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Mike Botto | Elance
Last Sign-in: Apr 6, 2015

Mike Botto

Experienced Photographer, photo editor/digital art
  |   Talca, Maule

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Minimum Hourly Rate $16

Experienced freelance digital photographer, with a good working knowledge of Photoshop for photographers,and production print. With some graphic design and copy writing skills

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Part of a Christmas email promotional campaign for a Chilean wine wholesaler
A flier to promote a workshop creating traditional Chilean dolls
A project for a British client restoring and retouching a number of world war 2...
An example of a page of brochure produced for a corporate events company
Wine promotion for Chilean wine wholesaler for national holidays in Chile
One of many panels that are part of the visitors center interpreting the nationalpark....
In this example I have shown the front cover and a sample page of a brochure I...
In this example I have shown the front cover and a sample page of a brochure I...

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Adobe Photoshop
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Service Description

Digital manipulation services offered include , photo retouching, editing ,restoration, compositing, colour balancing and management, image pre press and processing for web display devices, layout and simple graphic design projects such as logos and corporate packs,.

Photography services offered, I am British photographer based in Chile who works mostly in producing images for the tourism industry., With easy access to a wide variety of stunning landscapes, including mountainous and volcanic scenes, coastlines, wine and agricultural scenes,Open to commissioned photographic assignments if your organisation should need such original images of the categories mentioned or of scenes unique to Chile or western Argentina I also have a collection of original library images available for use.

Clients have included Sernatur Region del Maule, Conaf, Fiesta del Chancho Muerto for Municipalidad of Talca, Indap for the Rural Tourism programme as well as a number of hotels and tour operators.

I have also on occasions been asked to provide researched copy (in English) to accompany the images I have provided, particularly for my clients in Chile

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University Autonoma de Chile Talca
English Teacher Native English Speaker Program
2015 - Present
Assisting and teaching English language under graduate students, to develop their conversational and verbal reasoning skills in spoken English
Maule Business of Office LTDA
2011 - Present
Developing projects started by the UK office such as introducing a range of English beers to the Chilean supermarket chain Jumbo. Present activities of Maule Business office include developing and...
Self Employed Semi Professional Photographer
Photographer / Digital Artworker
2005 - Present
Carrying out commissioned photographic assignments and providing training courses in Photoshop and photographic techniques. Photographic assignments include clients such as Sernatur Region del...
Maule Business of Office LTDA (UK)
2010 - 2011
Set up Maule Business Office(UK) with a number of Chilean associates specialising in Consultancy ,Tourism ,and international commercial activity between Chile and the European union. Working...
Maule Tours
Joint Manager
2008 - 2010
Joint manager, guide and co owner of a receptive tour operator specializing in wine tours and outdoor activities.
Boots PLC Head Office Beeston , UK
Digital press/ Pre-press and print operator
1997 - 2005
Mainframe computer tape Librarian, upkeep maintained, archiving .and mounting digital tapes and cartridges used in main frame operation, up keep and backing up of LAN networks Digital press/...


Wolverhampton Polytechnic United Kingdom
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Human Geography
1981 - 1984
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