Husam Hamid

photographer/Cinematographer

Level
Mid Level
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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Projects

About me

WHAT I DO: Freelance photographer and Advertising graduate helping brands communicate and tell their stories. HOW I DO IT: My freelance experience and university education have equipped me with the skills to provide strategy, design and visual production to client briefs to create meaningful content and engagement.

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Skills

  • Photography
  • Adobe Photoshop/indesign/illustrator
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Abode Premiere
  • Brand Strategy
  • Brand Creative Strategy
  • Branding
  • Design

Companies I’ve worked with

  • S

    Self Employed

    • Born Social

      Born Social

      • Marketing & PR
    • E

      Enterprise Rent-a-Car

      • g

        gourmosa

        Work history

        Currently

        Photographer

        Self Employed

        Dec 2017
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Freelance
        • I am currently working as a freelance photographer and videographer and have worked with clients in fashion, film and music. I have built a diverse portfolio working with commercial and independent brands on brand campaigns, E-Commerce and social media content creation.

        2017

        creative

        Born Social

        Jun 2017 - Dec 2017
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Full Time
        • Working as a creative content producer, I executed visual production of assets in line with client content strategies. I produced creative content across video, photography and graphic design and worked closely with the account and advertising teams to conceptualise and execute client briefs. With content used on digital platforms for advertising and through feedback and working with the paid media teams, I was able to develop an understand of the kind of content that draws engagement from particular audiences and through the use of a/b testing, understood the successes and failures of particular styles of content.

        2016

        Creative Lead

        gourmosa

        Apr 2016 - Oct 2016
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Full Time
        • I set up a branding agency alongside two colleagues with the aim to service businesses in need of brand design and brand strategy under one roof. My role included sourcing clients, creative direction and project management. Taking a client brief and executing research, design, presenting client pitches and reports helped me develop my creative skills in photography and design, as well as my business acumen in setting up a business. personal management and efficiency.

        2015

        Assistant Project Manager

        Enterprise Rent-a-Car

        Jun 2014 - May 2015
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Full Time
        • I undertook an industry placement, working as a Management Trainee and then being promoted to a Management Assistant, achieved within 6 months. As a management assistant, my role included running the branch operations, customer facing and back of house, ensuring effective customer service was implemented by staff while completing logistical back of house tasks and ensuring branch finances were up to date and in order.

        Education

        2016

        1st class honours Marketing with Advertising

        The University of Hertfordshire

        Sep 2012 - Jul 2016
        • Hatfield, United Kingdom
        • Building an understanding for the field of advertising within the digital age, I undertook a final year dissertation titled "The Evolving Landscape of the Advertising Industry with the Rising Prominence of Mobile Platforms" focusing on the influence of platforms such as Instagram. I achieved a First Class honours and was shortlisted for the dean's award for 'Progression in Education.'

        Awards

        2016

        Dean's award for 'Progression in Education'

        The University of Hertfordshire

        • I was shortlisted for the Dean's award for 'Progression in Education' being the first student to complete the Chartered Marketing program while still at university.