Samantha White

Freelance Photo Editor & Proofreader

Location:Austin, Texas, United States
2 Skills
Samantha J. White
810 W. St. John’s Ave. Apt. 1387
Austin, TX 78752

The University of Texas at Austin
May 2010
Bachelor of Journalism in Photojournalism
Concentration in Business

Media Research Labs, LLC., Austin
Schedule Coordinator
August 2010 - Present
Manage numerous calendars and databases in order to schedule approximately 30 study participants daily. Design various print items (banners, signs, ID badges) for corporate events. Perform customer service.

Samantha Janay Photography
Owner and Photographer
April 2007 - Present
Shoot, edit, manage and sell portraits, event photos and editorial content. Publication credits include The Alcalde, Schertz Magazine, NSIDE Austin and Texas Monthly’s Texas Tour and Meeting Guide.

Study Breaks Magazine, Austin
Staff Photographer, Photo editor and Copy editor
July 2008 - September 2010
Shot and edited most editorial images for the monthly publication including covers, story images, events and profiles. Managed several other photographers’ images for print use. Edited all copy before going to press.

Texas Monthly Custom Publishing, Austin
January 2010 - May 2010
Fact checked and proofread various publications. Conducted photo research and worked closely with copyrights and permissions. Organized numerous publication archives.

Texas Union Student Events Center, Austin
Student Supervisor
September 2007 - December 2009
Supervised three students and their duties. Aided advisors in event planning tasks. Performed customer service. Organized filing system for department of five full-time staffers.

Proficient in Photoshop CS4 and CS5, InDesign CS4 and CS5, Dreamweaver CS4, Wordpress, HTML and Microsoft Office.
Shoot with and own Canon products, including a Canon 50D.

Steve Viner, Publisher, Study Breaks Magazine, 512-480-0893
Brittany Woods, Assistant Events Manager, Texas Union, 512-475-6678
Stephanie Milam, Strategic Research Account Manager, On Your Mark Research, 916-214-0053
Skills (2) Rating
Photo Editing