Kyle Marshall; photo by Christopher Duggan Photography

Kyle Marshall Choreography; photo by Christopher Duggan

Assistant Photographer Position at Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival

by | Feb 5, 2024 | Dance | 0 comments

Mark Morris Dance Group; photo by Christopher Duggan Photography

Mark Morris Dance Group;

photo by Christopher Duggan

Dutch National Ballet; photo by Christopher Duggan Photography

Dutch National Ballet;

photo by Christopher Duggan

Ice Dance International; photo by Christopher Duggan Photography

Ice Dance International;

photo by Christopher Duggan

Position has been filled. Thank you for your interest!

CHRISTOPHER DUGGAN PHOTOGRAPHY IS IN SEARCH OF AN ASSISTANT PHOTOGRAPHER FOR JACOB’S PILLOW DANCE FESTIVAL 2024

ASSISTANT PHOTOGRAPHER

ABOUT THE POSITION

This is a photo editing, administration, calendar management, and photography position.

*80% administrative work, 20% photography

Timing: July 22–August 31, 2024. It’s a 6-day work week.

Compensation: $800 per week. On-campus housing and 3 meals per day are provided by the Pillow.

The Festival is a fast-paced environment, and we get to shoot a lot of amazing dance. This will be my 18th summer as the Pillow’s Festival Photographer, and I LOVE IT!!

Responsibilities include:

  • Editing Assistant Photographer photos and Festival Photographer photos as needed
  • Managing calendar
  • Managing export and delivery of all photos to image drive, Marketing Department, Individual Artists, other JP Departments as needed, and ultimately to the Jacob’s Pillow archives
  • Working closely with the Festival Photographer on all assignments
  • Working closely with Jacob’s Pillow’s Marketing Department
  • Backing up all media and managing backups with IT
  • Responsible for own equipment and maintenance
  • Photographing as assigned: live dance performance and dress rehearsals both inside and outside theaters, dancers in class and their creative process
  • Photographing events, gala, talks, environment, ambiance and staff
  • Other tasks as assigned by Festival Photographer and Director of Media

Qualifications:

  • Applicants must own professional photography equipment and have experience shooting dance and events.

To apply:

Please send Christopher a message via studio@christopherduggan.com or via Instagram DM including your qualifications, understanding of the role, and why you’re excited by the opportunity.

APPLY BY MARCH 15

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Gauthier Dance; photo by Christopher Duggan Photography

Gauthier Dance; by photo Christopher Duggan

ADDITIONAL DETAILS

Christopher Duggan Photography and Jacob’s Pillow are committed to providing an inclusive, diverse, accessible, and equitable environment that cultivates the celebration of the art of dance and its positive impact on communities. Jacob’s Pillow’s mission is to support dance creation, presentation, education, and preservation; and to engage and deepen public appreciation and support for dance. Organization-wide values include inclusion, leadership, integrity, flexibility, partnership, and sustainability. Learn more about Jacob’s Pillow, its mission statement, and its values here.

Jacob’s Pillow is a registered 501(c)(3) not for profit organization that provides equal opportunity for all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital status, mental or physical disability, pregnancy, military or veteran status, or any other basis prohibited by state or federal law. This policy also prohibits employees from harassing any other employee for any reason including, but not limited to, race, religion, sex, national origin, age, or disabled status.




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