Retoucher / Photo Editor

We seek creative photo editors interested in teaming up with photographers to lighten their workload. As a photo editor, you will serve as a personal resource for the photographer, and you will help cull and artfully edit selected photographs.

We strongly encourage people of color, women, and LGBTQ+ people to apply. Loupe and Grain is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes everyone.

To Be Successful:

  • You should demonstrate experience in photo editing and the ability to align your creative ideas with the photographer.
  • Must be a team players
  • Must have a passion for  beautiful photographic arrangements.


  • Consulting with the photographer and brainstorming creative concepts.
  • Coordinating photography assignments.
  • Selecting photographs that complement the text in the way envisaged by the editorial team.
  • Editing and artfully positioning photographs to accompany texts.
  • Submitting photographic designs for approval in a timely manner.
  • Obtaining feedback from photographers and making relevant changes, when required.
  • Keeping track of industry trends and advancements in the field of photographic editing.


  • Bachelors or associate degree in photography, visual arts, or similar.
  • 2-3 years of experience in photo editing, or similar.
  • A complete portfolio of work-related examples.
  • Advanced proficiency in photograph editing software, such as Lightroom, Lightroom CC, Photoshop, and InDesign.
  • Exceptional creative abilities as reflected in appealing photographic content.
  • Ability to collaborate on projects and integrate editorial feedback.
  • Extensive experience in coordinating photography projects and meeting deadlines.
  • In-depth knowledge of copyright and other relevant permissions.
  • Proficiency in keeping up with photography trends and related technologies.
  • Excellent communication skills.
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