Sample Commercial Photographer Resume

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Mark Castillo
1179 Redbud Drive
New York, NY 10011

Job Objective To obtain work as a Commercial Photographer.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Relevant experience of conducting commercial photo shoots and producing photographs for commercial use
  • Profound knowledge of digital photography,lens selection, studio lighting and various camera formats
  • Exceptional knowledge of digital post-production work such as image retouching and color management
  • Familiarity with using Adobe Lightroom, Capture One and digital photographic equipment
  • Ability to interact with models, team, vendors and clients, in a positive manner
  • Ability to organize and execute photo shoots, in a timely manner

Professional Experience:

Commercial Photographer
Williams-Sonoma Inc., New York, NY
August 2012 – Present


  • Assisted with scouting and identification of appropriate location for photo shoot.
  • Selected, arranged and adjusted props, backgrounds, camera settings and lighting systems.
  • Supervised all assignedstylists, make-up artists, models, and assistants for photo-shoots.
  • Took pictures in compliance with client’s photographic and brand specifications.
  • Edited, retouched and enhanced all photographs taken, using Adobe Photoshop and Lightroom.
  • Produced high quality photos for use in print and online publications and advertising.

Commercial Photographer
GAP Inc, New York, NY
May 2009 – July 2012


  • Collaborated with creative team in planning of photo shoot and design of photo shoot area.
  • Selected, set up and adjusted cameras, lighting and background accessories for photo shoots.
  • Performed digital photography inside the studio and in outside locations.
  • Used Photoshop and related image processing software to edit and retouch digital photographs.
  • Produced, archived and maintained commercial photo images for use in publications, presentations and promotions.
  • Attended client meetings, participated intraining seminars and conducted training programs for subordinates.


Bachelor’s Degree in Commercial Photography
Siena Heights University, Adrian, MI

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