Digital Photography Technician

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Creative Services


Long Island City


New York


United States

Pay Range: The pay range for this job is $62000 - $90000 annually; actual pay is dependent on experience and geographic location.

Benefits: Base pay is only one part of our employee value proposition, which includes a robust benefits package, above-market time off, flexible working arrangements, incentive compensation, where applicable, and varied learning opportunities.

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Company Description

Ralph Lauren Corporation (NYSE:RL) is a global leader in the design, marketing and distribution of premium lifestyle products in five categories: apparel, accessories, home, fragrances, and hospitality. For more than 50 years, Ralph Lauren's reputation and distinctive image have been consistently developed across an expanding number of products, brands and international markets. The Company's brand names, which include Ralph Lauren, Ralph Lauren Collection, Ralph Lauren Purple Label, Polo Ralph Lauren, Double RL, Lauren Ralph Lauren, Polo Ralph Lauren Children, Chaps, among others, constitute one of the world's most widely recognized families of consumer brands.

At Ralph Lauren, we unite and inspire the communities within our company as well as those in which we serve by amplifying voices and perspectives to create a culture of belonging, ensuring inclusion, and fairness for all. We foster a culture of inclusion through: Talent, Education & Communication, Employee Groups and Celebration.

Position Overview

Ralph Lauren is seeking a Digital Photography Technician for our digital studio in Long Island City, NY.
The Digital Technician will join a team of photographers and digital technicians, working closely with a
team of stylists and product coordinators in a fast-paced, high volume, studio environment. The DT primarily handles on-set file workflow in Capture One, color corrections, file outputs, as well as traditional Photo Assistant duties such as set setup and teardown, and camera setup. The DT will also be called upon to assist in some post-production responsibilities in regards to file management (but not retouching). 
This position has a close working relationship with photographers and art directors and requires a positive on-set presence. 

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

Excellent on-set communication and teamwork skills
Handling Capture sessions and maintaining redundant backups
Set up of photo studios – lighting set ups, set builds
Using ticketing management software to assure all assets are processed correctly
File management and file delivery to workflow standards
Technical troubleshooting
Partner with software and hardware vendors to support operations
Assessments of equipment / future planning
Maintain photo equipment and organization of studios
Assist Art Directors with technical needs
Partner with freelance team members to assure consistency

Experience, Skills & Knowledge

Proficient with:
• Mac Operating System, Canon Photography EQ, Studio Lighting
• Adobe CS (Photoshop and Bridge)
• Capture One
• Comfortable with lighting modifiers / flags / nets / grip
• Understanding of safe equipment setup procedures
• Ability to lift and move up to 49lbs and stand/walk during shifts up to 8-10 hours

Ralph Lauren will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest or conviction records in a manner consistent with the requirements of the law, including any applicable fair chance laws.