University of Sheffield Photo Soc

New Jobs & Opportunities for Photographers

Hi everyone, let me be as straight-forward as usual :)

*The events are ordered in a ‘received month – order of that month’ form if the numbers confuse you.

01-2. Dentistry Graduation Ball
Time: 12th June 2015
Location: Oulton Hall, Leeds

Details: The Dentistry Graduation Ball is looking for a photographer on Friday 12th June 2015 from 6pm to 11pm at Oulton Hall in Leeds. Transport will be either arranged or re-imbursed there and back. The payment is ?10-?15 per hour depending on their budget. (A backdrop is required.)

02-2. SBSGG Photography Competition

?As you may have seen on social media, we are once again running our Skipton Building Society Grassroots Giving Photography Competition.

We are looking to showcase all our fabulous 2014 Grassroots Giving Winners in their local press, in order to highlight the brilliant work being carried out in communities throughout the UK. However, it would take us too long to take our camera and visit every single winner, so we need your help!

We?re looking for local amateur photographers to help us photograph our winners and get a few snaps of them in action. We would love it if you could help us out by taking a few images of winning groups that are local to you, and by helping us spread the word to other local photographers that you know.

We?re asking for the photographers to send across their best 5 images of the group, and the winner will be awarded ?200 worth of gift vouchers of their choice.
For more information please visit the below:

The closing date for entries is the 16th March and the winner will be announced on the 23rd March.?

Photographers interested in this event please contact Emma directly via to get further details.

02-4. Schools Celebration Event
Time: 18:00-21:00, 13th May 2015
Location: The Octagon Centre

Details: ?Photographing the US in Schools Celebration Event – We would need photographs of school pupils and university students, both informally (attending a mini graduation ceremony) and formally (in organised school groups). We are happy to pay travel expenses and will provide refreshments on the evening.?

02-5. Parranda Latin Dance
Time: 10pm-12pm, 28th March 2015 (During Easter)
Location: Niagara Centre Sheffield (Penistone Road)

Details: The organizer is looking for someone experienced with good gear to cover their night. Flash required and the candidate will be interviewed before the job. ?50 for the two-hour shooting.

02-6. Youth Club Outreach Opportunity

Details: ?The Orchard Fund (TOF) is a local organisation that holds youth club (amongst other things) for 10-17 year olds and is based just off London Road in Sheffield. The youth club is held every two weeks on a Saturday and runs throughout the year.

I work with a close-knit team helping to deliver volunteering opportunities for local organisations and university societies in a youth club setting. We are a small group of individuals who strive to have a positive impact on the youth in our society. In the past we have held workshops on topics such as graffiti art, photography, drama, t-shirt design, 1st Aid and cooking amongst others.

I am emailing to enquire whether you will be willing to work with The Orchard Fund in delivering a workshop for the youth on photography skills and techniques, working in tandem with us to try and broaden their horizons with photo taking. We will be happy to plan and arrange the workshop if you are happy to work with us.?

02-7. Food Photography and Video Shooting
Time: 1pm, 17th February 2015
Location: Maazi?s Restaurant in Matlock

Details: Maazi?s restaurant in Matlock, Derbyshire is processing some projects and want to have some photos and videos taken. They are looking for 2 volunteer photographers who are interested food photography and want to gain work experience. The restaurant also desires to have some cooking and documentary videos. Transportation will be provided.

Any photographers interested please email or contacting Tieu Oanh Vuong on Facebook for further information.

02-8. BUCS National, Sheffield ? Photographer Wanted

The 2015 BUCS Nationals is 3 days of non-stop sports action held across multiple locations in Sheffield, covering 10 sports with over 6,000 competitors. The event is organised by British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS), the governing body of university sport in the UK.

GeoSnapShot is a unique photography platform that enables any photographer to upload, share and sell their photos simply and with no upfront cost.

BUCS and GeoSnapShot have teamed up to offer you the opportunity to be an official photographer at the BUCS Nationals.

What are the benefits to photographers?

You have the opportunity to become an official photographer at the event; benefits include:
? Official BUCS Nationals photography status with ?go anywhere? passes
? Be paid for any of your photos that are sold
? BUSC Nationals t-shirt and high visibility ?official photographer? vest provided
? Gain a professional sports photography portfolio
? Flexible commitment of single or multiple days coverage

This is a fantastic opportunity requiring passionate photographers that know how to shoot sports events and are confident getting great shots. The objective is to capture actions shots of all participants, not necessarily the best artistic shot. The days will be long and the shutter count high!

You?ll be uploading your photos to after the day?s events for participants to view and purchase. You will be paid for any photos sold. You will also be required to supply a copy of your photos to be used by BUCS for future promotional purposes.

Applications for Media Accreditation will close on Monday 16 February


If there is anything you’re interested, email back or contact Dia Wang on Facebook for further details.

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