I am a sports photographer who has developed my specialisation from an personal enthusiasm for sport in a variety of forms. In particular I love skiing, skateboarding and surfing! I am a big advocate of women in sport and female athletes in male dominated sports. This led me to create a social media campaign and sport photography series documenting active females in a range of sports. I released this work on my Instagram feed and in print back in 2018. I often work remotely or commute for clients, and will take on clients in a range of businesses and styles of photography. Take a look at my website to view the variety of work I can shoot - www.conniesummerfield.com
- Beginner to Winner - UWCBBeginner to Winner is an Ultra White Collar Boxing organisation set up my Amin Khan, which aims to raise money for the participants' selected charities as well as promote the benefits of boxing. The fight night itself brings all the theatrics of a boxing event to life, complete with commentator, Simon Pisani, professional judges and referees, and ring girls. Finished off with personal entrance music, an enthusiastic crowd and their own fighter nickname name, each participant is made to feel li
- Roxana - PhotobookRoxana, 9 years old, started skating 2 years ago from the date of documentation and since has competed at Prime, Hastings, NASS Festival and Boardmasters Festival. This photographic book documents her relationship with skateboarding with her mother's insight, there is an interview conducted with her and her mother, Emma, inside the book.
- GreeceFull Time
My responsibilities were to shoot action photography of multiple activities, as well as capture staff and resort photos, in a Neilson holiday resort in Greece for 3 months of the 2021 summer season. I would edit and batch retouch in Lightroom then upload daily by 7.30pm to PhotoParata and KVS systems, providing sufficient variety, quality and quantity for every guest. In addition, I was responsible for completing family portrait shoots at sunset, recording KPI figures, troubleshooting software and building relationships to ensure targets were met.
Marketing ManagerTake One Leave One
- Cheltenham, United KingdomFreelance
A friend and I volunteered to set up a branch of this community organisation, I took on responsibility for managing PR, design and supporting with logistics. This included creating an updated logo in Adobe software, organising and speaking with media outlets, establishing a social media presence with photography, corresponding with donors and volunteers. In addition to manning the clothes rail every Saturday and interacting with visitors who utilised the support the stand offered.
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- Social Media
- Sport Photography
- Lifestyle Photography
- Creative Thinking
- Hard Working
- Time Management
- Visual Storytelling
- Social Media Marketing
BA (Hons) Editorial and Advertising PhotographyThe University of Gloucestershire
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Currently studying in my final year of the course, specialising in sports documentary photography with a keen interest in a social media and advertising career. I joined the Boardriders team in my second year and became their Marketing Secretary in my final year, I compete for them in skiing disciplines and often train on the dry ski slope in Gloucester. I am also a part of the universities trampolining team and in my final year also took on the role of Marketing Secretary, I am also now competing in trampolining at a national level.