Experience

  • freelance photographer

    at self employed

    January 2018 - at Present

    Province of the Western Cape

    freelance photographer shooting product, Sports cars, fashion, architecture and food. freelance photo retoucher. As well as producing video and editing.

  • Laboratory Technician

    at Cape Peninsula university of Technology

    March 2015 - December 2016

    Province of the Western Cape

    - Provide technical assistance and support to Lecturers in the fields journalism, photography, public relations and film and video - Preparation of equipment for use in the practical laboratories/studios and any other general preparation for classes - Purchasing of laboratory equipment and consumables - Undertake basic repairs and maintenance of photographic, camera equipment and studio facilities - Capture equipment with serial numbers and barcodes onto department system - Keep an asset register of all equipment - Keep meticulous record of all equipment issued, and check each item on return for loss or damage, with such loss or damage reported to the Senior Lecturer - Direct and control laboratory work integrated learning projects internally and with outside partners - Assist students with studio equipment set-up and use for projects and also with post-production of images in the lab - Maintain the studio in impeccable condition regarding cleanliness and tidiness

  • E-commerce photographer and retoucher

    at Naspers (Style 36)

    August 2013 - February 2015

    Province of the Western Cape

    Photographing product for the online e-commerce website and retouching and colour correcting the images using Photoshop. photographing styled on location shoots for advertising purposes.

  • Lecturer

    at Damlin / Qualitas career acadamy Vaal

    June 2011 - November 2012

    Gauteng

    - Lecturing Photography subject to1st and 2nd year students. - Develop and setup of academic course content and material. - Setup of test and examination material. - Assessing and moderating of examinations. - Handling general academic administration duties. - Preparation and lecturing of theoretical subject matter. - Lecturing of practical sessions in photography studio. - Preparation of equipment for practical sessions in photography studio. - Direct and control laboratory work integrated learning projects. - Assist students with studio equipment set-up and use for projects and also with post-production of images in the lab. - Assisting students with outdoors photography assignments. - Purchasing of laboratory equipment and consumables. - Keep an asset register of all equipment. - Keep meticulous record of all equipment issued, and check each item on return for loss or damage.

Education

  • Premier pro

    at Orms

    2018 - 2018 (1 year) Province of the Western Cape

  • B Tech degree

    at Cape Peninsula University of Technology

    2016 - 2017 (1 year) Province of the Western Cape

  • Adobe InDesign

    at Friends of Design

    2016 - 2016 (1 year) Province of the Western Cape

  • Adobe Illustrator

    at Friends of Design

    2016 - 2016 (1 year) Province of the Western Cape

  • Finishing Art

    at Friends of Design

    2016 - 2016 (1 year) Province of the Western Cape

  • Adobe Dreamweaver

    at Learnfast Training Solutions

    2015 - 2015 (1 year) Province of the Western Cape

  • Design and development outcomes-based assessment

    at Damlin Vaal

    2011 - 2011 (1 year) Gauteng

  • National Diploma Photography

    at Vaal University of Technology

    2005 - 2009 (4 years) Gauteng

  • Matriculate Gr12

    at Transvalia High School

    1999 - 2003 (4 years) Gauteng

Languages

  • English Negotiation

  • Afrikaans Native

Hives