Summer Photography Internship / Pro Sports
All internships for D.C. United are unpaid internships, however interns are paid for hours worked on game days. The internships allow the individual to gain valuable experience with a professional organization for their future in the sports, entertainment and marketing industry. Hours can be flexible to accommodate with your school or work schedule. Some nights and weekends will be required.Shoot action photos of training sessions
Photography Intern: D.C. United are looking for a photography intern to assist the Digital Media and Communications department. The photography intern will report to the Content Strategist and will assist with the day to day objectives of the Digital Media and Communications Department.
Shoot photos during game days and other events as needed.
Edit photos in Photoshop
Post game day photo galleries to the team website
Photograph fans and in-game presentation
Handle image sourcing / emailing internal & external photo requests
Assist with archiving of photos
Edit photos used on social media
Applicants should be working towards an undergraduate or graduate degree with an emphasis in photography, photo journalism, or related field.
Interested in pursuing a career in photography
Proficient in Adobe Bridge and Photoshop
Demonstrated photography and photo editing experience
Ability to maintain a high level of professionalism within a professional sports environment and in media work zones
Proficient in photography techniques, including lighting and camera positioning among others
Ability to work a flexible schedule including evenings, weekends and holidays
Ability to travel to away games as needed and to various events around the community
Must be able to provide your own equipment
Please submit samples of your best action (sports) photography as well as any other work that demonstrates your creative abilities.
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