Thomas Hanks

Photographer and Creative Director

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  • LevelJunior
  • LocationUnited Kingdom
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  • ProfessionsPhotographer - Magazine Art Director - Creative Director

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  • Magazine Design, Print Production, Magazine Layout, Artworker, Design, Publishing, Print Publication, Adobe InDesign

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  • photography, landscape, portrait, lifestyle, travel, adventure, nature

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  • Theatre, photography, production, lighting, Acting, portrait

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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 is graduating with a 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

Work history

Currently

Creative Director

Exetera Magazine

Sep 2015
  • 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.

2017

Photographer

The Young Pretenders Theatre Company

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

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.

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.

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

2014

A-Level History, Geography, Law

Peter Symonds College

Sep 2012 - Jun 2014

Awards

2016

Shortlisted 2016 Sony World Photography Award - Portraiture

World Photography Organisation