Studio Photographer (NYC)

Location: New York, NY

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Mid Level

AMP Agency is seeking an experienced Studio Photographer to join our growing team in NYC. The ideal candidate has an unfiltered passion for social media—if you’re notorious for producing double-tap worthy Instagrams or an obsessively-curated Snap Story, let’s chat. This role is perfect for candidates who are excited to produce amazing branded content, have a natural curiosity for new social/digital channels and love mentoring others.

*Portfolio submission necessary.


The Studio Photographer will be responsible for collaborating with agency teams to create and shoot fresh, engaging imagery and videos for clients in Beauty, Health & Wellness, and Food. Content will be primarily activated across social, web and digital media channels.

Working closely with the Creative Director and Design team, he/she will be responsible for capturing on brand product and model photography, from image capture to final output. He/She will work in partnership with colleagues across an integrated agency team to ensure that client marketing needs are being met. In addition to day-to-day photography and post editing, he/she will help manage with the day to day workings of an in-house production team.


  • Responsible for producing client product photography from capture to delivery of completed assets
  • Execute shoots in studio and on location
  • Participate in creative concepting meetings and generate ideas that keep our photography fresh and on brand for our diverse roster of clients
  • Ability to set up and direct appropriate lighting, backdrops and composition for in-house shoots
  • Ability to take creative direction, to be flexible in your approach and easily adapt to working with different teams
  • Work with creative team to ensure all images are on-brand and executed to the highest of standards
  • Identify, source, and maintain lighting, grip, and digital equipment
  • Ensure that all studio space is appropriately set up and maintained


  • 3 to 5 years experience in a fast paced, hands-on studio environment
  • A professional portfolio of product, lifestyle, and editorial photography
  • Strong photographic lighting knowledge and compositional skills.
  • Technical experience with still life photography, studio lighting and photo retouching
  • Still life and prop styling experience, working with different sets and exploring new photographic situations and environments
  • A masterful skill in post-production
  • Proactive problem solving, both technically and creatively
  • Ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects efficiently and provide creative solutions to challenges that arise in a high-pressure, fast-paced, deadline driven environment.
  • Proficiency in industry tools e.g. Adobe Creative Suite, Capture One, Final Cut Pro, Lightroom
  • Attention to detail
  • Extra points awarded if you have video experience, being able to shoot and edit, with knowledge of capturing all audio components


  • Passion for design and social media.
  • Self-starter, decisive, and independent
  • Strong work ethic with exceptional project management skills.
  • Infectious, positive can-do attitude in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to interact effectively with all levels of management and virtual teams.
  • Flexibility and understanding of agency and client demands.






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