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Gianfranco Dal Bianco

Freelance Photographer & Advertising Photographer

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Location:United Kingdom
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/gianfrancodalbianco
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Gianfranco Dal Bianco


PHOTOGRAPHER

Professional photographer with over 40 years of experience working on major advertising campaigns. Creative, passionate and pro-active with a good understanding of project management methodologies enabling strict deadlines to be met. Extensive experience with major advertising campaigns in various parts of the world such as Sao Paulo, Mexico City and Los Angeles. Expert in the photography of the automotive industry. Previous high profile clients include Alfa Romeo, Chrysler, Ferrari, Fiat, Ford, General Motors, Jaguar, Lancia, Honda, Maserati, Mazda and Mercedes Benz. Specialist in a wide range of photography such as food, architecture, room sets, people and so forth. Past employee of Boulevard Photographic, one of the largest American photography companies. Brilliant interpersonal, communication and presentation skills. The ability to work comfortably in a team containing people from diverse backgrounds on all levels. Extensive knowledge of past and present production techniques. Significant photographic experience combined with a professional hard-working philosophy provides an exceptional combination for an excellent position in the Photography Sector.
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
•Automotive Industry •Architecture •Product Shots
•Lighting •Time Management •Organisation Skills
•Multi-Tasking •Results Orientated •Punctual
•Friendly & Approachable •Dependable •Hard-Working
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
Key Skills
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Expertise
? High-end on DSLR Nikon and medium format cameras Mamiya and Hasselblad.
? Large format Linhof and Sinar from 5x4 to 10x8.
? Phase One – Capture One PRO 6.2.
? Basic knowledge on Adobe Photoshop CS5.
? Management of continuous studio light, tungsten with Fresnel and different strobes sets by Ellinchrom, Broncolor, Speedotron, Balcar and Norman.
? Project Management methodologies (understanding budgets, time deadlines and production).
? Strong organisation, leadership and project management skills backed up by excellent ability to multitask.
? Good experience on VR 360º shooting and stitching for panoramic and/or product.
? Speaks fluent Italian, Spanish, Portuguese and English.
? Shooting for Mitsubishi Automobiles in LA from 1991 – 1993 as a freelance contractor.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE AND SIGNIFICANT ACHIEVEMENTS

Gianfranco Dal Bianco Photography (Self Employed)
London, UK 2010 – Present
• Photography for several real estate and car sale companies.
• Extensive discussions with clients to produce high quality work suiting their expectations.
Gianfranco Dal Bianco Photography (Self Employed)
Mexico City, Mexico 1993-2009
• Worked extensively in the automotive industry with a significant amount of high profile clients.
• Worked comprehensively with major advertising agencies on national and international projects.
• Successful projects were completed with the utmost professionalism ensuring excellent feedback.
Boulevard Photographic (Photographer)
Detroit, USA
1984-1991
• Photography of major advertising campaigns for the automotive industry
• Completed projects to high quality demands subject to tight budgetary constraints and time-lines
• Exhibited high levels of flexibility on-set to deal with unforeseen circumstances
Notable Advertising Agency Clients 1969-Present
Accent (Los Angeles), Alfredo Elias Publicidad (Mexico), Arrechedera Claverol Publicidad (Mexico), BBDO (USA/Mexico), Casanova Pendrill Inc. (USA), Concepto Creativo (Mexico), DDB (Mexico), Delta Merino Publicidad (Mexico), Euro RSCG Worldwide (Mexico), Grupo Ferrer (Mexico), Grey (Mexico), Publitec (Brazil), DM9 (Brazil), Leo Burnett (USA/Mexico), Noble y Asociados (Mexico), Publicis (Mexico), Saatchi & Saatchi (USA/Mexico), Teran TBWA (Mexico), Y & R (USA/Mexico), Deninson (Brazil), Mauro Salles (Brazil) & Propeg (Brazil).

Notable Clients 1969-Present
Automotive Industry
Alfa Romeo (Brazil/Italy), Chrysler (USA/Mexico), Ford (Brazil/USA/Mexico), Honda (USA/Mexico), Ferrari (Italy), Fiat (Italy/UK), General Motors (Brazil/USA/Mexico), Jaguar (Mexico), Lancia (Italy), Maserati (Italy), Vauxhall (UK), Mitsubishi (USA), Volkswagen (Brazil/Italy/Mexico), Piaggio (Italy), Renault (Mexico) & Peugeot (USA).

Other
Nestle (Brazil / Mexico), Kellogg’s (Mexico), HSBC (Mexico), Hush Puppies (Mexico), Baccardi (Brazil/Mexico), Kodak (Mexico), L’Oreal (Brazil/Mexico), Antartica (Brazil), Philip Morris (UK/Mexico), Moda in Casa (Mexico) & Skol (Brazil).
PERSONAL
Interests and Pastimes: Photography, Art, Food & Automotive Industry.

References available upon request