Cleveland Magazine Summer Internship

cle mag photo intern

Cleveland Magazine, a publication of Great Lakes Publishing Co., is currently interviewing for a photography intern for the summer semester 2014, mid-May through August. We are looking for an energetic and detail-oriented individual to assist Cleveland Magazine’s design team. Candidates should have proficient knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and strong work ethic. Excellent organization and communication skills are a must. The photography intern will have the opportunity to gain experience in the publication industry, work closely with editors and designers on the magazine and receive college credit. There are also numerous opportunities to complete photo assignments across several publications. Shoots range from food and still life (small studio space available) to on-location portraits. The ideal candidate will work well under deadline pressure to perform routine and complex duties in the preparation of Cleveland Magazine and related products.

*The internship is unpaid (we reimburse for parking and photo travel expenses) and ranges from 15 to 25 hours a week.

You can earn CSU Art Department course credits.


➼ Photo research
➼ Retouch and color correct images
➼ Archive files and artwork
➼ Scan images for print
➼ Resize images for the web
➼ Assist in design of marketing and subscription collateral, if applicable
➼ Complete photo assignments given by department members that may include, but is not limited to: Design Director, Associate Art Director, Art Directors of Custom Publishing, Inside Business Art Director
➼ Meet all deadlines and communicate effectively with subjects and Art Directors


➼ College student working towards a degree in photography or equivalent field
➼ Knowledge of digital photography and retouching a must
➼ Must own a working professional quality camera (DSLR and at least one lens)
➼ Knowledge of Mac OS, Adobe CS4, Microsoft Office applications

➼ Must take direction and assert ideas quickly
➼ Strong organizational skills and attention to detail necessary in order to handle a number of projects simultaneously
➼ Must work well in a deadline driven environment
➼ Your own reliable transportation


Send cover letter, resume, availability and work samples to Sam Twarek at No phone calls, please.


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