My name is Emma Burr and my passion for filmmaking and photography derived from my love for traveling and immersing myself in different cultures around the world. I work well under pressure, I am organized and incredibly driven.


9/09 – Current

Still Photographer (Founder & Owner) – Emma Burr Photography

9/09 – Current

• Develop networking and marketing skills through establishing a formal business website • Attain professional communication skills through interacting with clients • Acquire leadership and organizational skills through managing business operations

10/16 – 10/16

Production Assistant – St. Lawrence International Film Festival

10/16 – 10/16

Assisting actors and actresses in the movie theater, punching tickets, educating guests on the featured films being shown in the theater, directing guests to the correct theaters

1/14 – 8/14

Videographer – The Lighthouse Works

1/14 – 8/14

• Documenting the work of several Lighthouse Works artists through photographs and videos to be posted on various social media platforms, based in Fishers Island, NY.

1/14 – 5/14

Still Photographer – St. Lawrence University

1/14 – 5/14

• Produced media content for St. Lawrence University website • Conducted weekly photographing projects for on campus events, activities and sports for the University magazine


  • Ngorongoro Crater 2014

  • From Snow Bowl to Titus, Featured on in article "The 11 Best Colleges for Skier


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Class of '16

St. Lawrence University

Bachelor of Arts
Class of '15

Tumaini Unversity

5 Credits
Class of '12

Hingham High School


My Gear

  • Canon t5i
  • GoPro Hero 3
  • GoPro Hero 4
  • ProMaster Flash
  • Sony Digital Video Recorder
  • Studio Lights


  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Aperture
  • Final Cut Pro
  • iMovie
  • InDesign
  • iPhoto
  • LightRoom
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft Office
  • Microsoft Word
  • PhotoShop
  • Powerpoint