Freelance Photo Retoucher – 4/28 – 5/16 Job at RUN Studios Seattle, WA

Full Job Description

Since 2007, RUN Studios has created world-class creative content for prominent and emerging brands, bringing together talented artists, savvy producers, authentic storytelling, and business intelligence to tell compelling brand stories that evoke inspiration and engagement. With deep roots in video production and motion design, RUN Studios creates media across all channels, and serves as a strategic resourcing partner to build robust, agile, and inspired creative teams.

RUN Studios is looking for contract/freelance Photo Retoucher for a project with one of our client partners, an online retailer in downtown Seattle.

The project is slated to kick off on April 28th and will run through May 16th for up to 40 hours each week. While the position is remote, candidates must be based in the United States for consideration.

Retouchers will be responsible for image processing, including retouching, page makeup, file formatting, silhouettes, trapping, air brushing, color corrections and related operations. Create image proofs and make file revisions as needed. May create impositions to process jobs for press.

As a Photo Retoucher, You Will

  • Skillfully provide retouching/clean up
  • Adjust lighting and shadow applying the same filter across all RAW and existing JPG assets
  • Provide color correction
  • Adjust background/surface extensions to meet crop
  • Outline and create unified shadows
  • Add transparency or composite groups when applicable

As an Applicant, You Bring

  • Knowledge of digital photography and post production processes preferred
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills
  • Ability to problem solve independently, as well as advise team members
  • Able to quickly prioritize, own tasks, and meet deadlines
  • Archiving processes as well as a strong knowledge of current retouching techniques
  • MS Office(Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook)
  • Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Lightroom, Acrobat, Bridge, Illustrator)
  • Phase One Capture One

Interested? Show us your stuff! Please submit your resume and link to your portfolio of retouching samples in the commercial/ecommerce space for consideration. Prefer imagery in the product or clothing/modeling realm. Before and after samples are best.

At RUN Studios we recognize our ultimate success depends on our talented and dedicated workforce. We understand, value, and are grateful for the invaluable contributions made by each employee. Our goal is to provide a comprehensive program of evolving competitive benefits specifically designed to support the needs of our employees and their dependents.


Pay Range:
$50.00 – $100.00 (Hourly)

The successful candidate’s starting pay within this range will be based on various factors such as individual qualifications and work location.


Benefits and perks may vary depending on location and nature of the work, but eligible employees have access to medical, dental, vision, life, and AD&D benefits, health savings and flexible spending accounts, other telehealth and wellness benefits, accrual of at least 6.5 days (Temporary Employment) to at least 15 days (Regular Employment) of paid time off per year, a 401k plan with company match, discretionary bonuses dependent on company, team or individual performance, and referral bonuses for eligible hired referrals.

As an equal opportunity employer,
RUN Studios is committed to the principle of pay equity and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status.

About the Company

Company: RUN Studios

Company Location:  Seattle, WA

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