Photography Assistant

Recruiter
Sea
Location
New York City, New York (US)
Posted
05 Jun 2022
Closes
29 Jun 2022
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Photo Assistant: Sea New York

Sea is looking for a Photo Assistant who will work alongside the in-house photographer & e-commerce team. We seek an organized, proactive, and flexible team player who will assist with all e-commerce photoshoots and manage and maintain web product catalog.

Key Responsibilities (include but are not limited to):

  • Ensures all needed equipment is available on set
  • Assists photographers with setting up & breaking down seamless and lighting equipment
  • Ensures that models, hair, and make-up artist workplaces are prepped and maintained
  • Preps samples for shoot (organizing, styling, steaming, etc)
  • Uploads images into Lighroom, names images, color balances images
  • Pre-selects all images after the shoot for final review
  • Passes off images to retoucher along with detailed notes to ensure all images are web ready
  • Makes sure all images are received back from retoucher in a timely manner
  • Uploads and tags all images into Shopify
  • Overall maintenance of web product catalog.

The Ideal Candidate

  • Working knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, Bridge, Lightroom, & Capture One
  • BA degree or equivalent work experience in Production or Photography
  • Experience working in a fast-paced environment while maintaining a strong attention to detail
  • Works well in a team and has a "can do" attitude Retouching skills a plus