Job Details

Photo Editor

Summary

The Photo Editor provides creative guidance in the development and selection of compelling photography for Starz originals episodic, behind-the-scenes, PR and marketing imagery.

Category Digital Media  Editor  Marketing / Advertising / Pr Services  Photographers 
Location Greater Los Angeles Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Aug 15, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

The right candidate will have strong experience in entertainment photography and will leverage that to provide day-to-day creative management for the Starz photo team.

Responsibilities
•    Evaluating, selecting and organizing Starz originals episodic, behind-the-scenes and gallery imagery for marketing and publicity use
•    Providing imagery suggestions for all Starz platforms and photo uses – including but not limited to: press, marketing, social, starz.com, affiliates, international, trade, creative assets and talent review
•    Working with the digital assets management team to help them maintain transparency and organization across all projects (including spoilers and exclusives)
•    Sourcing unit photographers for future productions, both domestic and international
•    Giving creative and technical direction to on-set photographers
•    Maintaining set photography budgets and schedules
•    Reviewing one-line schedules and sending memos to production, photographers and internal teams
•    Read scripts and review originals programming to keep up with storylines and check for consistency
•    Review retouching for quality and continuity 
•    Sourcing screengrabs
•    Working with legal and digital assets management to maintain knowledge of rights, clearances and talent approvals
•    Auditing final cuts to screen for deleted scenes 

Qualifications & Skills
•    Creative eye with a passion for visual communication
•    4 + years photo editing experience with a knowledge of editing a high volume of stills for marketing & publicity use
•    Experience giving creative and technical direction to photographers
•    Strong organization skills with a keen eye for detail
•    Working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite, especially Bridge, Lightroom, Photoshop and Acrobat
•    Knowledgeable in Microsoft Office applications, especially Word and Excel
•    Ability to work independently to meet deadlines for time-sensitive projects while managing existing duties
•    Bachelor’s degree in photography, visual arts, digital media or related field preferred
•    Familiarity with entertainment and unit photographers for hire preferred
•    Second language (Spanish, French or German) a plus

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day
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