Photographer/Videographer

DESCRIPTION: 
Document the award winning re-construction of the original section of the Appalachian Trail at Bear Mountain.
NECESSARY SKILLS and QUALIFICATIONS: 
  • Knowledge and equipment to capture and record high-quality images and sounds outside.
  • Ability to edit footage into short films suitable for presentation.
OBLIGATIONS: 
  • Must be available on-site during work days for 2-6 weeks.
  • Coordinate with crew leaders to capture construction tasks and sequencing with video and time-lapse photography 
RESPONSIBILITIES and DUTIES: 
  • Take time-lapse photos before/during/after that show the transformation of a boulder field into a trail.
  • Produce short (2-3 minute), high-quality video recordings of select trail building techniques, including rock splitting, rock shaping, and rock installation.
Commitment Type: 
Short-term
Duration of Assignment: 
Mid May to end of June
TIME COMMITMENT: 
2-3 hrs, 4-5 days/week
Location Type: 
On Trail
Work Site: 
Bear Mountain State Park
Age Requirements: 
18 and older
Committee: 
Trail Work
Supervisor: 
West of Hudson Program Coordinator