- London, GB
- £50 /hr
- Available now
I am London based photographer and image editor. I am member of the committee of The Camera Club - one of the oldest photographic clubs in UK as well as curator of Gallery 1885more...I am London based photographer and image editor. I am member of the committee of The Camera Club - one of the oldest photographic clubs in UK as well as curator of Gallery 1885 in Kennington.
I have a degree (BA Hons) in photography and new media and over 10 years of experience working in photography industry in London as well as 7 years of image editing and 3 years of professional printing experience.
Area Covered: London/UK
Work Experience Summary:
March 2012 - present - Curator, Gallery 1885 @ The Camera Club
July 2012 - present - Head of Printing Dep @ DigiLabLondon
My role involves editing images and preparing them printing. I also operate large format printers (canvas/art papers/photo papers) and digital lab (C-type prints).
May 2012 - World’s Highest Gig Photographer - Charity project - I have joined international team of musicians, filmmakers and photographers and have climb Mera Peak (6476m) - peak in Himalayas, Nepal to break Guinness World Record and play the ‘World’s Highest Gig’ while fundraising over 35k for Music4Children.
March 2011- present – Volunteer steward at The Camera Club in Kennington/London
My role involves: taking bookings for the Camera Club facilities (such asstudios, darkrooms, digital suite) in person and over the phone; processing cash and card payments; checking that studio equipment is in good working order after use and cashing up at the end of the day.
Dec 2010 – Feb 2011 – Senior photographer at Tylk Ceramics -
Project for collectors of Fat Lava (West German ceramic) Annemie & Paul Ress. My role was to photograph the collection of approx 1600 pieces of ceramics mainly from West Germany from the period of 1950-1970, create a picture library and catalogue for exhibition as well as create a documentation of any damage.
June 2010 - Sept 2010 - 3 months contract in The Outer Hebrides (mainli South Harris/North Harris & Lewis) - My role was to document natural beauty of Herbidean landscape.
April 2008 - Feb 2010 - Manager & Senior photographer at ZenPhotoStudio
ZenPhotoStudio was photographic studio available for hire, based in Camberwell, later on relocated to Bermondsey.
April 2008 - Nov 2008
Freelance Image Editor at ASOS.com (asos.com is one of biggest online fashion and accessories retailers in UK). My role was re-touching photographs and integrate them into content management system
Indigophoto is a studio is at Kennington in London that specialises in editorial and promotional photography related to arts.
Various types of photography, incl. portrait/album, cover, still life, retouching
2003 - Present
Freelance photographer & image editor
As a freelance photographer I am working on a variety of projects, such as : fashion, beauty, editorial photography, product photography, events, presentations and ceremonies; portfolios for models, headshots, commercial photography including concept shots and executive portraits, retouching.
2006 - 2007 Photographer Auctioning4U
As UK's leading eBay service provider, Auctioning4U offers a wide range of customer orientated services.
My role as a photographer included product photography, packshots and stills as well as retouching photographs and integrate them into the content management system.
2002 - 2003 B&W Darkroom Technician at Coral Studio
Coral Studio in Poznan/Poland is a photo studio involved in printmaking for artists (B&W FB fine art prints) and reproduction of artworks.
As a technician I was involved in all aspects of development of black/white images and assured the efficient running of the studio
2001 - 2002 Instructor of photography at the Cultural Centre
The Cultural Centre in Walbrzych/Poland is an institution for education and presentation of arts
In my position as an instructor I organised and taught photography classes for students of all ages.
2000 - 2001 Assistant photographer at ZoomDesignAgency
Digital Studio, Poznan/Poland
Projects involved using small, medium and large format cameras as well as digital equipment, film scanners, flat scanners, studio equipment, studio lighting etc.
1999 - 2000 Photographer at Kamea Model Agency
Highly successful Model Agency based in Poland with a top range portfolio
At this position I gained valuable experience in presenting abstract concepts in a clear way as well as to verbalise photographic visions and communicating with clients and creating a positive atmosphere during sessions
Education Summary: 2003 - 2004
The London Skills Institute
General English, FC Level
2000 - 2005 The Academy of Fine Art Poznan, Poland
Degree in Photography and New Media (BA)
1998 - 2000 The School of Photography, Krosno, Poland
Diploma in Technology - B&W fine art printing
1993 - 1998 Technical School (computers & networking)
Diploma in Scanning, scanners and graphic files
Photographer/Image editor/head of printing