Appleton Post-Crescent seeks intern

The Post-Crescent photo department located in Appleton, Wis., is offering a paid, 10-week internship for a visual journalist during Summer 2012. We are looking for candidates with strong journalism skills who have an ability to generate daily and long-term story ideas for both print and web publication. Our emphasis is on covering local news and the intern will shoot a variety of assignments, including news, features, sports and business stories. This person should have knowledge of the latest digital camera and transmission technology and software while using Macintosh computers. The Photo Department regularly produces content for the web and this intern should be proficient in multimedia storytelling, which includes video, photo galleries and audio slideshows.

The Post-Crescent staff is regularly recognized for their award-winning photography and multimedia storytelling. This internship is a great opportunity for any photojournalist looking to enhance his/her skills.

Deadline for applications is Friday, March 2, 2012.

Please include a cover letter, resume and examples of photography and multimedia to:

The Post-Crescent
Attn: Sharon Cekada, Asst. Photo Editor
Photo Dept.
306 W. Washington St.
Appleton, WI 54911

Email inquiries: scekada@postcrescent.com
No phone calls please.

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