Kevin Larkin Virginia Beach, VA 703 334-1673 email@example.com Senior Photo Editor & Photographer Freelance Photography | Project Management | Writing & Blogging Skillful and dynamic Pulitzer prize winning Photo Editor and Freelance Photographer with multi-faceted knowledge and experience in organizing photographic coverage of significant events, domestic, national and foreign. Highly focused and results-oriented in supporting complex, deadline-driven projects; effectively identifies goals and priorities to resolve issues in initial stages. Communicative and personable, will adapt quickly, and delegate tasks effectively to ensure a comprehensive performance. Well-adept services and multicultural, with the demonstrated ability to comfortably interact with people from diverse backgrounds. Professional Experience GrumpyVagabond.com, All Locations, United States 2016 – Present Blogger/Photographer/Writer Distribute and publish editorials on a WordPress hosted blog by documenting, recording and photographing travel experiences to various natural wonders across the United States. Maintain professional relationship with the media; efficient in writing/photographing for a variety of audiences. Kevin J. Larkin Photography, Dubai, United Arab Emirates 2013 – 2016 President/Photographer Created high quality visual images and photography utilizing digital camera equipment for various commercial clients; photography included architectural interiors, corporate portraits, and sports events. Performed low level accounting duties such as sorting and determining amounts paid/owed on orders etc.; organized contracts and paperwork materials for each client. Created, shaped, and executed retouching and editing of digital images in adherence to client needs and personally delivering final product. The National, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates 2008 – 2013 Assistant Photo Editor Played a pivotal role in the newspaper’s launch. Provided operational and administrative support by organizing photographic coverage for national and foreign stories; edited various photographs from staff, freelance photographers, and photo agencies. Researched, generated and presented compelling photographs to correspond to assigned new stories. The New York Times, New York, NY, U.S. 1996 – 2008 Photo Editor Executed exceptional organization of photographic coverage for local and national news stories and broadcasts. Managed all budgets for freelance photography, equipment purchases and required repairs; simultaneously supervised and maintained staffing and scheduling for department. Education & Credentials Bachelor of Arts: Journalism, Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ, U.S.