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Positions Available with Magnum photographers:
Photographer's studio currently seeks an archive intern for Summer 2011 for a minimum of 6-10 hours a week. Intern will work alongside the archivist in organizing, cataloging and preserving photographer's original slides, negatives, and related documents. Responsibilities include slide preparation, cataloging, proper handling and labeling of work among other duties. Proper archival methods will be learned on site. Ideal candidate is incredibly organized, detail oriented, thorough, and proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel and FileMaker Pro. Prior experience with maintaining photography collections is a plus. Please send resume with at least two references with full contact info to firstname.lastname@example.org
We are currently seeking energetic and reliable undergraduate students for semester-long internships in a fast-paced artist/photographer’s studio. Applicants should be organized, professional, and have a solid understanding of chemical/digital photography. A flexible schedule and sense of humor are helpful. The studio is located in the Mission District of San Francisco.
The internship requires at least one day/week in the studio (Tuesday – Thursday) assisting the photographer, studio manager, and other assistants. Tasks may include basic studio upkeep, handling deliveries, scanning/archiving, exhibition planning, as well as more creative tasks. Applicants are expected to be familiar with Apple computers and software, Adobe Creative Suite, and proper scanning/archiving procedures. Attention to detail, consistency, and being proficient and adept with FlexColor/Photoshop/Lightroom are highly desired qualities.
Qualified applicants are encouraged to send a resumé, letter of interest, and a link to a portfolio/website to: email@example.com