Lily Markovic

Freelance Album Designer & Digital Artist

Location:Toronto, Ontario, Canada
2 Skills
Career Highlights:

? Over 70 national and international awards for photography
? Extensive knowledge of digital photography and workflow as I create multiple portfolios and albums for a diverse clientele
? Exceptional understanding of Information Technology and related technologies, various software programs to create presentations, store and archive work for later retrieval
? Extensive experience working in different lighting settings, from natural light to artificial light including calibration of equipment to software manipulation of imaging in order to enhance and maximize dynamic range of images.
? Good communication, relationship, leadership, presentation and facilitation skills
? Up to date on most current technologies used in digital imaging; Photoshop CS6, Lightroom 5.0, Photomatix, ProShow Gold.

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Professional Experience:

2008 - 2013 Daspar Designs Studio - Photographer

• Exercised artistic sensitivity and skill to plan the composition, lighting, background and color values of each assignment
• Evaluated, trained and instructed photography
• Maintained all equipment such as Lights, Cameras, Printers, props
• Planned, scheduled and executed all aspects of conventional photography including ‘on-location’ procedures and studio shoots
• Edited and distributed all selected and unselected images
• Rough edits to narrow down the image selection
• Professionally editing and digitally enhancing images, choosing the best captures, printing and archiving photos from the sessions
• Directed a number of photography sessions with models, families, dancers, events, product photography, workshops, tutoring classes, models sourcing and negotiating

2012-2014 Lifetouch Canada – Photographer

• Responsible for taking portraits of over 10.000 different children in a variety of settings as graduation photos
• Assistant photographer for sport photography events
• Responsible for setting up the photographic equipment and studio lighting on different locations
• Prepare packages, archive and delivered to clients

TCC Toronto International Salon of Photography - Chair

• Organizing 3 International Photography Competitions
• Contacting, arranging and obtaining Patronages,
• Coordinate the communication with previous participants, judges, Volunteers- on a daily basis, managing data for each participant(name, address, images, payments, special circumstances, prints arrival, checking every image-4.000-5.000 of images) ,
• Prepare data for the judging sessions, organizing facilities and catering for judging, corresponding with Salon Team of Divisions Co-Chairs and Judges on a regular basis.
• Managing facilities, train 40+ Volunteers for the Ceremony Days, preparing data for report cards with the award results
• Prepare awarded images for catalogue, medals, ribbons and acceptance cards, creating Audio Slide Show and Patronage report
• Organizing Public Presentation and Exhibition of awarded works
• Preparing Financial report for the Club Board of Directors.

Education: Bachelor Degree in Horticulture and Landscape Architecture,
University of Belgrade, Serbia
3D Computer Graphic Animation Software “Maya”, Year Diploma,
Seneca College, Toronto, Ontario
Skills (2) Rating
Album Design
Digital Art