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Freelance - Photo Assistant

Freelance - Photo Assistant

ID 
2016-1325
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-AR-Bentonville
Posted Date 
2/8/2017
Department 
Freelance

Overview

OneKreate, a CreativeDrive company, is the world’s largest group of visual content studios, producing creative content at any scale and for every platform.  Our brands include Sandbox Studio, Dune Studios, OneKreate and Totem Creative. We specialize in still and motion digital capture, offering full-service production, creative direction, post-production and content workflow technology to companies seeking to increase revenue through omni-channel marketing efforts. 

 

With studios across the United States our client brands include Walmart, Michael Kors, Calvin Klein, Kate Spade, The Limited, Under Armour and more.

 

Freelace - Photo Assistant

 

 

The Freelance Photo Assistant will help out with general administration, keeping the sets clean and tidy and printing photographs as required. They will be expected to catalogue and optimize digital files, to scan film and to assist with image manipulation and enhancement. They will also keep records of the film stock, exposures, lighting set-ups, as well as the names and details of art directors, models, stylists, animal handlers and other contributors. When clients are present during a shoot, it is the Photo Assistant's job to make sure the Photographers have everything they need in order to fulfill Client Satisfaction.

Responsibilities

  • Assist Photographers with production needs such as organizing props, set construction and setting up lights and camera for sets.
  • Coordinates pickup and return of merchandise to be photographed.
  • Assembles and disassembles merchandise to be photographed.
  • Provides support to all levels within the photography studio.
  • Photographs non-complex images.
  • Maintains equipment and inventory.
  • Performs regular digital tech duties needed for photography and video shoots.
  • Partners with Photographer and Art Director for daily direction.
  • Logs in and processes images.
  • Contact Senior Photography Assistant for any maintenance and/or quality control of photography and equipment.
  • Responsible for sets, including lighting, painting sweeps, organizing and cleaning the space and overall cleanliness and organization of the studio.
  • Gathers the necessary information for file management for the next shoot.

Qualifications

  • Coming from a photographic background/college is a plus
  • 2+ years of experience in a Studio setting is a plus
  • A portfolio that demonstrates your enthusiasm for photography, a grasp of the basics such as composition and exposure and possibly work with a bias towards your chosen area (fashion, product, still life, etc.)
  • Creative Suite (Photoshop especially) knowledge
  • The enthusiasm to learn and further develop skillsets
  • Good communication skills
  • Team player mentality and ability to work in a group setting