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Photographer, zine publisher, video shooter & editor. 

 

Interested in social/environmental justice & music/visual arts projects.

 

Contact me at alexbloomphoto [at] gmail.com or on 


CV - Relevant Experience

2017

Theodore Bruce, Sydney. Studio photographer for product archives and sales.

Engage Media, Yogyakarta, Indonesia. Internship for video works.

Indonesian Visual Art Archive (IVAA), Yogyakarta, Indonesia. Internship through Murdoch University, as videographer & video editor.

2016 - Light + Shade Media, Brisbane. Assistant videographer.

2013

Print Hutt, Sydney. Assistant Screen Printing: mixing inks, printing, cleaning screens.

Cinemotive Films, Sydney.  Assistant Video Editor: organising workflow, editing videos.

2012 - Blood and Thunder Publishing, Sydney. Publishing Assistant, printing on Risograph.

2007-2009 - Ted’s Camera Stores, Sydney. Salesman and warehouse/stock control, cash handling.

2006 - PM Photo, Sydney. Studio Assistant, office assistant, selecting & sleeving negatives.


Freelance Work

2017 - Erica Boucher Design. Photographs of designs on location at Belle's Hot Chicken, Glebe.

Various photography and videography of live music performances.

2013 - Climate Council, Sydney. Portrait photographer for web/print media.

2011 - Maria’s Weddings, in store shoot of models and dresses, Petersham, Sydney.

2009 - Assistant wedding photographer, PM Photo, Sydney.

2008

One Flew East band photographer, for promo kits/street press, Sydney.

4REAL 4KIBRERA charity, shoot of exhibition & music performance, Oxford Art Factory, Darlinghurst, Sydney.

Attik clothing, in-store shoot for press, Sydney.

Internship at StupidKrap artist studios, Surry Hills, Sydney. Photographing, managing online presence.

 

Publications & Selected Exhibitions

2017 - vanlife/peace & inhale/exhale, landscape & nature photography publications, from travelling the coast of QLD, NSW & TAS over the last three years. Photos are here.

2015 - If you want to fight the power, get the power to fight, protest zine about the destruction of the Kimberleys WA, Leard State Forest NSW, Great Barrier Reef QLD.

Independent Photography Festival, Hard Worker’s Club, Fitzroy, Melbourne.

let’s not worry about conciousness / it is what it is / but what is it? stein, zine about living in Melbourne to hitchhiking around Australia. Photos are here and here.

2012 - oust! Stein zine and launch in Chippendale, Sydney.

2010

Stein II: NYC, NYC travel zine in group show at Friends of the Federation, Kings Cross, Sydney. Photos are here.

Exhibition at Friends of the Federation, Kings Cross, Sydney.

Read Stein Stein!  zine and launch in Sydney

2009

In Full Bloom, HSBC Centre. Sydney. An exhibition showcasing Sydney’s emerging artists & photographers.

A Day In The Life, Motorola, China Central Square, Beijing.  An exhibition of 7 international photographers work for promotion.

My Sydney Now, Museum of Sydney, Sydney. First prize winner of photojournalism competition. Exhibition of prints from finalists.

AT-ER-JE, Ruby Rabbit, Darlinghurst, Sydney. Exhibition showcasing new artists in Sydney.

 

Relevant Skill Set

Digital and 120/35mm film camera operation, black & white and colour film development, film scanning

Image retouching, editing & curating of photo stories

Adobe Suite: especially Photoshop, Lightroom, InDesign, Premiere

HTML/CSS experience, various CMS experience.

 

Other usefuls

B. Arts in Sustainable Development (Murdoch University, Perth, AU)

Experience in peaceful frontline action in environmental blockades

Bush regeneration experience

Adventure cap and nomadic tendancies abound.