Photography Intern

Employer UW-Madison, College of Letters & Science
Location Madison, WI
Type Internship
Apply by January 18, 2021
More details https://studentjobs.hr.wisc.edu/cw/en-us/job/496989
Posted on January 4, 2021

Description

Position Summary

  • Capturing and processing images until desired results are achieved for various platforms (editorial, digital and social)
  • Constantly improve image quality using various editing methods
  • Develop the College’s photo library
  • Organize and catalog images for future use and to coordinate and manage image posts to social media
  • Assist with various design and video editing projects as needed
  • Arrange objects, scenes, lighting and background to adhere to specifications
  • Direct participants/photography subjects
  • Maintain an in depth understanding of photographic best practices and procedures
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

  • Excellent photography skills
  • Strong photo editing skills using various software
  • A ability to work well in a team
  • Have a creative mindset
  • Interest in learning more about the L&S environment
  • Proven professional shooting experience
  • Proficient experience with photography equipment
  • Solid knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, InDesign or other photography/video editing specific software
  • Competency in applying photographic best practices and techniques
  • Knowledge of production process for online publishing and various printing applications
  • Ability to juggle multiple tasks
  • Strong oral communication skills
  • High standard of professionalism when working with a team and while photographing subjects

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Proficient experience with photography equipment
  • Solid knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, InDesign or other photography/video editing specific software
  • Competency in applying photographic best practices and techniques
  • Knowledge of production process for online publishing and various printing applications