Volunteer Opportunities

 

Below is a list of specific positions in which we currently need volunteer help. If you are interested in any of these positions, please email volunteers@nanpa.org or complete the Online Volunteer Form

Instagram Curator/Moderator
Spend some time on Instagram? Take an extra step and help NANPA manage its Instagram account by serving on the team of curators/moderators that schedule takeovers, help featured photographers login/schedule their posts during assigned takeovers, monitor NANPA Daily Feature hashtag and choose featured photos during non-takeover weeks.
Time Commitment: 3-5 hours/week divided among team members
Experience/Skills Needed: Familiarity with how to post on Instagram and willing to help others understand how to do takeovers

LinkedIn Moderator
Monitor relevant nature photography conversations on LinkedIn and help identify opportunities to share and/or comment on appropriate content on behalf of NANPA
Time Commitment:
Regular amount of time spent on LinkedIn + extra hour/week for NANPA
Experience/Skills Needed:
Familiar with LinkedIn and what topics nature photographers are interested in

Video Editor
Edit identified snippets of NANPA recorded webinars into short video tips to be shared on NANPA’s social media channels; insert title and closing slides; include music
Time Commitment:
1-2 hours/webinar, depending on how quickly one edits
Experience/Skills Needed:
Video editing capabilities

Twitter Volunteer
Help monitor Twitter for nature photography tweets appropriate for NANPA to re-tweet to share nature photography information and news
Time Commitment:
Additional 1-2 hours/week beyond time you already spend on Twitter
Experience/Skills Needed:
Familiarity with Twitter and information of interest to nature photographers

Webinar Presenters
Interested in sharing your knowledge on a nature photography or business subject? NANPA is looking for webinar speakers to present a 15-60 minute webinar to fellow NANPA members. Webinars are typically scheduled around the speakers’ availability. We do the marketing and you increase your visibility and maybe even your following by reaching other NANPA members.
Time Commitment: Presentation + preparation time.
Experience/Skills Needed: Experience giving a presentation on your chosen topic. Training on delivering an online presentation is provided.

Webinar Facilitators
NANPA uses facilitators or hosts on each of its webinars to introduce the speaker (speaking points and biographical information is provided) and to relay questions from the audience to the speaker at the appropriate time during each webinar. Training on the webinar platform used is provided.
Time Commitment: 1.5 hours when serving as the facilitator of a webinar; facilitators are contacted to see who is interested/able to host each webinar so no one person has to do all webinars NANPA offers
Experience/Skills Needed: Comfortable speaking in front of a virtual audience. Training to handle the questions via the webinar technology platform is provided.

Blog Author
Do you have a project you’d like to promote, a technique you’re willing to share or a portfolio of images you would like to share? NANPA is looking for authors to write one or more blog posts for NANPA to distribute. More information about our blogs can be found at http://www.nanpa.org/learning/publications/nanpa-blog/.
Time Commitment: Time needed to author one (or more) 500-800 word blog post.
Experience/Skills Needed: Ability to write well about an experience; editing help is provided for submissions.