Sample CV Template

A resume outlines one’s skills and educational qualifications so that employers can be able to see them at a glance. So don’t sell yourself short. Chose an appropriate CV template that will help you highlight these skills well. Depending on the industry and region one is in. Your curriculum vitae must be clear, up to date and compact.

Sample CV Template

Jane Green

5 High Street

Hedle End


H76 TY5

Telephone: 372 682 0912

Mobile: 44 4278 6601

Career Objective

To work in an environment where I can use my skills to bring profitability to the organization

Educational Qualifications

2000-2003: Bachelor of Arts in Photography, University of Reading

Professional Qualifications

    1. Freelance Photographer


  • Setting up photography equipment and taking them down such as props, cameras
  • Managing lighting during photography sessions
  • Carrying out styling before photo shoots
  • Testing camera techniques, calibrations and other equipment
  • Operating photography computer software
  • Editing images and distributing them to clients
  • Operating various cameras and knowing the strengths and limitations of each
  • Ability to perform minor repairs on photography equipment
  • Evaluating technical aspects related to a photo shoot and getting the best shot by adjusting the environmental features, choosing the right equipment, lighting and other features
  • Worked with various organizations and teams
  • Archiving digital images on computers
  • Kept management up to date on new technology and photography systems
    1. Staff photographer, National Geographic Magazine


  • Working with the editorial team to get photographs for each required publication
  • Working and maintaining the photography printer
  • Working and managing props, lights and company cameras
  • Ensured high quality image photography production
  • Used computers to ensure good colour balance and contrast in images
  • Took part in a team for setting up studio photography
  • Trained other members on how to take good quality pictures
  • Capturing images using digital cameras
  • Scheduling, planning and budgeting for photo shoots
  • Consulted with other staff to get information on shoots


Using In Design and Photoshop CS4

Keeping photography database and records in servers and computers

Shooting pictures indoors and outdoors

Certifications and Awards

2005 Photographer of the year in CNN world Photography Awards


Outdoor sports and taking pictures underwater while snorkelling


Available on request