This year has been even more full, exciting and busy than the last. Over the last 12 months, I’ve mentored more than 10 new & growing photographers and small business owners. It’s a joy and a privilege to join other photographers & creative entrepreneurs on their journey to building a successful photography business, and I’m thrilled to announced that I’m starting an internship program in Spring, Summer & Fall of 2018!
This internship will focus photography, social media, marketing & the wedding industry. Applicants interested in learning from any or all of these areas are welcome to apply!
What HBP is looking for:
Commitment to work 10-20 hours per week with a somewhat flexible schedule
Excellent knowledge & abilities with social media, particularly Instagram & Pinterest
Excellent & professional writing skills
A self-starter who is eager to contribute to the team in any way
An excellent eye for style & design
Interest in photography and/or the wedding industry
Interest and willingness to assist at weddings on Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays
General knowledge of Photoshop, Lightroom & WordPress is a big plus
Lover of tacos & margaritas is an even bigger plus
Some of your main responsibilities:
Managing & updating social media platforms for HBP
Assisting Hannah at sessions & weddings
Research and grow relationships with other industry vendors
Maintain & update the blog & website
Assisting with day-to-day client relationship management
Thinking of new and interesting ways to help HBP grow & thrive
What you can expect to learn:
The basic technical aspects of a camera and shooting
The basics of working with & photographing a couple
How to market your business successfully through social media
The rhythm of a wedding day & working with vendors
How to create an excellent experience for clients
The necessary day-to-day tasks of a business owner
This position is unpaid, but we’re more than happy to work with your school to help you get college credit if this is something you’re looking for! The internship is a best fit for those living in and around the Washington, DC area, but remote interns may be considered depending on your situation. Please don’t hesitate to apply if you’re located somewhere else!
The spring application deadline January 5. We will be in touch with those we think may be a good fit no later than January 10! If you’re interested in a summer or fall internship, feel free to apply now and we will be in touch shortly!
We can’t wait to hear from you!!!