- Documentary Videographer (DP / Camera Operator)

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Documentary Videographer (DP / Camera Operator)


Documentary Videographer (DP / Camera Operator)

• Intermediate Level


Responsible for shooting and editing visual and audio content for multiple platforms.

Category Camera Operators  Cinematographer  Digital Media  Editor  Video Editor  Videographer 
Location Washington D.C. Metro Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Nov 10, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

  • Work cooperatively with reporters and producers to shoot from the field and in the newsroom
  • Capture and edit visual and audio content for multimedia platforms
  • Conduct field interviews
  • Tend to audio/visual concerns and questions, managing equipment and advising on what type of equipment would work best for each story
  • Perform other duties as needed and directed by newsroom management
  • Knowledge and demonstration of creativity, editorial judgment, journalistic ethics and libel laws
  • A visual mind and ability to organize gear
  • Able to work in a fast-paced, deadline-driven, team-oriented environment. 
  • Ability to meet or exceed established deadlines to ensure high-speed, high-quality content delivery
  • Knowledge of best videography and lighting practices, with a proven record of creating high production value
  • Experience with cinema cameras required; familiarity with DSLR cameras a plus
  • Knowledge of editing software
  • Ability to build animated graphics in Motion or After Effects is a strong plus
  • Bachelors Degree preferred or combination of education and relevant experience
  • Technical experience setting up/conducting field stand ups or interviews preferred

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day
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