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Photography Intern (Undergraduate)

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Washington, DC, United StatesWashingtonDCUnited States

AARP's Photography team is seeking an organized and collaborative undergraduate intern to join their team in summer, 2018. This position is informative, coordinative, persuasive, and involves some interactions with editors, at every level, designers, photographers. If you have an interest in visual arts and would like to be a part of this team to  assist  the photo department in achieving its gols for AARP’s success, join us for this opportunity. 

Areas of Responsibility: 

Must be able to multitask and work within set deadlines. This position requires knowledge of photographers and photographic styles, along with an eye for outstanding photography and strong visual, interpersonal, and negotiating skills. The Photo Intern reports to the Director of Photography. and will assist in tracking and processing contracts and invoices, assist in photo research and work within photo assignments budgets as prescribed by the Photo Director. 

Duties of the intern will include and are not limited to the following:

  • Photo Research;
  • Photography, including: headshots, still life, reportage, social;
  • Assistance in building a photo library for AARP: metadata, photo archiving;
  • Administrative functions for the photo department, to include: organizing portfolios, filing and mailing.
Educational Background: 
Interns must be currently enrolled in a degreed program at an accredited college or university; maintain a minimum GPA of 3.0; and be considered rising undergraduate juniors or seniors.
  • AARP also considers non-traditional interns who are looking to re-enter the workforce or change careers.  This may include those who have previously graduated college and are now enrolled in a continuing education program. 

Organization Info


Washington, DC, United States
About Us

AARP is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for all as we age. AARP champions positive social change and delivers value through advocacy, information, and service. AARP's vision is a society in which everyone lives with dignity and purpose, and fulfills their goals and dreams.

Listing Stats

Post Date: 
Feb 13 2018
Active Until: 
Mar 14 2018
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