Working closely with the Art Director, the Staff Photographer will capture studio photography of beauty and skincare product still-lifes, on-figure makeup and skincare applications, as well as a variety of photo and video assignments. The Staff Photographer will be responsible for performing digital camera capture and digital archiving, resulting in the production of effective and high quality photos to appear on Makeup.com and Skincare.com.

Core Responsibilities:

-Photograph all original photography including product still-life, on-figure, and lifestyle imagery
-Capture video content, produce interactive assets, and handle post-production for video editing as needed
-Interact on set daily with crew, talent, brand partners, internal client, creative and editorial teams and collaborate on creative concepts
-Deliver original photography adhering to the clients guidelines for Makeup.com, Skincare.com and POPSUGAR’S visual identity
-Must be able to staff, direct, build sets and shoot content based on budget, mood boards, shot lists dictated by the Art Director
-Maintain a high volume of shoots while upholding and elevating Makeup.com and Skincare.com’s photography and video guidelines
-Provide post-production and editing for imagery, markup images for retouching
-Must be comfortable shooting in-studio and on location and produce multiple shooting environments daily
-Coordinate use of in-house photography equipment and in-house studio
-Collaborate daily with production teams to produce shoots within budget

Experience / Skills


Qualifications:

-3-5 years of professional photography experience with a background in fashion and beauty agency, studio, or brand
-Thrive in a fast-paced, collaborative team environment
-Be able to maintain a positive, flexible and collaborative attitude on set
-Provide insight into industry best practices and content generation ideas
-Be knowledgeable of technical photography trends and adapt to a constantly changing digital landscape
-Proficient in Profoto Lighting Systems, Capture One and Camera Grip, Adobe Creative Suite, and G Suite

Working conditions

-Evening, weekend, and occasional offsite work is required as needed.