Paid Archives Internship- Lawrence Schiller Archive / Wiener-Schiller Productions

Prominent photojournalist with immense body of work from the 1960s and 1970s seeks a reliable, enthusiastic intern to assist with organizational and archival duties. The intern will organize, digitize, and database original photographic material.

Candidates must be extremely detail-oriented and quick learning new technologies. Working knowledge of Microsoft Excel is a must; basic knowledge of photo-editing (Photoshop or Photoshop replacement software) is a plus. Candidates must be able to work under the pressure of a deadline without sacrificing attention to detail.

This is a unique opportunity for the right person: you will gain valuable experience working with a customized photography database, learn the business of maintaining a photography archive, interact with the fine arts and publishing industries, and get to work with vintage images of celebrities and political figures from one of the most exciting decades in American history. You can learn more about the photographer here: http://www.lawrenceschiller.com.

Archival experience or degree preferred but not required.

Our studio/office is located on Columbus Circle. The position pays a stipend. 40 hours per week for a 6 month period.

Application Instructions
Interested candidates: please send a résumé and cover letter to nina@wsproductionsinc.com
Full posting from NYFA.
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