Sports Photographer Internship
Trying to build your photo portfolio and learn how to shoot college athletics? FishDuck.com is looking for a few photographers to shoot sports other than football this fall. You will need high quality equipment, or have the ability to borrow it for your assignments. You will be using/learning Photo Mechanic software to categorize and caption AP style the photos, thus superb experience gained in your field for photos used by our over 30 writers for their articles.
Your pictures in these stories will be on the web forever and offer wonderful referral possibilities to show employers. Our new partnership with USA TODAY Sports Media will also give great photographers opportunities for their pictures to be distributed on a national basis. You will be taught by a professional photojournalist who has been shooting for Pac-12 universities, a newspaper, and the Associated Press. (Internships are a minimum through the end of fall term 2015)
You can now apply for upper division School Credit at the University of Oregon for your time spent on this project due to the close alliance of FishDuck.com with the university in providing students opportunities for improving their resume’ along with job skills to help them get hired.
Join us! Call Charles Fischer at 541-915-4541 or apply firstname.lastname@example.org Send resume’ and cover letter and detail the type of equipment you have, or have access to. I would also like to see samples of your work, so send along links and whether you have shot sports before, or wish to use this as an opportunity to learn.
FishDuck.com is a hot fast-growing Oregon Duck Sports site with more than 100 volunteers helping with Writing, Editing, Photography, Research, and the Social Media aspects of the site and serving visitors from more than 50 countries who read our articles between a quarter to a half million times every month. We now have a partnership with USA TODAY Sports Media.
We seek to educate and entertain our readers with Football Analysis, Op-Ed articles, Recruiting, Player Profiles, History, and even Humor. We have been interviewed and cited/quoted as a source by the Wall Street Journal, and twice have been featured in prominent articles in the Online Sports Section of The Washington Post as our football instructional videos have been viewed more than a Million times by fans and coaches.
FishDuck.com has even been accredited by Google News as an official Oregon Sports news source, and we are UO Media Credentialed, sitting on Press Row in the Autzen Stadium Press Box and in the Matthew Knight Basketball Arena.