Sarah Walker

Retoucher

Level
Mid Level
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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Projects

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    Photographer

About me

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.

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Skills

  • Photoshop
  • Editing
  • Retouching
  • Creative Arts
  • Organisation

Companies I’ve worked with

  • Liberty

    Liberty

    • Retail
  • AllSaints

    AllSaints

    • Fashion and Textiles
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    Select model management

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      McGee Studios

      Work history

      Currently

      Freelance Retoucher

      www.sj-walker.com

      Oct 2018
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • 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.

      2018

      Retoucher

      AllSaints

      Jun 2017 - Oct 2018
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • 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

      2017

      Retoucher

      Liberty

      Jan 2016 - Jul 2017
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • 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.

      2015

      Nov 2015 - Nov 2015
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • 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.

      2015

      Sep 2015 - Sep 2015
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • For Net-A-Porter & Clarins; aiding the shoot stylist, organising logistics, sorting accessories, setting up shoot content and steaming garments.

      2015

      Assistant Production Coordinator

      The Great Little Trading Company

      Apr 2015 - Nov 2015
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Assisting the art director and photographer, researching and storyboarding, scouting shoot locations, helping to move and organise items on set, styling and propping.

      2016

      Picture Researcher

      Global Blue

      Aug 2014 - Mar 2016
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • 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.

      2014

      Production & Project Management

      McGee Studios

      Apr 2014 - May 2014
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Internship
      • 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.

      2013

      Photography Assistant

      Success Photography

      Dec 2013 - Dec 2013
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Assisting with studio needs, set-up and take down of temporary studios, lighting and backdrops. Taking picture viewings, explaining image packages to clientele.

      2013

      Photographer

      Colour Unique

      Nov 2013 - Dec 2013
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Photographing clients that have undergone makeovers; responsible for lighting, studio set-up and all areas of the photographic process.

      2013

      Media Liaison Manager

      Envy Post Production Ltd

      Mar 2012 - Jun 2013
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • 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.

      Education

      2010

      B.A. Honours in Photography

      Nottingham Trent Univeristy

      Sep 2007 - Jul 2010
      • Nottingham, United Kingdom