Job Application:

Assistant Photographer


As a Photographers Assistant at Emily Dowell Photography, your duties would include the following:

  • Assist with set up/break down of photography equipment and displays
  • Carrying equipment to locations
  • Holding and handling newborn babies
  • Assist with entertaining and occupying children at a session
  • Assist with guiding families into place at a session 



  • Great social skills
  • Reliable, punctual, friendly and energetic
  • Must be available to work Saturdays or Sundays (Usually from 4-6pm)
  • Ability to stand for 2-3 hours at a time
  • Ability to carry bulky equipment
  • Experience and confidence handling newborn babies 
  • Experience and confidence with young children
  • Responsible for own transportation to and from photo shoots around Columbus and surrounding suburbs
  • 21+ years old

Job Type: Part-time (An average of 1 session/weekend)

Salary: $35/Full Session (2 hours), $50/Mini Session Event (about 3 hours), $70/day for school portraits (4-6 hours on week days)