Freelance retocuher in the making of 7 year! London based have to remote work or come into office!
-In house retoucher of all editorial, press and creative shoots. -Retouching imagery for TV, 48 sheets, newspapers, printed guides and online. -Managing my own time and taking small requests keeping to tight deadlines. -Outsourcing retouching when needed and signing of retouching. -Working with all divisions allowing the best image of the product to go forward. -Putting ideas forward for shoots. -Retouching up to 30 editorial images per day.
-Promotion integrating work into Editorial imagery only. -Taking charge of all editorial retouching(UO homepage and store images). -Working with the Creative directors and graphics team on image selects for UO homepage. -Sticking to tight deadlines for store imagery. -Holding meetings each week with retouchers to plan the week smoothly. -Meeting with freelance photographer creating retouching briefs.
-Completing In stock from the daily retouching list -Retouching up to 100 products per day (each product includes up to 6 images) -Retouching up to 40 editorial imagery per day. -Retouching up to 50 invisible mannequins per day. -Working with tight deadline and under pressure. -Working well as a team with the stylist's and photographer to assure the best imagery for UO website and printed images in store. -Assuring all image background and bright items are colour match so customers were garmented to receive what they ordered. -Constantly going over the daily target. -Being able to to answer all queries to the studio team.
-Working with clients such as French Connection, Debenhams, Finery London, The Idle Man -Completing over a thousand finished images per week due to tight customer deadline -Direct consultation with customers on colour correction and retouching guidelines -Assisting company directors on photo shoots i.e. setting up lights and still life photography -Managing models and studio space clients, discussing quotes and finalising payments -A key member of a creative startup business, managing post production, retouching and styling for all clients -Organising the archived terabytes of images, being able to retrieve images on demand quickly and efficiently -Continued additional hours at weekends if needed for customer deadlines
-Working with a large team of designers, videographers, project managers and senior photographers -Sourcing and shooting imagery for clients from a set brief. -Arranging the shoots - Creating concepts for each brand as well as assisting the senior photographers develop their own assignments -Provide visuals and mock-ups’ for clients to pre-view. This could range from pens and mugs to full room redecorate and refurnish. -Assisting the senior photographers on clients house visits, shooting the head shots for the new brand websites -Daily Training with Senior Photographer on Still studio and movement photography -Wide use of programmes for PC and Mac on a daily basis - Wacom Tablet, Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, Outlook, Word -Everyday use with Canon, Nikon and Sony camera models and software.