Potter and Potter Auctions

Chicago-based auction house seeks a studio/product photographer to work part-time shooting, styling, and editing images for use in print an online. The company conducts regular monthly sales of books, posters, autographs, antiques and collectibles, and publishes full color catalogs, advertisements, etc.

The position is part-time; 24 - 32 hours per week. Salary is based on experience.

Job Responsibilities and Requirements:

• Assisting photographer on shoots in all aspects of the work.

• Must be able to take and execute direction of photographer and other company executives.

• Utilizing technology applications to organize, retouch, and archive digital assets. ‬

• Coordinating and ensuring all merchandise is available for each shoot.‬

• Support and assist other departments as necessary.

• Organize the photo studio so all props and equipment are quickly and safely accessible.

• Must be able to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment with constantly shifting priorities.

• Must be able to work a flexible schedule to meet the needs and deadlines of the business, including occasional weekends.

• Work independently.

Skills & Qualifications: 


BFA in Photography or equivalent experience in digital studio photography.

• Complete fluency in MAC OSX, Lightroom, Photoshop, Bridge, Microsoft Office, and data backup procedures.

• Must have working knowledge of Nikon pro DSLR digital cameras and studio strobe lighting.

• Competency in all aspects of studio photography with special emphasis on product photography and lighting control.

• Strong visual skills with attention to detail and an eye for consistency. ‬

• Strong listening skills and the ability to work with the team on-set. ‬

• Studio/product photography experience preferred.

• Excellent organizational skills. ‬

• Ability to multi-task.

• Impeccable data organization skills, file labeling, and computer troubleshooting, up to date on the latest in photo tech.

• Must project a positive attitude and professional demeanor at all times.

To Apply: 

Submit your resume via email. No phone calls, please.

Contact Information
Contact Name: 
Gabe Fajuri
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