TK Photography Chicago Internship Program

Gain experience at one of Chicago's most popular Children and Family photography companies! Learn about studio and on location lighting with children and families, daily tasks in running a photography business, maintaining a studio, marketing, and client and public relations.

We're looking for camera-owning interns who are interested in learning about the family photography industry. Ideally, interns would have a range of availability to assist on all types of shoot - newborns, family, birthday parties, events and magazine editorial shoots.

If you're a student, we are willing to work with you to fulfill your school's internship requirements.

Internship responsibilities could include:

  • Assisting sessions : Learning about different lighting equipment for outdoor, in home and in studio photo sessions, setting up and carrying equipment, experience lightning in many different scenarios, helping photographer during newborn sessions.
  • In Office Experience : Website upkeep, Blogging sessions (using Word Press), Social Media help, Processing jobs (culling, editing in Adobe Lightroom, photo gallery creation), creating promotional materials using Adobe Photoshop, business marketing, event creations and planning.
  • Photography Experience : Second and first shooting events, practice photographing children during family sessions or mini sessions, practice shooting in the studio with studio lighting, photographing behind the scenes of editiorial shoots and family sessions.
  • Planned project of your choice : Plan and execute an in studio shoot in the genre of your choice with photographer feedback as your exit project.


If you're interested, please apply here.