casey crocker arts

ART IS THE MEDIUM FOR THE MIND

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Casey Harwell Crocker                                 

501.682.7609     

Little Rock, AR

[email protected]


Education

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 2000 -2004                                      

University of Arkansas             

GPA  3.6                                                                        Fayetteville, AR        

BFA Studio Arts, Emphasis in Photography  

Minor in Photojournalism        

                                                                            

David Durst Senior Scholarship                                      

1997 – 2000   Savannah College of Art and Design          

GPA3.5                                                                                  Savannah, GA              

 Aptitudes:  Photography, Drawing, Printmaking, Serigraphy, Graphic Design,  Chemistry, Journalism, Writing, Literature, Spanish, and Music.

 

Professional   Experience

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 April 2010 – Current

PSI                                                                                           Carrolton, TX

Graphic Artist

Create graphic artwork and photographs for marketing material and online or print needs.  Create proofs for customers and general office responsibilities.

 

March 2010 – Current

Crocker & Associates                                        

Dallas, TX

Marketing & Art Director / Labor

Generate artwork and photographs for marketing material and online or print needs for main company and daughter company, Architectural Improvements.  Responsibilities also include general labor and generating project and technical drawings for remodeling and design production. 

 

Sept 2008 – March 2010

Camren Photographic Resources                         

Denver, CO

Webmaster & Customer Service

Prepare and organize camera and grip equipment for rental.  Maintain website information, artwork, and information in the company catalog. Responsibilities also include general customer assistance, providing video transfer services, and photographing products for online representation.

 

Sept 2006 –Sept 2008 

Arkansas Department of Parks And Tourism

Little Rock, AR

Photographer/Visual Coordinator

Research and prepare photographs for the State of Arkansas for either promotional use or documentary purposes. Also responsible for the total image archive condition and Image processing and publishing needs. Every aspect of each image was controlled by a two person staff including post-production, print media, and web posting.  Create video promotions and documentaries and conduct historical interviews of Arkansas and its’ noteworthy citizens or events.

 

 

2006—2009       

The Photo Standard                  

Little Rock, AR / Denver, CO

co-Founder and Photographer                                       

The Photo Standard/The Photo Co. is a private company that offers many types of photographic services such as: portraits, wedding, fine art, commercial, aerial, music, and architectural photography, image reproduction, image processing, digital restoration, art direction, and graphic design. The company also networks photographers and arranges various photo shoots to match a client’s particular vision and is now headed by the company’s other co-founder and his wife.

 

2002—2007 

Bedford Camera and Video

Fayetteville & Little Rock, AR

Chief Instructor And Class Coordinator

Initiate, design, and set in motion several photography classes of different levels and types of photography such as: Crash Course, the shortest class designed to familiarize customers with their camera, Intro to Photo, the most extensive and most popular six week course, and two week workshops about either Portraiture, Landscape, Macro, or Nature Photography. 

 

2001- 2006   

Bedford Camera and Video                           

Customer Service Representative and Repair Manager

Advise customers on photographic subjects, consumer and professional retail

sales, troubleshooting, manage camera repairs, either in house or send away.

 

2000-2001            

Collier Photo                    

Fayetteville, AR

Customer Service Representative

Photographic equipment sales, prepare copy work, traditional and custom

color printing, digital mastering, and oversee consignment sales.

 

2000 – 2004    

University Of AR Press      

Fayetteville, AR

Staff Photographer

Photograph University of Arkansas events and sports. 

Publications Include: The Razorback and The Traveler.

 

1999         

Savannah College Jen Library       

Savannah, GA

Librarian Assistant and Assistant Slide Librarian

Library organization, check out, and student research assistant. 

Responsibilities became slide collection maintenance and slide production.

 

1995-1995, 1997 & 2000  

Process One of Benton      

Fayetteville, AR / Little Rock, AR

Photography Lab Technician

Customer service, copy work preparation, traditional and customized color

and black and white printing and processing.  Specialized in Dye-Destruction.