ID: 158297

Photographer (candid, live action, portrait, behind the scenes)

Arts & Culture Regular - more than 6 months Elwood VIC

About this opportunity

Theatrical. is a community theatre company. We use performing arts to promote community engagement, mental wellbeing, physical health and social inclusion. Our focus is engaging with the community to promote skills sharing, capacity building and creating a sense of belonging within the community.

We make great music theatre by creating a fun, supportive, safe environment in which people are free to express their creativity.

We need photographers to help us engage with and build our community.

You need to be talented, driven, have a strong sense of photographic composition, love social and traditional media and be great with people. If you love music theatre and working with a group of passionate, creative people then even better!

Our volunteer photographers help us create content for our social media channels, portraits (head shots) for our programs, fun location publicity photo shoots, live theatre photography and candid "behind the scenes" documentary photographs.

The role will require approximately 1-2 hours per week during our off season and about 5 hours or so per week during our peak times (in lead up to and during our show seasons).

Skills required include:

  • strong visual communication skills
  • a thorough understanding of photographic equipment
  • basic photographic editing skills
  • work well in a team
  • motivated and proactive
  • preference is given to applicants with their own equipment

In your application please include your education and work history,  the camera equipment you own, previous volunteer experience (if any), recent examples of your photography (please include portraits and live/action photographs if you have those) and why you believe this role is a good fit for you.

[email protected]

Additional requirements

Working with Children Check *.

* May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.
Time Required

A few hours every few weeks

Suitable for
  • Skilled Volunteers
  • Work Experience
  • Younger volunteers, aged 14-18
Type of work
  • Arts, Craft & Photography

We hope you are already an experienced photographer but we have a professional photographer on the team who can offer guidance and support as needed.