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DescriptionWinEsther Media publisher of Chicago’s digital social lifestyle publication, SociaLifeChicago.
We- Entrepreneurs who are passionate, motivated and driven in a fast-paced environment. Resourceful, innovative, forward thinking and very committed. Attends and covers some of the best event and parties (Arts, Fashion, Charities & Benefits, Music and Nightlife) in Chicago. We love DJs, random midday dance party, drawing outside the line.
You-Passionate, motivated and driven, with an entrepreneurial (mind) spirit. Charismatic with an outgoing personality. Resourceful, innovative, forward thinking and committed. Interest in event and journalistic photography; like to attend some of the best events in Chicago.
Description: As an event photographer you will be tasked with producing images for SociaLifeChicago.com, as well as gain valuable on-the-job experience.
Compensation will be discussed with qualified candidates; College credit available. This position has flexible hours including nights and weekends (minimum 20 per week).
Responsibilities*Work with staff photographer and on solo assignments to photograph the wide variety of events on our social calendar. *Attend, take and edit photography for events for use online and social media.
* Import all special events photography to company database and assist with archiving. Take action and candid photos.
Requirements*Comfortable with basic journalistic and photography principles. High ethics are required, MUST conduct in a professional matter at all times.
*Have your own photography equipment (DSLR camera with external flash) and proficient with Photoshop. Capture One Photoshop for Mac OSX Platform, color correction is a plus
* While our hours are flexible, interns must also cope with a varying workload.
*Must be 18 years or older; Eager to learn and be proactive with new tasks.
* The ideal candidate will want to work to help build his/her portfolio. This is an opportunity to build a name for yourself in the market as you will come across people needing photo services (weddings, head shots, model layouts, product shoots, other events).
*Understanding of lighting and an exceptional eye for detail but most of all has a great attitude and sense of humor.