Photographer – Camp Wapsie

YMCA Camp Wapsie


Under the direction of the Summer Camp Director and Retreats Director, the Camp Photographer is responsible for taking cabin photos and photos of campers in a variety of activities each week in order to provide cabin photos, marketing photos/videos and general use photos.  In addition, the Camp Photographer develops a photo collection to be available for purchase by campers at the conclusion of the camp week on Saturday morning.

  • Take photos and video of a variety of activities, people, facilities and scenery around camp each week.
  • Develop a weekly photo collection available for distribution to campers.
  • Produce and upload or copy the necessary photo collections each week.
  • Maintain an inventoried library of good camp photos for use in marketing pieces.
  • Take cabin photos and get them developed and returned to camp by Friday afternoon each week.
  • Work with the Camper Services Director to determine number of photo collections needed each week and to determine the number of cabin photos and distribute them each week.
  • Maintain an organized collection of all photos taken.
  • Assist with office, programming and planning duties as requested and assigned.
  • Coordinate the distribution of camper t-shirts and care packages.
  • Create and maintain a harmonious, positive working relationship with fellow staff, campers, and participants.
  • Manage camper shirt inventory and distribute camper shirts weekly.
  • Supervise campers assigned to their care, especially night duty in their cabin.


  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Must possess strong photography and organizational skills.
  • Must have knowledge of photography software for editing and duplicating photo CDs.
  • Must enjoy working and interacting with people of all types and ages, with a special emphasis on children, modeling and utilizing the important core values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility.


Seasonal position:  Early June – Late August.

Apply soon – position closes when filled, training begins in May.

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