Tell the Story of Your City: We’re Looking for Writers & Photographers
Sunday August 7th, 2011
Posted at 11:00am
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windsoriteDOTca is Windsor Ontario’s largest and most comprehensive local online destination. Founded in 2010, windsoriteDOTca has become established as Windsor’s top independent website for news, information, culture, arts, music, events, reviews, civic profiles and much more.
windsoriteDOTca is a local business, created and owned by Windsorites. We’re written and maintained by a staff of over 25 professional, talented writers, editors, photographers and designers, committed to covering Windsor in ways that set us apart from other traditional publications.
And today we are looking for YOU to help tell the story of the greatest city in Ontario.
Here’s what we’re looking for in YOU:
- photographers and writers with an attention to detail to be the eyes of Windsor
- you should have a great sense of what’s going on in our city
- an interest in capturing events that shape our city
What we’re looking for YOU to CAPTURE:
- review that new businesses down the block
- capture the story of the fire that gutted a house across the street
- show our readers the damage from a summer storm
- educate an audience about the construction improving your neighbourhood
- share the public events happening near you
How YOU qualify:
- you don’t need to be a Journalism or Communications Grad to tell the story of Windsor as a citizen journalist
- you should be able to express yourself very well through photography or written word
- you should be independent, energetic, proactive and maintain communication with our publishing team
- you must LOVE Windsor, Ontario and have an inner passion to highlight the community
Writing or photographing for windsoriteDOTca is a great idea for anyone looking to gain experience in the Journalism or Photography fields. Working with us starts out as a volunteer position, but can lead to paid assignments in the future depending on the quality and frequency of your work.
Ready to Apply?
- Tell us a bit about yourself, why you are interested in Windsor and why you think you’d be a great fit at windsoriteDOTca
- Send us a photographic/writing sample, links to work you’ve done before, blogs you’ve written, photos you’ve taken, etc.
If you think the above is for you:
Email your application to: [email protected]