DPReview is hiring! We're looking for a writer to join our growing editorial team based in Seattle, WA. Responsibilities will include testing and producing reviews of digital system cameras, compact cameras, smart phone cameras, lenses and other photographic equipment. Successful applicants will have have a store of solid practical knowledge about the theory and practice of photography, and a strong understanding of dpreview, our principles and our community. 

Editorial Writer, Digital Cameras & Photography

Dpreview.com is looking for a writer to join our growing editorial team based in Seattle, WA. Responsibilities will include testing and producing reviews of digital system cameras, compact cameras, smart phone cameras, lenses and other photographic equipment using our proprietary methodologies and analysis systems. You will also be required to liaise directly with manufacturers, source and produce news stories and other articles and attend trade shows and product launches. We expect you to be able to work on your own to produce reviews from start to finish, with as much attention to detail as we apply to our work.

We are looking for someone who has a deep understanding of the art, science, technology and techniques of digital photography. Specifically you must have a good working knowledge of digital cameras and systems, along with digital photography workflow/processes.

You should have a store of solid practical knowledge about the theory and practice of photography, and a strong understanding of dpreview, our principles and our community. You will be constantly challenged in your work and will be expected to suggest and innovate, including taking part in the expansion of our editorial content.

Basic Qualifications

  • Demonstrable photographic ability and technical knowledge
  • Demonstrable ability to write clear, readable prose
  • Experience working with Photoshop
  • Bachelor's Degree

Preferred Qualifications

  • Demonstrable experience writing in-depth reviews of digital cameras or similar for a print or online publication.
  • Demonstrable experience in producing video as well as still images
  • Authoring tools / experience: Dreamweaver (preferable), Photoshop (essential).
  • A good knowledge of web standards such as HTML will be a bonus.
  • Experience managing internal and external editorial resources and budgets would be preferable.
 
Please note - this role is US (Seattle) based. We apologize, but we cannot accept applications from candidates outside of the United States.