Photography Internship, Disney’s Yellow Shoes, FL, Summer/Fall 2018Job Overview: “We make magic.”
That’s our motto at Walt Disney Parks and Resorts. And it permeates everything we do. At Disney, you’ll help inspire that magic by enabling our teams to push the limits of entertainment and create the never-before-seen!
ResponsibilitiesA Day in the life…Gain experience in every area of photography from award winning professionalsWork in a consistently changing environment assisting with event set-up, photo retouch, and potential projectsUse your creative photography knowledge to help create one of a kind memories
Basic QualificationsYou Bring…Specific college training in photography; Proficient understanding of technical skills in digital photographyPhotography studio experience or equivalentPhotographic coverage of celebrity/VIP visits for PR/Social MediaUnderstanding of digital cameras; Nikon or other professional modelProficient knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and knowledge of Adobe Photoshop LightroomA valid U.S. driver’s licenseThe ability to operate a company vehicle under inclement weather, including minimal lightingBe able to walk long distances for multiple hours in the same dayBe able to stand in one place for multiple hours in the same dayAble to be in direct sunlight for extended periods of timeAbility to work in an outdoor environment for all seasons
Preferred QualificationsAdobe Photoshop (knowledge of PhotoMechanic is a plus!)Digital camera systems (preferably Nikon)Studio lighting systems (DynaLite, ProFoto, BronColor)Digital photo montage developmentWindows and Macintosh environments
Required Education Junior, Senior or Graduate level student pursuing a degree in commercial photography or photo-journalism OR have graduated within 6 months Company Overview The Walt Disney Company is the global leader in high-quality entertainment and innovative technology. Begin a career that delivers unparalleled creative content and experiences to audiences around the world.
Additional InformationMaterials Required: **An electronic online portfolio is required as part of this application process. This portfolio must be included as a URL link listed on your resume, any other portfolio submissions will not be considered.**Internship Eligibility: Must be enrolled in a college/university taking at least one class in the semester/quarter (spring/fall) prior to participation in the internship program OR must have graduated from a college/university within the past six (6) months OR currently participating in a Disney College Program or Disney Professional InternshipMust be at least 18 years of ageMust not have completed one year of continual employment on a Disney internship or program.Must possess unrestricted work authorizationMust provide full work availabilityMust provide own transportation to/from workCurrent Active Disney cast members must meet Professional Internship transfer guidelines (for Walt Disney World cast members this is no more than four points and one reprimand in the last six months; for Disneyland cast members this is six months of consecutive service and a performance record clear of any disciplinary issues (warnings, suspensions, etc.) for at least six months)Program Length:
The approximate dates of this internship are June 2018 through January 2019.Housing:
A limited amount of company-sponsored housing is available on a first-come, first-serve basis.Recommendation
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Location/Region: Kissimmee, FL (US)