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Reviews Editor, DPReview.com

Job ID: 2095391 | IMDb.com, Inc.

DESCRIPTION

Job summary
Do you want to create content for the largest audience of photography and video enthusiasts in the world? DPReview.com (http://dpreview.com/) is home to high-quality digital camera reviews, the best photography news, interviews, opinion and analysis on the web.

We are looking for an experienced editor with a good working knowledge of consumer digital imaging devices and systems, along with a demonstrable familiarity with standard digital photography and video workflows. In this role, you will own and drive the delivery and development of product reviews to bring the most important information to our readers.We expect you to be able to work on your own to produce written and video content from start to finish, with a clear focus on the intended customer and the various real world use-cases driving their interest.

The ideal candidate should be passionate about technology, and excited about distilling the latest features and innovations into easily understandable, actionable advice and insights. You will be expected to streamline and innovate how our product focused content reaches our readers, including taking part in the expansion of our editorial content into new segments and channels.


Key job responsibilities

  • Own the real-world and studio testing, analysis, and creation and delivery of camera and lens reviews
  • Streamline the processes used for product reviews to ensure they are both valuable to our readers and timely
  • Collaborate with the wider team to translate product insights into customer friendly formats for onsite and offsite channels.

A day in the life
Your primary day to day focus will be on using, testing, researching, and writing about cameras. This will include testing product features, taking photos and videos, working in our studio on product photography and technical tests, as well as spending time outdoors evaluating products under real-world conditions. You will also spend time writing, translating your findings into concise and longer form content for use in a variety of channels as a part of the product review lifecycle. You will help fuel new content development as well, and will have the freedom to pitch and scope individual projects.

About the team
We are passionate about creating the best, most authoritative, and digestible content about photo and video gear that exists. Our team is made up of a small number of highly experienced editors and creators, who work with a pool of trusted freelance writers and video producers. We encourage collaboration and we maintain a largely 'flat' structure when it comes to the hierarchy of ideas and ownership over content.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • At least 3 year's experience creating high-quality written and multimedia content in the consumer technology space for an online publication
  • Demonstrable photographic and video skills
  • Proven ability to create and edit multimedia content, and a good instinct for strong visuals

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • A deep understanding and appreciation of imaging, in all its forms
  • Experience of using modern integrated CMS platforms
  • Experience managing internal and external editorial resources and budgets
  • Proven ability to create and edit multimedia content, and a good instinct for strong visuals
  • Experience managing photo and video editing workflows using industry standard software and tools
  • Comfort in front of the camera, in a production context


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