Headquartered in New York, Shutterstock is an innovative e-commerce company and a leading provider of royalty-free stock videos, photos, and illustrations. With over 25 million images and videos, Shutterstock sources content from a contributor community of thousands of photographers, videographers, artists and illustrators from around the world. We consider our contributor community, supply chain and operational capability to be among our greatest assets.
We are seeking Image Reviewers to evaluate images for our Bigstock collection based on the overall quality, technical execution, commercial suitability, and adherence to other image acceptance standards.
This position is remote and freelance using reviewer’s equipment and fully at the reviewer’s discretion.
Evaluate and approve images based on image acceptance standards.
Inspect images for their overall quality, technical quality, and editorial or commercial suitability.
Learn and apply evaluations for trademark, model release and copyright issues.
Provide high-quality image evaluations in a fast-paced, detail-oriented manner.
Apply standards with objectivity and consistency.
Apply metadata standards, with light metadata editing and a keen eye for keyword, title and caption relevance to drive accurate search engine results.
Willing to learn and stay current on what images sell and why.
Provide efficient, concise and accurate feedback to contributors.
Mandatory: Minimum 2-3+ years of professional photography experience or the equivalent, preferably as a photographer, contributor to stock agencies, photo editor, aspiring editor or production assistant.
Must have reliable high-speed Internet / broadband access, own a PC or Mac, and own a sufficient and accurate color display for viewing large images.
Adept at photo editing, image resolution, and metadata optimization, along with a basic foundation in best practices for post-production processes.
Software: Knowledge of FTP, Adobe Photoshop, Excel and Microsoft Office Suite.
Highly organized and detail-oriented.
Fast learner with exceptional reliability and consistency.
Excellent writing skills; use of proper English grammar, vocabulary and spelling.
Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V