Gunny's View Photography

Senior Photographer

Gilbert, AZ, USA
Freelance Photographer--Self Employed – Phoenix, AZ Metros area--Jan 2016-Present--Use specialized equipment such as electron microscopes for producing photographs of microscopic items, assisting as necessary in the preparation of specimens to be photographed. Consult with clients or advertising staff, and study assignments to determine project goals, locations, and equipment needs.

Event Photographer--Marine Corps League – State of AZ--June 2016-Present--Drafted press kits; Served as photographer at fundraisers and Marine Corps Department meeting; Designed visually appealing, promotional pieces; Has photographed the last 5 events for the State of Arizona Marine Corps League and has been awarded the Distinguished Citizen Silver Award (the highest award that the Department can award) for his consistently great work.

State Commander/Webmaster/Photographer--Young Marines – State of AZ--July 2009-Present— Developed and maintained the web presence for the State of AZ Young Marines.

Member/ Instructor/Past Area Governor--Toastmasters International – Phoenix, AZ--April 2011- Present

Work Experience

Owner Photographer

Use specialized equipment such as electron microscopes for producing photographs of microscopic items, assisting as necessary in the preparation of specimens to be photographed.

Consult with clients or advertising staff, and study assignments to determine project goals, locations, and equipment needs.
January 2016 - Gilbert, Arizona, United States

Event Photographer

Drafted press kits; Served as photographer at fundraisers and Marine Corps Department meeting; Designed visually appealing, promotional pieces; Has photographed the last 5 events for the State of Arizona Marine Corps League and has been awarded the Distinguished Citizen Silver Award (the highest award that the Department can award) for his consistently great work.
January 2016 - Gilbert, Arizona, United States

Education

University Of Phoenix

ASSOCIATE OF ARTS CONCENTRATION IN GENERAL STUDIES

Focus on military training and all General Education requirements
January 2009 - August 2009 Phoenix, Arizona, United States

University Of Phoenix

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN BUSINESS CONCENTRATION IN MANAGEMENT

Received the skills necessary to perform leadership roles in the business and corporate world. This degree taught strong emphasis on leadership and management skills. This degree developed the practical, managerial and communication skills, and business decision-making capability.
August 2009 - April 2012 Phoenix, Arizona, United States

University Of Phoenix

MASTER OF ARTS IN EDUCATION/ADULT EDUCATION AND TRAINING

Learned how to help adult students overcome learning obstacles, such as balancing education with work and family responsibilities and adjusting to school after an extended absence. Also learned how to facilitate training programs at corporations and non-profits.
April 2012 - December 2013 Phoenix, Arizona, United States

The Art Institute Of Pittsburgh

Portrait Photography Certificate

Black and White Photography, Digital Imaging, Fashion Photography, Graphic Design, Portrait Photography, Studio Lighting Techniques, Adobe Photoshop, Photography, Adobe Lightroom, Using Handheld Meters, Team Leadership, Adobe Camera Raw, Image Development, Customer Service, Shooting Manuel, Studio Lighting, Location shooting, Strobe Lighting
March 2016 - December 2017 Gilbert, Arizona, United States