Chris L. Smith - Photographer Resume

Work Experience 2017– present: csfotoimages in Tucson AZ Editorial Freelance Photographer and Large format Printer Created and grown business by 71% in two years Provide Large Format Printing using Canon Printers - Ongoing print contract with International Poster Company. Stock Photo Agency contributor: Alamy - 50,000images , Getty - 10,000images, AGE - 8000images 2012-2017 - Sarasota & Port Charlotte FL Editorial Freelance Photographer Freelance photographer for Must Do magazine – contributed to the increased production and circulation Contributor to Stock Photo Agencies: Alamy, Getty, Agefotostock, Fotolia Collaboration with Studio Photographer Jennifer Wright and Carats Fine Jewelry and Watches in Sarasota - photo editor and set builder Large format image sales to companies including: PSF Mechanical, Seattle and Quebec Aerospace University

2007-2012 : - csfoto in Sherborne , Dorset, UK Editorial Freelance Photographer Freelance Photographer providing images to local and Nationwide news/media companies in conjunction with news stories for daily and weekend magazines – The Sun, Daily Mail, Telegraph Stock Photo Agency contributor to : Alamy, PhotoEdit Inc, Owner Photo Studio – built from ground up white background product Photography for technical catalogs 2005-2007 - Royal Naval Air Service RNAS Yeovilton, UK Chief Archive Photographer and Printer Responsible for reproduction of 100,000 negatives and prints of RN aviation library Creation of new secondary negatives and b/w prints accounting for 10% of aviation catalog over 2 years Increased productivity and sales of aviation prints by 50% over 2 years Provided new prints and negative for the cataloging of all new entries into the archive Created numerous new visual displays for RNAS Museum attractions increasing foot traffic and income Involved in the visual regeneration of the RNAS Museum website. 1990-2005 - Freelance Photographer based in Sherborne, UK Editorial Freelance Photographer for local and major UK newspapers and local commercial photographer to businesses. Involved in the Taunton Cider and the Somerset Cheese Company ad campaign 1980-1990 - Retail and various other jobs supporting myself through College 
Education City and Guilds of London Institute, London, UK 7532-03 (part2) 2yr Diploma in Photography and Photo Imaging - Equivalent to 4 yr BA degree City and Guilds of London Institute, London, UK 7532-02 (part1) 2yr Diploma in Photo Imaging - Equivalent to 2yr Associate Arts degree Sherborne School, Sherborne, Dorset, UK 2 Subjects Higher Gen. Education Diploma (Higher GED) 5 Subjects General Education Diploma (GED) 
Other Skills X-Platform experience of Windows and Mac computers - software and hardware upgrades. 10 yrs+ experience of Adobe products including Photoshop CS3 through CS20 and Bridge. 2yrs exp. Adobe Muse web design. 5yrs Social Media advertising and Reviewer skills - TripAdvisor, Google, Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram. Status: US Citizen.
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