About Brittainy Dale

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Brittainy Dale
414-698-0846
brittainy@blindeyestudio.com

High end retouching & Photography on Beauty/Fashion & Figure, Commercial & Product, Editorial, and Photo Manipulations/Compositing. Non-destructive techniques leaving images looking natural, crisp, & texture in tact. Quick return time on images, never compromising time for quality.

Previous Commercial Clients for Blind Eye Studio

  • Batteries Plus

Product Photography & Image processing on Light Bulbs, Batteries, & Accessories.
For use in E-commerce, Packaging & Print

  • Your Vibe Jewelry

Product Photography on Model & Off Model, Image Processing & Retouching of all images.
For use in Branding, E-commerce, Packaging & Print

  • La Fuente Restaurant

Food Photography & Architecture Photography. Image Processing & Retouching of all images.
For use in E-commerce, Print, & Menu

  • Pooghe Clothing of America

Photography of Apparel on Model, Full Figure, Image Processing & Retouching for all images.
For use in Branding & E-commerce

  • InkDesigns

Product Photography of T-Shirts. Image Processing & Retouching for all images.
For use in Print Catalogue

  • Triumph Sports USA

Product photography. Image Processing & Retouching for all images.
For use in Packaging, Print, and Media.

As well as retouching for various photographers around the states for print & editorial work.

WORK HISTORY

  • Digital Color Inc.

Retoucher, Photo Assistant, Photographer – Wauwatosa, WI
March 2013 – Present
Clients retouched for included Milwaukee Tool, GE Healthcare, Briggs & Stratton, Jockey,
Generac, GMR, Rockwell Automation, Johnson Controls, Acco, and many more.
-Retouching tasks included but not limited to color matching product, catalogue and print work, clipping paths & masking, keeping a specific workflow with 5 other in-house retouchers, following specs & annotations on images provided by clients, etc.
-Photo Assisted our in house photographers for various clients mentioned above, as well as assisted on Video Shoots, and working teleprompter on video shoots. Tasks for assisting include, but not limited to, setting up & taking down equipment, transporting equipment for location shoots, digital & technical assistance.
-Photographer for clients such as Jockey, Milwaukee Tool, Acco, & Rockwell Automation
Frequent use of Capture One Pro to process images and tether, Photoshop CS6 for majority of retouching.

  • Blind Eye Studio

Photographer & Retoucher Brittainy Dale Maloney
Milwaukee, WI
2004 – Present
Photography & Retouching of Fashion models, seniors, families & individual portraits
Hired as freelance by other companies & individuals for product & commercial photography.
Marketing, Advertising, & Branding for Blind Eye Studio

  • Photography and Sales

Portrait Innovations – Brookfield, WI
September 2007- March 2008
Photographed children and families in a high volume portrait studio
Sales Associate

AGENCIES

  • Aquent

Employed by:
Kohl’s Photo Studio : Digital Technician on fashion sets April 2012- August 2012

  • Kelly Services, Inc

Employed by:
Batteries Plus : Product Photographer & Digital Technician August 2012 – March 2013


EDUCATION

Graduate of the 2007 Hallmark Institute of Photography.
Studies Include Portrait/Commercial Photography & Business.
Nicolet High School 2006 Graduate
Studies/Courses: Anatomy, Drawing & Design, Painting, Photography (Dark Room)

PUBLICATIONS & EXHIBITS
Published in ShepExpress -

  • Image: Scott Yance, Hairstylist 2010
  • Image: Favorite Shape Triangle, Band 2011
  • Article: Following Bliss, Picturing Zombies October 2011
  • Published on album, Favorite Shape Triangle – Beautiful Harm released July 2011
  • Published in book, The Zombook released October 2012
  • Published in calendar, 2013′s & 2014 Maiden Milwaukee Roller Derby Calendar

Milwaukee Art Gallery Nights, 3 years, twice a year, 2010, 2011, 2012

RELEVANT SKILLS
Medium format film capture
4X5 view camera
Medium format digital capture, tethered and portable
Color matching to product
RGB to CMYK conversion for print
Professional studio and portable strobe systems
Digital workflow & High End Retouching
Darkroom; processing black & white film and printing
Back up and archiving
Leaf capture
Inkjet color and black & white printing, flatbed scanning
Graphic and web design
Understanding of anatomy
Composition, Light, & Colour theories
Programs: Photoshop CS6, Capture One Pro, Illustrator, InDesign, Lightroom, Capture One Pro, Bridge, Camera Raw, GIMP, Dreamweaver, Flash, Premiere, Final Cut Pro, Microsoft Office