The MFA Imaging Studios produce a wide variety of video for many different purposes within the museum. Most productions are multi-camera with sound, passing through several rounds of revision, ranging in length from 8 seconds to 45 minutes.

The Videography intern will engage in every part of creating videos for a major encyclopedic art museum, from concept meetings to delivery of the final work. Along with technical skills, s/he will learn the equally important give-and-take of teamwork and cooperation within a large organization.


  • Edit video, both under direction and independently, in FCP7 and Adobe Premier
  • Shoot documentary-style video as second camera with DSLR
  • Work as occasional sound person on documentary crew


  • Enrollment in an undergraduate program at an accredited college or university 
  • Familiarity with Mac OS, Apple FCP7 and Adobe Premier
  • Demonstrated experience using DSLR cameras for video photography
  • Some experience with and sensitivity to lighting
  • Proven ability to mesh well with a small working group
  • Ability to work independently when necessary
  • Some flexibility in scheduling when helpful 
  • Ability to commit to at least 8 hours per week through mid December 
  • Email a single MS-Word document containing your cover letter & resume to: 
  • Ability to attend orientation on either Sat, Sept 26 (9:30am) or Wed, Oct 7 (10am or 6pm)




Part Time


8.00 - 14.00 hours per week

Flexible within M-F, 9a-5p parameters


July 29, 2014


Intellectual Property