Alyssa Johnson

Photographer

Minneapolis, MN

www.photosbyamj.com

@photosbyamj

alyssa@photosbyamj.com

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts 

Photography

Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN

Expected Graduation of May 2019

Accademia di Belle Arti di Firenze

Florence, IT

January 2018 – June 2018

Experience 

Print Technician

MCAD Service Bureau 

Minneapolis, MN

January 2015 – Present

     Performed layout and other signs

     utilizing computer software, to

     incorporate art, printed material,

     numbers, pictures, and charts. 

Intern

Ben Saefke Photography, 

St. Anthony, MN

August 2018 – January 2019

     Editing in Photoshop and Lightroom

     Creating Previews for Clients

     Assistant Photographer

Freelance Photographer

Minneapolis, MN

     Wedding Photography, 2016

     Family Photography, 2015–2016

     Senior Photography, 2015–2018

Awards and Recognition

MPCC Hubbard Broadcasting Scholarship, $1000

Cy DeCosse ’52 Scholarship, $3240

MCAD Photo Merit Award, $2000

Virginia Binger Scholarship, $1333

MCAD NOW Scholarship, $1823

MN State Grant, $4372

MCAD Opportunity Grant, $1656

MCAD Visual Scholarship, 4 year, $52,000

Juried Exhibitions

B.I Worldwide Gallery

October 2018–February 2019

Phoenix Condominiums

February 2018–August 2018

Barnes & Thornburg Law Offices

August 2017–February 2018

Personal

I am always happy to help others and work together. I am creative,

hands-on, a great listener, planner, and communicator. I am able to

quickly learn new skills, technologies, and applications.


Languages

English

Basic Italian

Skills

Adobe Photoshop CC

Adobe Illustrator CC

Adobe InDesign CC

Adobe Lightroom

Microsoft Word

DSLR Nikon Cameras

Large Format 4x5 Photography

Darkroom Developing

Epson Inkjet Printers

Canon Copiers

B&W Film Processing

Guillotine-Cutters

Booklet-Makers

Folding Machines

Perfect-Binder