Photography Writer

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Job Description


We are looking for a photography writer to create grabbing articles around specific assignments. Applicant must be able to write on a variety of topics with a specific emphasis on providing tips to readers on how to improve/learn photography.

We are looking for a contractor who can provide long-term support and articles for our site. 

Articles may be anywhere from 100 -500 words in length, writer should use best judgment on article length depending on the assignment.

Ideally, the applicant will have a working knowledge of Wordpress and be able to construct an article with images and embedded videos. To that end, be able to copy an image from the web, crop it to an appropriate size, save it compressed for the web using photoshop or photoshop elements, and be able to upload it and embed it within an article in the wordpress interface.

Required Qualifications: 

• Excellent English writing skills
• Creative and interesting writing style that will appeal to photographers of all experience levels
• Excellent copy editing skills
• Articles must be original*Good research skills
• Demonstrated experience with photography
• Excellent knowledge of digital cameras
• Experience writing on photography related topics
• Experience working within the Wordpress interface - strongly desired
• Basic experience working with Adobe Photoshop or Photoshop Elements - and owns a copy.
• Basic photo editing skills - able to crop images and compress them in high quality for the web
• Basic SEO knowledge - able to leverage Google’s keyword tool to create an effective article title

Applicants please state your experience with blogging and photography, please provide examples of your work

Skills: english, research