Vehicle Photographer

Ourisman Lexus of Rockville - Rockville, MD

Full-time
Lexus of Rockville is currently looking for an Experienced Photographer.

The photographer will be responsible for taking digital photographs of vehicles and uploading the images to various websites to support online sales. Conducts staging and sets up/operates digital cameras and related image processing equipment to produce quality images. Work may be performed in an outdoor production environment or indoors depending on location and work to be completed.

Responsibilities

Essential duties include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Sets up and maintains site image location and or standard imaging area in accordance with standards
  • Sets up lighting and operates camera and ancillary equipment in ways that capture vehicle interior and exterior images and meet requirements relative to focus, clarity, aspect/angles, storage and related quality
  • Transfers completed images into vehicle condition report format
  • May adjust and enhance digital images to meet or exceed quality standards
  • Ensures that cameras and other imaging equipment is properly maintained and stored
  • Takes digital photographs of vehicles for condition reports and uploads to company and various websites
  • Ensures that all standard required photos are taken and uploaded within set time frame
  • Performs self-audits to ensure that images meet required quality standards
  • Sets-up, troubleshoots and resolves technical/equipment issues
  • Maintains current awareness of imaging trends and technology advancements
  • Creates and distributes booklets, window stickers and other related items to said vehicles
  • Performs other duties as assigned
Qualifications

Strong knowledge of and comfort with operation of digital cameras, including knowledge of camera focus, field depth, lighting, etc…

  • Knowledge of and experience with arranging lighting to produce quality photographs
  • Knowledgeable with cars and their makeup
  • Strong computer skills (Microsoft office, photography software, internet savvy)
  • Good technical/equipment troubleshooting skills
  • Keen eye for detail
  • Creativity with good eye for photography
  • Visual Color Discrimination – ability to match or detect differences between colors, including shades of color and brightness