Dean Hoy

Fashion Photographer, Retoucher & Video Editor

Mid Level
London, United Kingdom
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Projects credited in

About me

Freelance Photographer, Retoucher and Video Editor based in London. Working with other clients under photography duo titled R+D (clients listed below). Alongside this, at currently working as a freelance retoucher for Spring Studios and working on other independent projects.

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  • Photo Retouching
  • Video Editing
  • Digital Photograhy
  • Graphic Design
  • 3D Scanning
  • Lighting
  • Visual Communication
  • Digital Strategies
  • Production
  • Shoot Production

Companies I’ve worked with

  • Spring Studios

    Spring Studios

    • Design
  • Studio Private

    Studio Private

    • Design
  • Converse


    • Fashion and Textiles
  • Central Saint Martins (UAL)

    Central Saint Martins (UAL)

    • Education & Research

Work history


Freelance Retoucher

Spring Studios

Dec 2019
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Freelance retouching under Spring Studios.




Jun 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Working as one of two photographers in creative duo titled 'R+D'. As a duo we produce, shoot and retouch all of our projects, recently curating first solo exhibition titled 'Based on a True Story' focusing on the world of fear and horror. Our clients include: SONY, Pat McGrath, Matty Bovan, FKA Twigs, Vogue, Dazed and i-D.


Video Editor

Pat McGrath

Sep 2018 - Oct 2018
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Freelance video editing make-up/process footage films from Pat McGrath's New York, London, Milan, and Paris fashion weeks shows. The footage would be received and each video (10 in total) would have a 1-2 turnaround. These videos went live on IGTV.


Studio Assistant

Jamie Morgan Studio

Jul 2017 - Jul 2018
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • First Assistant to photographer Jamie Morgan. This role featured archiving work (dating back to the 80s), organising shoots and prints, assisting on shoots and retouching.


Summer School Teacher

Central Saint Martins (UAL)

Jul 2015 - Aug 2019
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Full-Time summer school teacher at Central Saint Martins across the summer holidays. The role meant teaching the students how to work a photo studio, utilise research, extract information, introduce them to graphic design and fashion show production.



First Class Honours, BA (Hons) Fashion Promotion and Communication

Central Saint Martins (UAL)

Sep 2014 - Jul 2019
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 2015 - 2019 / BA Honours Fashion Communication and Promotion (with a placement year in industry) / Grade: First Class Honours 2014 - 2015 / Foundation Diploma in Art and Design / Grade: Distinction


GSCE & A Levels

Hugh Christie

Sep 2014 - Jul 2014
  • United Kingdom
  • A-Levels: A* - Photography A - Graphic Communication C - English Language GCSEs: 13 A-C incl. English Language and Mathematics