Photo Assistant, Digital Tech
Jayson Edward Carter
People, Portrait, Fashion, Beauty, Reportage, Prod. Assistant, Stillife, Food
Seasoned digital tech and assistant. Comfortable with Canon, Nikon, Sony, etc. Proficient with studio lighting, strobe and continuous. Proficient with Capture, Helicon, and the Adobe Suite. Familiar with photo production workflows; comfortable directing and/or matching lighting and mood. Comfortable focus stacking, comping and retouching on set.
Excellent time management; vocal, concise and discreet when necessary. Personable on set, emotionally intelligent, and able to maintain focus during high-stress shoots or long hours. Able and willing to travel. Digitech location kit for rent on request. I also have a few great set playlists!
References as assistant / Career
Graduated with a BFA in Photo Imaging. Worked in print labs, organized exhibitions, and freelanced throughout college. Worked as an in-house retoucher for Under Armour's content studio. Regularly assists and/or digitechs several photographers for brands such as Clinique, MAC, Victoria's Secret, and Kiehl's. I myself have shot for AMBI, Supergoop!, and Bespoke Post. I consider myself very flexible and adaptable to any brand or artist's visual aesthetic and workflow.