WORK EXPERIENCE

Huffington Post

Photo Editor, December 2014- Present 

  • Oversee photo research for the Entertainment and Lifestyle sections

  • Pitch original photo stories to our Trends editors

  • Produce, photograph and edit original content

  • Create social media strategies to increase engagement on Huffington Post's animal instagram account (@Ruffpost)

 

OUT Magazine

Assistant Photo Editor, June 2014- November 2014

• Responsible for the production of Mood board and Surveillance photo shoots

• Conduct photo research for all sections of the magazine and negotiate pick-up art fees

• In charge of processing Art and Photo Departments invoices

• Update magazine’s Instagram feed and create social media strategies to increase followers

 

The Advocate

Photo Editor, May 2014- November 2014

• Oversee all aspects of production by researching talent, coordinating travel arrangements and issuing contracts

• Responsible for tracking Photo Department’s budget and processing bi-monthly invoices

• Research stock, promotional and free-use images for all sections of the magazine

 

Out Magazine

Photo Assistant, December 2013- May 2014

• Performed photo research and photo shoot assistance for print issue and website

• Responsible for archiving and processing Art and Photo Departments invoices

• Photograph, Photoshop images for various sections of the print issue and website, update magazine’s Instagram feed

 

Reader’s Digest

Photo Researcher, September 2013- December 2013

• Edited, resized and uploaded web images to CMS

• Performed daily photo research for web slideshows and articles

• Communicated with photographers and PR agencies for images of products and credits

 

 

New York Magazine

Photography Intern, January 2013- May 2013

• Reviewed, submitted and filed weekly photographer’s invoices

• Performed weekly photo research for the matrix page using stock websites

• Created PDFs for every issue and emailed contributors/agencies their corresponding spread

 

EDUCATION

Eugene Lang College, New York, NY, May 2013

Bachelor of Arts in Culture and Media

 

University of the Arts London (UAL), London, England, June 2009

Diploma in Art and Design

 

AWARDS

Opportunity Award. Eugene Lang College. May 2013

 

SKILLS

Technical:

Proficient in Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, Lightroom, Final Cut Pro and all Office applications

Competent with HTML and CSS; Working knowledge of small, medium and large format cameras

Experienced working with social media outlets such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Tumblr and Pinterest

Languages:

Fluent in Spanish and Italian