Photo Job Description

Photo Job Description

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Photo Duties & Responsibilities

To write an effective photo job description, begin by listing detailed duties, responsibilities and expectations. We have included photo job description templates that you can modify and use.

Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Must possess a strong knowledge of photography including lighting, technique and photographers and the ability to suggest the right photographer for the assignment
Responsible for managing photographic assets by ensuring that the best and most appropriate photography is produced and curated to support these clients and their business needs
The Photo Editor also collaborates and partners with the internal photography team including, the creative director, staff and freelance photographers, staff producers, project managers, graphic designers and retouchers
Editing is needed on a wide variety of photographic styles - from high- end gallery shoots, unit photography taken during the production of shows, to sports, news, corporate and live events
Contribute to studio safety and equipment organization initiatives
Drafting of photography/photo editing guidelines in coordination with his/her team
Supervision of photography/photo editing guidelines
Work with Disney Stills and Publicity to ensure recording sessions, director reviews, and other key film production meetings are visually documented
Coordinate the scheduling of photo shoots with various departments and productions
Loads new images and video, along with any relevant release documentation into digital archive management system

Photo Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Photo

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: DRS, AED, CPR, DOT, PMP, FAA, COA, SCRUM, PMI, UAS

Education for Photo

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the photo job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and Collage Degree in Photography, Education, Associates, Design, Digital Design, Communication, Engineering, Visual Arts, Technical, Graphic Design

Skills for Photo

Desired skills for photo include:

Store systems and store equipment
Photoshop
Photography
Lightroom
Lighting
Adobe Creative Suite
Excel
Microsoft Office
Adobe Photoshop
Equipment

Desired experience for photo includes:

Ability to work on both Mac and PC platforms (eCommerce CMS tools)
Understanding of image delivery best practices, file optimization, proper sizing
Must have the ability to communicate effectively and tactfully with all levels of personnel (in person, written, telephone)
Previous entertainment experience a plus
Demonstrated ability to work in high volume, fast paced production environment
A quick study on learning other software applications such as FileMaker Pro, Fetch, Media Grid

Photo Examples

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Photo Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking to fill the role of photo. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for photo
  • Willingly perform and effectively prioritize any additional tasks that are requested by the photographer, Photo Art Director, Producer, or stylists
  • Work intensely under deadline pressure with editors and reporters
  • Maintain and manage network of freelance image contributors
  • The Photo Editor is responsible for not only selecting the best images but for overseeing talent approvals, retouching and post-production of the images and for making sure the delivery of these assets is within stated deadlines
  • Responsible for working with clients on site/shoot to give direction to photographers, set up shots if needed and handle shoot delivery
  • A Photo Editor is an invaluable creative/strategic partner to our main clients in Public Relations, Corporate Communications, Print/On-air Marketing and Social Media primarily use the photographic assets produced by this department
  • A sharp eye for detail and a visual "take" on projects is essential
  • Work directly with the assigned photographer, providing production and field support as needed including booking locations, arranging for local managers, risk documentation, coordinating interviews, securing visa, permits and releases, Assist on remote photo shoots and those at headquarters as needed
  • Handle digital production for Senior Photo Editors’ online stories—e.g
  • Field and assess all pap agency pitches, red carpet events, newsworthy social posts, to pitch for broadcast and online each morning and throughout the day, handling credits and quality control
Qualifications for photo
  • Ability and willingness to deal with outside talent
  • Sense of design
  • Strong knowledge of intellectual property rights, a plus
  • Experience with photo editing and/or retouching a plus
  • Must be able to work in an extremely fast-paced and deadline-driven environment
  • Must be able to prioritize and handle multiple tasks simultaneously
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Photo Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of photo. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for photo
  • Maintain relationships with contacts at all the photo/pap agencies
  • Fill out purchase orders, email usage reports for broadcast and digital to photo agencies, check and sign off on all broadcast invoices for the accounting department
  • Assist with customer/vendor contacts related to digital assets, researching and resolving customer-facing image coverage and quality issues, and performing quality assurance on digital assets
  • Look for process improvement opportunities to streamline, increase productivity, or reduce defects
  • Ensure Imaging standards are maintained
  • Accurately performs color correction on images under defined and standardized conditions
  • Professional experience assisting in a commercial studio
  • Use of professional photo techniques
  • Training others and maintaining contact with the wider business
  • Monitoring of project progress and compliance with the objectives (image quality, SLA compliance)
Qualifications for photo
  • Must have strong communication & organizational skills and ability to effectively interact with all levels of personnel, clients & vendors
  • Must have ability to pay close attention to details
  • Must have ability to organize
  • Capture One experience a plus
  • 1 + years’ experience within photo dept
  • 3-5 years experience managing is preferred
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Photo Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking to fill the role of photo. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for photo
  • Work with editors and Art Director to identify photography needs for books and online stories
  • Monitoring of the work of individual projects for cost and any re-invoicing (outside of the flow, re-shoots)
  • Responsibility and checking productivity
  • Comparison and collection of ideas/info with photographers and the visual staff to improve and update the V&P team
  • Coordinating/monitoring/contact with photo editing
  • Liaising with V&P colleagues and with other company departments
  • Take photographs of all products that are received in to the Distribution Center
  • Assist the Slotting Lead with daily duties as time allows
  • Supports the Photo Standards project, drafting, modifying, and updating guidelines
  • Patterns the competition to understand best practices in eCommerce copy
Qualifications for photo
  • Basic computer skills required, working knowledge of MS Excel and Word desired
  • Must wear protective clothing and equipment
  • Ability to operate a forklift and pass forklift certification preferred
  • Valid drivers license and a clean driving record preferred
  • Tethered-capture
  • Ability to operate moving equipment such as pallet jacks, hand trucks and dollies light power tools
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Photo Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking for a photo. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for photo
  • Knowledge of communication law as it applies to photography
  • Knowledge of photo software programs such as Photoshop and Photo Mechanic
  • Knowledge of photographic equipment and how it functions
  • Traffic delivery of photography
  • Tracks samples and prepares shot lists for Photo Studio
  • Edit images each day for inclusion in digital properties, create photo galleries for Bravotv.com and match news photos to stories being published on the site
  • Content consists of both on-air show related content six lifestyle verticals
  • Assist television producers as they incorporate still photos in video pieces for digital content
  • Research, purchase and edit images to accompany stories
  • Curate both editorial and headline photos for inclusion on digital platform
Qualifications for photo
  • Bilingual in Spanish - QBS Level II
  • 4-6 years of production warehouse experience preferably in a facility where products are produced and shipped locally to customers
  • Looking for someone with experience in Photo, and Wet Etch
  • Use Site and MTI systems to coat and develop silicon wafers with photoresist
  • Program machines and change out chemicals as required
  • Operate bake ovens before and after coat
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Photo Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking to fill the role of photo. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for photo
  • Work as a team player across all Bravo platforms
  • Photograph in-office talent for promotional needs
  • Coordinate episodic photo coverage for assigned shows
  • Assist in the photo production of assigned gallery shoots
  • Administer payroll and process time sheets for freelance hires
  • Maintain contact lists for photographers, assistants, stylists
  • Concepting and presenting creative treatments to clients
  • Coordinating shoot timelines and communicating with all including talent
  • Art directing photo shoots on set and handling image selection in the post
  • Tracking and reconciling budgets
Qualifications for photo
  • Use measuring tools for qualification of process
  • Setup aligning operation with photo masks
  • Cleans and prepares photo masks for use
  • Program machines (sets exposure times)
  • Uses measuring tools for qualification of process
  • Inspection of wafers

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