Voice Media Group and Phoenix New Times Announce Summer Multimedia Internships
If you see the world in visuals and aren't afraid of interviewing, recording, cropping, color adjusting, and rendering, we have good news.
This summer, Voice Media Group is kicking off a multimedia internship in each of its papers (including Phoenix New Times, Miami New Times, Westword, New Times Broward Palm Beach, Riverfront Times, Dallas Observer, LA Weekly, OC Weekly, City Pages, Houston Press, and The Village Voice) that wil include video production and visual storytelling.
Multimedia interns will work with the editor, reporters, web editor and art director to produce photographs as well as videos to accompany print features and online reporting. (S)he will be expected to produce two brief segments each week, as well as two long-term projects over the course of the semester.
Excellent communication and organizational skills, well-developed creative and production skills, and a comfort level in working independently and juggling several projects on tight deadlines is a must.
Some offices are equipped with cameras and accessories, but in general, equipment is not provided. Interns must have reliable transportation; VMG will reimburse for mileage and assignment expenses.
Candidates must be proficient in Apple Final Cut Pro X and Compressor, with some knowledge of Apple Motion as well as any editing software the intern may own.
To apply, send a résumé and clips to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include "Multimedia Intern" and your publication of choice in the subject line.
Applicants who are not enrolled in school and who are unable to receive academic credit are ineligible.