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Temporary Digital Photography Technician
|Req Number: 132094
Location(s): Middleton WI
American Girl, a wholly owned subsidiary of Mattel, celebrates girls through our premium quality dolls, books, clothing and accessories. The idea of 'play' is truly at the core of American Girl's values. From our product line and mission statement to our work ethic and benefits, the playfulness is evident in much that we do. Our headquarters are located in Middleton, Wisconsin. This city has been nationally recognized for its excellent schools, and for being one of the best cities in the country in which to live, work and raise a family. Come and experience play at American Girl!
Our Photo team has an opening for a Temporary Digital Tech to work on an as needed basis. This position will be ongoing with hours and responsibilities varying based on business need (20-40 hours/week) and may travel up to ten weeks a year to support of our lifestyle photo shoots. On non-travel weeks, the Digital Tech will support week-to-week in-house photography by maintaining computer workstations, calibrating monitors, naming and backing up files, and shooting standard white sweep photography.
-Provide digital technical support to American Girl photo shoots
-Partner with Photographers and Art Director's to dial in all technical aspects of each capture for focus, lighting, and Brand consistency.
-Provide all camera and computer equipment to each shoot.
-Execute file backup and image delivery for both in-house and on-location photo shoots.
-Shoot white sweep tabletop photography to meet brand specifications.
-3-5 years of experience in commercial photography
-Working knowledge of Canon professional cameras, Capture One Pro software, Macintosh computer systems, and the Speedotron lighting system
-Video editing experience using Final Cut Pro
-Ability to work with a diverse group of professionals and find compromises to meet objectives of multiple stakeholders
-Ability to work within a corporate decision-making environment
-Ability to work a flexible schedule with hours varying week to week and with some travel
-Valid driver's license
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