Enjoy taking pictures? Cat photographer wanted!


Cause Areas


It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


8323 Baldwin St.Oakland, CA 94621


Purpose: High quality pet photos are a crucial part of the success of sending pets to their forever homes. The East Bay SPCA Oakland location currently has a strong need for an additional cat photographer to take photos of cats on its adoption floor to then be uploaded to the shelter database/website.

Training and Shifts:

  • Must attend the East Bay SPCA’s Volunteer Orientation and Working with Shelter Animals class.
  • Complete Canine/Feline Companion and Enrichment training before working with dogs/cats.
  • Schedule program specific training/introduction shift(s) with additional Volunteer Photographer.
  • Two-hour weekly shifts are available according to program needs.


  • Have 3 to 5 years of professional photography experience with portfolio to share with marketing team.
  • Commit to at least one regular weekly shift at Oakland Adoption Center to take shelter portraits.
  • DSLR camera and/or professional-level equipment recommended.
  • Experience with Adobe Creative Cloud for photo altering and touchups.
  • Must supply own backdrops and lighting.
  • Familiarity with Dropbox.
  • Ability to work with brand guidelines and style guide.


  • Photography
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Animal Care / Handling

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Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training

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