Kristina Zambrano - (MVOStJ)

Photographer

Level
Senior
Location
Chigwell, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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Projects

About me

Spanish-Venezuelan born, Multimedia Developer who went Bonkers and Nonsense documenting the Tail-Wagging kind, I have a degree in Computer Science, after graduating I moved to Vancouver Canada to pursuit a career in Digital Imaging and Photography during my studies I was assigned to do a photojournalism activity on Working Dogs: Assistance Dogs after successful and completion of my degree i took the adventure on specializing on Pet Photography. I have been awarded multiple times internationally and been interviewed on Local and National TV Shows also Radio shows, I've been published on several Magazines, News Papers (Nation wide and Internationally), attended to Pet Events during my time in Canada, and Venezuela and Guest Speaking / Masterclass in London, United Kingdom. I work mostly for private clients but I am open to be Staff/In-House photographer for any company in the Greater London Area, that might need my different approach to photography, i have also volunteered and worked for organizations like SPCA - Vancouver, Pacific Assistance Dogs Society of British Columbia, Stantec In, VOKRA, CCA - Canadian Construction Association, Vitrina Safirsca, Rick Hansen Foundation and others.

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Skills

  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Adobe Lightroom
  • Capture One
  • Studio Photography
  • Editorial Photography
  • Advertising Photography
  • Digital Photography
  • Studio Lighting

Companies I’ve worked with

  • B

    British Petroleum

    • B

      BDO LLP

      • K

        K9 Studio Photography

        • F

          FirstBase IT Ltd

          Work history

          Currently

          Lead Photographer

          K9 Studio Photography

          Sep 2010
          • Chigwell, United Kingdom
          • Full Time
          • International Award wining Venezuelan-Spanish Pet Photography Studio, who went Bonkers & Nonsense documenting the 'Tail-Wagging' Kind Task performed: - Creation of the Studio in Vancouver, British Columbia in Canada in September 2010 during my studies in digital photography at the Vancouver Institute of Media Arts. - Studio Pet Photography - On-Location Pet Photography - Conceptual Artistic Themed Pet Photography - Editorial / Advertising Pet Photography

          2016

          Pet Photographer

          Paws & Fangs Foundation

          Apr 2014 - Jun 2016
          • Guatire, Miranda, Venezuela
          • Freelance
          • Rescue Organization in the State of Miranda, Venezuela giving straight kittens, and cats a place to refugee, eat, and live while waiting to be adopted Task performed: - Professional Pet Photography services for the future adoptables - Editorial and Advertising Pet Photography for their marketing material, flyers, etc

          2016

          Pet Photographer

          HeartsSpeak

          Jul 2013 - Jul 2016
          • Vancouver, Canada
          • Freelance
          • HeARTs Speak is a 501c3 international nonprofit organization that’s uniting art and advocacy to increase the visibility of shelter animals. We’re dedicated to inspiring change for homeless animals across the globe through a variety of programs that leverage creativity and collaboration to ensure more animals are Seen and Saved each year while simultaneously elevating the image of shelter animals everywhere Task Performed: - Pet Photography for Shelter and Rescues organizations in Vancouver Canada - Event Coverage of Shelters and Rescues organizations based in the Greater Vancouver Area

          2016

          Event Photographer

          Vitrina Safrisca

          Apr 2013 - Jun 2016
          • Los Dos Caminos, Caracas 1071, Miranda, Venezuela
          • Freelance
          • Author Annual Art Fair Event based in Miranda, Venezuela Task Performed: - Event coverage for the 9th and 10th edition of the Art Fair - Fashion Show Photographer - Expo coverage - Official Portraits of the Artist Exhibiting - Photography Exhibition (Including K9 Studio Photography own exhibit show)

          2012

          Pet Photographer

          VOKRA

          Oct 2012 - Dec 2012
          • North Vancouver, BC, Canada
          • Freelance
          • Vancouver Orphan Kitten Rescue Association (VOKRA) is a no-kill, non-profit, registered charity dedicated to the rescue of cats in the Lower Mainland. We also coordinate rescue work with other groups in BC. Task performed: - Pet Photography for their adoptable kittens and cats

          2012

          May 2012 - Jun 2012
          • Vancouver, Canada
          • Freelance
          • The Rick Hansen Foundation (RHF), established in 1988, is part of its legacy. For over three decades, RHF has raised awareness, changed attitudes and funded spinal cord injury research and care. The Mission to create and deliver innovative solutions that lead to a global movement to remove barriers and liberate the potential of people with disabilities. Task Performed: - 25th Anniversary Coverage - Medal Bearer Official Portraits

          2012

          Pet Photographer

          SPCA - Vancouver

          May 2012 - Dec 2012
          • Vancouver, Canada
          • Freelance
          • The British Columbia Society for the prevention of cruelty to animals. Task Performed: - Location Pet Photography - Event Coverage Photography - Editorial/Advertising Photography

          2011

          Photographer

          Stantec Inc

          Oct 2011 - Dec 2011
          • Vancouver, Canada
          • Freelance
          • Stantec Inc. is an international professional services company in the design and consulting industry. Task Performed: - Event Coverage of the '50th Anniversary of the Corporation' - Official Portraits of Staff Ateendees - Official Portraits of CEOs / CCOs - Official Portraits of Guest and Family Attendees - Videography of the Event

          2011

          Oct 2011 - Nov 2011
          • Vancouver, Canada
          • Freelance
          • Vancouver Public Library is the public library system for the city of Vancouver, British Columbia. Task Performed: - Coverage of the Event: 'Dogs Days at VPL', Man's best friend's unique skills allow them to excel in a huge number of tasks from chasing down criminals to assisting cancer researchers

          2011

          Mar 2011 - Aug 2011
          • Vancouver, Canada
          • Full Time
          • CCA represents Canada’s construction industry. Task Performed: - Coverage of Construction Sites - Official Portraits of Construction Tours - Events Coverage of the CCA

          2012

          Feb 2011 - Apr 2012
          • Burnaby, Canada
          • Full Time
          • PADS breeds, raises, trains and supports certified assistance dogs, partnering them with people living with disabilities, and with community care professionals. Task Performed: - Studio / On-Location Pet Photography - Service Dogs official Portraits - Events Coverage - Editorial / Advertising - Staff and Volunteers Official Portraits

          Education

          2011

          Diploma in Digital Photography

          VanArts - Vancouver Institute of Media Arts

          Aug 2010 - Nov 2011
          • Vancouver, Canada
          • The Professional Photography program at VanArts is designed for you to master the technical, creative and business skills essential to life as a professional photographer. We offer the only intensive one-year program in Vancouver that focuses on business skills in addition to hands-on experience in the field and studio, all taught by successful working photographers.

          2006

          Jun 2006 - Jul 2006
          • Caracas, Venezuela
          • Photography 101: Basics of Film and Digital Photography

          Awards

          2020

          MVOStJ - THE MOST VENERABLE ORDER OF THE HOSPITAL OF ST. JOHN OF JERUSALEM, BRITISH COLUMBIA &YUKON COUNCIL

          Chair of British Columbia & Yukon Council

          • Order of St John on its Category #6 MVOStJ Grade 4: OStJ

          2018

          CERTIFIED MEMBER OF THE SWPP UK

          The Societies

          2017

          "Honourable Mention" - IPA PHOTOGRAPHIC COMPETITION

          IPA - International Photography Awards

          2017

          "Honourable Mention" - PX3 ANNUAL PHOTOGRAPHIC COMPETITION

          Px3 The Prix de la Photographie

          2016

          "Gold Award" - PX3 PRIX DE LA PHOTOGRAPHIE PARIS

          Px3 The Prix de la Photographie

          2016

          "Honourable Mention" - PX3 PRIX DE LA PHOTOGRAPHIE PARIS

          Px3 The Prix de la Photographie

          2016

          "Honourable Mention" - IPA PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITION

          IPA - International Photography Awards

          2015

          "Highly Commended Image" SWPPUK PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITION

          The Societies

          2015

          "Honourable Mention" 2015 PX3 PRIX DE LA PHOTOGRAPHIE PARIS

          Px3 The Prix de la Photographie

          2015

          "Silver Award" - 2ND HALF MEMBERS ONLY COMPETITION

          WPPI - Wedding and Portrait Photographer Association USA

          2015

          "Gold Award" - PEOPLE CHOICE AWARD - PX3 PRIX DE LA PHOTOGRAPHIE

          Px3 The Prix de la Photographie

          2014

          FINALIST AT PET PORTRAITS PHOTO COMPETITION

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          2014

          "Silver Award" - 16X20" ANNUAL PRINT, ALBUM & FILMMAKING COMPETITION (WPPI)

          WPPI - Wedding and Portrait Photographer Association USA

          2012

          DOG PHOTO CONTEST - ACHIEVEMENT IN ORIGINALITY

          ViewBug