Olivia van der Will


  • LevelJunior
  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom
  • AvailabilityLocked Pro Plan feature
  • ProfessionsPhotographer - Retoucher - Website Designer



  • Runner
  • Excel
  • Photoshop
  • Retoucher
  • Reliable and Organised
  • Hard Working
  • Wedding Photography
  • A Good Team Player
  • Photography Digital/darkroom/editing
  • Photography Digital
  • Picture Editor
  • Self Motivator
  • Translating German
  • Photo Assisting
  • Festival Photographer

Companies I’ve worked with

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  • BBC


    • TV

Work history




Sep 2014 - Nov 2014
  • I worked as a runner for current BBC series ' The Big Painting Challenge, I was responsible for taking the rushes to and from the different BBC locations. I assisted on film days ensuring cast & crew had everything they required. I was responsible for taking the rushes (film shot that day) from the location to the editing suite in London. Along with this I was responsible for the petty cash used on shoot days.


TLG Brands

TLG Brands

Aug 2014 - Sep 2014
  • Processing a large volume of images per day, ensuring that they were done both quickly and efficiently. Getting images ready for set deadlines for department stores Editing Fiorelli/Modalu/Nica handbags along with Matthew Williamson Using CS6 and Excel daily Having good admin skills Assisting the photographer Ensuring images were named, edited and processed correctly too. Having a good eye for detail Having an ability to multitask


Junior Photo Editor & Web Design Internship ACHICA


Mar 2014 - Apr 2014
  • • Managing and collating product images using Bridge & Photoshop • Editing product sets quickly and efficiently • Having a good eye for images • Contacting buyers, and buying assistants in the UK, France and Spain • Creating banners using Photoshop, shutter stock to showcase brands • Having an eye for any mistakes on the website, such as products not matching their descriptions. • Working with the production team to launch promos Hitting daily and weekly targets


Senior Sales

Hotel Chocolat

Sep 2012 - Nov 2013
  • • Managing the store, when lone working • Managing a team • Banking and cashing up • Being a key holder • Responsible for the operation of the store • Handling financial transactions


Freelance Photographer


Mar 2012 - Mar 2015
  • Official Photographer for Sonisphere Festival 2014 Wedding photographer Making sure deadlines are met Ability to be flexible Being confident with different cameras and studio equipment Using Photoshop, Adobe bridge, Lightroom. Having an eye for detail


Picture Researcher Internship

Sunday Times Travel Magazine

Apr 2010 - Aug 2010
  • • Researching images for the magazine. • Answering emails and writing emails to hotels and other relevant travel contacts to use within the magazine. • Using various stock websites to choose the best images and editing them down into a smaller selection. • Following advice on task and completing it • Hitting magazine deadlines • Calling to speak to hotels, and relevant people for set projects. • Having a good eye for images that are suited to the magazine



Photographic Arts

University of Westminster

Aug 2009 - May 2012
  • This course focussed on the creative but also critical side of photography. It included a lot of written work a long with taking photographs and developing personal projects. My course enabled me to develop my skills as a photographer and also learn studio skills in depth. I also became advanced with my black and white and colour photo printing which I had previously begun learning at sixth form.