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Studio Photographer

London

Job Details

Location

Pretty Green Head Office

Contract Type

Permanent

Working Pattern

Full Time

Salary

Competitive

Closing Date

30/08/2019 11:00

JD SPORTS - AT A GLANCE

Since the birth of Rock ‘n’ Roll in the late 1950s, British street culture has been influencing fashion and music worldwide. Pretty Green has an authenticity born from a deep understanding of that culture and the things that make it relevant today.

ROLE OVERVIEW

Pretty Green are looking for a highly motivated Studio Photographer to join their content team. With a creative eye and the ability to capture products in the best way possible through lighting, styling, and composition. The ideal candidate will have a strong working knowledge of camera equipment and studio lighting, as well as a desire to be a part of a fast-paced, fashion business.

You’ll be part of a creative & collaborative team within the company and work closely with the Content Coordinator, Graphic Designer and Studio Assistant. Reporting into the Content Manager. 
 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

•    Shoot all ecommerce imagery for the website including model images, mannequin images for every product 
•    Shoot lifestyle brand imagery for website & social media as required 
•    Ability to conceptualize and execute mood, lifestyle, flat lay, ghost mannequin, studio model and on-location model shots, and any other type of photography that works towards presenting products in their best light. 
•    Work with the design team on product styling for all shoots. Be responsible for light product styling when required for model shots and curated flat lays. 
•    Excellent retouching skills. Ability to retouch to industry standard and also provide retouch notes & feedback for the Studio Assistant. 
•    Collaborate with the content team on creative concepts for shoots including styling, casting and art direction
•    Work with e-commerce merchandising coordinators to establish and maintain an efficient workflow
•    Arrange model castings when required and be the main point of contact with the model agencies for bookings 
•    Manage the studio assistant, including overseeing the editing, selection and filing of images, retouching of images and general management of the in-house studio. Provide support and mentorship to the studio assistant as required
•    Responsible for quality control of all images
•    Contribute ideas for growing and developing the studio's set up & offerings
 

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

•    Experience in an e-commerce photography role within a retail fashion business
•    Highly skilled in Adobe Creative Suite, especially Photoshop, Lightroom CC, Capture One, and Bridge
•    Strong and extensive knowledge of shooting fashion, achieving the absolute highest standard of imagery for e-commerce and editorial photography
•    Ability to photograph using both natural and studio lighting (strobes, soft boxes, umbrellas), utilizing tethered shooting
•    Strong problem-solving and troubleshooting skills
•    Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously and adapt easily to changes in art direction, product design, and project execution
•    Excellent organizational, administrative, time management skills 
•    Able to maintain quality when working under pressure. 
•    Energetic attitude and passion for photography
•    Experience with video production & editing, Premiere Pro preferred 
•    Strong team player who is able to work across multiple teams
 

Hierarchy

Hierarchy

Your place in our world

Content Manager
Studio Photographer