Joseph Schell Photography

Joseph Christian Schell
●320A Bocana St, San Francisco CA 94110 ●1.509.263.4401 ●joseph.c.schell@gmail.com

Summary of Qualifications
●Seven years of experience in journalism, photography and marketing,.
●A trained eye for details and .
●Hard working, goal oriented, creative and focused.

Education
University of Washington, Seattle WA
BA, 2006 Interdisciplinary Inquiry-Culture, Literature & the Arts
Concentration in Journalism and Communications

Photography/Creative/Visual Marketing Experience

Lead Freelance Photographer at SF Examiner 2011-Ongoing , SF, CA

●Work closely with the newsroom to produce spot news coverage and create artwork
●Event and Press conference coverage of local sports, politics and entertainment

●Contribute print and web ready photos

Maintain photo blog “Scenes of the City” at 7×7.com 2010-Ongoing , SF, CA
●Conceptualize, design and create weekly blog around different SF trends
●Contribute print and web ready photography

Freelance Editorial Photographer for Bay Area Publications      2009-Ongoing, SF, CA
●Weekly and daily contributions to

-The Bay Citizen
-SF Weekly
-The Bold Italic
-San Francisco Magazine
-Huffington Post
-Marin Magazine
-Oakland North
-East Bay Express

●Provide punctual and extensive editorial photography coverage, with accurate captions.
●Edit photographs for online and print publishing.

Editor of Seattle.net 2007-2009, Seattle, WA
●Managed contributors and publication schedule
●Developed marketing and web ready content
●Worked with in-house graphic designer to design online visual presentation for website
●Maintained high website traffic while seeking new outlets of exposure

Private Photography Clients 2006-Ongoing, West Coast

●Campaign Art-Tom Bates, Berkeley Mayor

●Dykeman Architects

●Off the Grid Marketing Material
●Magno Grip Marketing Material
●Island Taste Marketing Material
●Tech Shop Marketing Material

Skills/Equipment
●HTML and web layout experience
●Adobe Creative Suite 5 & Microsoft Office Suite
●Canon 5D Mark II
●A full range of lenses-16mm-400mm
●580 EX II Canon Speedlite
●Mobile internet access to edit and deliver photos within hours
●MacBook Pro OS X

References and Work samples available upon request