Food Photographer

Food Photographer

Role Description:
This is a freelance role, and travel to the events is required. Candidates must be experienced in food photography and have samples of previous related work to provide. The photographer is expected to take photos at the event grounds throughout its entire duration, then edit, organize, and archive the files. The assets will be used for socials, the website, publications, etc. The ideal candidate will bring new ideas and deliver high-quality photos capturing the FoodieLand experience. Audiences should be left feeling excited about our events and to come out to try our amazing variety of food!

• Take photos of vendors cooking/preparing the food and final products, including pre-packaged foods
• Produce high-quality edits in a timely manner
• Direct vendors to guide their movements to produce clear, captivating images
• Execute photographic services from start to finish (ie. Develop a shot list based on requested content needs)
• Coordinate/interact with vendors, attendees, etc., as needed for photos
• Efficiently organize and manage content files
• Work closely with the marketing team
• When requested, work on special projects

• Must have reliable transportation to get to and from the venue. Transportation and lodging will not be covered by FoodieLand*
• Proficient in Adobe Lightroom; Photoshop (preferred)
• Extensive experience in food photography, including in low-light/night environments
• Exceptional attention to detail and time management
• Demonstrated ability to organize and manage high volumes of assets
• Strong sense of creative direction and storytelling
• Ability to follow and develop shot lists and style guides
• Well-versed in a variety of visual styles but can identify when to step outside the box to create assets that will enhance and complement our brand
• Can juggle multiple projects and prioritize tasks
• Effective communicator and receptive to feedback
• Up-to-date on current styles and techniques
• Thrives in fast-paced environments

• Knowledge of food and how to capture its best visual appeal
• Experience photographing at festivals or other fast-moving environments alike

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