Photographer Resume Samples

Writing a great Photographer resume is an important step in your job search journey. When writing your resume, be sure to reference the job description and highlight any skills, awards and certifications that match with the requirements. You may also want to include a headline or summary statement that clearly communicates your goals and qualifications.

The following Photographer resume samples and examples will help you write a resume that best highlights your experience and qualifications. If you're ready to apply for your next role, upload your resume to Indeed Resume to get started.

Cody Fredrickson

Mobile AL(123) 456-7891
cfredrickson@email.com

SUMMARY


Detail-oriented Photographer with 3+ years of experience combining design savvy and excellent customer service to provide unique and quality photos of newborns, families and special events.

EDUCATION


CORAL SPRINGS UNIVERSITY
Aug '10 - May '14

Bachelor of Arts in Photography

EXPERIENCE


CLOUD CLEARWATER, Photographer
Current - Current
  • Offer full-scale photography services for special events (weddings, graduations, etc.) including both portrait and candid photographs
  • Set up lighting and equipment strategically and efficiently to obtain highest quality images without impeding event
  • Edit high-volume of photographs daily, ensuring top quality of each individual image
  • Maintain active social media and blog presence to promote personal brand and uphold excellent customer service standards; grew Twitter followers 80% in 3 months
RETAIL OCEAN, Photographer
Current - Current
  • Photographed families, newborns and children utilizing DSLR and medium format cameras
  • Organized eye-catching sets to photograph children in, including strategically placing lighting for optimum photo quality
  • Skilled in posing and calming distressed children and newborns to get the most usable photos

SKILLS


  • Digital camera (DSLR, medium format, etc.) operation
  • Lighting & design

Malik Rabb

Roswell NM(123) 456-7891
mrabb@email.com

SUMMARY


Reliable and design-focused Photographer with 15+ years of experience skillfully and artistically capturing important moments on film to create meaningful keepsakes. Proficient in both digital and film photography.

EDUCATION


HAWAII WESTERN
Aug '98 - Dec '02

Bachelor of Arts in Photography

EXPERIENCE


CRANE & JENKINS, Professional Photographer
Current - Current
  • Photograph weddings, graduations and special events using both DSLR and 35mm cameras
  • Artistically arrange props and lighting to create aesthetically pleasing photos
  • Edit shots in Photoshop, including airbrushing blemishes, whitening teeth and adjusting contrast
TRADELOT, Wedding Photographer
Current - Current
  • Strategically organized lighting and decorations to capture theme and color scheme of wedding in all photographs
  • Ensured quality of all images, editing in Photoshop and approving with client to appropriately document important events
  • Maintained top customer services standards and professionalism, achieving recommendations and referrals from 80% of clients

SKILLS


  • Digital & film photography

Common Skills

  • Illustrator
  • Microsoft Office
  • InDesign
  • Graphic Design
  • Illustration
  • Photography
  • HTML
  • Customer Service

Common Certifications

  • Graphic Design
  • Driver's License
  • CPR
  • AED
  • Google AdWords
  • First Aid
  • Google Analytics
  • Adobe Certified Associate
  • CompTIA A+