Thomas Hanks

Photographer and Creative Director

Level
Junior
Location
United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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Projects

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    TC
    Artist
    Freelancer
  • Photographer and Creative Director
    Writer
  • Photographer and Creative Director
  • Photographer and Creative Director
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    Writer
  • Photographer and Creative Director
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    OP
    Planning Account Executive
    Creative Director of Exetera Magazine
  • Photographer and Creative Director

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About me

Thomas Hanks is a Photographer and Creative Director from Winchester, Hampshire. He is currently based in Exeter, Devon. He loves exploring new places, documenting them as he goes; capturing the people that he shares the experience with. He has a demonstrated history of working in publishing and magazine design. Is highly skilled in Adobe Photoshop, InDesign and Lightroom with experience in Adobe Illustrator. He has graduated with a 2:1 Bachelor of Arts Combined Honours Degree in History and Politics from the University of Exeter

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Skills

  • Art Magazine
  • Magazine Design
  • Magazine Layout
  • Magazine Publishing
  • Campaign Photography
  • Lifestyle Photography
  • Photography
  • Portraiture Photography
  • Adobe Indesign
  • Print Design

People I’ve worked with

  • Thomas Conant

    • Freelancer
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  • Hannah Peck

    • Creative Director of Exetera Magazine
    • HKD Music Ltd, Exetera Magazine, The Running Horse
  • Oli Picken

    • Planning Account Executive
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Companies I’ve worked with

  • Exetera Magazine

    Exetera Magazine

    • Publishing
  • Caffeine Magazine

    Caffeine Magazine

    • Publishing
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    Hop & Barley

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      The Young Pretenders Theatre Company

      Work history

      2017

      Apr 2017 - Apr 2017
      • Exeter, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • I was employed by The Young Pretenders Theatre Company to produce head-shots for the cast and directors, as well as film trailer shoots for their upcoming productions. I had to liaise with the Director and Writer in order to produce images and film that met their requirements and creative vision.

      2016

      Photographer

      Caffeine Magazine

      Mar 2016 - Mar 2016
      • United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Caffeine Magazine have employed me to photograph a number of locations around the UK. I captured images of cafes and the people who work there for written pieces in the magazine.

      2018

      Creative Director

      Exetera Magazine

      Sep 2015 - Jul 2018
      • Exeter, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Exetera magazine an independent magazine run by University of Exeter students. It is widely read among both students and non-students. My role as Creative Director is to lead the creative elements of the Exetera, as well as producing the final printed magazine. Print: Formatting and designing the magazine using Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator and Lightroom; preparing the magazine for print; produce images and graphics for the magazine; sourcing and commissioning images and illustrations. Online: Preparing the magazine for online use; designing and producing social media banners, header images and marketing materials; editing website; posting articles; updating social media. Management: Ensuring deadlines are met; working with the Editors and Deputy Editor on the direction of the magazine; meeting with university staff to gain funding and advertising space on campus; finding locations for shoots; liaise with business owners; delegating tasks to illustrators and photographers.

      2016

      Photogapher

      Hop & Barley

      Feb 2015 - Sep 2016
      • Bristol, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Hop & Barley have employed me to photograph a number of locations around the UK. I captured images of bars and cities for written pieces in the magazine. My images have been used as front covers on two occasions.

      2015

      Photographer

      Exetera Magazine

      Sep 2014 - Sep 2015
      • Exeter, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • As Exetera’s photographer, my role was to liaise between the Editor and Creative Director, producing images that captured their concepts. I produced mood boards and ran creative ideas past the editorial team, offering my expertise on photography. I organised photoshoots, contacted models and scouted locations.

      Education

      2017

      BA History and Politics

      University of Exeter

      Sep 2014 - Jun 2017
      • Exeter, United Kingdom

      2014

      A-Level History, Geography, Law

      Peter Symonds College

      Sep 2012 - Jun 2014
      • Winchester, United Kingdom

      Awards

      2016

      Shortlisted 2016 Sony World Photography Award - Portraiture

      World Photography Organisation