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Justin Bartels

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San Diego, CA, USA

Work Experience

San Diego Unified School District

Photography + Imaging Instructor

CCTE and SDUSD Photography + Imaging Instructor at Mira Mesa High School.
September 2013 - Present California, United States

Creative Coordinator

Coordinate all media for collateral, web, e-mail, and social media. Photography and videos of international resorts. Digitally retouches and manages hundreds of resort property profiles.
October 2012 - August 2013 Carlsbad, California, United States

Photo Editor

Work in the Marketing Team at Manage, edit, acquire and take pictures of resort properties. Integral part of all marketing efforts with concept development, choosing of visuals, and execution of task. Work in different social media channels to drive exposure and revenue, as well as engage potential consumers.
January 2012 Carlsbad, California, United States

Photography Intern

As the photography intern I organized and created a new imagery database for all resort images. I managed, retouched, acquired, and took photographs of over 250 resort properties.
August 2010 - January 2012 Carlsbad, California, United States

Justin Bartels Photography


Do all photography, retouching and other image related services in the fields of Sport, Fashion, Lifestyle, Product, and Fine Art photography.
December 2009 San Diego, California, United States

Justin Bartels Retouching


Do retouching, compositing, and other image manipulation services for a variety of clients.
December 2009 California, United States


Art Center College Of Design

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Photography + Imaging

Graduated with Honors.
August 2006 - December 2009 Pasadena, California, United States

California State University - San Marcos

Bachelor of Arts in Sociology

Graduated Cum Laude.
August 2002 - May 2006 San Marcos, California, United States

Carlsbad High School

High School Diploma

August 2000 - June 2002 Carlsbad, California, United States


Crystal Apple Award

Crystal Apple Award



Adobe Photoshop, Commercial Photography, Digital Photography, Digital Retouching, Final Cut Pro, Photo Manipulation, Photo Retouching, Social Media Marketing, Video Editing, Videography, Digital Video,