Conn-Selmer, Inc. is the leading U.S. manufacturer of musical instruments for student, amateur and professional use encompassing a brand portfolio of Vincent Bach, C.G. Conn, King, Holton, Selmer, Armstrong, Leblanc, Ludwig, Musser, Scherl & Roth; and is also the North American Distributor of Henri Selmer Paris woodwinds, and Yanagisawa saxophones.
Join our team of entrepreneurial leaders, innovative manufacturers and passionate music educators seeking to improve the music industry worldwide. With a focus on quality craftsmanship and superior musical performance, we empower the next generation of talent to make their mark on the future of the world's most-loved musical brands.
We have an opening within our newly expanded Product Information Management (PIM) team for a Product Photographer for Ludwig Drums. This position operates from our studio at the Ludwig Factory in Monroe, NC and reports to the Ludwig Product Manager.
The Product Photographer, Ludwig is responsible for capturing Ludwig musical instrument product photography on white background following brand photo standards. Each instrument and all accompanying hardware is captured from multiple angles, post-edited, and provided to management in and timely and organized method for public, print, and digital marketing use.
Familiarity with photography and video details and use of a camera
Ability to properly set-up, clean, and tear down drums to maintain an organized and efficient work environment
Consistently and accurately create uniformity (angle, lighting, clarity of image, color) across multiple models of the same drum or hardware.
A mid to high level proficiency of Adobe software via Photoshop and/or Lightroom
Attention to detail to verify photos are accurately documenting all required angles and shots based on Ludwig’s Product Photography Standards
Background in photography and photo editing
Ability to read, follow directions, and good communication skills
Basic computer skills required
Self-motivated and able to drive collaborative success with limited guidance
Ability to manage multiple projects in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
Self-motivated, energetic, and detail orientated about photography
Some musical familiarity with drums is a plus
Maintain regular attendance
Ability to perform continuous walking for extended periods of time on concrete