Employer Profile: Full Circle Photo

www.fullcirclephoto.com

Full Circle has been a resource for photographers and fine artists since 1987. Internationally renowned panoramic photographer, David Orbock started this business to focus on helping other image-makers create their work. He has stayed true to his goal in providing the highest quality products and service at modest rates. Our clients include students from local colleges, amateurs in all visual art fields, professional photographers, highly regarded and awarded artists, art consultants, corporate entities and non-profit organizations. Operating with a small team of professionals who are also artists, Full Circle maintains a strong commitment to the Baltimore region arts community.

Internship Position:

We are seeking visual artists with either a background or interest in fine art presentation, traditional photographic print practices, or digital print media. We have three departments within the studio:

            1. framing
            2. traditional services
            3. digital services

Interns will work closely with specialists in each department, gaining hands-on experience in professional print production, or finishing, while being introduced to the business of running a small studio. Prospective interns should express a clear interest to work within one of the specific departments. However, time will be spent working within other departments as well. Duties may include darkroom printing, scanning, image manipulation or restoration, archival pigment printing, cutting mats, mounting, laminating, and framing, as well as variety of other duties.

Preferred Experience, Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

Highly organized Committed to excellence Cooperative working skills Able to lift up to 50lbs. Flexible in responsibilities Familiar with traditional B&W and Color photographic processes Experience in Photoshop CS5 Experience using flatbed and virtual drum scanning equipment Experience using large format printers Experience cutting mats and mounting artwork