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Niclas E.
$50/hr
  • Trophy Icon Photography
  • Video Editing
  • Videography
  • Photo Retouching
  • Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Adobe InDesign
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Translation
  • Japanese
  • Voice-Over
  • Video Production
  • Voice Acting

I'm a Swedish photographer and videographer with a background in business and entrepreneurship who has been living in Tokyo since 2005. In Tokyo, I mainly work with video production and photography, both in front and behind the camera, and, of course, editing. I also do narration and translation jobs. I'm creative, detail-oriented and very used to keeping tight deadlines. In Sweden, I used to be in charge of production of a monthly magazine, from planning to printing. I also ran my own English Magazine called Ambassadeur in Tokyo for a number of years. If you are searching for someone who is dependable, professional and who can deliver...

sarah k.
$45/hr
  • Trophy Icon Photography
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe InDesign
  • Book Cover
  • Brochure Design
  • Business Card Design
  • Cover Design
  • Logo Design
  • Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Print Design
  • Signage
  • Interactive Design
  • Adobe PDF

With over 20 years of graphic design under my belt, I have worked in advertising in the music industry as well as banking and other corporate clients, I offer you a wide variety of creativity. I am incredibly attentive to detail and offer work in a very timely manner. I will be a valuable contributor to any design project and hope to have to the opportunity to work with you soon.

Margaret G.
$85/hr
  • Trophy Icon Photography
  • Virtual Assistant
  • WordPress
  • Marketing Automation
  • Email Marketing
  • Social Media Management
  • Messenger Marketing
  • 17hats
  • Process Improvement
  • Microsoft Office

Hello! Are you a Solopreneur/Small Business that is overwhelmed with the plethora of tasks that it takes to keep up with your business/passion? Let me help - I’m equal parts creative and techy. I have a honed design eye as well as a strong aptitude and appetite for learning software. I bring 20+ years experience to the table. I dual tracked as the owner of my own photography studio along side a corporate world position. In August of 2019, I left my corporate job to run both my photography and virtual assistance businesses full time. Owning my own business has given me years of experience in online innovation - to do business in the past...

Giovanni S.
$65/hr
  • Trophy Icon Photography
  • WordPress
  • Shopify
  • Banner Ad Design
  • Adobe Flash
  • Graphic Design
  • Web Design
  • Website Development
  • Squarespace
  • Ecommerce Platform Development

Web Designer, Artist, and Photographer I'm a web designer and developer with more than 15 years of experience creating high-quality websites, landing pages, and e-shops with an eye toward design and user experience (UX). Specialize in Shopify, WordPress, and WIX. Proficient in HTML5, CSS, Liquid code, PHP, Js, and Jquery. Excellent project management, well versed in management software such as Asana, and Trello. Graphic design, video, and photography for marketing campaigns in Instagram stories, Facebook, Google, and Instagram ads. Passionate about art and design, bilingual (Spanish/English), quick learner, and aware of current trends....

Natcha S.
$35/hr
  • Trophy Icon Photography
  • Food Photography
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Illustration
  • Social Media Imagery
  • Model Photography
  • Product Photography
  • Shoe Photography
  • Wedding Photography
  • Digital Photography & Cinematography
  • Nature Photography
  • Procreate

✅️ 8 Years Experience In Design & Illustration 🏆 Worked with Trusted Brands 🌐 Deeply Committed With Every Project 🥇Guaranteed Quality Results Let me bring your visions to life through graphic design and illustrations... My skill include: - Photoshop & Illustrator - Product Branding - Web Design - Infographics - Cartoons, Comics & Kids Books - Cards: Wedding, Birthday, Events - Stationary - Packaging design - Logo design - Brochure - Poster - Menu Other Skills : - Previously worked as wedding designer & executive - Photography: Product, Lifestyle, Portrait, Fashion, Event, Weddings Lets get in touch, send me a message!

Efraim R.
$15/hr
  • Trophy Icon Photography
  • Photo Editing
  • Image Editing
  • Graphic Design
  • Adobe Photoshop Lightroom
  • Photo Retouching
  • Customer Service
  • Customer Support
  • Customer Experience Research
  • Customer Service Analytics
  • Adobe Photoshop Lightroom
  • Wedding Photography
  • Photo Color Correction
  • Adobe Lightroom CC
  • RAW

I have been into photography for at least five years now and have been covering weddings and other events as a for over a year now. Since being an editor/ image enhancer is part of photography I also have an experience in such. Aside from weddings, I have had portraiture projects and accepted editing/enhancing jobs for these types of shoots as well. When I shoot and edit, since I am into weddings, my style is "light and airy", this means that the images I take give a light and bright feel that is easy on the eyes. I am most thrilled when I get the chance to enhance the colors still sticking to the light and airy concept giving the images a...

Daniel J S.
$75/hr
  • Trophy Icon Photography
  • Video Production

Since 2019, working in video production and photography, in Phoenix, Arizona, and beyond. My clients include American Humane (for their Military Working Dog reunification work), VXI Global (corporate media assets), Massolit (virtual academic course media), Beauty of the Nile (documentary interviews), American Home Stories (reality tv "Beyond the Close"), and other local and virtual collaborations. With my Canon 5D Mark III, my still photography includes informal portraiture, event photography, corporate headshots, and fine art landscape and architectural photography. With the 5D and my Canon XA40, I shoot high and ultra high definition...

Nicole G.
$100/hr
  • Trophy Icon Photography
  • Videography
  • Editor
  • Video Production
  • Photo Editing
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Commercials
  • Digital Photography
  • Video Commercial

I specialize in documentary style filmmaking for businesses, organizations, events, etc. I am a trained photographer as well. I am known for making people feel comfortable behind the camera and bringing any story out in an edit.

Yuliia R.
$17/hr
  • Trophy Icon Photography
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Photoshop Lightroom
  • Portrait
  • Weddings
  • Photo Editing
  • Photo Manipulation
  • Photo Color Correction
  • Photo Retouching
  • Wedding Photography
  • Adobe Photoshop Lightroom
  • Image Editing
  • Image Processing
  • Adobe Lightroom CC
  • JPG

Hello! My name is Julia and I'm from Ukraine. I'm professional photographer and retoucher with 5+ years of photo editing experience. Professional basic editing and complex photo manipulation as well. I work fast and accurate with good attention to details. I would like to help you with: • Basic retouching (cropping, resizing, lighting/contrasting, skin/tone matching, color correction); • Removing backgrounds (remove unnecessary objects and the background changing); • Wedding photography editing and culling; • Newborn & Family session retouching; • Color correction using VSCO presets; • Fashion Photo retouching; • Convert from RAW-format....

Anastasiya M.
$40/hr
  • Trophy Icon Photography
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe InDesign
  • Adobe Photoshop Lightroom
  • Illustration
  • Watercolor Painting
  • Digital Painting
  • Graphic Design
  • Brochure Design
  • Data Visualization
  • Ebook
  • Manipulation & Compositing
  • Sketch
  • Infographic

Graphic designer ✅ 10 years of experience ✅ More than 300 projects completed successfully ✅ Customers from USA, Australia, Austria, Canada, Japan and many more. My Site - anamatvienko.netlify.app Here is my Instagram portfolio - @_ana_matvienko_ My skills ✅ Graphic design ∴ banners ∴ Amazon listings ∴ brochures ∴ annual reports ∴ logos ∴ posters ∴ packaging ∴ magazine/book layout ∴ ads ∴ other marketing pieces ✅ Print ready files for any type of Printing Process ∴ Offset Lithography ∴ Digital Printing ∴ Engraving ∴ Patterns etc. ✅ Image editing ∴ Color correction ∴ Collages ∴ Cut out ✅ Illustration ∴ Watercolor ∴ Digital painting My...

Valery O.
$20/hr
  • Trophy Icon Photography
  • Photo Retouching
  • Photo Manipulation
  • Photo Editing
  • Photo Restoration
  • Photo Color Correction
  • Wedding Photography
  • Retouching & Enhancement
  • Fashion Retouch
  • Background Removal
  • Jewelry
  • PNG
  • PSD
  • JPG

Hi there, I`m a professional photo retoucher and I would love to help you with editing different kinds of photos. I have 10 years of experience in photography and photo retouching - editing jewelry, wedding photos, High End retouching, family shoots, retouching photos for e-commerce. I have good technical base and all my work I do with graphical tablet only. My main goal - to make your photos looking perfect for your clients. Looking forward to hearing from you soon!

Jenna S.
$45/hr
  • Trophy Icon Photography
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Videography
  • Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Illustration
  • Video Editing
  • Photo Editing
  • Graphic Design
  • Adobe After Effects

Technical expertise, a robust work ethic, and a uniquely creative eye are all essential components to success in digital media. As a skilled multimedia professional with over 10 years of experience, I can provide all that in one convenient place. With 10+ years as a videographer, video editor, photographer, and motion graphics designer, I have an extensive portfolio, including filming and editing projects for individuals, large and small businesses, and in college and in higher education settings, such as UNC Greensboro and Guilford College. I currently work as a multimedia producer, creating official video/graphical elements, for the...

Elaine Skylar N.
$60/hr
  • Trophy Icon Photography
  • Squarespace
  • Website Design
  • Website Content
  • Photo Editing
  • Photo Manipulation
  • Blog Writing
  • SEO Writing
  • SEO Keyword Research
  • SEO-Based Website
  • Content Creation
  • Content Editing
  • Content Marketing
  • Content Planning
  • Content SEO

Hi, I'm Elaine! I'm a Squarespace Website Designer, Squarespace SEO Specialist, Content Creator, SEO Writer, Photographer, and Photo Editor. I create clean Squarespace websites with high visual impact and researched SEO implementation so you’ll rank well on Google. I approach every project with excitement and dedication to helping you achieve your website goals. Reach out today and let’s chat about your upcoming project. I’d love to help! SERVICES: * Custom Squarespace Website Design, including custom CSS so your website won't look like a template! * SEO Keyword Research and Implementation + Blog Post Keyword Research using Ahrefs *...

Jefferson R.
$19/hr
  • Trophy Icon Photography
  • DaVinci Resolve
  • Avid Media Composer
  • Video Production
  • Photo Color Correction
  • Video Editing
  • Video Color Correction
  • Video Post-Editing
  • Film Editing
  • Color Correction & Filter
  • Magic Bullet Colorista
  • Color Grading
  • Baselight
  • Image Editing
  • Film

Hello, I'm a professional colorist since 2008, and has work on many different projects from feature films to ad commercials and music videos, working for TV stations and video production companies. (Please watch my reel!) Usually I use Davinci Resolve Studio, nuke studio, avid media composer, premiere pro and final cut, combined with 10 bits monitors and a professional color grading suite, calibrated with standard broadcast itu-rec 709 recommendation , ensuring the best color fidelity on all output delivery : web, TV or cinema. I prefer to work on creative and stylish techniques and also discussing with my clients about the project...

Jillian L.
$200/hr
  • Trophy Icon Photography
  • Fashion Photography
  • Lifestyle Photography
  • Content Creation
  • Commercial Photography
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Photo Retouching
  • Product Photography
  • White Background Photography
  • Apparel
  • eCommerce
  • Model Photography
  • Product Photography
  • Studio Photography

Photographing and editing for countless brands over the years, I've become a chameleon when it comes to adapting my work to fit a brand's image. Everything from vibrant food campaigns in studio, run-and-gun fast paced shoots on location, dainty jewelry social media content, or your first Amazon product listing - I've got you covered! I have 10 years of experience specializing in commercial + product photography.

Anastasiia K.
$100/hr
  • Trophy Icon Photography
  • Photo Retouching
  • Graphic Design
  • Photo Editing
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Photoshop Lightroom
  • Video Production
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Amazon FBA
  • Lifestyle Photography
  • Photo Manipulation
  • Product Listings
  • Studio Photography
  • Product Photography
  • White Background Photography

Hello, everybody! I am professional photographer, editor and art manager from Ukraine (Kharkiv). I provide full photo production service: concept, location, sourcing of models, photo and video shooting, managing of the shoot, post-production. I am competent in following directions: e-commerce, fashion, lifestyle/social media photography. Photography for Amazon listings. Hi-end photo retouch. Video production. Open for projects and happy to work with YOU! My client's feedbacks: "A++++ A total professional! A total pleasure to work with!!! Very satisfied and so happy to have done business with Anastasiia. I will be a repeat customer for...

Uliana I.
$20/hr
  • Trophy Icon Photography
  • Photo Retouching
  • Adobe Photoshop Lightroom
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Photo Editing
  • Image Processing
  • Photo Color Correction
  • Adobe Photoshop Lightroom
  • Image Editing
  • Photo Manipulation
  • Weddings
  • Family
  • Wedding Photography

My name is Uliana Ivanova and I've been working as a wedding photographer and retoucher since 2011. I am very good at Photoshop and Lightroom. I would be glad to help you with: skin retouching, color and light correction, creative editing, wedding photography processing, photo enhance, beauty and fashion editing, and any type of Photoshop/Lightroom work. Having great experience as a retoucher, I know exactly what is expected at the highest level in the industry and I'll ALWAYS give 100% to exceed your expectations! Clean and fast work with photos and images. Keep much attention to details. Interested in stable long-term cooperation.

Crystal H.
$175/hr
  • Trophy Icon Photography
  • Food Photography
  • Recipe Development
  • Blog Writing
  • Recipe Writing
  • Adobe Photoshop Lightroom
  • Photo Editing
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Nutrition
  • Cooking
  • Food & Beverage
  • Product Photography
  • Lifestyle Photography
  • Content Writing
  • Image Editing

Hi, my name is Crystal. I am an award-winning photographer, recipe developer, and Holistic Nutritionist with over a decade of experience in the photography industry. I have worked with many health food companies over the years, allowing me to provide services that speak to each brand's unique photography, recipe development, and content writing needs. I have had the pleasure of providing food photography and recipe development for the following companies: Botanica Health, All American Butter, Sweetleaf, Mega Foods, Vista Magazine, Exceed Nutrition, Santevia, Phoeapolis Organics, to name a few. I am fully committed to delivering your...

Zach P.
$58/hr
  • Trophy Icon Photography
  • Adobe Photoshop Lightroom
  • Photo Editing
  • Photo Retouching
  • Still Life
  • Product Photography
  • Product Listing
  • Food & Beverage
  • Studio Photography
  • Image Editing
  • Lifestyle
  • Commercial Photography
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Beauty & Health Photography
  • Indoor Lifestyle Photography

Photographer specializing in crisp, clear & thoughtfully styled product shots for contemporary brands. Previous client products include: - Food & Beverage - Cosmetics - Jewelry - Interiors - Home Goods - Furniture - Accessories I shoot a large amount of photos for my own online design shop, ranging from simple product listing images to full lifestyle shoots of products in use. My freelance business has grown off the reach of those product images, and I now regularly work with clients to help establish their online brands. If you're looking for friendly communication, quick turnaround and a design-minded approach to product photography -...

David L.
$150/hr
  • Trophy Icon Photography
  • Drone Videography
  • Video Post-Editing
  • Videography
  • Event Photography
  • Video Production
  • Portrait Photography
  • Documentary
  • Food Photography
  • Video Journalist
  • Drone
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Product Photography

Hi I am David Law and I am a professional photographer & video producer based in San Francisco. I do extensive work with start-ups and mid-sized companies to produce media content for promotional trailers, events highlights, corporate interviews, product imagery and professional portraits too. Let me know if have any projects in mind and would like to see relevant samples from my work portfolio. Look forward to working with you in the near future! More of my work can been seen at wildhorseproduction com

Ainsworth E.
$45/hr
  • Trophy Icon Photography
  • Graphic Design
  • Website Development
  • Magazine Layout
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe InDesign
  • Logo Design
  • Brand Consulting
  • UX Design
  • Web Design
  • WordPress
  • PHP
  • Web Development
  • HTML

For over 15 years I have been working as a visual designer. From web and graphic projects to photography, there is very little in the world of design that I haven't had experience with. I have the ability to bring life to any project and can offer insights that can only come with many years of experience. My primary goal is always to deliver a quality product to my client. My strengths are: - Web Design/Development - Magazine Layouts/Design/Production - Graphic Design (logos, brochures, magazine ads etc.) - Illustration - Photo retouching - Photography

Susan J.
$75/hr
  • Trophy Icon Photography
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Logo Design
  • Watercolor Painting
  • Gouache Painting
  • Acrylic Painting
  • Illustration
  • Weebly
  • Soft Pastel
  • Website Redesign
  • Website
  • Ecommerce Website

Need Help with Your Square Online Website? I offer these services: Website review and suggestions for your Square Online store. New page composition for your Square Online website. Page redesign and transformation for your Square Online Store. Ready to Start Your Website Makeover? Jump right in with a 30 or 60 minute consultation. Graphic design experience ranges from website layout, digital art composition, print production, to traditional painting, e-commerce and content management. And everything in between, using the latest design platforms, applications, and oodles of elbow grease. I've produced and managed projects using the...

Kelly L.
$50/hr
  • Trophy Icon Photography
  • Graphic Design
  • Digital Design
  • Social Media Posts
  • Photo Editing
  • Adobe InDesign
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Design Writing
  • Product Photography
  • Modern Style
  • Advertising
  • Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Adobe Photoshop Lightroom
  • Photo Manipulation

I am an innovative and collaborative Designer and Photographer with 6+ years of in-house agency marketing, design, and photography experience in the home security, tech accessory, and CBD industries. An articulate communicator adept at managing competing priorities in fast-paced environments to deliver outstanding results. Demonstrated history developing creative solutions and maintaining brand standards and guidelines. With a keen attention to detail, broad-based creative abilities, and a curious mindset, committed to crafting compelling designs across various print and digital marketing platforms.

Alexis C.
$75/hr
  • Trophy Icon Photography
  • Videography
  • Video Editing
  • People
  • Video Post-Editing
  • Video Production
  • Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Motion Graphics

✅ TOP RATED Video Producer 📸🎥👨‍💻 Are you looking for a great experience? As someone who has been in the video business for 15 years, I have worked alongside many small businesses, agencies, local governments, lawyers, doctors, and professionals of all kinds to sell their products or services. Shooting the video is only half the battle; Even if you have NEVER shot a video, you will receive the best guidance so that you look and sound your best on our shoot together. With me, you are guaranteed to have a great experience. Check out my reviews, and I look forward to working with you. 😎

Sandra H.
$55/hr
  • Trophy Icon Photography
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Autodesk AutoCAD
  • SketchUp
  • 3D Modeling
  • 2D Design
  • Architectural Photography
  • Interior Design
  • Architectural Rendering
  • Real Estate Photography
  • Architectural Design
  • Photo Editing
  • 3D Design

SANDRA HERRERA's PROFILE: Working for 15+ years in the Arch-Built Environment, in residential, institutional & commercial projects as an Architectural Design expert, CAD Drafter & Project manager. Professional Graduate from Architecture schools in the United Kingdom & Colombia. SOFTWARE EXPERTISE: AutoCAD, Sketchup, Lumion, V-ray, Revit, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe In-design, Word, Power Point, Excel (production of 2D drawings & 3D renderings) SERVICES: Providing services from Project conception to project Delivery & Marketing • BUILDING - DESIGN: - Building Design: Residences, Apartments blocks, Commercial Spaces, Institutional, etc. -...

Emma C.
$45/hr
  • Trophy Icon Photography
  • Blog Writing
  • Cooking
  • Baking
  • Recipe Writing

I am an illustration graduate with a passion for food and healthy living. I currently manage my own food blog and Instagram account where I combine my love of food with my artistic creativity, to provide unique content. I have a vast knowledge of natural health and dietary needs as I myself am a coeliac. I have extensive experience working within different dietary frameworks such as low FODMAP, Keto, Paleo, vegan, vegetarian and low carb. I love to develop recipes from scratch but am also more than happy to develop and adapt existing recipes to suit the brief - just let me know what you need! I am happy to create content for a variety of...

Sharron D.
$80/hr
  • Trophy Icon Photography
  • Photo Retouching
  • Photo Editing
  • Photo Manipulation
  • Photo Restoration
  • Digital Art
  • Beauty
  • Product
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Photoshop Lightroom
  • PSD
  • Retouching & Enhancement
  • Product Photography

Los Angeles based high-end advertising and beauty Retoucher, Sharron Diedrichs has over ten years of experience and a Masters in Digital Photography from New York’s School of Visual Arts. Sharron has a passion for software based visual arts and loves using Photoshop to bring out the best in every image. Her clients include Rawlings, Caudalie, Honeydrop, British Airways and Able Planet.

$NaN/hr

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How to Hire Top Photographers

How to hire photographers

From art to advertising, professional photographers know how to compose photographs that tell stories and evoke emotions.

So how do you hire photographers? What follows are some tips for finding top photography consultants on Upwork.

How to shortlist photography professionals

As you’re browsing available photography consultants, it can be helpful to develop a shortlist of the professionals you may want to interview. You can screen profiles on criteria such as:

  • Photography style. You want a photographer who knows how to capture images for your niche, whether it’s wedding photography or images for product listings.
  • Portfolio. A photographer’s portfolio is a great way to assess their skills.
  • Feedback Check reviews from past clients for glowing testimonials or red flags that can tell you what it’s like to work with a particular photographer.

How to write an effective photography job post

With a clear picture of your ideal photographer in mind, it’s time to write that job post. Although you don’t need a full job description as you would when hiring an employee, aim to provide enough detail for a contractor to know if they’re the right fit for the project.

An effective photography job post should include:

  • Scope of work: From photojournalism to portraiture, list all the deliverables you’ll need.
  • Project length: Your job post should indicate whether this is a smaller or larger project.
  • Background: If you prefer experience with certain photography styles or photo editing tools, mention this here.
  • Budget: Set a budget and note your preference for hourly rates vs. fixed-price contracts.

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PHOTOGRAPHERS FAQs

What is photography?

Photography is the art of capturing light with a camera to produce an image.

Here’s a quick overview of the skills you should look for in photography professionals:

  • Photography
  • Photo editing tools such as Adobe Photoshop
  • Graphic design

Why hire photographers?

The trick to finding top photographers is to identify your needs. Are you looking for a fashion photographer who can direct your models to best present an article of clothing? Or is your goal to capture action shots from a local sporting event for a news story? The cost of your project will depend largely on your scope of work and the specific skills needed to bring your project to life.

How much does it cost to hire a photographer?

Rates can vary due to many factors, including expertise and experience, location, and market conditions.

  • An experienced photographer may command higher fees but also work faster, have more specialized areas of expertise, and deliver a higher-quality product.
  • A freelancer who is still in the process of building a client base may price their photography more competitively.

Which one is right for you will depend on the specifics of your project.

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