Copyright October 12, 2018 by © Tyrone Z. McCants / Zire Photography
Tyrone Z. McCants, Photographer and Journalist
102 West Palomino Drive, Unit #271
Chandler, AZ 85225
Email - email@example.com
Phone - (347) 342-7265
Website - www.ZirePhotography.com
Handle - @ZirePhotos
FMS ID: VC00109760
91572 - PHOTOGRAPHY
09954 - PROGRESS PHOTO
90505 - AERIAL PHOTOGRAPHY
05264 - PHOTOGRAPHS
Greetings Mr. Pollack,
As a skilled and creative professional with key experience managing all facets of commercial and 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.
I have moderate professional experience with real estate photography, but I have been studying under the lessons world renown real estate photographer, Mike Pelley. The lessons have been paying off. I am prepared to excel in providing outstanding photography services to your organization.
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 Pollack Investments.
Here are some of my strengths I believe would be an asset in this role:
15+ years of experience with customer service & community relations, with 7 years of managerial experience.
11 years of experience in undertaking various types of photography assignments and utilizing different lighting techniques
Proficiency in Photoshop; retouching RAW and Digital images, with a high attention to perspective correction and true-to-life color
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 Premiere 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 / Stock / Press Affiliations: Shutterstock, Alamy, Getty, OkayPlayer, CNG Newspapers, Phoenix Times
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 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.
If you have any questions, feel free to contact me at (347) 342-7265 or firstname.lastname@example.org. I deeply appreciate your consideration of my proposal and look forward to hearing from you soon.
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
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.
Photographic Areas of Service
- Personality, Professional and Celebrity Portraits
- Showcase and Live Performance Photography
- Food and Product Photography
- Performing Arts and Event Documentary
- Interior and Exterior Photography
- Video Production & Development
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
$74,000 - annual salary
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 - 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
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
Photography by Tyrone Z. McCants