Copyright October 22, 2018 by © Tyrone Z. McCants / Zire Photography
102 West Palomino Drive, Unit #271
Chandler, AZ 85225
Email - firstname.lastname@example.org
Phone - (347) 342-7265
Website - www.ZirePhotography.com
Handle - @ZirePhotos
You guys are already good at what you do. I want to help you look good doing it.
Greetings Ms. Gabrielle,
Conceptual innovation, a robust work ethic, and productive team collaboration/leadership are all essential components to success in creative design. As a skilled and ambitious senior-level professional with more than 10 years of experience developing, directing, and executing successful, visionary projects for high-profile brands, I am positioned to make a significant impact on your organization as your Multi-Media Consultant.
My background includes driving the design of forward-thinking artistic projects and services for a variety of clients. With expertise in diverse mediums such as documenting, interviewing, directing, producing, selecting, preparing, editing, and positioning media content for both print and web publication in a variety of art / design software applications, I am confident that my talents will significantly benefit Valley Management.
+ Art Direction
+ Social Media Posting
+ A/B Testing
+ Social Media Page Layout Design
+ Conceptual / Design / Mockup
+ SEO Optimization
+ Multi Media Advertising
+ Landing Page Design
+ Studio, Office, or Location Session
+ Yearly and Monthly Reports
+ Business Headshot Photography
+ Websites / Corporate Team Portraits
+ Environmental and Executive Portraits
+ Advertising Design and Marketing Photography
+ Product and Commercial Photography
+ Conference and Convention Event Coverage
+ Video Production, Commercials, and EPK Development
Highlights of my experience include…
Media and Press photographer for various Organizations and Corporations in Phoenix and New York City from 2008 to 2018, covering corporate events, conferences, panel discussion, galas, fundraisers, concerts, dinners, and performances with reputable functions — including The Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit 2017, Black Wall Street Phoenix Holiday Extravaganza, Minority / Women Business Leadership Council Conference, The African Investment and Development Awards New York, CaribBeing’s Heritage Film Series, Arizona African Festival 2017.
Overseeing artistic material design, creation, tone, and final execution to capture viewer interest while ensuring projects are completed on target and on deadline.
Demonstrating expertise in visual direction, artistic innovation, and brand positioning while excelling in fast-paced, time-sensitive environments.
Conducting deep research with customer acquisitions, marketing strategies, industry trends, and competitive marketplace data to structure on-target project development.
Selecting, editing, retouching, and positioning photographs for print and web marketing collateral, ensuring consistency and alignment of image tone with brand messaging.
Designing and setting up backgrounds, lighting, and props while monitoring supplies and leveraging specialty software equipment to drive photo shoot and filming success.
Editing raw photographs using Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Lightroom; designing video presentations using Adobe Premier Pro, Final Cut Pro, and IMovie.
Demonstrating success in producing high-quality creative products including brochures, magazine images, social media visual content, video campaigns and general marketing materials.
Press Affiliations: Shutterstock, Alamy, OkayPlayer, CNG Newspapers, Phoenix Times.
Spearheading creative direction, innovative design and development, and hands-on artistic production while motivating and inspiring team members to achieve client objectives in accordance with defined requirements and conceptual vision.
15+ years of experience with customer service & community relations, with 7 years of managerial experience.
With my keen ability to spearhead challenging multi-media projects, combined with my steadfast commitment to top-notch digital quality and production, I am prepared to excel in providing outstanding photography services to your organization. I am able to travel, cover events, interface with editors and creative directors as well as contacts on location, with short notice capability. I look forward to discussing the possibilities, and my qualifications, in further detail. Thank you for your consideration.
Thank you for your attention and consideration.
Tyrone Z. McCants
Awards: In 2011, McCants' Fatherhood Photo Exhibition - Proud Poppas Photo Project held its 2nd Annual Poppa’s Day and Family Outing in which he received a Proclamation by Brooklyn Borough President, Marty Markowitz, who officially declaring June 19th, "Proud Poppas Day"
FMS ID: VC00109760
91572 - PHOTOGRAPHY
09954 - PROGRESS PHOTO
90505 - AERIAL PHOTOGRAPHY
05264 - PHOTOGRAPHS
Assignment photography: architectural, editorial, location, portraits, books, magazines, international and regional projects, product photography, industrial, progression, travel, features, landscape, gardens, interior, exterior, horticultural, business, press kit, media relations, advertising, publication, marketing and publicity photography, lifestyle, health & fitness, documentary and web imagery.
Service Rates - General
Available for short term and long term assignments.
My rates service rates begin at:
$150 hr / $1100 day
$650+ event coverage
$700+ video and commercial production
Rhythm and Soul Music Festival
Celebrate Brooklyn Concert Series
The Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival
SummerStage Concert Series
Lyricist Lounge Concert Series
Spike Lee's Annual BK Loves MJ
2nd Annual Arizona Jerk Festival
Arizona African Festival 2017
Notable Commission Projects
In June 2014, Zire Photography was commissioned NYC Councilwoman Darlene Mealy to produce a short film documentary to premier the 2014 Greg “Jocko” Jackson Film Festival.
Photography by Tyrone Z. McCants
Commercial Headshots and Portraits