Métier Outline of Don Schumann
Camera Operator: Mana Huang
Hair/Makeup/Lighting/Style by Don Schumann
“The greatest quest in life is to reach one’s potential.”
December, 2016 to March, 2017
Musician manager, promoter, multilingual marketing literature and news release copywriter, stylist, makeup artist, independent music producer, filmmaker, Gimbal Operator, DoP and editor
July, 2013 to July, 2016
Volunteer for multinational charity groups, at the same time, as a live sound technician, stage DMX lighting man, singer, lecturer, donation packing/managing, soup kitchen cook and an interpreter...
1997 to 2012
Freelance Writer, Photographer and Columnist mainly in the Travel Sections and a book author
Agenda: Frequent contributing/invited author/photographer to newspapers, magazines and books. Writer and Photographer of "Image Journey" and "Shopping Maps" 2 Columns for daily newspapers, also, "View Window" for Airlines. Published both title and series books.
Detail: Client base mainly consisted of World Geography (France/Germany/Taiwan), Liberty Times (Taiwan), Verve the inflight magazine of EVA Air (Taiwan), Alitalia Airlines (Italy), Mandarin Airlines (Taiwan), National Geographic Traveler (China/USA), Official Korea Tourism Organization (South Korea), Thai Tourism (Thailand), Thai Airways (Thailand/Taiwan), etc.
April, 2005 to October, 2010
CEO and Marketing Director, Don Schumann Photography
Agenda: Establish the Imagery and Publishing Firm
Detail: Client base mainly consisted of Poggenpohl Luxusküchen (Germany), HOLA (Taiwan), Far Eastern Air (Taiwan), Franz Collection Inc. (Germany/Taiwan), TransAsia Airways (Taiwan), Mandarin Airlines (Taiwan), LVMH (France), Remy Martin (France/Taiwan), Jin Sho Publishing (Taiwan), Earth Publishing (Taiwan), MTI (France/Netherlands), NEC (Japan), etc.
Worldwide Hotels ranging from 5-star to 7-star, please refer to: http://donschumann.blogspot.com/search/label/Hotels
December, 2004 to 2008
Official Photographer for Department of Tourism Philippines
Agenda: Covering all of the famous destinations, 5-Star Hotels, Malls, Underwater and high-end restaurants throughout Philippines for International Promotions. Including featured articles, printing matters, calendars and multimedia presentations, etc.
Detail: On location to El Nido, Subic Bay, Palawan, Manila, Laoag, Baguio, Boracay, Cebu, Bohol, Taal Volcano, etc.
January, 1988 to November, 2004
Freelance Professional Photographer
Agenda: Photography based in Los Angeles, Japan, London and Taiwan providing Media, Fashion, Dining, Interior, industry, Model Agency, Commercial, Editorial, Show Business, Stock Agency services, etc.
Detail: Client base mainly consisted of Stardom Model Agency (Australia/Hong Kong/Taiwan), Blanca Magazine (Japan/Taiwan), Continental Airlines (Guam/USA), Little Newton (Japan/Taiwan), Little Little Newton (Japan/Taiwan), China Airlines (Taiwan), Chrysler Mobile (US/Taiwan), Mook Publishing (Taiwan), ToGo Magazine (Taiwan), Catwalk Model Agency (Taiwan), Travel.com (Taiwan), Linking Publishing Groups (Taiwan), Volvo Cars Corporation (Malaysia/Singapore), Crown Publishing (Taiwan), Lufthansa Airlines (Germany), American Express (US/Taiwan), EVA Air (Hawaii/Taiwan), Tuntex Group Construction (Taiwan), Delta Airlines (USA), etc.
Photography since 1974
Over decades of using Apple Computers, since 1977
Over decades in the use of Photoshop Software
Chinese, Fluent in Listening, Speaking and Reading
English, Fluent in Listening, Speaking, Writing and Reading
Good Interpersonal and Communication Skills