Douglas B. Zimmerman - Freelance Photographer
720 Meyer Lane, #111, Redondo Beach, CA 90278 (562) 310-3206
1030 Fell Street #4, San Francisco, CA 94117 (415) 513-5122
doug@photodoug.us

E M P L O Y M E N T

Los Angeles Times Community Newspapers - Photojournalist
Costa Mesa, CA - (Oct 03 - Apr 06)
- Responsible for photographing five to six daily assignments using digital Canon camera
- Researched and photographed self-generated stories, essays and features
- Edited assignments and produced press-ready photographs using Adobe Photoshop

New York Times Digital - Photo Producer
New York, NY - (Oct 00 - Jan 01, July 01 - Feb 02)
- Edited, researched, and generated informative photo packages and presentations on deadline
- Worked closely with New York Times photo editors on special multimedia projects
- Produced on deadline requested photographs for web site using Adobe Photoshop
- Updated and copy edited New York Times Digital multimedia/photo gallery.

Fortune.com - Photo Editor
New York, NY - (Feb 01 - Nov 01)
- Created, designed, and established procedures for the photo department of Fortune.com
- Coordinated acquisition of images from freelance photographers, wire services, and various other sources
- Worked closely with Fortune magazine photo editors on electronic rights and multimedia projects
- Produced on deadline requested photographs for web site using Adobe Photoshop

SF Gate, San Francisco Chronicle website - Photo Editor
San Francisco, CA - (Sept 98 - Sept 00, Sept. 02 - current)
- Created, developed and updated SF Gate Photo Gallery
- Responsible for daily photo production on deadline for web site using Adobe Photoshop
- Researched and produced photo presentations on breaking news events for web site
- Coordinated with SF Gate news and SF Chronicle photo editors for concepts and edits on photography projects
- Produced Audio/Video presentations for KRON-TV broadcasts
- Photographed SF Gate produced stories, breaking news events, sports, and self-generated stories

San Francisco Business Times - Photographer
San Francisco, CA - (Oct 02 - Oct 03)
- Responsible for photographing several daily assignments
- Experienced working in a variety of professional environments concentrating on portraits of business leaders of the San Francisco Bay Area

[X]Press Magazine - Photo Editor, SFSU News Magazine
San Francisco, CA - (Sept 99 - Dec 99)
- Managed staff of seven photographers and enforced production deadlines
- Initiated coordination between staff writers and photographers to develop story ideas
- Distributed and edited assignments and encouraged photographers to originate self-generated projects
- Produced press-ready photographs using Adobe Photoshop

E D U C A T I O N

San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA - (Jan 95 - May 2000)
Bachelor of Arts, School of Journalism, emphasis in Photojournalism. Graduated May 2000

The American University, Washington D.C. - (Aug 92 - May 94)
School of Communications, Print Journalism Major

School for Field Studies, Kenya, Africa - (June 91 - July 91)
Summer Program on Wildlife Biological Management

R E F E R E N C E S

Available on request


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