Marissa Oceguera

Freelance Photographer & Portrait Photographer

Location:Connecticut, United States
2 Skills
Marissa Oceguera
Mobile: (619) 446-9616
329 Pomfret Rd.
Brooklyn, CT 06234

University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Photography, May 2011
GPA: 3.4/4.00
-Courses: Photography, Photography II, Advanced Photography, Large Format Photography, Color Photography, Digital Photography, Landscape Photography, Advanced Painting, Advanced Printmaking,Video Art, Digital Media
-Computer: Adobe Photoshop CS5, Adobe Illustrator, Final Cut Express, Mac OS X 10.5, Microsoft Office
-Creative: Pen and ink illustration, multi-media drawing techniques, woodcut and intaglio printmaking, oil painting. Works efficiently on large, medium, and small format cameras, as well as with strobes. Excellent eye for color and design.
-Personal: Highly motivated and upbeat, quick learner, excellent customer service skills, creative thinker, conversational in Spanish.
Group Exhibition Experience
Akus Gallery, Home Grown ( juried show) 2011
Art Space: Windham, Bachelor of Fine Arts: 2011, 2011
Uconn Undergraduate Student Gallery Show, 2009
UConn Fine Arts Scholarship Show, 2009

Work Experience
Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores
Team Member, November 2011-Present
-Provides customer service to creative guests.
-Answers technical and design questions regarding sewing and knitting.
D'volada Café & Smoothies
Graphic Designer, June 2011-Present
-Designs effective promotional material.
Darkroom Monitor, University of Connecticut
Monitor, January 2010- May 2011
-Responsible for enforcing rules in darkroom and digital printing area.
-Cares for the up keeping of darkroom.
Kamans Art Shoppes, San Diego Zoo
Artist, June 2009-August 2010
-Self supervised commission based art sales.
-Provide customer service
-Experienced Cashier; opening and closing/balance of register
-Produce quality art quickly.

Volunteer Experience
Uptown 6 Productions, San Diego, CA
Production Assistant, Summer 2010
-Responsible for tying loose ends during the production of a feature film.
-Dealt with people under high-stress in a calm manner.
San Diego Natural History Museum, San Diego, CA
Summer Camp Aide Volunteer, Sumer 2006
-Assist in the management, care, and oversight of the educational development of children in a high-traffic educational environment.
Skills (2) Rating
Portrait Photography