Summer Intern - Photography


We offer 12-week paid internships working as reporting interns for metro, photo, arts, interactive and business teams. Starting in May/June through August/September.

Photography Intern: San Francisco Chronicle photo interns are responsible for taking photographs and videos for use in The San Francisco Chronicle and its electronic editions. You will cover a variety of news, features, portrait and sports assignments in the Bay Area. In print, photos will be used individually. In electronic editions, photos will be used in slideshows, videos, and other multimedia productions. You will be responsible for taking photographs, initial editing, writing AP Style captions and some reporting. Applicants should have prior internship experience and proficiency in video production is preferred. 


Please submit an application, resume, cover letter and only one link to your portfolio (additional links will not be reviewed).


The San Francisco Chronicle does not offer housing or relocation stipends.



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