Photojournalist CV Template

Printed magazines and online sites won’t be interesting without the works of photojournalists whose artistic and creative eye can capture some of the most dramatic and poignant moments in wars and calamities, celebrity and political scandals, or the more frivolous lifestyles of famous people.  The photojournalist often specialized in any of these.  A resume for the position will require a portfolio of your works.

Photojournalist CV Template

Perry D. Dalton

Longsmith St., Gloucester, UK

Phone:  0345-223-3351


To be a photojournalist in leading lifestyle magazine specializing in lifestyles of the rich and famous celebrities in sports and film

Summary of Qualifications

  • Total of 11 years experience as a photojournalist with the last 4 as a freelance photojournalist for various lifestyle and celebrity magazines.
  • Portfolio of published photo essays available during interview.
  • Excellent written communication skills in English

Professional Experience / Career History

2006 – Present:  Freelance Photojournalist for Maxim, Premiere and At Home magazines and their online sites.

  • Meet with clients for specific field assignments.
  • Coordinate with publication and models from photo agencies to ensure completion of photo shoots on schedule.
  • Edit photo shoots in Photoshop and send TPF files to editors or send print proofs via registered mail.
  • Prepare short narratives to accompany a photo set for submission to the magazine editor.
  • Conduct photojournalistic assignments out of town

1999 – 2006:  Photojournalist for Green Parent Digest

  • Secure permission and visit families for a photo editorial shoot
  • Ensure photo equipment is properly maintained prior to any photo assignment.


1995 – 1999:  Bachelor of Arts in Journalism, Coventry University, Warwickshire

Photography hobby since 1992

Professional reference will be furnished during the interview if requested.

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