Geneva Starr

Photo Editor

Level
Mid Level
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
Locked Pro Plan feature
Professions
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Projects credited in

About me

I am a London College of Fashion graduate with a strong eye for visuals and over three and a half years’ experience in picture research and commissioning, currently working as a Photo Editor at travel booking and inspiration start up Culture Trip, across both online and print.

Skills

  • Photo Editing
  • Picture Research
  • Wordpress CMS
  • Photoshoot Pre-production
  • Budgeting

Companies I’ve worked with

  • Culture Trip

    Culture Trip

    • Technology
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    The Maybourne Magazine

    Work history

    Currently

    Photo Editor

    Culture Trip

    Dec 2019
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time
    • - Produces, budgets and art directs photo shoots internationally; - Recruits and manages a global network of reliable freelance photographers; - Strong understanding of copyright and content licensing laws, both online and in print;

    2019

    Junior Picture Researcher

    Culture Trip

    Jul 2018 - Dec 2019
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time
    • - Researches and pitches exciting photo series for upcoming articles, then negotiates with third parties for rights and budgets, within deadlines; - Liaises and coordinates with photographers and external picture agencies to secure image licensing for both online and print; - Experience with a range of picture libraries including Getty, Rex, Shutterstock, Press Association, Trunk Archive and Alamy.

    2017

    Picture Researcher

    The Maybourne Magazine

    Sep 2016 - Jun 2017
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time
    • - Reported directly to Editor in a freelance role, with responsibility for managing my own budgets and time, and with decisions over images to fit the structure and feel of each page; - Liaised with third parties to obtain and purchase image licensing; - Coordinated and assisted on cover shoots; - Began work on a freehand basis whilst concluding my Fashion Illustration degree

    Education

    2017

    2.1 BA (Hons) Fashion Illustration

    London College of Fashion, UAL

    Sep 2014 - Jul 2017
    • London, United Kingdom