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Career Objectives

To work with Graphic Designers, Art Directors and Corporations in creating
photographic solutions for marketing, brand communication and advertising needs.

I bring my many photographic talents, expertise and wide variety of experience
to the creative team to produce only the highest quality images.



1/2002—Present: michaelrameyphoto.com / Ramey Photo, Owner and Operator.
Specializing in Corporate Industrial / Location / People / Advertising

Clients include; Weyerhaeuser Corporation*, Boeing Aerospace*, Microsoft,
Unisea Seafood’s, Entertainment Publications, First Financial Bank Northwest, Rainier Pacific Bank, Sterling Savings, Caldwell Banker / Bain, 3M Corporation, Qwest Communications*, McBride Construction, Hayes Drilling, Pfizer, Archer Daniel Midland, Paccar, Data I/O*, Intermec, Ocular Instruments*,               Zumar Corporation, Puget Power, Seattle City Light, Dayco Industries*, Hagen/Top Foods, Alpac Corporation, Campiche/Blue, Seattle Pacific University*,   
Hagen/Top Foods, James Clark Design Images*, Chuck Harbaugh Design*, Bruce Hale Design*, Paul Prentice Design*, Imagine, Seattle Center Corporation, Children's Hospital & Medical Center*, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center*, University of Washington Medical Center and the World Association of Children and Parents*.

                Crafted unique photographic solutions for a variety of regional,
                 national and international marketing, advertising and design assignments.

                Comprehensive and experiential understanding of
                 complex advertising design perspectives.

                Talent for negotiating, planning and organizing projects within parameters, on time and on budget.

                Assembled, managed and directed the creative production team,
                 the support personnel and talent.

                Responsible for providing a vision of the project to the team members and for encouraging their success.

          Implemented production strategies and efficient photographic systems to facilitate the appropriate design or advertising solution.


September 2015 – Present: Seattle Central Community College, Seattle WA

  Adjunct Instructor, Media Arts & Continuing Education Departments


January 1996 – July 2015: Art Institute of Seattle, Seattle WA

  Full-Time Instructor and Portfolio Chairman, Media Arts Department



 MA Education, Argosy University, Seattle, WA

   Graduated March 2007

           Emphasis on educational leadership in post-secondary education


 BFA – Photography and Advertising, Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA

   Graduated January 1980


 AA – Business Administration, Penn Valley Community College, Kansas City, MO

   Graduated May 1976

 References, Curriculum Vitae and Portfolios available upon request.  * Design/Recognition Award