High end NYC based fashion editorial shopping site, MIKA, is seeking an amazing, talented and hardworking FT Photographer. This is an incredible opportunity for the right individual. You must have fashion editorial video experience, command a solid understanding of studio lighting, and possess post-production and related software experience/knowledge (video capture and video editing experience is a must). The ideal individual needs to thrive in a studio environment with A HIGH VOLUME workflow; be extremely organized and detail oriented, having the ability to prioritize and meet deadlines. Ideal candidate is a self-starter who is able to take initiative and is comfortable working both independently and with others.
Must have can-do attitude please.
RESPONSIBILITIES include but not limited to: • Assist Creative Director with art direction for each campaign and photo shoots. • Photograph (and in video) the editorial campaigns on fashion model. • Light set up prior to shoots • Photographic consistency • Image selection for photo retouching • Prepping for photo shoots • Direct model while shooting • Edit photo and videos post shoot • Must be capable to work in a fast-paced, quick-turn around environment and produce the high-qualityphotographs and videos images required for the site • Must understand photography needs for a retail shopping site that also incorporates editorial edge
CANDIDATES: • Should have a strong portfolio demonstrating editorial experience, lighting and model direction. • Shoot, edit, and produce short videos. • Minimum of 3+ years experience of related experience. If you are talented, we will talk to you. • The right candidate should have a proven understanding of the Fashion/Film industry, and work well withproducers, stylists and other collaborators. • Extensive experience with Capture One pro 6 and Lightroom. • Experience with professional studio lighting systems • Professional attitude on set and in front of clients • Experienced photographing goods for online retail fashion and product • Excellent - organizational skills (to keep the studio and product organized) • Multitasking skill, work swiftly and know how to prioritize task • The ability to lift heavy items • Legally able work in US
Please send cover letter and email to Thuy@mikalook.com