associate photographer

michelle lindsay photography

willing to be part of a team
obsessed with working with kids/babies
outgoing and energetic
detail oriented
open to critique/feedback
open minded

you are someone who is

This position is ideal for someone looking to book more sessions, needs work during the weekdays, is interested in shooting without all the front end and back end work and/or wants steady additional income.
Running your own photography business is fine and does not preclude you from this position. 




competitIve pay

The Associate photographer is an integral part of our team as they serve as a direct representation of our company and brand by providing clients with our photographic experience. They are responsible for maintaining our studio’s reputation for photographic quality while also providing our clients with an exceptional, friendly and professional experience throughout the photo session. Their primary focus is on making our clients happy.


$250/hr and up based on experience

roles and responsibility

+ Photographing both studio and on-site family portrait sessions. If you are not familiar with a studio setting, we will train. Our studio is primarily natural light.

+ Culling your session images to approximately 50 per session

+ Submitting your session images to our private editor

+ Communicating with our clients before their session when necessary

+ Recording and posting stories for social media during your session

must have



+ Professional portfolio for review (website or private galleries) of families, babies, children.

+ 1 professional camera body plus backup body and at least 2 professional lens.

+ Transportation readily available for our Studio in Loudoun County and also on-location sessions in DC and the surrounding area.

+ Weekday availability as well as the occasional weekend availability for our petite sessions. We will work directly with the right candidate to set your ideal schedule for clients.


Please send a brief introduction email or video, your website or portfolio
PLUS at least 3 full family galleries to
with the subject line: ASSOCIATE PHOTOGRAPHER - Your Name