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Part Time Studio Product Photographer

Jackson’s International, a fine art and antique auction house located in the Cedar Valley has a part time opening for a professional product photographer.

The photographer will be responsible for capturing images of items we sell at auction for catalog, website and advertising use. Typical auction items will include high end art and antiques such as paintings, furniture, glassware, Oriental rugs, coins, silver, and other decorative arts.

Files produced will be expected to be consistent in their quality and color correctness, with high volume and a fast pace. You will need to be proficient in studio lighting, Canon cameras (we will provide the equipment) and knowledge of image capture software is a plus. Schedule will depend on production dates, but typically we hold four auctions a year, with one to two weeks of photography required for each auction. Pay will be competitive and commensurate with experience.

Required Experience
  • Must understand studio lighting and have experience in different lighting techniques
  • Ability and experience in photographing different types of items
  • Strong communication and time management skills, must be a self-starter
  • Working understanding of image capture software
  • Ability to perform under tight deadlines with high volume
  • Physically capable of handling (moving, lifting) different types of high end items of up to 50 pounds on a regular basis
  • Ability to understand and adjust to verbal and written instructions
Preferred Experience
  • Past studio experience
  • Previous experience in a catalog photography environment
  • Degree in photography or equivalent

To get a better understanding of the types of images this position will be expected to produce, please visit our website and look at past auction catalogs. Would prefer candidate to live locally (or within a 60 mile radius) and have flexibility in their schedule. When applying, if you have an online portfolio, please provide links for review. Jackson’s International is an EOE.