; studio shoots for fashion, room sets and interiors. I have a UK passport and a full, clean UK driving license and have my own car for transportation. Equipment Used: Canon professional cameras; Nikon professional cameras; Leica S2; Hasselblads H4D, H5D; Phaseone XF / 645 medium format; Sony FS700. Lighting: Elinchrom; Broncolor; Bowens; Profoto; Canon Speedlights; Dedolight; Arri Tungsten; Arri HMIs; Kino-Flo. Digital / Post-Production: Photoshop; Capture One; Lightroom; InDesign; Chronosync. Qualifications: BTEC Level 3 Certificate in 2009; Masters Degree in Photography 2012; Prince Project Management; IOSH Managing Safely (Risk Assessing). Clients include: Adidas, Puma, Sony Playstation, Crew Clothing, Henri Lloyd, Channel 4, Waitrose, Guardian Weekend Magazine, Punk Publishing, De Veres, SEAT & Asda.
I am a Photographer & Film Maker based in Fulham, working as a Digital Retoucher and Photographic Assistant, working with Tony Harris at TonyHphoto. www.tonyhphoto.com I have been working with Tony full time since August 2017, and we have worked on various shoots including Interiors, Hospitality, Portraiture, Corporate, Architectural, Lifestyle. As we are a small team, I edit/manage all of the images we produce, from a basic edit, to extensive retouching, so I am very familiar with Photoshop and Capture One software. In March, I will be completing the Capture One Certified Professional Course. On shoots, whether in the studio or on location, I would set up all the lighting equipment, the camera equipment and will be on hand for any other necessary jobs during the shoot. I have only been in the role a short time but my hard working and positive attitude means I have been able to become comfortable in the role very quickly. I also posses a Full UK Driving License (clean) and a UK Passport. Currently I am looking to work on shoots during the weekend because of my commitments to the photographer I already work with. I want to gain some extra experience in various different genres within the industry, as well as different roles. I mainly would like to work in Fashion/Portraiture, but I love Photography/Film Making and I want to be able to work in many genres, with many different skills. Education: University of Lincoln | BA (Hons) Contemporary Lens Media | First Class Honours College of West Anglia | BTEC Extended Diploma in Creative Media Productions | Distinction/Merit/Merit Awards: Springboard TV Best ND Film and Best Non-Fiction Film (2011/2012) Association of Photographers Student Awards Finalists (2017) Lincoln School of Film and Media - Student of the Year (all programmes) (2017) Exhibitions: Photo Block 2017 - AOP Student Awards 2017 - The Old Truman Brewery (13th -16th October 2017) Swehttbox 001 (22nd July 2017) AOP Student Awards - Downstairs in Mother (4th - 7th July 2017) MMXIV - MMXVII (26th May - 9th June 2017) www.clmdegreeshow.com Gallery at St. Martins (21st - 25th February 2017) Contemporary Lens Media Mid-Year Show (9th - 17th February 2017) Notts Zine Fest @ Rough Trade (15th October 2016)
My main focus areas include portrait, lifestyle and music. Having been a part of various underground music scenes and played in bands from an early age, I developed a love for alternative outlets, most notably punk music. This inspired me to pick up a camera and further develop my creativity. I went on to study visual arts and media and have since worked my way into the industry by assisting for various photographer, whilst at the same time expanding my own portfolio and clientele. I have very good experience studio set ups and lighting, I'm well organised when it comes to arranging/prepping for shoots and meeting deadlines. I also have an in depth knowledge of raw processing and re-touching software such as, Lightroom and Photoshop.
Before photography I worked with explosives across the world, so I'm very good at keeping calm. Freelance lighting assistant and Digi-op based in Manchester. Ex Big Sky Studios Lighting department. Experienced operating and troubling-shooting all common still and video lighting equipment: Profoto, Broncolour, Arri Tungsten and HMI, Kinoflo, Dedolight, litepanel. In depth knowledge of some of the more specialised lights and modifiers such as the full range of Briese (including the 4K continuous system and the 330 reflector), Profoto Zoom spot, Three phase HMI, Joker bugs etc. Proficient with Photoshop, Capture One and ChronoSync. Specialise in outdoor lifestyle; good location knowledge of the Peak District, Lake District, Northumberland and Yorkshire national parks. Strong background in Ecomm shooting and retouching. Full, clean driving licence. Colorama compatible estate car available. Confident inner city van driver. Outdoor first aid trained. Bright orange Peli case full of the stuff you might have forgotten. Tall and skinny so can reach things and get in awkward places. Also Australian.