Photo Retoucher - Tempe

Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration Full Time
Status Full Time
Rate Up to $65,000 DOE
Our eCommerce client is looking for a Photo Retoucher to join their team full-time, onsite in Tempe.

In this role you will work closely with the Photographer to assess each photograph and establish standards for various types of content from products to lifestyle photography, and then execute the vision through retouching.

What you will be doing as a Photo Retoucher:
-Execute retouching of product and editorial imagery
-Establish standards of retouching across product lines
-Manipulate photos which will include reducing and removing product inaccuracies, colorizing, background cleanup, compositing, silo's, and adjusting highlights/shadows
-Ensure color accuracy of product samples or reference images
-Examine raw images to determine correct white balance and exposure
-Crop, resize and name images in accordance with set sizes and naming conventions
-Take full ownership of all assigned retouching files including the organization, batching to review rounds, cropping for website, and batching to LOW and HI-RES archives
-Stay up-to-date on advancements in techniques, hardware and software
-Present strategic thought behind creative decisions to partners across departments
-Actively review the process of retouching to make recommendations
-Adhere to internal and external deadlines

What you need to know as a Photo Retoucher:
-3+ years in a photo retouching role
-Portfolio of work, preferably showing before and after samples
-Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)
-Strong knowledge of Capture One
-Knowledge of file types/sizes, as well as color spaces for print and web needs
-Experience working with highly detailed photos for retouching such as photos of products that have patterns and textiles
-Ability to retouch intuitively and with the ability to take direction and feedback
-Highly organized with excellent attention to detail
-Ability to manage multiple priorities and meet deadlines
-Strong communication skills both written and verbal
-Ability to use a PC
-Experience working in e-commerce is a plus

MAY 2021

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to:

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