Portfolio

Skills

Skills

Parent

Married 27 years, raised 2 children through college, own home, and life skills.

Ability to draw in multiple media

Computer savy

Teaching

Handyman

Photoshop

Work History

Work History
Jun 1982 - Present

Owner

Doug Dugas Photography
Jun 1983 - Present

Owner/ Photographer

Doug Dugas Photography

* Self employed

* Market business to new and existing clients

* Build and maintain relationships with clients

* Schedule, organize and set up photo shoots

* Work with marketing and art directors to determine type of shot needed

* Edit and prepare photos using Photoshop

* Manage financials and billing

Clients include: Exxon, Cox, Tabasco, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana, Ochsner Hospital, Louisiana State Tourism, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Orlando, University of Louisiana Lafayette, Petroleum Helicopters, Aggreko, Lafayette General Medical Center, Regional Medical Center of Acadiana, Lourdes Hospital, BHP Billiton (Houston, TX), etc.

Interesting persons I have been hired to photograph include Vice President Dick Cheney, U.S. Speaker of the House Dennis Hastert, Super Bowl Champion MVP Drew Brees, Willie Nelson and Dionne Warwick. 

* Taught photography class for CASE (Council for the Advancement and support of Education) which               included all the college Marketing Directors of the southern United States.        

* American Advertising Federation Award (2007) Highest honor given to one person throughout the year      who contributed most to the advancement of advertising and community service, which is voted on by      peers.

May 2004 - Aug 2004

Carpenter's Helper

Hammontree Construction

* Flooring

* Roofing

* Woodworking

Aug 1978 - May 1982

Photographer

University of Louisiana at Lafayette

* Photographed news worthy for the university for advertising purposes

* Filed images

* Maintained darkroom.

* Printed black and white photos to meet deadlines

1977 - 1980

Summer Help/Maintenance

United Gas Pipeline

* Pipeline valve maintenance

* Right of way clearance

* Welder's helper

* Painter

1977 - 1979

Supervisor of route carriers

The Daily Advertiser

* Managed route carriers, and collection

*Oversaw newspaper distribution

Education

Education
Aug 1976 - May 1982

Bachelor of Fine Arts

University of Louisiana at Lafayette

Other classes taken not pertaining directly to photography: Geology, Computer Science, Advertising.