I am a highly motivated and passionate creative who shares an adoration for this beautifully creative and freeing fashion and visuals industry. I currently specialise in (Fashion, Sportswear, Music/Artist and Event) Photography and Retouching, Assisting and Creative Based Roles (Booker and Admin/Shoot Preparation Duties - hoping to continue this pathway further also)... Overall a long-term goal and ambition of mine is to land the role of Artistic Director one day - planning, organising and creating wild visions of the future...Locked Pro Plan feature
Giving fashion advice via the fashion app on command; speaking about style, fit, trends, colours and where to purchase certain items.
'The Changing Room' Exhibition & Networking Event, (further information can be requested) - April 2018 • On: 12th April 2018, 6.30-9pm, at The Hoxton Basement, London (Shoreditch). • Solely 17 prints of my photography (ranging between sizes A1 + A0) were exhibited. • The intention/theme of this project was to showcase the merge between sport and fashion and how it is trending. • Roles I undertook were: Photographer, Stylist, Host, Event Organiser, Interior Designer and Artistic Director. https://www.linkedin.com/feed/update/urn:li:activity:6402492544420323328
Assisted photographer Jack Alexander on a shoot with singer Olly Alexander (From Band Years & Years) Used for Euphoria Magazines (issue 9) Front Cover – July 2018. • Monitoring set stayed as designed, keeping track on time schedules and assisting with props. http://www.euphoriazine.com/blog/2018/09/new-music/tracks-years-years-for-issue-9/ As well as Singer James Arthur (2012 X-Factor Winner) - Oct 2016. • Adjusting and setting up and down lighting, keeping everything tidy and safe on set. http://fault-magazine.com/2016/10/james-arthur-reflects-on-his-time-away-in-exclusive-fault-comeback-shoot/
I am a Freelance Fashion Photographer, who works closely with several clients (more information can be requested, or work can be found on: www.kellygellardphotography.com). I also take on the roles of: Retoucher, Concept Creator, Artistic Director, Assistant and occasionally Stylist.
Event Photographer: For Solutions4Recruitment Creative Student Awards Evening Event This job included photographing the crowd, venue, granted awards, guest speakers, food, drink and trophies. I was also the Autumn 2017 winner, and a nominee of 4 Grand Finalists, to be crowned CSAward winner of 2018.
Assisted Kiera Liberati (Stylist), on shoots and music video’s with Wretch 32 and MoStack. • Was responsible and given the role of Artistic Director on a location shoot, for brand – Everlast http://notionmagazine.com/lucas-fonsecal-sporty-spice/ • Liaised with Notion’s main fashion PR companies/designers collecting and returning clothing, to given addresses. • Unpacked, organised and re-packed clothing checking and adjusting the docket list.
Assisted on and was credited in Fault Magazines (print, issue 27) photo shoot, with actor Sean Teale. http://fault-magazine.com/2017/12/gets-know-gifted-star-sean-teale/ • Worked on their social media platforms. Planned posts for their Instagram page, created a collage from their recent magazine front covers for their Facebook and Twitter header as well as prepared articles for their website. • Created mood boards for Fault’s upcoming shoots.
Helping set up, move and put away professional photographic equipment.
FIRST Class Fashion Photography, Honours Degree (BA).
3 A-levels including: Photography, Drama & Theatre Studies and Performance Studies. BTEC ‘Dance Leadership’ Award and Certification - Level 2.
14 GCSE’s A*- C, Including English Maths and Photography.
I was the Autumn 2017 winner, and a nominee of 4 Grand Finalists, to be crowned CSAward winner of 2018.