Damian VanCamp

New York, NY, USA

Work Experience

Damian VanCamp Photography & Design

Owner

Independent Fine Art Professional
June 2003 - Present New York, New York, United States

Tillett Lighting Design Associates

Lighting Designer

June 2016 - Present New York, United States

National Hockey League

Image Licensing

New York, New York, United States

Agora Gallery

Event Photographer

New York, New York, United States

Todd Oldham Studio

Freelance Photo Retoucher

Digital retoucher for scanned, vintage photographs that were to be used in a biographical publication about the life and mind of famed designer, Alexander Girard.
New York, New York, United States

Finch & Ada Gallery

Art Handler, Freelance Digital Retoucher

New York, New York, United States

Roger Cabello Photography/Studio 652

Assistant

On-set pro studio lighting and digital technician, handled shooting and organization of images captured digitally (both in digital SLR and digital back formats, as well as 4x5 and 8x10 Polaroid and chrome formats) for professional clients. Scanned chromes and examples of published work for future portfolios and record-keeping, regularly used advanced digital retouching and color-correction skills to prep final images for clients and inter-studio needs, charged with professional layout and printing of updated Beauty and Cosmetic Product portfolios. Aided in design and launch of new web site, and re-retouched and color corrected all images for web publishing. Familiarity with Color Burst Rip software, Epson InkJet and Digital-C outputs, and drum scanning via Imacon Flextight virtual drum scanners.
New York, New York, United States

Mary Boone Gallery

Assistant

New York, New York, United States

Education

Parsons The New School For Design

Master of Fine Arts, Lighting Design

August 2014 - June 2016 New York, United States

Rhode Island School Of Design (RISD)

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Photography

September 2003 - June 2007 Providence, Rhode Island, United States

Skills

Adobe Creative Suite, AGI32, Art Direction, Autocad, Concept Design, Creative Design, Creative Direction, Digital Retouching, Ecotect, Fine Art Photography, Fine Arts, Graphic Design, Lighting Design, Microsoft Office, Photo Editing, Photo Retouching, Photographic Antique And Alternative Processes, Photography, ProTools, Sketchup, Sketchup, Sound Engineering, Trend Spotting,

Artist Biography

Selected Group Shows:

- “Perception,” The Poet’s Den Gallery, New York, NY, 2012.

- “Metamorphosis,” The Poet’s Den Gallery, New York, NY, 2012.

- “PLAYdead,” Greenpoint Gallery, New York, NY, 2011.

- “H.O.S.T.,” Floor 4 Art, New York, NY, 2009, 2010, & 2011.

- "Reawakening," Lana Santorelli Gallery, New York, NY, 1210.

- “Art Biologic,” Limner Gallery, Hudson, NY, 2008.

- Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY, 2007.

- Projekt30.com On-Line Gallery, 2007.

- Woods-Gerry Gallery, Providence, RI, Senior Invitational, 2007.

- Woods-Gerry Gallery, Providence, RI, RISD Photo Department, 2007.

- Woods-Gerry Gallery, Providence, RI, RISD Photo Department, 2005.



Selected Solo Shows:

- “Sea Monsters” Series, RISD Senior Thesis, Red Eye Gallery,
Providence, RI, 2007.



Curatorial:

- "The Year of Music," The Allen-Stevenson School, New York, NY, 2010.



Awards:

- Publication in “The Photo Review” Competition Issue, 2007. Mr. Toby Jurovics,
Curator of Photography at the Smithsonian Museum of American Art, Washington,
DC, as guest juror.

- Jen Beckman Gallery, “Hey Hot Shot!” Competition, Honorable Mention, 2007.

- PLDC, "The Challenge" Competition, Parsons MFA-Lighting Design Thesis feature at London Conference, 2017.