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Junior Photographer
Junior Photographer
Bonhams
Post Date: 07 Nov 2021

JOB OVERVIEW

New York, NY

Closing date: 1 Dec 2021

We are seeking a Junior Photographer to join our New York City based Photography department. Reporting to the Head of Photography, New York, you will perform all aspects of studio and onsite photography for our catalogs and website, execute post-process Photoshop work and color corrections, manage files and upload images to company database. You will also create and manage photo lists, move property to and from the set as needed, keep to ongoing deadlines and travel as necessary.

Key Tasks and Responsibilities
Shooting
• Shoot for catalogs, advertising and website
• In studio and offsite locations as required
• Safely handle property on and off set
• Follow established dept. standards and best practices as they relate to each sale category
• Retouch images and review photographs for quality & consistency
• Ensure photography deadlines are met

Technical
• Maintain set and equipment
• Print proofs and maintain printer

Administrative
• Process and manage files
• Attach files to company database
• Create and maintain photo lists

In addition to the tasks and responsibilities listed, you may be required to perform other duties as assigned by your Manager.

Requirements & Qualifications
• 1+ years professional studio experience
• Experience photographing a wide range of property including both 2D and 3D works of art
• Experience in studio lighting techniques and catalog photography
• Knowledge of Phase One digital capture and Adobe Photoshop
• Proficiency with Mac platforms and file management systems
• Ability to juggle multiple projects with meticulous attention to detail
• Ability to prioritize and adhere to fast deadlines
• Excellent communication skills and ability to build strong relationships
• Must have a positive attitude and be a team player
• Passion for photography and staying relevant to trends changes in industry
• Be able to lift up to 30 lbs, walk up and down stairs throughout the workday, including pushing, pulling and lifting items using proper lifting/moving techniques.

Please send a resume and cover letter to Recruitment, with Junior Photographer in the subject line.

Bonhams offers excellent benefits including a variety of health plans and a 401(k) plan. We thank you for your interest in this position, please note that we will only contact candidates chosen for further consideration. No phone inquiries please.

Bonhams does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin (including associational and perception-based harassment and discrimination based on national origin), ancestry, marital status, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, medical condition (as defined by California law), genetic information, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law with regard to employment opportunities.

JOB DETAILS

Location
New York, USA

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