Editorial Positions


About the Position

As a staff photographer for The Daily Californian, you will get a chance to attend and photograph events on campus and around the city of Berkeley (including arts, sports, breaking news, portraits, etc.), as well as have the opportunity to publish full-page photo essays in print and online.

Application Materials:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume
  • Four to six photos that display a range of experience

Work Requirements:

  • One to two four-hour “on call” time slot per week for assignments, plus additional weekend opportunities to shoot special events if available
  • Weekly photo staff meeting, lasting at most one hour

Leadership Opportunities:

  • After serving as a photographer, staff members may apply to serve as the photo assistant editor, photo web producer or photo editor.