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  Nicole DiMella
 
Professional/Personal Overview
  A tenacious photography professional with a unique blend of perspectives - that's me! I possess more than 15 years of experience in publishing, "focusing" on images, as a photo editor, photo/picture/image/media researcher, and photographer.
Work Info
 
Expertise
Editor (photo, picture) 17 Years
Photographer 17 Years
Researcher 11 Years
Specialty
Books & Literature 10 Years
Education 10 Years
Family, Children & Teenagers 10 Years
Total Media Industry Experience
17 Years
Media Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)
Rosen Publishing Group (11+), Saint Mary's Press (1-2), Stonesong (1-2), Pearson Education (1-2), QBS Learning (1-2)
Other Work History
Enslow Publishers, Inc., Berkeley Heights, NJ - Photo Manager, 2006 2013
Rosen Publishing Group, New York, NY - Photo Researcher, 2005 2006
Macmillan/McGraw-Hill Education, New York, NY - Image Coordinator, 2004 2005
NJN Publishing, Somerville, NJ - Staff Photographer, 1998 2004
Sygma Photo News, New York, NY - Assistant Photo Researcher, 1997 1998
Computer Skills
Mac OSX - Photoshop, InCopy, InDesign, Excel, Word
Equipment
Mac OSX desktop, external hard drives, iPhone and iPad; Canon EOS digital camera body, 24-60mm/2.8 and 70-200mm/2.8 lenses, flash and accessories
References
Names and numbers upon request. List includes editors, art director, stock photo agency representative, author and marketing manager.
Awards
NJPA (New Jersey Press Association) Better Newspaper Contest Award, General News, 1998
Associations
ASPP - American Society of Picture Professionals
Other
Experience as editorial and stock photographer guides my awareness of the needs of both image buyers and sellers.
Freelancer Availability
I freelance full-time. I live near New York, NY. I am willing to travel locally. I have a driver's license. I have access to a car.
Work Samples
 
(Enslow Publishers, 1/1/2014)
photo research and art direction for YA fiction book cover
(Enslow Publishers, 1/1/2011)
photo research and original location photography for children's nonfiction book series about cheerleading
(Enslow Publishers, 1/1/2008)
original studio photography of crafts for children's book series
original stock photography portfolio
(Enslow/Scholastic)
photo research for children's educational nonfiction publication
Contact Info
  Nicole DiMella
Morristown, NJ 
USA

E-Mail: nicole@lemon-snap.com
Website: http://www.lemon-snap.com