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Project-Based Photography Intern

Title: Photography Intern

Term: Fall. Unpaid Internship, travel is compensated. May qualify for credit.

Overview: We're looking for an in-house Photo Intern to join our team at the United By Blue home office in Old City, Philadelphia. Working with our Photographer directly, you’ll have the chance to assist and organize studio and product shoots, assist and manage lifestyle shoots, and photograph events and cleanups.

Skills We're Looking For:

  • Proficient in the Adobe Creative Suite (specifically Photoshop and Lightroom).
  • Highly organized and detail-oriented, able to manage and organize mass amounts of product to be shot for studio or lifestyle work.
  • Event photography.
  • Knowledge of product styling/photo prep is a plus.


  • Be an engaged part of the team, receive constructive feedback, communicate with the Photographer, be proactive, productive, suggest tasks and ask questions.
  • Ability to work alone as well as in a group.
  • Flexible and on your toes.
  • Easygoing attitude and a lack of ego.
  • A love for the outdoors, and happy to get dirt on your shoes is a must. 

Extra Good Things: A relaxed dress code, and you'll often find a dog snuggling under your desk.

Time: Project-based. Must commit to an average of 15 hrs/week, but this time will vary week-to-week based on the needs of the United By Blue photo department. Must be flexible and able to confirm availability for projects a week or more in advance.

Etc: Must have own laptop, transportation to Old City and our office at The Arsenal in Northeast Philly, and have Adobe Creative Suite.

How to Apply:
Applicants should email their resume, portfolio (.pdf or website) and cover letter to kelly.smith@unitedbyblue.com

Please note before submitting an application: We take hiring very seriously. Our process tends to be longer than other companies because it's very important to us to find the best people to join our team. Interviewing with United By Blue may include any of the following: Skype interviews, phone interviews, job-oriented projects, and on-site interviews. Our goal is to make sure we find the best mutual fit for each and every role.

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