A Retoucher with a range of experience in the Creative Industries and Luxury Markets. An interest in Fashion, Beauty and Editorial work, based in London, UK.Locked Pro Plan feature
Retoucher for the luxury fashion market. Intensive use of Photoshop on projects for various clients including Net-A-Porter, Dr. Martens Topshop, Accessorize, Monsoon, AllSaints and Liberty. Reshaping, skin work, colour-matching and clean up of fashion images. Creating actions, droplets and streamlining digital workflow.
Providing high-level retouch on e-commerce imagery for AllSaints & affiliates; Reshaping, skin work, colour-matching and clean up of fashion images. Creating actions & droplets. Discussing implementation of improved workflow with Studio Team, including post production techniques for changes in shoot style. Undertaking projects to ensure consistency in retouch style & standard. Working with other departments to provide assets. Meeting tight deadlines to guarantee maximum digital trade
E-Commerce retoucher for a luxury brand, including ghost-mannequin and clean up work on a wide range of items from fashion to kitchenware. Editorial imagery for home page and social media platforms and well as press. Ensuring all imagery is on brand and aimed at the correct demographics as well as reflecting the high standard synonymous with the Liberty brand.
Working for a top model agency to help create lookbooks and portfolios in Photoshop and InDesign. Scanning magazine tears, retouching and batch filing as well as uploading to the online Content Management System.
For Net-A-Porter & Clarins; aiding the shoot stylist, organising logistics, sorting accessories, setting up shoot content and steaming garments.
Assisting the art director and photographer, researching and storyboarding, scouting shoot locations, helping to move and organise items on set, styling and propping.
Retouching images in Photoshop, cutting out, colour balancing, background extension etc. Resizing images for web, loading images to the Content Management System and Digital Asset Management system and checking for metadata problems. Creating teaser images for online articles, image research for web articles, print features and galleries worldwide. An understanding of copyright, image rights and experience of the fashion and luxury markets.
Assisting with the day to day running of the studio, supporting on shoots, publishing images online via the website and social media channels, basic retouching, asset media management and corresponding with clients.
Assisting with studio needs, set-up and take down of temporary studios, lighting and backdrops. Taking picture viewings, explaining image packages to clientele.
Photographing clients that have undergone makeovers; responsible for lighting, studio set-up and all areas of the photographic process.
Job Title: Media & Digital Logistics Assistant | June 2012 – June 2013 Duties: Logging, archiving & redirecting various media, both internally and externally. Using the Library system ‘Scheduall’ to track media. Working closely with machine room staff, producers & bookers to ensure departments received the media required. Job Title: Runner | March 2012 – June 2012 Duties: Gathering media and other resources required by clients and taking these between companies; an integral part of Client Hospitality Services.