Andreas Roed

Photographer, Creative Director, Editor, Fashion Marketer

  • LevelMid Level
  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom
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  • ProfessionsPhotographer - Photo Editor - Marketer
  • Francis Lane
  • Andrei Croitor
  • Konstantin Weiss
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About me

Versatile and creative Photographer and Creative Director with exceptional photography /creative direction skills, pertaining to portraits (editoral, high fashion & fine art) commercial, corporate, real estate++ As well as fashion management, sales and media management. Andreas is an entrepreneur and the CEO of www.dt500london Creative Bureau as well as Editor of the social art project www.downtown500magazine.com

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Skills

  • Photography
  • Abobe Indesign/photoshop/illustrator
  • CMS (wordpress
  • Microsoft Word
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Art Fashion
  • Styling
  • Creative Marketing
  • Studio Lighting
  • Freelance Journalism

Work history

Currently

Magazine Art Director

DT500 Media

Jan 2014
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Art Director and Editor of the Social Art Project www.downtown500magazine.com The job involves everything from concept development to meeting booking executing interviews, motion and still photography and picture editing. Generate clear ideas and concepts in tandem with the copywriter Produce sketches, storyboards, roughs to visualize ideas Understand marketing initiatives, strategic positioning and target audience Cooperate with the rest of the creative team across different types of media Take work from concept to final execution within deadlines Manage and delegate responsibilities to other designers and provide directions Present completed ideas to clients/team members Stay on top of all trends and maintain best practices

Currently

Corporate Photographer

DT500 London Creative Bureau

Jan 2014
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • One of two creative minds behind the DT500 London Creative Bureau. His position is CEO as well as Head Photographer. The role involve execution of photographic assignments as well as customer meetings, sales, b2b and marketing. It involves Client Relations and overseeing the final product, from start to finish. -I needed to discuss what kind of photos to go on the projects, directly with the other in management -I had to guide photographers under me towards bringing in relevant photographs to be used. -I also needed to train and guide newly recruited or freelance photographers. -I had to be able to give proper assignments and instructions. -I worked In accordance with the other management and gave them direct feedback of the work done. -I was also responsible in getting license of photography, when we needed to shoot in places that needed permission.

2015

Art Curator

Gallery TM 51

Apr 2014 - Jun 2015
  • Oslo, Norway
  • Freelance
  • Curating Artist and putting together exhibitions for the Oslo based art gallery TM51. Writing and sending out press release was part of the job. As well as preparing for the openings. Making sure everything went smoothly in forehand and during. And Also presenting the artist and the exhibit for the guest, customer relations and sales. And also provide customer service to the public and academics in the field. Also manage a staff, researchers and clerical workers so that items are properly cataloged or registered. I was also involved in promoting the institution to the public, which included advertising collections or the gallery, conducting tours and organizing workshops.

2012

Fashion Stylist

Andreas Roed Productions

Jun 2012 - Jul 2012
  • Oslo, Norway
  • Freelance
  • Fashion and wardrobe Assistant at Norwegian synth band Supermales music video called "Fashion Moves. the video can be seen using the url below: https://youtu.be/vMM5CcwT-ks?list=RDvMM5CcwT-ks

2014

Photographer

Model Day Studio

Mar 2012 - Jun 2014
  • Oslo, Norway
  • Full Time
  • Market and advertise services to attract clients. Analyze and decide how to compose a subject. Use various photographic techniques and equipment. Capture subjects in commercial-quality photographs. Enhance the subject’s appearance with natural or artificial light. Use photo enhancing software. Maintain a digital portfolio, on the company´s website, to demonstrate work. Lead bi-weekly production meetings. Prioritize work based on product flow, studio capacity and launch requirements. Manage people, and resources.

2011

Fashion Production Manager

Oslo Fashion Week

May 2010 - Nov 2011
  • Oslo, Norway
  • Freelance
  • I planned, monitored and and spearheaded the Oslo Fashion Week production crew in the year 2010/2011 I oversaw the production process, communicated with suppliers about the quality, price, delivery times and standards of items. Making production schedules and dealt with production faults and issues. As well as was the go to guy for the designers in forehand and under the Fashion Week .

2013

Sales Executive

Warner

May 2009 - Apr 2013
  • Oslo, Norway
  • Full Time
  • High Fashion Sales Executive for the Luxury Segment. Business to customer or consumer. Customer Care, relationship building; researching the market and related products; presenting the product or service favorably and in a structured professional way face-to-face. listening to customer requirements and presenting appropriately to make a sale; maintaining and developing relationships with existing customers in person and via telephone calls and emails. Responding to incoming email and phone enquiries. Challenging any objections with a view to getting the customer to buy. Gaining a clear understanding of customers' businesses and requirements

2008

Retail Marketing Manager

Varner Group

Jun 2007 - Sep 2008
  • Oslo, Norway
  • Full Time
  • Develop new opportunities and close existing ones Build meaningful relationships within the company and outside Develop detailed territory plans Ensure appropriate and timely delivery of service and products Follow up on service and / or product once the delivery has been made Research market trends and products Arrange meetings with potential clients Challenge objections in order to get the customer to buy a product Liaise with suppliers to ensure appropriate product delivery

2006

Customer Services Representative

Edvins Clothes

Sep 2005 - Jun 2006
  • Oslo, Norway
  • Full Time
  • The job is to make sure that the company can do as much as is possible to satisfy the all-important client. As a customer service manager, you are at responsible for creating a customer service policy and for making sure that it is implemented. You will train up your staff so that they can handle any situation in the appropriate manner.

Education

2011

Commercial and Artistic Photography

Bilder Nordic School of Photography

Aug 2009 - Jun 2011
  • Oslo, Norway
  • I have advanced technical experience, both with studio photography and lighting, a highly competent user of computer tools, Adobe and Wordpress •I have good experience with styling and art direction / concept development. A photographer’s /creative director job is much more than just taking pictures – and I understand this quite well. I have an inherent ability to realize and capture compositions to show the world what the human eye sometimes cannot see. From doing fashion photography to capturing the beautiful world that nature has given to man, I have done it all. Understanding that a photographer nowadays needs to have the technical hold on things, owing to my very passion, I work continuously to learn new things in order to make my work highly professional.

2007

BA Fine Art (photography

Oslo Art Academy

Aug 2005 - Jun 2007
  • Oslo, Norway
  • Photography, Visual Communication and Art History. To be a great artist you must have the right references. To study art has helped me tremendously in my creative career.

Awards

2014

Photographer of The Year

Fotografi Prisen

  • A contest where you sent in 3 series of your best work.

2010

Gullsnitt Newcomer Award

Gullsnitt

  • Gullsnitt Newcomer Award- A fashion photo-series inspired by the suburbian housewifes of the americas. Only that the housewifes were actually men. The idea is that one have too look behind the facade too see what is real.

2009

Cyan Analogue Award

Cyan Studio

  • The Cyan Analogue Award for best Photo series. A series of raw snapshot polaroid images showcasing that the art of analogue and the feel of art brut is something that is timeless.