Diago Mariotta Mendez

Image Maker

  • LevelSenior
  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom
  • AvailabilityLocked Pro Plan feature
  • ProfessionsPhotographer - Producer - Art Director


About me

In detail orientated fashion photographer and photo retoucher professional trained in image manipulation, digital enhancing, beauty retouching and silhouetting. Adept at outsourcing product images for clipping, and working on thightly schedule timelines.


  • Fashion
  • Marketing PR
  • Visual Arts
  • Art Direction
  • Art Photography
  • Commercial Photography
  • Picture Editing
  • Retouching
  • Editorial
  • Indesign
  • Photoshop
  • Lightroom

Work history


Photographer Retoucher

Diago Mariotta Mendez Photography

Jan 2010
  • Retouching a wide range of images for E-commerce image assets including accesories and ready to wear portraits, Press RTW and product shoots. Support Post Production Managers and Senior Retouchers in completing projects. Supporting Junior Retouchers in creatinng colour references for core brand patterns plus scaling of new non apparel products for retouching templates. Looking over the live website for any photographic, retouching or styling errors. Look for discrepancies, source images, fix and update the studio error-log. Supporting Senior Retouchers in re-uploading for the live site Creative Media Department Develop Strong Relationships across business, e-commerce team and press / marketing department. Particularity effective in image layer work and colour management.


Studio Assistant

Hoxton Street Studios

Aug 2014 - Nov 2015


PR Intern

Elite Associates

Sep 2013 - Jan 2014


PA Senior PR

Inbar Spector

Aug 2011 - May 2012


Stylist Assistant

Celia-jane Ukwenya

Aug 2011 - Jul 2012


PA Studio Manager

Loredana Turchi Ltd Photography

Jan 2010 - Jun 2011
  • Led the end to end Photo Studio operations. Reviews studio calendar daily. Maintains high level of communication and reports any unexpected developments/ cancellations that may arise. Ensure workflow is managed effectively between digital commerce and creative media work. Establish and lead effective business governance to ensure deliverables are achieved to agreed quality, cost and time standards Provide line management for the Photo Studio’s Production Manager, Styling Manager, Senior Photographer and Post Production Manager Manage the Photo Studio budget Engage with business partners, as required, to ensure the efficiency and effectiveness of the Photo Studio is maximised and delivers greatest return to the business Provide overall assurance for the quality of images produced ensuring they are in line with the brand standards Collaborate with direct reports on hiring Photo Studio team members.Oversees client catering; ensures food is delivered, set up and cleaned up daily. Reports on and assists with equipment selection, storage, maintenance and repair.



BA Fashion Photography

London College of Fashion

Sep 2011 - Jun 2014