1. Views subjects and settings and plans compositions, camera positions, and camera angles to produce desired effects. 2. Evaluates the technical requirements of complex projects. Determines the most appropriate techniques and methods as well as time needed to complete assignments or projects. (Assignments may require innovation to resolve problems that are not necessarily governed by established procedures.) 3. Selects and assembles equipment according to subject material, anticipated conditions, and knowledge of function of various types of cameras, lenses, films, and accessories. 4. Provides color management support; matches hues and tones of digital files to original objects. 5. Maintains and monitors condition of equipment and software used to capture, edit and view images. 6. May perform other duties as assigned.
Preferred Education: At least two years experience with photography equipment and metadata management. Experience with content management systems and academia. Experience in juggling daily deadlines with long-term projects; must be able to prioritize assignments. Ability to spend significant time in New Haven, CT.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: At least two years experience with photography equipment and metadata management. Experience with content management systems and academia. Experience in juggling daily deadlines with long-term projects; must be able to prioritize assignments. Ability to spend significant time in New Haven, CT.
Required Skill/ability 5: Ability to be willing and work occasional off-hours on nights and weekends as events dictate.
Posting Position Title: Photographer 4
Required Skill/ability 3: Demonstrated ability with frequently changing schedules while maintaining professionalism and attention to quality and detail.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Photographer
Required Skill/ability 1: Demonstrated ability as a photographer for digital publication.
Required Skill/ability 4: Desire to work collaboratively, in an open, friendly manner. Ability to be organized and resourceful.
Required Skill/ability 2: Demonstrated ability in taking business headshots, event photography and group photography. Exceptional interpersonal and problem-solving skills.
Bachelor's Degree in a related field and two years of related work experience in the same job family; or an equivalent combination of education and related experience.
Internal Number: 57034BR
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