Freelance Field Photographer

Posted: 6/10/2019 | Expires: 7/10/2019

Location: Washington D.C.
Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)
Duration: Part Time
Salary Description: Commensurate to Experience

Our DC bureau is looking for a Freelance Field Photographer to join the Fox Business Network team! As the Freelance Field Photographer, you have proven News skills and 5 years’ professional experience in the field.  You have strong lighting skills, experience with long format shoots, as well as the flexibility and speed to work in an exciting breaking News environment!


  • Sony PXW400 or similar SxS HD camera and file workflow operations
  • Basic ENG field photography
  • Multi-camera assignments
  • Audio for single and multiple camera set-ups
  • FTP, LiveU, BGAN operations
  • Satellite, Nucomm microwave, fiber and truck transmissions/operations


  • Flexibility to work a nonstandard work schedule, including overtime and weekends
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work well with field photographers, satellite truck operators, engineers, field producers and reporters
  • Camera and audio mixer gear with IFB gear; enough for at least two subjects
  • Tungsten and HMI lighting for a Standup Live Shot and sit down one on one interview. Camera preference is a Sony PXW400 or similar. Complete list of required equipment will be provided.
  • Ability to multi-task in the field
  • Working knowledge of field audio mixers
  • Ability to mix and route audio for multiple camera shoots
  • Proficiency in mixing Live remotes with IFB communications
  • A valid driver’s license
  • Experience with video photography and non-linear video editing
  • Experience with lighting techniques
  • Familiarity with streaming technologies, microwave trucks and satellite newsgathering vehicles
  • Team player qualities and adaptability to the needs of flexible work environment
  • Positive work ethic and ability to work under tight deadlines
  • High degree of integrity and professionalism

Fox News is committed to delivering news as it happens. We love what we do and we’re looking for passionate, talented people to help us lead, grow and achieve our goals.

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