updated cv

Click here to load reader

Post on 11-Jan-2017




0 download

Embed Size (px)


Habiba KhanamPHOTOGRAPHER PROFESSIONAL PROFILE [email protected] Exton WayBirmingham, B8 1PL

EDUCATIONBachelors Degree in Communications Photography at Birmingham City University

Diploma Media Production at South Birmingham College

SKILLSSocial Media MarketingMarket ResearchProject ManagementProcess ImprovementPromotional EventsCreative DesignProduct PositioningWeb DevelopmentTeam LeadershipEffective CommunicationContract NegotiationAccount Management

TECHNICALMicrosoft Office 2013Adobe LightroomAdobe PhotoshopAdobe Creative SuiteAdobe InDesignXara Designer Pro X11Vegas Pro

An extroverted photographer that has 6 years experience in freelance photography; I have adapted skills and speciality in travel photography all around the world. I am competent in capturing in high quality images and organising materials for shoots as well as having confidence and professionalism at all times. I have a number of skills in the field of photography such as portrait, fashion, architect and food. I am reliable and see each day as a new learning opportunity for me to gain more knowledge and understandings than I have. In the future I hope to work for a reputable photography firm to expand on my experience and knowledge in the field.


2011: United, Kingdom, Birmingham Grey Gables Residential Care- Designed Leaflet to promote the company. My job was: Get information about the company Took photographs of the care home Edit using Adobe Photoshop Create the leaflet using Adobe InDesign

2012: United States, New York & Michigan- First holiday experience to the states, took photographs to build my portfolio. My journey was at: New York, Manhattan Michigan, Detroit

2013: Netherlands, Holland- Worked for I Am Birmingham, was an assistant photographer for the shoot of a music video. My Jobs were: Photograph behind the scenes Do photography for the album cover Work in a team with the media group Plan out an itinerary

2013-2014: United Kingdom, Birmingham: StudioOne Media Group. Worked as a wedding Photographer Wedding photography around the UK Plan traveling times Have pose list (ideas) Be creative Scout my location for the best lighting and composition

2014: United Kingdom, Birmingham: Creations Media Ltd Events photographer Editing using Adobe Photoshop Designing Adobe Indesign Assisting photographers

2014: 5Khanums Photography: This was my own self-employed business. From the experience I have had with working in the photography industry I had worked to earn for myself. My aims and achievements were: Making an online social media portfolio on Instagram named 5khanums_photography to promote my work Documentary photography Travel photography Wedding photography Freelance photography Editing using Adobe Photoshop Designing using Adobe Indesign Web developing

2014: United States, New York, Michigan, Las Vegas, California, Chicago, and Miami.

2016: Portugal, Faro- I did documentary photography of the way Portuguese people live their lives and the culture itself.

Reference available upon request.