Support and assist in photography shoots, image processing and studio calendaring and maintenance.
•Work closely with our Traffic Coordinator, Photographer, Video Producer and Art Director to maintain an accurate photography/videography calendar to ensure adequate production and post-production studio time.
•Assist with packaging photography and step-out photography as needed.
•Work closely with lead photographer and Art Director to process digital images for design and digital use, including color correction, clipping paths, cropping, resizing and retouching. Proof for color accuracy and quality.
•Maintain the Digital Assets Library, including using proper naming conventions, keywords, branded file structures and archiving of older assets.
•Utilize Workfront Project Management Software to stay current on all tasks.
•Continually inventory photoshoot equipment, props, products and supplies, both prior to and after photoshoots.
•Assist photographer and video producer in studio and on location for equipment setup, production and teardown.
•Help organize shot lists for accuracy and efficiency for photo shoots.
•Support lead photographer with preparing proofs for approval.
•Assist in booking talent and invoicing.
•Passion for photography and digital studio processes.
•Strong organizational skills and self-starter.
•Creative eye with a drive to constantly train and learn.
•Ability to take direction and give support.
•General understanding of lighting, set design and image composition both for studio environment and outdoor lifestyle environments.
•General understanding of digital imaging equipment, cameras, lighting systems and software.
•General knowledge of studio productivity though organized shot lists.
•General knowledge of process images with appropriate cropping, clipping paths, color correction, editing, manipulation, resizing, and retouching.
•Entry level knowledge of Adobe CS6 suite with an emphasis in Lightroom CS4 and Canon DPP Software.
BEHAVIORS AND PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES
•Work well under pressure and deliver excellent work under extremely tight deadlines.
•Strong attention to detail and organization.
•Ability to learn quickly and apply skills learned.
•Comfortable collaborating as well as working independently under supervision.
•High drive to meet and exceed expectations and beat deadlines.
•Team focused to achieve goals.
•Ability to constantly stay focused on achieving the best end results.
•Adapt quickly to changing priorities.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
•Bachelor's Degree in Photography is preferred; will consider Associate's Degree in Photography
•1-2 years of professional experience
•Portfolio demonstrating photography experience through a variety of projects.
•Excellent communication (written, oral, interpersonal) and organization skills
•Experience with Lightroom, Adobe Photoshop, and Adobe Bridge a plus
COMPUTER SOFTWARE AND/OR EQUIPMENT, TOOLS, MACHINES
•Familiarity with Adobe CC with emphasis on Lightroom and Photoshop
•Apple iMac 27" Desktop and MacBook Pro with Apple Cinema Displays, external HDD's and Tethertools tethering equipment
•Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark II and Mark III
•Canon lenses 24-70mm F2.8L, 24-135mm f/4L, Canon EF 70-200 2.8L, Canon EF 70-200mm f/4 USM Lens, Canon EF 28- 135mm IS USM Lens, Canon EF 50mm 1.4
•Broncolor studio lighting power Packs and Broncolor lamp heads including Primo, Flashman, Hazylight/Mini Hazylight, Primo, Pulsospot4, Pulso-flooter, Lightbar, along with misc. AlienBees monolights including AlienBees ABR800 ring flash. Canon 580 EXII Camera Flash.
•Misc. grip and lighting modifier equipment for both studio and location production
•Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook)
•Digital Asset Management System - Portfolio
•Project Management System - Workfront
•Brand and Product Training
•Studio Overview and Systems Training
•Workfront Project Management System
•Portfolio Digital Asset Management System
THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION IS COMPLETED BY HUMAN RESOURCES
Physical Work Environment: Working Conditions: Requires ability to work until job is completed. Physical requirements include walking, stooping, lifting up to 50 lbs. and standing for extended periods of time. This description portrays in general terms the type and levels of work performed and is not intended to be all-inclusive or to represent specific duties of any one incumbent. The job responsibilities and tasks described herein may be modified and expanded over time.
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