Seasonal Tourism Photographer

The seasonal photographer position is part of the Oklahoma Travel & Tourism Division’s Public Relations Department, and would photograph attractions and communities statewide, as well as catalog existing and new images in our photo database. Responsibilities to include: • Traveling the state taking high-resolution digital photographs of Oklahoma people, attractions, restaurants, lodging, and communities for use in promoting our tourism assets. • Capturing Oklahoma’s spirit, culture and character in an authentic and artistic way that is consistent with the Oklahoma Tourism Department’s brand. • Working with our ad agency or other entities to organize photo shoots or model talent as needed. • Implementing and maintaining a searchable photo database which would include loading and keyword coding new and existing tourism images. • The photographer would need to supply and use their own photography equipment; however travel expenses and other office supplies would be provided. • The Oklahoma Tourism Department would have unlimited use of the photo rights. The day-to-day hours and schedule can be flexible; however we do have a prioritized shot list of images needed quickly for several upcoming publications. We’re looking to hire this position for April through June, with the possibility of additional assignments made in the fall. Please send a resume and non-returnable samples of your photography (either via CD, hard copy or website link) to Lindsay Vidrine no later than April 18, 2008. No phone calls please. CONTACT: 120 N. Robinson, Suite 600 Oklahoma City, OK 73102