Photojournalist resume Format

By | February 22, 2010

A photojournalist has the added advantage of showing copies or sample of the photos that he/she has done for the purpose of presentation when in an interview.

Then if the photos have an adjacent story behind them, he could easily win over an interviewing panel without as much as a word.

But as always, a resume is always required fore reference purposes and also captures the basic personal details that the photographs will not show.

A sample photojournalism resume is as shown below. This will be helpful for you in writing resumes for sample journalist resume, and sample Photographer resume.

Sample Photojournalist Resume

Mathew Mutton

12th Devlin Street

Mascot 456


Mobile No: +1 23 54 33

Telephone No: +1 23 52 31

Career Objective

To get to one day work in a prestigious media house that distinguishes great photojournalism from other forms of journalism. To work hard in my career, get better and more refined skills and knowledge that will help me be consistent with the best professionals in the business.

To make every effort to be at the front position of photojournalists getting as many leads as possible and hopefully win a photojournalism award.

Professional Experience

2007 – 2009: Photojournalist the Guardian Washington D.C


  • Taking photos in major events in the city
  • Writing stories that accompany the photos
  • Reviewing and rewriting news from around the world
  • Attend photojournalists’ meetings as well as the editorial assembly

Educational Background

2003 – 2006: Degree, Journalism and Mass Communication, Multimedia University of Wisconsin

2000 – 2002: Diploma, Mass Communication, Stanford College, Wisconsin


Available on request

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