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Publication or Company Early Stage Digital News Company
Job Title Photo Editor
Industry Internet/Online/New Media, TV/Cable
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location New York, NY
Job Requirements Experienced photo editor with extensive web experience driving traffic through lively photo displays. Should be knowledgable about photo agencies, stringers and the means to acquire strong photos first, and exclusively. Should have a canny journalistic sense and writing / editing skills so and be able to oversee "picture stories" and slideshows that contain deep captioning.

Skills-excellent knowledge of photo technologies
--relationships with agencies
--good sense of what stories work in photo form for a web audience
--editorial skills
--ability to hands-on design photo stories and slideshows in a content management system.

Daily responsibilities:
Oversight of all photos published on the sight, which includes hands on publishing work
Develop slide shows and "picture stories" for publication
Work with photo agencies to acquire rights to license photos
Be on the hunt for good photos out there that agencies are shopping
Retain the services of freelance photographers to do work
About Our Company New and well-funded online media news organization, launching in August.

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