Photography Department Head

Reports to: Anime Detour Executive Team

Description: As the head of the Photography Department, you will be in charge of facilitating and organizing the activities of the volunteer Photography staff for Anime Detour.


  • Assess layout of space dedicated for studio photography.
  • Communicate with the Cosplay Department to determine coverage of Masquerade and its competitors.
  • Communicate with the Programming Department to determine coverage of panels for which photography is warranted or requested.
  • Schedule group photoshoots and disseminate information through the program book, online app, and social media.
  • Take the staff photo.
  • Plan at-con work shifts for Photography staff.
  • Publish photos taken at the convention for general viewing online in a timely manner after the convention.
  • Communicate with the executive team and other departments as needed in a timely manner, primarily through email.
  • Annually submit a budget.
  • Annually prepare an inventory of the Photography Department’s items for insurance.
  • Recruit staff members for the department and help improve their professional skills.
  • Contribute ideas and solutions on how to improve the convention as a whole.

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