Cultura Creative

Intro to Cultura Creative

Cultura Creative is a stock library, with a wealth of experience in the visual communications and creative industry, launched to celebrate diversity in our world. We understand that images should be believable, authentic, and reflect the diverse world in which we live: our collection is people-based, focusing on the human story, lifestyle, business, sports and leisure.

We are keen to promote and encourage BIPOC Photographers and Videographers as they are under-represented in the stock licensing industry. Our goal is to recruit, support and develop new talent. It is our intention to be the change we want to see in the stock photography industry and to inspire an entire eco-system, making a commitment to work not only with Photographers, Videographers and Illustrators but to work with make-up artists, stylists, producers and editors from different communities in creating an entirely inclusive premium stock collection.

Intro to role as Junior Photographer

Cultura Creative and Fujifilm are proud to partner to offer the opportunity to an individual who demonstrates promise and talent in photography. The paid role will help you to develop your skills, knowledge and experience in a career in photography. As well as a paid salary, you will receive mentorship, support, photographic kit and work experience at an established visual communications company and with global brand (Cultura Creative and Fujifilm).

Over 1.2 trillion photos are taken each year and Fujifilm are passionate about providing customers with the best photograph every time, having spent more than 80 years developing papers, inks and photo technology. Whether pushing the boundaries of digital photo technology with X Series and GFX, to inspiring millions to take up instax instant photography, to creativity with photo printing from tote bags to wall art canvases, we provide a range of photo services to suit everyone.

This partnership has come to fruition as Cultura Creative and Fujifilm want to make the creative industry more accessible to everyone, no matter your age, race, ability, prior experience or education. We are strongly committed to creating a diverse environment and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer, our dedication to promoting diversity, multiculturalism and inclusion is clearly reflected in our content.

We are looking to develop the skills and talent of the right candidate, therefore no work experience needed. However, you will be required to evidence natural talent and photographic skills, with some example images and familiarity with lighting science is a bonus.

We request a CV to summarise your creative and professional journey to date.

You will be working alongside a vibrant and nurturing team to support you at the beginning of your journey as a photographer in the creative industry.

The ideal candidate will have natural artistic flair, ambition, focus, able to take initiative and commitment to learn and develop their skills.

The role (by the end of your placement you will be confident in)

  • Taking pictures in a studio or on location
  • Setting up photographic equipment
  • Editing and retouching images
  • Choosing and setting up locations
  • Full knowledge of the stock photography industry and business practices and general admin
  • Ability to jump on an opportunity to create content for the brand
  • Photography content creation for stock photography library, content to be used on digital channels, branded content work
  • Working through course modules to develop within the role
  • Flexible to travel to different locations for shoots (with sites based in Sheffield, London and Manchester)

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