The Silent & Invisible Hero of the Shoot
Job Description
Under the direction and supervision of Photographer/Videographer, the Digital Tech will assist the photographer/videographer on set and be responsible for the technical aspect of digital capture. Executes established studio workflow, which includes using appropriate tethering software, apply file naming conventions, back up and distribute files, hand off assets to the Digital Asset Team. Works with the photographer to meet quality and creative visions expectations.
- Use and maintain all photo/video equipment: cameras, digital backs, lighting gear and computer stations
- Assist photographer/videographer in setting up shoot
- Setup job session in Capture One or Lightroom Catalog with naming convention, balance color and adjust exposure to meet creative intent and technical requirements
- Prepare all digital equipment and cameras for studio and location projects
- Track shot lists
- Organize and back up all files to hard drives and internal servers, archive shoot folder, process and distribute files
- Ensure studio is cleaned and equipment is properly stored after shoots
- Setup and maintain wired and wireless networking including servers, PC and Mac computers and iOS clients
- May assist with some shooting for mid-low impact requests.
- Additional Studio Assistant duties as needed
Experience, Education & Skills: 
- Full working knowledge of the most recent Capture One software, Lightroom, Phocus, Bridge, PhotoShop, ChronoSync
- Studio lighting techniques & equipment including wireless triggering, light grouping, and zoning
- Must be able to think/work independently and efficiently in a fast-paced commercial photography studio environment
- The fast-paced environment of shoots can require the candidate to be physically able to lift 50 pounds
- Intermediate skills in Excel, Word, Power Point, and Outlook

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Information and resources for Digital Technicians 
Professional Photographers of America -
American Photographic Artists - APA
American Society of Picture Professionals - ASSP
American Association of Independent Architecture Photographers - AIAP
National Press Photographers Association - NPPA
Places to search for a Digital Tech
ASMP Find an Assistant -
Wonderful Machine Find a Crew -
Capture One
Alex On Raw - Capture One Related Information -
Image Alchemist (Capture One discount Codes) -
Phase One
Phase One  Capture One Blog -
Phase One Forum -
Phase One Certified Professional program - POCP
Phase One Cultural Heritage Training - DTDCH
Digital Tech Specific
Phase One Certified Professional certification -
General Photography
Luminous-landscape -
Lenswork Publishing -
Instagram Tags
Gear Sources
Kupo Lighting Support & Grip Equipment-
Chimera Lighting -
Megapixeles Digital - Colorado Dealer for Phase One, Capture One, Profoto, Tether Tools, ProMediaGear, Eizo Monitors, Marshall Grip, INOVATIV, and others
Denver Pro Gear  Lighting and studio gear. Custom print services -
Mike's Camera -
Photospace Denver - Equipment sales for Hasselblad, Broncolor, & Chimera -
Modern Studio Equipment -
Tether Tools cables and mounting equipment -
Studio and Rental Houses in and around Denver
C2 Studios Denver -
Photospace Denver - Studio rental. Equipment rental and sales -
Cluster Studios Denver -
ProStudio.US -
Raw Photographic Studio -
Camera Repair
Precision Camera Works -
Digital Tech Gear Information
Digital Tech recommended gear kits - Digital Tech Gear
How To
Using external triggers with the PhaseOne XF Camera system.
It is possible to use the Pluto Trigger and the Dynamic Perception NMX controller. See the details here

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