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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.

Roy James Baron

Assistant of quality.

T: +44 7855 797561

E: roy@rjbaron.co.uk

W: www.rjbaron.co.uk

Craig Clayton

I am a Photographer & Film Maker based in North London, working as a Digital Retoucher and Photographic Assistant. I am currently working full time as a Retoucher, though I am still available for Assisting work, and especially Retouching. I also posses a Full UK Driving License (clean) and a UK Passport. Currently I want to gain some more 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 any part of Photography/Film Making. PHASE ONE CERTIFIED PROFESSIONAL (Expires March 2020) 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)

Lee Thompson

Northern Assisting Photographer and Digi Tech based around Manchester, Leeds and Sheffield and willing to travel further afield. With years of experience assisting In London on large commercial projects and leading photo shoots myself as an in-house senior fashion photographer, I know the importance of being supported by capable and intuitive assistants. I have assisted on large-scale commercial and advertising commissions for leading fashion and sports brands, as well as on food and lifestyle editorials, and interior and architecture shoots. Working for overseas clients, I have produced shoots, with responsibility for negotiating budgets, organising studio and equipment hire, managing castings, location scouting, permits and transport. Local knowledge - I have worked closely with northern production companies such as LS Productions & Seventy7 liasing with production to help source equipment from my local contacts, offering location and studio advise, as well as other essential requirements. I have experience of film making and documentary work as both lead and second camera and am often asked to shoot BTS and stills on TV commercials and film. __________________________TECHNICAL PROFICIENCY________________________________ CAPTURE & POST Mac & PC Platforms, Adobe Photoshop CS6: Adobe Certified in visual communications using Adobe CS6, PhaseOne Capture One Pro , Adobe Lightroom 5, Final Cut Pro. CAMERA & LIGHTING PhaseOne P+Series, Hasselblad H Systems, Canon/Nikon DSLR’s, Analogue large/Medium/35mm format, Video - Canon 5D Mark iii . Studio flash lighting Profoto ProSystems, Bowens, Elinchrom. Continuous Lighting Arri/Fresnel HMI Tungsten/ Florescent/ KinoFlow Systems. TRADITIONAL Film processing. Skilled traditional Wet room B&W/Colour Mural Printer, Toner and chemical formulator; Mentor: John Blakemore. Self-taught finisher: Photo spotting, Window mounting, Framing and installation ___________________CLEAN DRIVERS LICENCE & PASSPORT_________________________ I drive a VW Golf estate which is ideal for transporting larger crews and additional equipment if necessary. Also experienced driving SWB, LWB & Luton Vans.

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.

Tanc Newbury

Upbeat, experienced, passionate, practical-minded, sharp, tech-savvy, and super-hardworking Digital Technician/Digital Operator/Problem Solver Extraordinaire with a comprehensive understanding of both film and digital photography, and a proven track-record as a Photographic Lighting Assistant to boot. SKILLS DIGI 3+ Years On-set Comps | Plating | Mood Boards | Contact Sheets | Skin Retouching | Chronosync | Overlays | Eizo Colour Calibration | CAMERA EQUIPMENT 4+ Years Eizo ColorEdge 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 | 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 – upbeat, patient and can-do. Always thinking one step ahead – always looking for that thing that can be done now to make things smoother later on. Strong, attentive, physcially 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 Michael Leckie | Olivia Bearsley | Phil Griffin | Rah Petheridge | Doh Lee | Jon Paul Ladd | Jonathan Ford | Henrik Knudsen | Glen Pearson | Janie Airey | David Ellis | Andrew Woffinden | 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 |

Karyn Louise

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), Arri Sky Panel (basic), HMI (Basic use) 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, Alison Jackson 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, Incesco Campign

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

Alan Gignoux

I am a London based photographer with almost twenty years of experience specialising in documentary photography. My previous skills could be transferred to advertising, corporate work and public relations. Published Work. CNN Traveller Creative Boom Foto8 Near East Quarterly New York Times Revolve Magazine The Independent The Telegraph World Photography News Many more Festivals Atkins CIWEM Environmental Photographer of the Year, London (2015) Exploding Cinema, London (2015) Flagler Film Festival, Florida (2016 Flow Photofest, Scotland (2017) Frack Fest, Oklahoma (2015) Green Culture Festival, Belgrade (2015) Isle of Wight Film Festival (2015) London Film Festival (2015) Portobello Pop-Up Cinema, London (2015) The International 8th Kuala Lumpur Eco Film Festival (2015) The Pittsburgh Independent Film Festival (2015) Awards AOP AWARDS Finalist Shortlisted – Short Film Appalachia: Mountaintops to Moonscapes (2016) Fresh Milk – General Winner (2009) International Photography Awards – Honourable Mention for ‘The Palestinians’ (2009) Exhibitions Africa's Last Colony, The Hundred Years Gallery Sandblast Arts, London (2015) doho Magazine Oil Sands (2016) Edge of Humanity Leaving Clarksdale (2016) Format Photography Festival Derby, EVIDENCE 2015 Mobile Photo Network (2015) FQG Gallery Brighton OIL SANDS / TAR SANDS (2017) Homeland Lost: University of Ghent, Belgium (2011); The Linen Hall, (Lakenhalle van Pete) Ypres, Belgium (2010); Palestine: Remembering a Past Homeland, Library of Alexandria (2010), Alexandria, Egypt; Barbican, London (2008); Palestine: Remembering a Past Homeland, Tropenmuseum, Amsterdam, the Netherlands (2008); Cinematheque, Tel Aviv, Israel (2008); Linen Hall Library, Belfast, Northern Ireland (2007); Alexandria Contemporary Arts Forum (ACAF), Alexandria, Egypt (2007); Contemporary Image Collective (CIC), Cairo, Egypt (2007); Out of the Ordinary, Dar al' Anda Gallery, Amman, Jordan (2007); Al Madina Theatre, Beirut, Lebanon (2007); Jaffa Cafe and Book Shop, Jaffa, Israel (2006); Jaffa Cultural Centre, Nablus, West Bank (2006); Ethnographic and Art Museum, Birzeit University, Ramallah, West Bank (2006); Bethlehem Peace Centre, Bethlehem (2006); Al Ma'mal Centre for Contemporary Art, Jerusalem (2006) If By Chance: Juan Bravo Teatro, Hay Festival, Segovia, Spain (2009); Hampstead Theatre, London (2007); Linen Hall, Ypres (2006); City Museum, Tehran, Iran (2003); The Camera Club, Kennington, London (2003) Oil Sands - Curse or Blessing: Brighton Photo Fringe (2014) Photofusion Photo Salon 2015 - Oil Sands (2015) Royal Geographic Society and The Forestry Commission - Oil Sands and Appalachia, London, then touring nationally (2015) Separation AOP Association of Photographers - Oil Sands Online (2015) Tar Sands: Host Gallery, London (2011) The Saharawi: Rich Mix Cultural Foundation, London (2007); Association of Photographers, London (2007); Host Gallery, London (2007)

Luke Santilli

Proficient in: Capture One, Lightroom, Photoshop, Premiere Pro. Have experience as: Runner, Assistant, Digital Operator. Have experience with: Elinchrom, Profoto, Continuous Lights. Awards: Magnum IdeasTap Professional Practice 2014 I am a London based photographer who been working as a freelance and as an assistant for 8 years, have a BA and MA in photography from Newport South Wales. Currently I am in the AOP mentorship scheme and being mentored by Phillip Lee Harvey. I drive so am able to cover any location or area at any time. Personal work include a long term project on motorsport subcultures which is a work in progress and an ongoing project on martial arts. Clients include: Linklaters LLP Pemberton Greenish LLP Toucari Live CityStasher Rocco Buonvino Productions Firefly Entertainment Ltd Lumi Entertainment Ltd Wildlife Heritage Foundation Owen Harvy Photography Loki.TV

Beata Stencel

ABOUT ME I am a friendly, confident and hard working photography assistant, digital operator as well as camera assistant for film. I have recently completed a BA (Hons) Photography and Moving Image from the University of East London, and since graduating in 2014 I’ve been working within the commercial film and photography industry. EQUIPMENT KNOWLEDGE I consider myself to be proficient across all DSLR systems, medium format cameras such as Hasselblad, Mamiya, Phase One and I also have experience using 5x4. Additionally I have worked with various moving image cameras some of which include Red Weapon, Red One and the Arri Alexa. My lighting knowledge includes using both flash (Profoto, Bowens, Broncolor, Elincrom) and continuous lighting (HMI,Tungsten, Arri, KinoFlo and LED's). In regards to digital operating, I’m proficient with Mac & PC platforms with advance knowledge of Photoshop that includes producing quick comps on set and image capture software including Capture One Pro, Lightroom and Phocus. PHOTOGRAPHERS AND CINEMATOGRAPHERS WORKED WITH Sue Atkinson, Rob Lawson, Richard Seymour, Adrian Houston, Guy Farrow, Elise Dumontet, Gunnar Tufta, Marco Mori, Andrzej Dragan,Samuel J. Butt, Clare Hewitt, Nick Dolding, Alan Powdrill, Stuart Graham, Kai Bastard, Franck Sauvaire, Tom Oldham CLIENTS WORKED WITH Vauxhall, Sainsbury, Boots, Superdrug, Gilette, John Lewis, Victor and Rolf, Alice Temperly, Jamie Oliver, Virgin Games, Design Museum, Team Sky, JD Sports, Vodafone, McDonald's, Patax, Godiva, Top Shop, Betstar, Paddy Power, Wonderland, Oh Comely, the Guardian, Mojo Magazine, Timberwolf, Greenwich Peninsula, James Blake and many more. EDUCATION BA (HONS) Moving Image and Photography – University of East London HNC Graphic Design – Oxford Cherwell College AWARDS, EXHIBITIONS AND PUBLICATIONS FASHION FILM AWARDS/NICK KNIGHT SHOWROOM – Project Pleaides included on the online platform GUP MAGAZINE (International Photography Magazine) - Project ‘Fat’ published online in portfolio section. PORTRAIT SALON 2015 – Group Exhibition at Tea Gallery, London, November 2015 PHOTOGRAPHY CENTRE, KULDIGA – Group exhibition featuring participants of Summer School, August 2015 YET MAGAZINE- Project ‘Brief encounters’ included in online publication ISSP LATVIA – Awarded with a place on international Summer School of Photography in Latvia/workshop with Alexander Gronsky, 2015 PORTRAIT SALON 2016 – Group Exhibition and Publication Art Council Residency - The Coalhouse Project - June 2018 London Creative Network Participant - Four Corners 2017-18 TEACHING Guest lecturer at the University of East London

Denise Maxwell

Hi all, if you are reading this you may be interested in me assisting you on a shoot, which is great! The first thing I should mention is that I am a full time photographer in my own right (www.lensi.co.uk) so you may be asking why I would assist another photographer on a shoot? Well, why not? I have colleagues that assist me often and it suits me to do the same for others during the times I do not have my own shoots or I am not teaching. I come with a range of experience in setting up lighting, Lightroom, Photoshop, InDesign, photography, being a digital assistant and so on. I have been full time since 2011 and part time for a few years before that, before giving my full time job up; as such I also have a range of equipment from lenses, boom arms, bodies, portable lighting, too much to mention here that can also be hired in addition to me assisting on shoot, where I will arrive with energy, enthusiasm and knowledge! Feel free to call, email, insta, facebook and all those other ways we now communicate if you would like to speak to me about your project.

T: 07944040760

E: info@lensi.co.uk

W: http://lensi.co.uk

Dan Landsburgh

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.

Tristan Fennell

Hi, I'm Tristan and been working as an all singing all dancing freelance digital operator and lighting assistant for over 9 years. Just let me know where and when and I am ready to go! -----Please visit my blog for recent jobs I have worked on---- -----http://www.tristantheassistant.com----- I am an experienced digital operator with Phocus / Capture One Pro, Hasselblad, Phase One, Canon, Nikon, Leaf, Lightroom, Photomechaic, Helicon Focus, comp and retouch on location or in studio with Photoshop. ----Phase One Certified Technician / Professional--- I have experience lighting with Profoto, Elinchrom, Breise Flash/Tungsten, Broncolor, HMI, Bowens, Strobe Fish Fry etc in studio or on location using 10/8Kw generators and 32A/16A to 13amp distribution. Also continuous lighting such as Sky Panels, HMI and Profoto. ---Profoto Certified Professional---

Emma Townsend

Photography has been my passion for many years and I enjoy every aspect. Over the years I have worked as an assistant for many leading photographers including Mike Venables, Phil Surbey, Carol Sharp, Vera Kodajova and Nadav Kander on a wide variety of studio and location shots. This has given me a wide range of experience and a insight to many different techniques and set ups.

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...

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