URBN is a portfolio of global consumer brands comprised of Urban Outfitters, Anthropologie, Free People, BHLDN, Terrain and the Vetri Family. We are passionate, creative and entrepreneurial. We create unique retail experiences with an eye toward creativity and a singular focus on pleasing our customer. Learn more about us at
The Digital Tech should be someone who is organized, possesses strong time management skills, and should be extremely interested in process workflows with a strong interest in photography. The Digital Tech works with the photographer and stylists during on-model shoots to ensure proper capture and labeling of incoming images. The digital tech is also responsible for working with the art directors and stylists on making final selects, proper image preparation for the web and passing the final images to the web team. The techs are responsible for preparing all images shot in studio for post-production and work with the Digital Asset Manager to maintain the web studio's image archive. In down time, the tech will be called upon to assist the retouching team (proficiency with Adobe Photoshop is required), and is responsible for software updates, researching new hardware/software workflow combinations, and monthly monitor calibrations of all image-capturing computers. Techs will also serve as a photo assistant on set, and may act as photographer on a set pending studio needs.
* Maintain hardware and software * Manage archive of all web images * Manage real-time workflows using photo studio workflow software * Optimize digital work flows and suggest process changes to improve efficiency * Assist photographer with lighting and grip * Color calibrate all computer monitors to insure proper image representation * Work with sample coordinators, visual merchandisers, and stylists to insure the images are delivered by their deadlines.
* Knowledgeable of digital photography workflow * Hands-on experience of the Nikon and Canon EOS systems * Retouching/Photoshop proficiency strongly preferred * Mac OS X proficiency * Hands-on experience Capture One Pro strongly preferred * RAW processing proficiency * Basic photography studio experience * Retouching experience * General web image knowledge, such as web standards and color spaces * Extremely organized with strong time management skills * Minor IT and troubleshooting skills * 2-3 years of experience digital teching in ecommerce studio
Bachelor's Degree in Fashion, Business, or a related field.
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