Photo Assistant, Digital Tech
People, Portrait, Fashion, Beauty, Stillife, Food, International Exp.
Capture One, Adobe (Photoshop, Lightroom, Premiere, Illustrator, After Effects, InDesign, Muse), Microsoft Office (Word, Power Point, Excel)
Digital: Canon 5D Mark iii, Canon Lenses (50mm 1.4, 24mm 2.8, Telephoto, Macro), Hasselblad H6D, Phase One XF 100MP
35mm AE-1, Canham 4x5 Field Camera Darkroom Development Chemical & Processes, Hasselblad Flextight X5 Scanner
Studio: Backdrops, Hot Lights, ProPhoto Strobe/Speed Lights, Light Modifiers (Soft Boxes, Reflectors, Flags, Beauty Dishes, Gridspots, etc.), Pocket Wizard/Remote Flash Trigger
References as assistant / Career
Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD), Savannah, GA
BFA Photography, Minor Business Management and Entrepreneurship
Freelance Photography: June 2014–Present
Responsible for planning, organizing, shooting, editing/
retouching photos for various photoshoots. I was solely responsible for all aspects of the photographic process to highlight an individual experience.
Collaborative Campaigns: January 2015–Present
Worked alongside models, stylists, creative directors,
and designers to execute photoshoots that developed
a brand or communicated a concept. Responsible for shooting, curating & retouching final images, and delivering to partners for use in campaigns or promotional pieces.
Victoria Stevens | New York, NY: December 2017
Worked on set for editorials in collaboration with WWD magazine, assisting Victoria Stevens with celebrity
photography: set up backdrops/lights/modifiers, assisted with test shots, made adjustments during shoot, and
executed the tear
down of set.
Charleston Magazine | Charleston, SC: June–September 2017
Assisted in the production of five publications (Charleston Magazine, Charleston Weddings, Grand Strand, WNC, House Calls). Worked in studio and on-site photoshoots to produce product and lifestyle images to be published in each magazine. Assisted post-production: editing, converting and placing images in layouts.
Edible Charleston Magazine | Charleston, SC: July–September 2017
Assisted staff photographer (Shell Royster) at photoshoots, including a variety of drink and food still lives with natural and artificial lighting. Produced content for social media (Instagram, Twitter, Facebook). Shot a drink feature for the September issue.
Missy Donovan Photography | Chicago, IL: October 2013–May 2015
Assisted with shoots (client-based: weddings, families, and fashion) and analyzed entrepreneurial business ventures