LEVI THOMPSON (first name pronounced like the iconic jeans)
504-***-**** Austin, TX 78704 email@example.com
CONTENT CREATOR DIGITAL MEDIA SPECIALIST
Energetic, versatile recent graduate in Communications eager to bring my photographic eye, marketing and writing skills, to any company or organization in need of an individual with my skillset
Proficient in, Adobe Photoshop, Light Room, Adobe Premiere, MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
Social Media Content Curation
Refined Photo Retouching
Knowledge of RGB & CMYK
Writing for Publicity and PR Impeccably Organized
Engaging Interpersonal Skills
St. Edward's University - Austin, TX B.A. in Communications – Concentration in Media Arts and Journalism
Graduation Date: May 2019
Relevant Coursework: PHCO 1319: Photography 2
Video Sp: Video
COMM-2307: Media Communications
VISU-1311: Visual Studies
WRIT 3311: Writing for Advertising and Publicity
Product Specialist, Apple – Austin, Texas, October 2019 – Present
●In charge of recommending and selling all Apple products and accessories to customers.
NIKON EXPERIENCE EXPERT, Best Buy – Austin, Texas, June 2019 – October 2019
●In charge of selling all Nikon cameras and other products to customers as well as teaching and demonstrating how to use the products
PHOTOGRAPHER, St. Edward’s University Athletic Department – Austin, Texas, August 2018 – May 2019
●Photographed Basketball, Soccer, and Volleyball for the athletic department as a student worker to be used on social media and the athletic department website.
SOCIAL MEDIA CONTENT CURATION INTERN, BRITE IDEA MARKETING – Austin, Texas, March 2019 – May 2019
• Created social media content for multiple brands and companies and for the BriteIdea social platforms PHOTOGRAPHER, SXSW – Austin, Texas, March 2018 – Present
●Photographer for the world-renowned music, film, and gaming festival, South by South West.
●Photographs music, and panel discussions to be published on the official website and on social media
FREELANCE PHOTOGRAPHER, DJBOOTH – Austin, Texas, October 2018 - Present
●Live Music photographer for Djbooth, an online music publication with over 100 thousand followers on Facebook, Instagram, and twitter.
DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY, CABRA MAGAZINE, Austin, Texas, February 2016 – May 2016
●Directed a team of photographers by assigning them to various photoshoots and maintaining organization of their photos from the various shoots.
●Edited photos and then provided them to the graphic design team to be placed within the magazine.
●Scheduled and photographed shoots for self as well ensuring everything was set up in accordance to editor’s and client’s request.
ASSISTANT PHOTO EDITOR/PHOTOGRAPHER, HILLTOP VIEWS, award-winning newspaper of St. Edward’s University, August 2015 – May 2016
●Edited all photographs taken by staff, uploaded images, and maintained approved digital library with preferred images.
●Collaborated with the Photo Editor to determine which photos were to be utilized.
●Tagged the various photos in accordance to who took the photo, what the source of the image was for the paper.
● Photographed Sports and events for the newspaper
PHOTOGRAPHY INTERN, THE NEW ORLEANS ADVOCATE NEWSPAPER - New Orleans, LA, May 2015 ● Executed time-sensitive assignments in support of senior photography staff.
● Edited photos and learned how to properly utilize equipment within a newsroom.