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WSYX-TV, in Columbus, Ohio, is looking for a creative and dedicated full-time News Photographer! We value creative videography and engaging storytelling on a daily basis. We are seeking someone who can see beyond the lens and bring back compelling stories, win the story of the day, and out pace the competition on breaking news and extreme weather coverage.
In this role, you will cover day to day general assignment stories with a reporter. When starting in this position, you will receive a Sony PXW-X400 camera with all the tools you will need to do your job well. In addition, you will receive an assigned company car and will have access to Avid Media Composer in house and in the field. We value craft and encourage creativity by paying for NPPA dues and encouraging NPPA storytelling. If you have 2+ years of newsroom experience and passion to work hard and win big stories, please apply.
- Be an aggressive team-player who can produce good stories under tight deadlines
- Must have valid driver's license, a good driving record, and be able to operate ENG news vehicles
- At least 2 years of shooting experience in a TV newsroom and a high ability to be a good steward of news stories being told
- The ability to edit and shoot general assignment stories, lives shots, and natural sound packages
- Must be able to lift and carry between 25 and 50 pounds on a regular basis
When applying online, please include a recent web link to your video demo reel.
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