VINNIE FINN

Food & Beverage Photographer

Los Angeles, CA, USA
Vinnie is a food photographer and art director based in Los Angeles. He started his career as an art director working at various ad agencies throughout Southern California, he's taken that experience and visual knowledge and applied it to his photography. Growing up in his large Italian family's restaurant his passion for food started young and continued after he left home working in restaurant kitchens throughout college. His proximity to food and food culture gives him the ability to tell the stories and capture the emotions behind the photos that he makes.

Work Experience

Vinnie Finn Photography

Photographer, Owner

Food and beverage photographer based in Los Angeles. I shoot for advertising, commercial, and editorial clients.
March 2017 - Los Angeles, California, United States

Something Massive

Design Director

Art Direction, Creative Direction, Branding, Design, Photography, UX, UI
June 2014 - February 2017 California, United States

DGWB Advertising And Marketing

Art Director

I developed and implemented creative executions for Mimi's Cafe, Wienerschnitzel, Thermador, Toshiba and Hilton Garden Inn.
January 2011 - May 2014 California, United States

Education

Chapman University

Bachelors Degree in Advertising

September 2010 - June 2012 Orange, California, United States

Languages

English (Native),

Awards

American Advertising Federation (AAF) - ADDY Awards

Gold Addy - Integrated Campaign - Cross Platform

2013

American Advertising Federation (AAF) - ADDY Awards

Silver Addy - Collateral Material - Poster Campaign

2013

Skills

Adobe Creative Suite, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Photoshop, Advertising, Art Direction, Branding, Creative Cloud, Creative Direction, Design, Food, Food Photography, Graphic Design, Ia, Information Architecture, Marketing, Photo Manipulation, Photo Retouching, Photography, Social Media, Styling, UI, User Experience, User Interface, Ux, Web Design,