CV/Resumé

Janice Sullivan

1407 Foothill Blvd., Suite 625

La Verne, CA 91750

Office: 1 909 593-4560

Cell: 1 909 816-8581

janice@sullivanjphotography.com

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SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS

  • Owner of SJP “Sullivan J Photography”
  • Specialize in Macro & Close-up photographs
  • Strong foundation in Fine Art, Commercial Art and Interior Design
  • Customer service oriented
  • Extensive knowledge in studio and outdoor photography
  • Work with a variety of media to display work using high quality archival materials
  • Extensive knowledge in photographic printing, color corrections & calibration
  • E-Learning – Photography

EXPERIENCE

Sullivan J Photography, La Verne, CA

Owner/Instructor –  June 2012 – Current

  • Instructional tutorials and tips for photographers.
  • Write ebooks for photographers.
  • Make video tutorials for photographers.
  • Write articles on photography.
  • Write reviews on various companies that photographers use.
  • Write a variety of inspirational articles to help inspire photography ideas for photographer lovers.
  • Teacher at Curious.com

 Sullivan J Photography, La Verne, CA

Founder/Photographer – May 2007 – Current

  • Consult with clients on their needs for various projects: working with art consultants, interior designers, home owners & business owners.
  • Manipulate color to go with clients request.
  • Coordinate and prepare files for print options.
  • Update new work on stock site once a week focusing on fine art, studio, product & outdoor photography.
  • Supervise assistant with sales and client management.

Deljou Art Group, Atlanta, GA

Photographer – October 2012

  • Worked with Marguerite Means, Senior Art Consultant, providing sample images for her model room project to be approved by the hotel owners.
  • Prepared a variety of Magnolia flower samples.
  • Prepared final image to client with required specifications.
  • Provided quality image quickly to Art Consultant to help Designer complete model room for hotel owner.

University of La Verne, La Verne, CA

Photographer – October 2010

  • Provided various photographs for Departmental Thank You cards.
  • Carried out complex photo shoots involving varied types of lighting effects.
  • Exercised artistic sensitivity and skill to plan the composition, lighting, background and color values of assignment.
  • Collaborate with graphic designer on market materials for project.

Impressive Interiors, Las Vegas, NV

Photographer – September 2010

  • Worked with Kathy Wilson, Interior Designer, and made suggestions on various layouts and designs for triptych photography project.
  • Prepared print files for vendor.
  • Adjust, modify, and rework photographs using digital and computer manipulation applications for project.
  • Inspect final proof for retouching to clients’ specifications.

Na Lehua Melemele, New York, NY

Photographer – May 2008

  • Provided company a photograph for background on a billboard.
  • Worked with graphic designer on printing profiles and calibration.
  • Engaged in multiple communication with owner to get the perfect piece for billboard.
  • Provided large photograph file using personal stock site to send the FTP file to graphic designer’s specifications.

MEDIA PRESENCE

Gabriella Chikhani, “A Closer Look at Sullivan’s Photography” Campus Times Newspaper, La Verne, California – 2015

Photoshelter, “Selects #8: Pastes” | Published: February 28, 2014

Picture Correct, “How to Find & Photograph Great Macro Subjects” | Published: February 18, 2014

Photoshelter, “Friday Happy Hour” | Published:  May 17, 2013

Farmboy Fine Arts. “FBFA Artist of the Week – Janice Sullivan” | Published:  April 17, 2013

Nik Software Focus Newsletter, “A Bridge to Black and White” | Published: August 2012

Outdoor Photographer, “Cover Image – June 2012” | Published: June 2012

Popular Photography,  “Art in Motion” by Janice Sullivan | Published: June 2012

St John’s Health Center, “Photograph on Home Page” of St. Johns Art Wall Project | Published: June & August, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015

Photoshelter, “10 Cool Photos of Water Drops” By  GROVER SANSCHAGRIN | Published: February 21, 2011

Diana Castillo, ‘Interview on Photographic work”  Southern California Life News, Riverside, California – 2010

Danyel Fogarty, “Student Photos in the Spotlight” Campus Times Newspaper, La Verne, California – 2005

EXHIBITIONS

  • “Dissent”, Group Exhibition – Irene Carlson Gallery, University of La Verne, California (Oct 22 – Dec 7, 2012)
  • “Macro Lens Paintings 2012”,  Solo Exhibition – Klatch Coffee, Rancho Cucamonga/San Dimas, California (2012)
  • “Macro Lens Paintings”,  Solo Exhibition – Coffeeberry, La Verne, California (2011)
  • “My Stage”, Solo Exhibition – Coffee Klatch, San Dimas, California (2011)
  • “St John’s Media Artwall”, Group Exhibition St. John’s Hospital, Santa Monica, California, curetted by Marai Koosed, St. John’s Art Program  (2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013)
  • “Macro Views”, Solo Exhibition – University of La Verne, California (2008)
  • “AICCU”, Group Exhibition, State Capital, Washington DC  (2007)
  • “A Moment in Mind”, Group Exhibition – Irene Carlson Gallery, University of La Verne, California (2006)
  • “Liminal”, Group Exhibition, Senior Theses, University of La Verne, California (2006)
  • “Selections”, at Alpha Chi National College Honor Society Region VII Convention (2006)
  • “Photographic Journey”, Group Exhibition – Irene Carlson Gallery, University of La Verne, California (2005)

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

University of La Verne, La Verne, California

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Arts, Art Concentration in Photography – May 2007

University of La Verne, La Verne, California

Student Mentor – Supervise and provided assistance to beginning photography students.

Graduated with Honors 4.0 in major and cum laude over all average.

Seminar & Conferences

Society Photographers Educators Conference – “Conflict”  –  2006

Special techniques for photographers Seminar – Los Angeles California – 2005

Associates of Art, Fine Art – May 1998

Citrus College, Glendora, California

Graduated with Honors and on Dean’s list throughout enrollment.

ASSOCIATIONS/GROUPS/AWARDS

Member of Monrovia Association of Fine Arts – 2012

Member of California Wilderness Coalition – 2011

American Society of Media Photographers Fine Art – 2010

Alpha Chi College Honor Society – 2006

American Society of Media – Photographers – 2006

Society Photography Education – 2005

Gamma Sigma Honor Society – 1997

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Hospitality Design Worldwide – 2010

Interior Designers Forum – 2009

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Pixoto “Best of the Day – Flowers” –  February 18, 2014

Outdoor Photographer Finalist “Celebrate the Seasons” – 2011

Photography Academic Award – 2005 & 2006

Betterphoto.com – Finalist/Editor Picks – 2006

ONLINE PORTFOLIO

Sullivan J Photography

http://www.sullivanjphotography.com

ADDITIONAL SKILLS

Writing articles and making video tutorials on photography.

Computer Knowledge

All Nik Software products

Adobe Photoshop CC

Adobe Lightroom V

Adobe Bridge

Microsoft Office Suite

Windows

Mac OS

Digital manipulation of photographs, example: blending, montage, filters, vignettes

Photography Knowledge

Studio & Location shoots

Variety of lighting equipment:

Soft boxes, hot lights,

booms & gobos

Darkroom techniques: manipulation of black and white & color negatives, processing for both

4×5 2 1/4, 35mm & film digital cameras

Business Knowledge

Variety of business forms: Purchase Orders, Invoices, Quotes.

Provide excellent customer service.

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