Copyright October 1, 2018 by © Tyrone Z. McCants / Zire Photography
Tyrone Z. McCants, Photographer and Journalist
102 West Palomino Drive, Unit #271
Chandler, AZ 85225
Email - firstname.lastname@example.org
Phone - (347) 342-7265
Website - www.ZirePhotography.com
Handle - @ZirePhotos
Project Proposal - Photography and Marketing Consultant
As a skilled and creative professional with key experience managing all facets of event reportage and documentary photography editing tasks for reputable companies, I am confident I can make a significant impact on your organization as Photography and Marketing 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 GoDaddy.
Highlights of my experience include…
Media and Press photographer for various Organizational and Non-Profit Functions 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.
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.
Entertainment Press Affiliations: Shutterstock, Alamy, OkayPlayer, CNG Newpapers, Phoenix Times
Event Press Outlets: Arizona Brown, Jazzy Nights, The What Is Hip-Hop Project, Proud Poppas, The Growing Art Tree, THWACPEP, and BLINK NY
Marketing Contribution: Strategic Digital Marketing, Social Media Marketing, Online Advertising & SEO, and Event Promoting and Partnership
With my keen ability to spearhead challenging photography projects, combined with my steadfast commitment to top-notch image 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 possibilties, and my qualifications, in further detail. Thank you for your consideration.
Clients and Features:
TOYOTA, NOTEY, BLACK ENTERPRISE, ESPN, SHOWTIME SPORTS, TARGET.COM, PARENTS MAGAZINE, PRECISE COMMUNICATIONS. AFRICAN LEADERSHIP MAGAZINE, CNG COMMUNITY NEWSPAPER GROUP, BROOKLYN BODEGA, BROOKLYN COURIER, OKAYPLAYER, MCGRAW-HILL COMPANIES, GLORY SPORTS INTERNATIONAL, LINCOLN CENTER ATRIUMFLUX, BROOKLYN DAILY, BROOKLYN PAPER, SHERDOG.COM, FIGHT PARROT, OKAYAFRICA, HYPERALLERIC, SUNNEVENT
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
My rates service rates begin at:
$150 hr / $1100 day
$50+ web res image
$150+ high res image
$650+ event coverage
$700+ video and commercial production
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"
Previous Projects - Entertainment
Rhythm and Soul Music Festivals
Celebrate Brooklyn Concert Series
The Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festivals
SummerStage Concert Series
Lyricist Lounge Concert Series
Spike Lee's Annual BK Loves MJ
2nd Annual Arizona Jerk Festival
Arizona African Festival 2016 + 2017
Previous Projects - Community
The Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit 2017
Black Wall Street Phoenix Holiday Extravaganza
Minority / Women Business Leadership Council Conference
AZ Asian Festival
The African Investment and Development Awards New York
CaribBeing’s Heritage Film Series
Arizona African Festival 2017
Event and Conference Image Gallery