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. Working between the North and London. 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. Worked on a broad range of shoots; Beauty, hair, fashion, interior, lifestyle, advertising, corporate, portraiture. 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. Confident inner city van driver. Large estate car available. Outdoor first aid trained. Tall and skinny so can reach things and get in awkward places.
I'm a hardworking and reliable digital operator & lighting assistant with 2 years of 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, Broncolor, 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, Garrod Kirkwood, Terry Benson, Ben Riggott, Jake Thomas, Jonathan Syer, Joel Knight & Jesper Westley. Shoots I've worked on: Fat Face, Miss Selfridge, Next, Barbour, Sweaty Betty, Ann Summers, John Lewis, Elle.com, MORE THAN Insurance, Superdrug, Lidl, Airbnb, The Times, BBC, Age UK, Braun, Leo, Smurfit Kappa, Deliveroo, Kraken, Sega, Sage, Martini, Costa & Beefeater
I’ve been working in the photographic industry since 2008. In that time I’ve held both freelance and full time positions as a photo assistant, digital operator, studio manager and production manager. I am a Phase One Certified Professional and equally experienced and capable with lighting and digital work. Before moving to London in 2015 I was based between South Africa and Germany. Over the years I have worked on projects across all genres from still life studio shoots to on location outdoor projects in difficult environments. I most enjoy advertising, portraiture, lifestyle, travel and documentary work. I’m happy to can provide a list of references on request. Here's a quick summary of the equipment I usually work with. You’re welcome to give me a call to discuss any of the details…. CAMERA: Phase One (Certified Professional). Hasselblad. Canon. Nikon. Sony. Mamiya. Pentax DIGITAL: Capture One (Certified Professional). Lightroom. Photoshop. Bridge. Mac OS. Wacom graphics tablet LIGHTING: Strobe lighting including Profoto. Broncolor. Briese. Elinchrom… Constant lighting including HMI. Tungsten. Kino flow. Dedo light… EQUIPMENT RENTAL: I can provide a digital capture location kit including: Macbook Pro Retina. Eizo Monitor. Workcase + Tripod. Hyperjuice Battery. Tether cables. Wacom graphics tablet. I believe that doing my job well allows a photographer to put more of their energy into making great pictures while knowing that the technical details and everything outside the viewfinder is taken care of - whether its lighting, digital workflow or logistics. My priority is making sure images are safe and up to standard but thats just where the job starts. I’ve hauled gear up snowy mountains in Switzerland, camping overnight to catch the 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 happy making coffee for clients in studio or making sure everyones 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.
- 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 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------
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 (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: 07760252772 Updated - August 2017
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 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 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 cost. 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, Zena Holloway, Paul Cooper, Danny North, Jason Knott. TOP CLIENTS WORKED WITH EE, Shell, Samsung UK, Addidas, Barclays, Barclaycard, Jaguar Landrover, Sainsburys, Mothercare, Matalan, 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.
THE ASSISTANT: KARYN LOUISE PHOTOGRAPHER'S & STUDIO ASSISTANT 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 a 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, Hasselblad, Profoto, Broncolor, Bowens, Elinchrom. 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 Vanon 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.
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.
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, Lightroom, InDesign, Carbon Copy & Chronosync Selected Photographers: 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 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
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 advertising. I have worked with a variety of clients, such as BBC, RNLI, Magnum, BJP, Dubarry, Sunday Times, The Telegraph, theprintspace, The FT, The Guardian, ITV, NHS, Tatler, Macallan, Adidas, Norwich City FC, England FC, Oracle, Ketel One, Rolex, Leica, The TrainLine, Channel 4, House & Garden and AirBnB to name a few. I have worked with a wide range of photographers on a number of different shoots, working in advertising, corporate, still life, editorial, commercial, architecture 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 photographer and clients 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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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: Steve McCurry, Giorgio Pinkhassov, Mark Power, Alec Soth, Chris Floyd, Emli Bendixen, Ben Quinton, Nick Turpin, Jack Latham, James O Jenkins, Kirsty Mackay, Angus Fraser, Alison Jackson, Seb Chandler, Travis Hodges, Marc Wilson, Adrian Lambert, Remi Stewart, Josh Exell, Philip Hayes, Florian Renner, Elisabeth Hoff, Tom Leighton, Chris Hoare, Jonathan Ford, Nick Dolding, Andreas Von Einsiedel, Julian Love, Daniel Thomas Smith.
Hello! My name is Kristina, I am an assistant photographer based in London. Photography is my big passion! I am energetic, enthusiastic photography assistant with experience of photography and sales. Dedicated, focused and excellent at prioritising and following through to achieve project goals. Over many year experience working with clients, customers I am good to great people and give them advice, direction and positivity to come back to work with us again. I have skills with digital cameras, and good organisational skills. I enjoy to work in challenging environments and learn new things. I have experience not just as assisting photographers but have also done some of my own work, mainly portraiture. I am a welcoming, confident and friendly people person always smartly presented, polite and professional with colleagues and clients. I am very flexible with my schedule and in terms of travel, if you are looking for an assistant photographer for your photoshoot feel free to contact me +44 7455 004224. I studied at the London school of photography. My own equipment consists in camera Canon 5D Mark III, lenses (Canon 85mm1.2, Sigma 35mm1.4) , lights (GodoxE250, GodoxSK400 and GodoxAD600B) and soft boxes Elinchrom I have basic knowledge in Photoshop. I am very flexible with my schedule and in terms of travel, if you are looking for an assistant photographer for your photoshoot feel free to give me a call on 0745004224. Skills and Equipment: Digital and Film cameras Studio experience Outdoor experience Retouching Lighting Mac and PC knowledge Photoshop Cannon Godox Profoto Elinchrom Thank you Kind regards
Friendly and experienced assistant/freelance photographer. London-based (SE1), highly organised, attention to detail and good manners. Graduated with a BA in Digital Photography from LSBU, with a background in Business. Involved in several areas of photography, practical, quick learner and hard working. Also make very good tea and coffee! :-) Experience freelance assisting in the studio (magazine editorials, food & still life, still life for John Lewis, advertising for M&S, Morrisons, McDonald's etc); and on location (corporate portraiture, also architecture & interiors for The Hampton Court Palace, the Royal Academy etc). My own commissions for Costa Coffee and luxury hotels (Hilton, The Kensington). Owner of Bowens, Canon 5D MkII, Photoshop CS6, Lightroom 5, Capture One 7 and Wacom tablet. Experience photographing commercially in various segments: from e-commerce to school portraits. Also fluent in Portuguese and understands Spanish. Well travelled. I have got my own car and studio space but always very happy to assist fellow photographers.
Please be advised that I will be away from work from 23/08 - 07/09 with limited internet. I will be available to take booking for after these dates. I have been working as a freelance photographer and assistant in and around London for over 6 years now. I am experienced both on location and in the studio. I have worked in all areas of photography supporting photographers from corporate, editorial, advertising and heritage backgrounds and I am particularly interested in supporting photographers in the industrial and commercial worlds. With a BA in photography and a diverse background in the field I have had lots of experience with most forms of software, lighting and camera equipment; this knowledge has provided me with transferable skills which, combined with my ability to learn and adapt efficiently, allows me to meet all photographers' needs. I have a excellent knowledge of: -PC and Mac software, -Canon, Nikon, Hasselblad, Mamiya, and Sinar cameras and backs, -I have covered cameras from digital/small to large formats. -Very familiar with Bowens, Broncolor, Elinchrom, and Strobe studio lighting, I am confident organising and loading film stock, keeping records through and after shoots, backing up data as well as supporting with creative and technical decisions. I have a full clean UK driving license and am available to travel further afield from London if required. If you require any more information about me please visit my assistance page www.charlottehazeldine.com/photographic-assistant or feel free to call/email me. Thank you for your time in viewing my profile.
Hi, I have been assisting for over 5 years. In all areas of photography, all over the world. I specialise in fashion, portraits, cars, still life, location and studio. Basically anything and everything. I still really enjoy the challenging work that involves being a assistant from setting up complicated lighting, solving problems with a creative flare, to working 20hour days, making the perfect cup of tea/coffee enjoying the long hours of a dark still life studio. Also being very professional among client and other people on the team. All in all I adjust in any situation and enjoy the creative hard work. I shoot portraits and corporate PR work occasionally too. I am available for any sort of work and always willing to travel anywhere. Thanks, Mike Photographers I have worked for: Ben Ingham, Ted Humble-Smith, Adrian Myers, Bruce Weber, Jonathan Minster, Steve Harries, Alex Howe, Tim Kent, Robin Broadbent, Tim Hogan, David Sims, Jonathan Knowles, Matt Holyoak.
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. Experience; • INTERN - Hair Journalism Magazine, AllSaints (April 2015 Lookbook and Eccomerce Photography department), Maverick Publicity (helped prepare for the F&F fashion show at Somerset House). • PHOTOGRAPHERS ASSISTANT - Jemima Marriott (SYN, Papercut and Institute magazine editorials), Martin Bisiker (UBS financial conference), Tim Stubbings (Product Photography) • PHOTOGRAPHER AND RETOUCHER - Salon International, British Hairdressing Business Awards, DAMA Modelling agency, London Fashion Week (2015 - Glam Africa, Luke Rover & Alpha Industries shows) , HJ Magazine, HardlyEverWornIt, Light Photographic Journal, Sam’s Fashion Shop, The Host Clothing Company, Mollie Cheek Glass, Irene Majour Couture Show (televised on Channel 5) , featured in LCF magazine Pigeons & Peacocks, featured in Editorial QC magazine, NME magazine, Deliveroo • CREATIVE PROJECTS - Fashion film for AllSaints ‘Capital’ collection, Photographing live music performance of Ghouls and Riskee & The Ridicule; featured in Punk Archive, Photographer for GU/SE mens style fanzine, ‘Colourblind’ - an exhibition of my portrait photographs at the Imperial Art Gallery.
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.
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.
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