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A.T. Photographer

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APPALACHIAN TRAIL CONSERVANCY

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Overview: To help tell the story of the A.T. and the work of volunteers by capturing images that highlight the impact and accomplishments of the individuals and organizational entities that make this vast network of connected lands come alive. Selected photographers will help make the invisible work of volunteers more greatly acknowledged by visually reporting what goes in to a well-maintained Trail. Photographers will be paired with work trips within a preferred travel distance based on their availability.

Responsibilities:

  • Take photos that meet criteria assigned by your volunteer coordinator
  • Travel to work sites (hike - variable - but let us know your capabilities)
  • Ability to take quality photos in variable lighting conditions
  • Curate and edit your photos or videos for select submission
  • Deliver ATC photos along with photo credit detail and location information through online location

Benefits:

  • Flexible schedule, planned in advanced based on identified project needs and your availability
  • Photo credit for all your images, along with a link to your website, if desired
  • Time in nature
  • Pride in being an essential part of telling the story of the A.T.
  • Opportunity to take a free Leave No Trace awareness course, or significantly discounted 2-day Leave No Trace trainer course.

Qualifications:

  • Experienced photographer, as a skilled amateur photographer, professional, or students of photo journalism
  • Familiarity with the A.T. preferred, but not required
  • Capable of hiking over variable terrain, in changing weather conditions, carrying photo equipment and personal hiking equipment.

Requirements:

  • Must provide own equipment for photography, videography, and editing
  • Willingness to furnish publication rights to Appalachian Trail Conservancy, for use in print and online
  • Ability to learn about kinds of volunteer activities and respective safety equipment.

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About APPALACHIAN TRAIL CONSERVANCY

Location:

PO BOX 807, HARPERS FERRY, WV 25425, US

Mission Statement

The Appalachian Trail Conservancy’s mission is to preserve and manage the Appalachian Trail - ensuring that its vast natural beauty and priceless cultural heritage can be shared and enjoyed today, tomorrow, and for centuries to come.

Description

The Appalachian Trail Conservancy’s vision is to connect the human spirit with nature - preserving the delicate majesty of the Trail as a haven for all to enjoy.

We are committed to nurture and protect this sacred space through education and inspiration. We strive to create an ever-expanding community of doers and dreamers, and work to ensure that tomorrow’s generations will experience the same mesmerizing beauty we behold today.

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