Photo agency Getty Images is taking applications for a newly created female sports photographer internship – The successful applicant will work with the sports team and photographers at Getty Images’ London office.
They say: The internship, which is offered in partnership with Women’s Sport Trust, Cerno Capital and Canon, will be a paid position in Getty Images’ London office and will run for one year from July 2017. During this time the photographer will learn all angles of the sports photography business by shadowing the picture desk, assignments team and field editors and honing her photography skills at sporting events.
Speaking about the internship, Getty Images’ Vice President of Global Sport and Entertainment, Ken Mainardis says: “Getty Images is the industry leader in sports imagery and we are proud to have award-winning photographers on our roster who service our partners at over 80 of the world’s leading sports governing bodies, leagues and clubs. We are passionate about supporting photographic talent and excited to be offering an up-and-coming female photographer with a passion for sports the chance to learn from the world’s best.”
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• Closes March 31 2017
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