Photo Retoucher

Writing a great photo retoucher resume is important because it is one of the first things a potential employer will see when they are considering you for a position. It is your opportunity to make a good first impression and sell yourself as the best candidate for the job.

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Karmen Cofresi | (293) 161-7285 | Portland, ME


I am a Photo Retoucher with over 3 years of experience in the industry. I have worked on a variety of projects, from small personal ones to large commercial campaigns. My skills include retouching photos, manipulating images, and creating digital art. I am an expert at using Photoshop and other similar software programs. In addition to my technical skills, I have a good eye for detail and composition. This allows me to create stunning visual effects that are both realistic and aesthetically pleasing


Photo Retoucher at Bella Images, MEMar 2022 - Present

  • Successfully retouched photos for a major fashion magazine - 100,000+ readers.
  • Achieved consistent 5-star ratings on from over 500 clients.
  • Managed a team of 4 photo retouchers and increased productivity by 30%.
  • Retouched an average of 100 photos per day with 99% accuracy.
  • Created custom Photoshop actions to speed up the editing process.

Photo Retoucher I at Portrait Retouching, MEJul 2019 - Jan 2022

  • I increased web traffic to the company website by 30% through optimizing photos for search engine ranking.
  • I cut production costs by 15% by developing a new image processing workflow.
  • I boosted customer satisfaction ratings by 20% due to my attention to detail in photo retouching.
  • I produced high-quality images within tight deadlines, often working on short notice.
  • I was recognized as Employee of the Month 3 times for my outstanding work in photo retouching.


Associate of Arts in Photography at Maine College of Art, Portland, MESep 2014 - May 2019

I've learned how to take and edit photos, as well as how to use different photography equipment.


  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Lightroom
  • Photo Editing
  • Retouching Photos
  • Enhancing Images
  • Creating Collages

Annelle Wahlgren | (166) 295-1159 | West Des Moines, IA


I have over three years of experience as a photo retoucher. I am skilled in Photoshop, Lightroom, and other similar software programs. I have a keen eye for detail and enjoy creating beautiful images. My clients have included magazines, fashion brands, advertising agencies, and individual photographers. I am reliable and take pride in my work.


Photo Retoucher at Fiverr, IAJun 2022 - Present

  • I increased the company's online sales by 20% through optimized product photos.
  • I cut editing time for staff photographers by 50% with my new Lightroom presets.
  • I retouched and color-corrected 100 high-resolution images for a major ad campaign in one week.
  • Trained 3 junior photo editors in Photoshop, Lightroom, and InDesign.
  • Shot and edited a corporate headshot series of 200 employees over 2 weeks.

Photo Retoucher I at Upwork, IAJul 2019 - Apr 2022

  • Successfully retouched and edited photos for 100+ clients.
  • Achieved a 98% satisfaction rating from clients.
  • Retouched an average of 50 photos per day.
  • Maintained high quality standards while meeting deadlines.
  • Trained 2 new photo retouchers.


Associate of Arts in Photography at Drake University, IAAug 2015 - May 2019

I've learned how to use a camera, how to edit photos, and how to create a portfolio.


  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Lightroom
  • Photo Editing
  • Color Correction
  • Retouching
  • Image Manipulation