Sale assistant, visual merchandising for the office concession in House of Fraser, Hull. Stock control including selecting stock to sell based on trade reports and local fashion. Deputised for the manager, including payroll, collating sales figures forwarded to area manager. Complaints handling.
Unpaid/ voluntary, 2nd year of Lookbooks. Asked back by fashion team and photography lecturer who liaises with team after previous years role, Organising 7 photographers and 120 fashion, knitwear and accessory students and liaising with a graphics team of 5 in a purpose built set based in the studio. Team liaising, management and delegation, Setting up and teaching studio lighting and studio technique, creating rotas, shooting plans and allocating time slots for clients (students) . Negotiating length of hiring studio and hiring equipment. Photographer and checking photos for publication creating a post editing system for publication.,
Studio photographer for visual communication and promotion for an exhibition entitled 'what is beauty?' involving lighting and background change, interpretation of briefs for the client to how it would work photographically. fast paced work 1 hour slots for shooting with 8 groups all day.
Unpaid/ voluntary work. Organised and managed a photography team of 10 and 115 fashion design and knitwear students over 10 locations. The brief given was use of Polaroid, location based on garments inspiration and natural lighting. With this in mind i and my team were given creative free reign to decide on how the photo shoots where taken. Location scout, use of bowens location kits, shot on medium format with polariod back, management and delegation, liaising with fashion/ knitwear student teams as well NTU fashion team (lecturers). organising presentations on art direction etc,
pathway options i chose: illustration, fine art, fashion and textiles. Specialising in photography with my final projected based on fashion photography.