Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Digital Photography, September 2014

The Illinois Institute of Art- Chicago, Chicago IL  

Work experience

Ashley Galminas Photography, Chicago, Il

Editorial and Portrait Photographer

Photographs humanistic stories that depict the essence of human life, as well as weddings,

Senior and Family portraits. 

 

DwJohnson Photography // Native Weddings, Chicago, Il 

Bridal Coordinator and Photographer

August 2014 - Present 

Administer all wedding inquiries and bookings, coordinate wedding details, manage social media, supervise local and international interns, lead and second shooter for weddings and events, assistant producer on commercial and editorial photo shoots, wardrobe and prop stylist, editor on weddings, commercial and editorial projects, and oversee studio maintenance. 

 

Intern

April 2014- June 2014

Responsibilities include 3rd shooter, assisting on photoshoots, post-production,  

studio maintance

 

Skills

Proficient with Digital SLR, medium and large format,  Adobe Creative Suites, Photo Mechanic, Mac and PC, Microsoft Office, continuous and strobe Studio, Darkroom, scanning, inkjet printing, and exceptional customer service

Awards

Ai Media Show, Best of Show, 2014 

Student Photographic Society, Spring Open, 3rd Place, 2014 

Student Photographic Society,  Spring Open, 3rd Place, 2013

Student Photographic Society,  Spring Open, 2nd Place, 2013

Aurelios Scholarship, 2011 

Imagine America Foundation Scholarship, 2011 

Storytellers Scholarship, 2011  

 

2010 - present

2010 - present

Publications and Exhibitions

Student Photographic Society, Spring Open, Gallery 914, Chicago, Illinois, 2014

Freedom Through Creation, Gallery 180, Chicago, Illinois, 2014 

Freedom Through Creation, Alabama State Capitol, Montgomery Alabama, 2014  

Student Photographic Society, Spring Open, Gallery 914, Chicago, Illinois, 2013 

Student Photographic Society, Fall Open, Gallery 914, Chicago, Illinois, 2013  

 

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