DanceBUG is a young, innovative production company specializing in providing photography and videography for the dance industry. Additionally, DanceBUG offers a suite of dance specific software assisting with registration, scheduling, tabulation and video adjudication. DanceBUG services events throughout North America, Australia, South Africa, England, Mexico and Costa Rica. We value teamwork, innovation, passion, quality, security, integrity, and fun.
What We Offer:
The opportunity to meet new people in your field
Travel expenses covered! (Gas, hotel, food)
The chance to be featured on our social media accounts
Youll be capturing key moments throughout each routine at the competition, preserving lifelong memories for dancers and their families. In doing so, youll need to
Photograph jumps, kicks, leg holds, beautiful poses and passionate expressions throughout each routine
Take approximately 50 photos per dance
Setup and test your equipment at the venue
Resolve any equipment issues prior to the competitions start
Your camera will be tethered to a laptop, all youll need is a camera and lens (requirements below)
You are responsible for the quality of your product
Gig Type / Duration: Contractor, available to shoot March 20th - 22nd in Calgary AB, with the possibility of future gigs available
Compensation: $20 / hour
1 year of related experience required (dance, theatre, concerts, or sporting events preferred)
University or College degree in a related field required
Able to work long days for the duration of the competition
Sound technical knowledge of all camera equipment, including maintenance
Professional Digital SLR Camera (at minimum - Canon 70D, Nikon D7500 or comparable model)
Comparable backup camera preferred but not required
70-200 mm f/2.8 lens and 24-70mm f/2.8 lens
Tripod or monopod and backup camera batteries
Please send us your resume, a link to your portfolio/samples of your work, and a list of photography equipment.
DanceBUG is an equal opportunity employer. We embrace diversity and encourage all qualified candidates to apply. If you require an accommodation to submit your application, please contact us. Only those who have been selected for an interview will be contacted.