Photo Production Associate

Effy Jewelry - New York, NY (30+ days ago)


Photo Production Associate

Effy Jewelry

7 W 45thStreet, New York NY 10036

Effy Jewelry is looking for a highly-motivated Photo Production Associate to join the creative team. You will be working closely with our photographer and senior retoucher to ensure streamlined workflow, quality, color and style consistency through the brand’s imagery. You will support the creative team partly as digital technician for in-house photoshoots and partly as assisting retoucher who will bridge the needs between studio production and post production. All applicants must provide a portfolio that demonstrates technical proficiency in retouching, masking, compositing and color correcting using Mac OS X, Photoshop and Wacom Tablet. You should also be prepared to take a retouching test.

DIGITAL TECHNICIAN

  • Streamlining workflow on Capture One, organizing files, focus checking
  • Help set up/ break down set
  • Processing images, focus stacks and file naming
  • Tagging images with appropriate meta data
  • Expert knowledge in Capture One, Photoshop and Helicon focus
  • Knowledge in Phase One medium format camera is a plus.

RETOUCHER:

  • Ability to mask complicated products
  • Good eye to keep consistent color, scale and aesthetic by following a pre-determined style guide
  • File organization and image exporting
  • Previous experience in retouching jewelry and gem stones preferred

QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS

  • Must have at least 1-2 year of combined experience as digital tech or retouching high-end jewelry / Ecommerce / still life / beauty photography
  • Visual arts / Photography related degree or previous relevant experience in working a fast-paced studio environment
  • Proven ability to work within strict deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Proactive and a perfectionist
  • Nimble, curious and open-minded
  • Excellent time and project management skills
  • Team player with good interpersonal skills
  • Photo and video experience a plus

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Photography: 2 years (Preferred)