Photo Assistant, Digital Tech
People, Portrait, Architecture, Fashion, Beauty, Prod. Assistant, Stillife, Food, Transportation, International Exp.
I am well-versed in using a Canon camera system but I am also familiar with Nikon and a little of Mamiya Medium Format with a Leaf Digital Back.
I am familiar with photographic lightings such as Alien Bees, Einstein, White Lightning, Profoto, and Elinchrom.
both MAC and PC. For softwares and applications, I am very experienced in using both Capture One Pro and Lightroom for Digital Teching, and Adobe Photoshop for retouching/or post-processing.
I have worked as an assistant photographer and a digital technician for a year in the Philippines.
References as assistant / Career
I have a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Photography. I did 3 photography internships after college. The first one was for a Publishing Group called One Mega Group and I worked for them for 3 months and continued as a freelance contributor after the internship. The second one was for Bryan Alano, a Los Angeles-based Lifestyle and Commercial Photographer and I have worked for him for 3 months as an assistant photographer, production assistant, and marketing assistant. Lastly, I worked as a studio assistant doing production work, marketing, and digital teching for FifthLA and LA-based Commercial Photographer, Ben Miller.
After my internships, I started working as a first assistant and apprentice for Fashion Photographer, Louie Aguila. I handled everything from basic photo assisting to studio management, marketing, and production managing. I still continue to work for the last 3 photographers as a freelance assistant and digital technician and I am currently working as a digital technician for Nordstrom Rack and Hautelook located in Culver City.
I have worked for:
Jamie Trueblood, Rick Szczechowski, Bryan Alano, Ben Miller, Tom Epperson, Boris Breuer, Louie Aguila, Taea Thale, Muriel Liebmann, Boris Breuer, Nordstrom Rack, Hautelook, Dick Clark Productions (Golden Globe Awards and The Billboard Music Awards), etc.
Companies, Shoots, Events I have assisted and teched on:
Disney Store, Golden Globe Awards, The Billboard Music Awards, NordstromRack.com, Hautelook, Rachel Pally, COUCH Magazine (Germany), Willow and Clay, Matty M, La Quinta Resort, etc.
I am a also a photographer focusing in Fashion Photography.
I also have a background in fashion and food styling.
More of my experience at my website www.ejieustaquio.com and my linkedin profile, http://www.linkedin.com/pub/eji-eustaquio/52/a5b/653/