Work History

Work History

Professional Photographer

Sep 2011 - Present
Ashley Drody Photography

Handle all bookings and inquiries with exceptional customer service
Creation, organization, developing, cataloguing, storage and distribution of all digital assets
Manage and curate online galleries on Squarespace and 
Shootproof
Final delivery of files adhering to strict deadlines and high quality standards
Maintain strong relationships with clients and local vendors
High level of proficiency in the Adobe Creative Suite

Photographer & Post-Production Manager

Sep 2012 - Jul 2013
Gigapixel 

Responsible for the creation of gigapixel panoramas using both Gigapan and Clauss technology with Canon Camera systems and Adobe Lightroom, Photoshop and Gigapan Stitch software
Meticulous file management to ensure panoramas stitched seamlessly 
Use of metadata for searching, viewing and purchasing on gigapixel hosting sites and databases
Researched potential client markets for leads
Maintained social media outlets
Created a variety of gigapixel images in British Columbia, Scotland, Germany, Czech Republic & France
Completed product training at Clauss headquarters in Zwönitz, Germany in 2013
Attended and participated in TedGlobal in Edinburgh, Scotland in June 2013

Photo Department Lead

Jul 2012 - Dec 2012
Glimmer Films

Asset management and archiving
Created a user-friendly system to keep assets organized in their respective stages for transfer between different departments
Culled photos and prepared proofs for client approval
Split and trimmed sequences of video to be further edited
Photo developing and retouching; extensive use of Adobe Lightroom and Photoshop
Album creation and curation

Education

Education

Degree

2010 - 2012
Langara College

Professional Photo-Imaging

Diploma

2008 - 2010
Langara College

Arts & Science (Psychology)

Hobbies & Interests

Traveling and experiencing new cultures
Yoga, hiking, swimming, kayaking
Meeting new people
Collaborating with other creatives

References

Cole Bayford, Senior Producer & Manager, Glimmer Films                                       cole.glimmer@gmail.com
Darren Bernardt, Langara College                                                                              dbernaerdt@langara.bc.ca
Cathlin Broadley, Client                                                                                                                        talk@cathl.in