Jameela Elfaki

Art Director, Photographer, Founding Editor + Creative

  • LevelMid Level
  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom
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  • ProfessionsPhotographer - Art Director - Content Editor
  • Dominique Sisley
  • Lorraine Omoruyi
  • Lidia Sambito
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About me

Award winning and innovative creative, working in the publishing and creative industry. Skilled in Film Photography, Picture Research, Art Direction, and Production. The Founding Editor and Art Director of AZEEMA mag, a visionary platform and powerful print magazine for women from the MENASA Regions. Bachelor of Arts - BA focused in Fashion Communication and Promotion from Central Saint Martins.

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Skills

  • Creative Direction
  • Photography
  • Art Direction
  • Research Imagery
  • Production
  • Publishing
  • Writing
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Indesign
  • 35mm Film Photography

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  • Protein

    Protein

    • Education & Research
  • AllSaints

    AllSaints

    • Fashion
  • Frame

    Frame

    • Publishing
  • ASOS

    ASOS

    • Fashion

Work history

Currently

Deputy Picture Editor

ELLE UK

May 2019
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time

Currently

Picture Assistant

ELLE UK

Nov 2017
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Assistant to Picture Editor on the Picture desk at ELLE UK

Currently

Founding Editor + Art Director

Azeema Magazine

May 2017
  • United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • AZEEMA is an independent print magazine exploring Women within the MENA region, diaspora and Women of Colour of which I am the founding editor and Art director

2016

Photo Assistant

Dazed Media

Jul 2016 - Sep 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Internship
  • Assisting the Photographic Director and Photographic Producer to produce shoots, liaise with agencies and contact new and existing photographers for projects.

2016

Creative Team Assistant

AllSaints

Jan 2016 - May 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Internship
  • Assisting the Art Director with creative tasks, backstage photography for social media, research for shoots, casting, shoot assisting, and assisting the creative team with general tasks.

2015

Fashion Assistant

TANK

Nov 2015 - Dec 2015
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Internship
  • Assisted the Fashion Editors with daily tasks and assisting on shoots and with pulling samples. I also organised the fashion week schedule for the editors.

2015

Fashion Team Assistant

ASOS

Sep 2015 - Oct 2015
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Internship
  • Assisted the fashion team with daily tasks, pulled looks for shoots, researched trends and shoot inspirations, assisted the fashion stylists on set.

Education

2017

BA (Hons) Fashion Communication and Promotion

Central Saint Martins

Sep 2013 - Jun 2017
  • London, United Kingdom

2016

Art and Design Foundation Diploma - Distinction

Manchester School of Art

Sep 2012 - Jun 2016
  • Manchester, United Kingdom

Awards

2019

PPA 30 under 30 Award

PPA Awards

  • Awarded the 30 Under 30 New talent Award for being a rising star currently working in Consumer Magazine and Business Media companies in the UK.