Videographer

GlobNet

Muscat, Oman

Posted
Ref: GP040-262

Job description / Role

• Working with clients to discuss the images they require and how they want to use them
• Seeking out appropriate photographic subjects and opportunities
• Carrying out research and preparation for a shoot
• Working in different locations and circumstances to get the right image
• Using an extensive range of technical equipment, including cameras, lenses, lighting and specialist software
• Communicating with photographic subjects, putting them at ease, encouraging them and directing them
• Arranging still life objects, products, scenes, props and backgrounds
• Liaising with other professionals, including graphic designers, writers, gallery managers, picture researchers,commissioning editors and art directors
• Managing the processing and use of images, discussing technical problems, checking for quality and dealing with clients' concerns
• Preparing proofs for approval
• Compiling finished products for sale, such as albums and framed prints
• Understanding traditional film and digital photography and keeping up to date with industry trends, developments and new techniques
• Developing expertise with software to digitally enhance images by, for example, changing emphasis, cropping pictures, correcting minor faults or moving objects around
• Managing the business aspects of the work, including administration, scheduling work, invoicing and basic accounting
• Developing a good portfolio, building a network of contacts and achieving a reputation for quality and reliability in order to secure future assignments
• Self-marketing by, for example, producing business cards, postcards and promotional materials and creating and maintaining a website.

Requirements

Professional videographer who has experience in the following projects:
• Weddings and other events
• Fashion and models
• Brands
• Babies, families or other similar functions

A degree in the following relevant specializations:
• Art and design
• Digital imaging
• Fine arts
• Graphics
• Media studies
• Photography

• Knowhow to use and operate DSLR camera and professional video camera in manual mode
• Knowhow to use photography equipment like lightings flash, etc.
• Creative and hardworking
• Should be willing to render extra hours
• Should be able to use photoshop, lightroom, adobe premiere, after effects and other similar software, independently
• Willing to work with a team
• Experience in working with different styles and preferences of clients

About the Company

Globnet is a respected privately owned management consultancy that has been operating in Oman for several years and has built a strong network of contacts in the country at various levels in the public services sector.

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