Photographer
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Location: Kansas City, MO, USA
University: Metropolitan Community College
Major: Digital Arts

Photographer

ALEXIS SPIEGEL

Professional Summary
Exceptional leader talented in Canon operations, client communications and time management. Technically-savvy with outstanding relationship building, training and presentation skills. Freelance photographer with 4 years of experience. Highly ambitious with background in sales, marketing and advertising with expertise in client needs assessments.


Skills
• Team leadership • Retouching and color correction
• Self-motivated • Video editing
• Strong verbal communication • Canon proficient
• Project management • Lightroom and Photoshop proficient
• Conflict resolution • Fashion photography
• Brand-building knowledge • Creative visionary
• Digitally savvy • Creative artistic vision
• Client communication • Website and electronic marketing
• Business management • Digital media


Work History
Senior Photographer, 01/2015 to current
Spiegel Photography – Kansas City, Missouri
• Edited all photos and provided final outcome to client in a timely manor
• Provided a USB of all photos for customer and maintained a professional yet casual atmosphere for all parties involved
• Implemented marketing strategies which resulted in 12% growth of customer base.
• Performed initial client assessment and analysis to begin research process.
• Worked with clients locally and within a 40 mile radius




Wedding Photography, 01/2015 to current
Spiegel Photography – Kansas City, Missouri
• Maintained productive professional relationships with clients.
• Edited, toned and uploaded photographs onto USB for clients.
• Photographed high-quality images for both print and Internet distribution.
• Fabricated camera mounts and cases to capture images and protect equipment.
• Shot photographs in controlled atmosphere, field and on-location environments.

Travel Photographer, 01/2015 to current
Spiegel Photography – Kansas City, Missouri
• Performed initial client assessment and analysis to begin research process.
• Obtained documents, clearances, certificates and approvals from local, state and federal agencies.
• Scheduled, researched and booked all flights, connecting flights and acquired an itinerary for any and all travel.
• Followed client around location to document trip.
• Handled and traveled with camera and all equipment.
• Edited, toned, captioned and uploaded photographs for online viewing.
• Photographed high-quality images for both print and Internet distribution.
• Archived photographs on computers and servers.
• Provided high quality results in a timely manner.

Event Photographer, 01/2017 to current
Spiegel Photography – Kansas City, Missouri
• Attended and documented events such as volleyball games, charity events, local community events, birthday parties and creative media collaborations.
• Assisted various business groups with document organization and dissemination during acquisitions.
• Edited, toned and uploaded photographs for clients.
• Provided all finished work in a timely manner.
• Maintained a professional yet casual atmosphere for all parties involved.
• Photographed high-quality images for both print and Internet distribution.
• Collaborated with vendors to ensure style consistency with other marketing materials.

Education
Associate of Arts: Convergent Media
Missouri Western State University – Saint Joseph, Missouri

Associate of Arts: Graphic Arts, 2018
Metropolitan Community College, Penn Valley – Kansas City, Missouri

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