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Careers at JCPenney Portraits

JCPenney Portraits trains people like you to become skilled photographers who tell stories through pictures. Whether you just like taking photos or you’re studying photography at school, we’ll teach you posing, lighting, and tips for interacting with customers to capture their personalities and tell their stories.

Like photography, selling is an art and we’ll teach you how to engage customers in the sales process. With our blend of photography and sales skills training, you can boost your earnings with sales incentives.

Bring your creativity and friendly personality to a job you’ll love. Work a flexible, part-time schedule or join us for seasonal employment (October-December).

Studio Team Members (Retail Sales Associates/Photographers) enjoy:

  • On-the-job photography and sales training
  • Competitive pay and sales incentives
  • JCPenney associate and studio discounts
  • Advancement opportunities

Interested in a studio management position?

Full-time studio managers are eligible for:

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Paid Time Off

Lifetouch Portrait Studios, a Shutterfly company, operates over 400 JCPenney Portraits studios across the United States.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

If you are interested in employment, find openings and apply today at Please download a studio application below, then complete the information and bring it with you to the studio.

Studio Application

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