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Elizabeth Sierra-Arruffatt

Freelance Photo Editor & DVD Designer

Location:Tacoma, Washington, United States
2 Skills
Elizabeth Sierra-Arruffatt
10918 Glenwood Dr SW, Lakewood WA. 98498
Strong foundation in photography, product photo, and computer applications photoshop CS3 and the need for customer-focused service.
Track record of initiative and achievement — seeking out freelance projects, expanding job description boundaries, volunteering, and being selected for positions of responsibility within chosen field.
Associate Digital Design ( Still in the works)
2004 to present

Pierce College Farwest Lakewood WA.98498
Commercial Photographer Freelance

Successful completion of commercial photography assignments requiring planning, follow-through, and results that meet client objectives.
Project: Marketing food product add signs (2006 to present).
Scope: Worked with client to select and position products; shot and developed photos; made add sign layout recommendations and gave technical input regarding reproduction of photographs.
Project: Pierce College Theater 2004 to present.
---scope: Headshot of students and direct students to communicate feelings for the particular photo shot , and opening of the New Theater of Pierce College
Project: Tacoma Art Museum 2007 -2008
Scope: Event Art show Gallery opening, Fundraiser and photos were used in brochure and the web-site; organized and presented finished photographs.
Project: Newspaper award 2nd place Sport Photo Journalism award 2009
The Pioneer won first place in general excellence which judges the quality of the paper from writing to editorial leadership 2010.

Photo Editor

Pioneer Paper Pierce College Internship Lakewood WA
Supervised and provided expert assistance to beginning photography students.
Promote positive relationships by focusing attention on reliable sources
Coordinate between other editor in the Pioneer Newspaper to get photos for their news articles. Edit photos in photoshop CS3 to fit the newspaper.
Attend editor meetings by- weekly and freelance meeting weekly.
Take pictures for the paper (student activities’, and issues that concern students at Pierce college
Macintosh Systems and Windows Vista
• Applications: Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop
Nikon D90,Nikon D40 ,Nikon 3000, Nikon 35mm cameras
Black/white and color film processing and printing
Student Works Slam magazine produced by Pierce College 2007, 2008
Skills (2) Rating
Photo Editing
DVD Design