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A photo intern and a reporter intern for The Colorado Statesman, a nonpartisan weekly in Denver. Must be deadline-oriented, able to work at least 20-25 hours/week starting in January and have an interest in covering important assignments at the state Capitol. Excellent opportunity to gain experience at a high level for a team player who is serious about journalism. Please e-mail responses to:
Info@ColoradoStatesman.com. Posted Dec. 22.
Sentinel and Transcript Newspapers (Golden, Colo.)
The Sentinel and Transcript Newspapers, a growing group of suburban Denver weeklies, is seeking an entry-level staff photographer with an eye for pictures that reflect the complexities of our readers’ lives with a straightforward perspective. In accordance with the research conducted by the Readership Institute, we value photography that is both personal and visceral. Portfolios should demonstrate the ability to recognize those traits and to create images that connect with our readers.
Other requirements include the flexibility to work weekends and nights; the ability to write accurate and thorough captions; the desire to collaborate with writers, designers and editors; a minimum of an undergraduate degree (journalism preferred) and some newspaper photojournalism experience. Applicants must have their own digital equipment and must be proficient in Photo Mechanic, PhotoShop CS and image downloading and transmitting. Applications should include a cover letter with salary requirements, a résumé with references and portfolio. Digital portfolios need to be Mac compatible. Out-of-state candidates should be aware we do not interview or provide moving expenses.
Send application materials to Mitch Pugh, editor, Sentinel and Transcript Newspapers, 1000 10th St., Golden, CO 80401. No phone calls please. Include an SASE if you want your portfolio returned. Application deadline is Jan. 15. Applicants must be able to start by March 1. Posted Dec. 21.
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