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Kimi Gill

Hi there. I am interested in studio and location work. I am very good at communicating with people having been a client myself as I used to work in PR. I have studied upto HNC level Photography and have made money doing events and family photography, as well as interiors. I have my own lights and flashes that I use on location. I am fully versed in Lightroom and Capture 1 and can do basic stuff in Photoshop. I'm quite fit so don't mind lifting things that aren't too heavy.

I've done some film stills work and would like to do more of that. I enjoy doing portraits and headshots but have also done interiors as well as events. I enjoy making images that are filmic.

Andy Carver

Andy studied Fine Art Photography at university before establishing himself in the commercial sector where he has built up his own client base.

Working with both natural light or complex lighting arrangements Andy loves the challenge of producing the dramatic.

Clients include Chelsea FC, Virgin Active, Alcatel-Lucent, BMW (UK), DeBeers & Technogym.


Roy James Baron

Assistant of quality.

T: +44 7855 797561

E: roy@rjbaron.co.uk

W: www.rjbaron.co.uk

Tanc Newbury

Hi I’m Tanc Newbury, and I'm a freelance Digi Tech and analogue and digital Photographic Lighting Assistant based in Hackney.

I’m super geeky and tech-savvy about everything photographic as well as upbeat, passionate and super sociable.

At www.tancnewbury.com/-cv you can see my CV, which details my Capture One, Chronosync, Plating, Retouching, GIF- Moodboard- and on-set Comp-creating experience in a full range of genres, from Interiors and Still Life to Fashion and Portraiture, as well as the many ways I can make your working life easier, not least being fluent in English and Italian (and conversational in French, German, Spanish and Portuguese) and being the only assistant to get the nickname ‘mum’ for always having all the things other members of the crew might have forgotten: from pins to sunscreen to blister plasters or AA batteries – with a kitbag that includes a Leatherman Wave, Light Meter, Grey Card, Gels, Wacom, Reflectors, Gels, Tape Measure, Every kind and colour of Gaffer Tape, Grip Gloves, Kenro Compressed Air Duster, Every size of Clip, Sharpies and a Bluetooth Speaker, I pride myself on being the best prepared assistant in London.


You can see some of the shoots I’ve Digi-ed or Lighting assisted on in the Portfolio Sample Images.

SKILLS

DIGI 3+ Years
On-set Comps | Plating | Mood Boards | Contact Sheets | Skin Retouching | Chronosync | Overlays | Eizo Self Calibrating Monitors |

CAMERA EQUIPMENT 4+ Years
Eizo Monitor | Canon | Nikon | Sony | Phase One XF + IQ | Hasselblad H | Mamiya | Seaport Case | Shooting Tethered with Capture One | HyperMac Battery | Digi-backs | Wacom Tablets | Light Meters | Grey Cards | BTS | Analogue cameras: Loading and unwinding film at speed: 35mm and Medium Format


LIGHTING 3+ Years
Profoto | Briese | Broncolor | Bowen |
Elinchrom | HMI | Sky Panels | Kino-Flo | Short Flash Duration ’Freeze’

Light Meters | Softboxes | Shoot-through umbrellas |
Briese Umbrellas | Beauty Dishes | Grids | Gels | Snoots |
Scrims | California Sunbounce and other boom operated diffusers


SOFTWARE 3+ Years
Photoshop CC | Capture One 9, 10, 11 & 12 | Chronosync
Lightroom CC | Final Cut Pro X | Premiere CC


EDUCATION

DIGIBOUTIQUE Digi Masterclass
DIRECT DIGITAL Photo Assistants Workshop
SUNBEAM STUDIOS, LONDON - Studio Assistant (Ongoing)
UNIVERSITY OF WARWICK Film and Literature BA


ADDITIONAL INFO

Clean Drivers Licence (+ experienced driver of location minibuses)
UK Passport
Public Liability Insurance + Professional Indemnity Insurance


LANGUAGES

BRITISH ENGLISH Mother tongue
ITALIAN Fluent with fully native accent
FRENCH, GERMAN, SPANISH, PORTUGUESE Conversational


PERSONAL TRAITS

Calm and Positive presence

Always thinking one step ahead – always looking for that thing
that can be done now to make things smoother later on.

Strong, attentive, physically strong, with endless stamina.

Super-wide-ranging musical taste (can be trusted
to cue the ideal playlist for any type of shoot).


KIT BAG INCLUDES

Minolta Flash Meter IV | Carpenter’s Tool Belt | Wacom Tablet |
Grey Card | Tape measure | Sunscreen | Polyester Chiffon diffuser |
Gaffer Tape of very size + colour | Grip gloves | Sharpies | Reflectors | Clips |
Phone chargers | AA Batteries | Universal Battery Charger | Leatherman Wave Multitool |
First Aid Kit | Gels | Kenro Compressed Air Duster

If requested, it can also include – 15” Macbook Pro Retina | SB-700 | Nikon F4 |
Nikon D810 | Bluetooth Speaker | 5-in-1 Reflector |


INTERESTS

Mid-20th-Century Fiction | ‘Session Musicianing’ | Languages |
Mountains | Art Cinema | Gigs | Art Galleries |
Cultures | History | Analogue Cameras | Dancing |
Travel Writing | Writing Fiction | Travel |
Discovering New Music | Islay Single Malts, Craft APAs |
Italian, French and Vietnamese Cuisine | Design | Architecture

SOME PHOTOGRAPHERS I HAVE WORKED WITH

Elizabeth Hoff | Steve Ryan | Michael Leckie | Olivia Bearsley |
Phil Griffin | Doh Lee | Jon Paul Ladd | Jonathan Ford |
Henrik Knudsen | Glen Pearson | Janie Airey |
David Ellis | Andrew Woffinden | Hannah Maule-Ffinch


CLIENTS OF THE SHOOTS I HAVE WORKED ON

British Vogue | Document Magazine | EF | Schön! Magazine |
Zara | Stella McCartney | Goodwood Magazine | Dent de Man
Sunday Times Magazine | T. M. Lewin | So It Goes magazine |


LINKS:

www.tancnewbury.com

www.instagram.com/duke_sun_heart

www.instagram.com/tancnewbury

If you have any questions or have a shoot you need a digi or gaffer/lighting assistant on get in touch any time.

Ciao for now !

Tanc :)

Daniele Melgiovanni

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.

Jeremy Flint

Jeremy is a UK based award winning photographer, known for documenting images of beautiful destinations, cultures and communities from around the world.

Specialising in travel, landscape and location photography, Jeremy has vast experience in visiting and photographing some of the planet’s most captivating people and places and can deliver excellent work in challenging circumstances.

He was awarded the Grand Prize in the 2016 National Geographic Traveller Photo Contest and won the 2016 F11 Your Vision competition.

Jeremy has recently won the Discovery Award at the 2017 Association of Photographers (AOP) Awards.

Jeremy's striking images have been featured in publications such as National Geographic Traveller, Outdoor Photography and Digital SLR Photography, besides Chasing the Light online magazine and national newspapers.

Johnny Burrell

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.

Edward Aked

I have several years experience as 1st or 2nd lighting assistant and a rich portfolio of clients. I'm comfortable shooting on digital or film and used to working with combinations of natural, continuous and strobe lighting. As well as having technical knowledge, I'm super resourceful, hard-working, sociable and can keep a cool head under pressure. I'm happy being behind the camera too.

PAST & CURRENT CLIENTS:

Rankin | David Bailey | Yvan Fabing | Annie Lai | Rhys Thorpe | Martin Parr
Drew Jarrett | Hugo Comte | Henrik Knudsen | Ben Hassett | Hart+Lëshkina |
Juliette Cassidy | Perry Ogden | Charlotte Rutherford | Julia Fullerton-Batten |
Edd Horder | Nicole Winkler | Robbie Cooper | Greta Ilieva | Christopher Hunt |
Damien Weilers | Richard Cannon | Eric Broms | Philippe Jarrigeon

RECENT ASSISTING WORK: https://edaked.cargocollective.com/Assisting-Work

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EXPERIENCE WITH:

ALL commonly used lighting:
HMI, tungsten, LED, fluorescent | Profoto, Bowens & Broncolor flash systems
Digital systems: Phase One, Hasselblad, Canon & Nikon
Analogue systems: Mamiya RB/RZ67, Fuji 6x9, Pentax 67, HB 555ELD/500C, Rolleiflex, Polaroid & various 35mm
Darkroom: Black & white film processing
Digital operator: kit lists, sensor cleaning, tethered capture, file saving, Capture One & Photoshop
Direct Photographic Equipment & Lighting Training Certificate

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EXTRAS

UK driving license (can drive cars, transit vans, horses...)
Tall & strong (can carry big things)
Portable speaker & good taste in music (on request)

Ian Scaramanga

I’ve been lucky enough to have travled extensively as an assistant and have just returned from South Africa where I was working on a Getty shoot with Rob Daly and Chris Newton. I used to work profesionaly with race horses (and I still own my own horse)

Thomas Albrow

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

E: tomalbrow@yahoo.co.uk

Conrad Ohnuki

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 the usual 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 T4 continuous system.

Capture One, Photoshop and ChronoSync. 

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.

Chris Brown

Chris has a lot of experiance in: digital, still life, food, people, above/below the line advertising, corporate annual reports, locations near & far, editorial, room sets, cars, tv production stills, a bit of fashion, a bit of beauty, reportage, and even weddings!!!

Equipment? All the usual suspects from 35mm to 10x8. Digital SLRS, Leaf , Sinar, Imacon, Mac.

Lighting: Most flash packs, Tungsten, HMI’s & 32 5K Strobe packs all synced toghether then putting out the fire afterwards!

T: 07941 22 63 92

E: chris@chrisphoto.co.uk

W: chrisphoto.co.uk

Jo-Anna Rohmann

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

Kerry Beckingsale

Working as a commercial photographer shooting furniture, cars, food, people, and lighting to name a few.

Christopher Lanaway

Chris is a commercial portrait & lifestyle photographer working based in Sweden but working throughout the UK and EU. Chris has a wealth of experience working with high profile athletes and brands around both nationally and internationally, feel free to contact Chris for more info or to discuss any projects.

Current clients include;
Red Bull
Hyundai
Uber Eats
Premier League
English Cricket Board
Yokohama
Experience West Sussex
Specialized Bicycles
Hoy Bikes

Chris is available for commissions throughout the UK and internationally

Oliver Goodrich

Freelance assistant since 2005. Based in London. Studio and location experience in the UK, and worldwide in most areas of photography.

Experienced with a wide range of cameras, lighting (flash and continuous) and software. Phase One Certified Professional.

Worked for many AOP and non-AOP photographers over the years.

Shoots for: Anglo American, Apple, Bentley, British Gas, Cancer Research UK, The Conran Store, Corbis, easyJet, Gap, GQ, KPMG, McLaren, Nivea, Prudential, PWC, RB Products, Shell, Shire Pharmaceuticals, Shortlist, Sunday Times Magazine, Unilever, Vodafone, Wired Magazine.

Extensive work in video, currently shooting with Nikon DSLRs, but familiar with many other cameras. Available as a video assistant or cameraman. Shoots include: Barclays, Blueprint Magazine, Brown Brothers Harriman, The Drinks Business Magazine, Google, ITV, Lloyds, New Statesman, RIBA, The Royal Academy of Music, Sadler's Wells Theatre, Shell Oil, Unicef, Zaha Hadid Architects.

See Vimeo link bottom left for video work.

Up to date public liability and those kind of boring but necessary things.

Despite the highly factual profile, I also have a personality, which even includes a sense of humour...

Ted Allen

I have been a Freelance Assistant based in South London for over 10 years. I am adept on location and in the studio home and abroad.
Specialising in location assisting and production assisting.
Competent with all forms of lighting, flash & continuous.
Digital skills:
Capture One Pro 10 & Phocus.
Digital management, use to dealing with high volumes of images.
Hard working and motivated character.
Full Uk driving license (B1,C1 & D1).
Experienced Long Wheel Base, 16 Seater Mini Bus Driver.

T: 07754 164 910

E: ezted@hotmail.com

W: www.tedallen.co.uk

Niall Doyle

Freelance Photo/Digi Assistant and Retoucher – London

Computer Skills – Mac & Windows User, Photoshop, Capture One, Lightroom, Bridge, Phocus, Illustrator (Basic), Indesign (Basic), Final Cut Pro (Basic)

Lighting Experience - Profoto, Broncholor, Elinchrom, Kino Flow, Lupolux, Arris, Dedos, Red Heads,

Camera Systems Experience - Phase One, Hasselblad, Mamiya, Nikon, Canon

Assisted and Retouched for brands such as -
Argos - Asda - Boots - Boots opticians - Brave Soul - Dreams - Dunhelm - Chicken Shed - Ferragamo - Habitat - Hasbro - Homebase - JYSK - Monte Rosso - No7 - Sainsbury's - Tesco - Wilkos

among others

BIPP Midlands Photographer of the Year 2015
Hasseblad Masters Finalist 2016

Charlotte Hazeldine

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.

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