Photography Intern – Fall, 2015 Photography Intern – Fall, 2015

National Football League National Football League

Location Ashburn, VA
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Part Time
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Paid
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Contact Information http://www.nfl.com/contact-us

Description

The Washington Redskins are seeking an enthusiastic and self-motivated individual to serve as a photography intern for the 2015 season.

The right individual must take great pride in their work and pay strong attention to detail. Applicant must have a strong kNowledge of quality photography, must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and keep organized while maintaining a high standard in all work. Needs to be able to work as part of a team or individually. All candidates must be eligible to receive college credits.

Requirements

Qualifications: Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written Proficient in Adobe software, particularly Photoshop, Lightroom and Bridge Polite, positive self-starter who works well with others Strong kNowledge of sports and football Able to handle multiple projects simultaneously Above average computer skills including Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook) are required Requirements: Must be able to receive college credit. Completion in course work in the field of photography, journalism, digital media, mass communication or a related field is preferred Must provide own means of transportation to Redskins Park in Ashburn, VA, and FedEx Field in Landover, MD Interested applicants must be willing and able to work Non-traditional hours in Non-traditional settings during peak times

Responsibilities

Shooting photos at select Redskins practices and all home games (primarily game action photos), as well as “behind-the-scenes” opportunities around the team facility and at the stadium. All photos will need to be edited as needed through the use of Adobe Creative Cloud software or other similar programs. Helping the team photographer with all photo shoot requests, including equipment needs and set up (lighting/backdrops/scenery, etc.) and assisting with all team headshots and portraits as needed. Assisting with the management of team’s photo archive, including the sorting of all shots into the digital photo drive, as well as the scanning and cataloging of historical photos. Working hand-in-hand with the public relations, digital media and marketing departments to fulfill any needs before, during and after games. These can include — but are Not limited to — presentations, signage, activations and shots of facilities. Shooting photos at special events for other departments and team events, including – but Not limited to – the Washington Redskins Charitable Foundation (WRCF), Women of Washington Redskins (WOW!), Redskins Salute, Redskins Kids Club and the Washington Redskins Cheerleaders. Working with the team’s digital media staff on all social media opportunities, including shots for platforms that include — but are Not limited to — Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, Google+ and Pinterest. Utilizing the TeamSite content management system (CMS) to create photo galleries for all team events that will be published on Redskins.com. Assisting with other duties as necessary.