Grady Oliver

Freelance T-Shirt Designer & Sports Photographer

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Location:Newington, Connecticut, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/gradyoliver
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Grady G. Oliver
114 Hoffman Road - Ellington, Connecticut 06029
860 539 7094 - Grady.Oliver@yahoo.com
Education
2009-2011 University of Hartford - Hartford Art School / West Hartford, CT
BFA, Photography
2006-2009 Manchester Community College / Manchester, CT
Associates Degree, Graphic Design

Experience
2009-present Our Savior Pre-school and Childcare
Childcare Assistant
• Responsible for watching 10-15 children between the ages of 3-10
• Lead groups of children with daily activities
• Assisted school-age children with homework

2011-present Bishop Photo
Photographer
• Taking portraits of children in various sports
• Traveled to locations
• Keeping track of the order forms and sequence of photos for each team

Skills
Technical Competencies Software
• 4x5 View and Field cameras
• 35mm and 2 1/4 cameras
• Digital Cameras
• Commercial Lighting
• Digital/Analog color printing
• Computer film scanning
• Silver printing • Adobe Photoshop
• Adobe Illustrator
• Adobe Lightroom
• Adobe InDesign
• Microsoft Word
• Microsoft PowerPoint

Group Shows
2010 First Sight. art-full Gallery at Blue Back Square
West Hartford, CT
2011 Blown Out. Slipe Gallery, Hartford Art School,
West Hartford, CT

Reference
Mary Frey Professor of Photography, Hartford Art School, University of Hartford
(860) 768-4393, mfrey@hartford.edu
Ellen Carey Professor of Photography, Hartford Art School, University of Hartford
(860) 768-4393, ecarey@hartford.edu
Marion Belanger Professor of Photography, Hartford Art School, University of Hartford
(860) 768-4393, mabelenger@hartford.edu

Career Goals
Current career goals are to work a small magazine or newspaper shooting sports such a football, basketball, soccer, lacrosse, etc.
Future goals are to move up to working for a national sports magazine shooting large events like the Olympics, the World Cup, Super Bowl, Etc.