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  • 1. This Slide Show is brought to You by http:// best-digital-camera- accessories.info
  • 2. What You Need To Know About a Career in Fashion Photography Glamorous images of beautiful men and women clothed in the finest designer wear and accessories grace the pages of glossy magazines but how do they get there? Fashion designers and editors rely on the expertise and skills of a fashion photographer to invent new and interesting ways to present the latest in designer fashion to the public.
  • 3. Schmoozing with models Schmoozing with models and the elite members of the fashion world while taking photos all day long might sound like a dream job but a career in fashion photography is more than just snapping photos and socializing.
  • 4. What Skills a Career in FashionPhotography Requires An obvious aspect of a career in fashion photography is taking photos. In order to be successful, you have to have lots of technical know-how and experience. You have to be fundamentals of photography
  • 5. Light, Distance, And Perspective Well-versed in the fundamentals of photography like light, distance, and perspective. On top of this knowledge, a career in fashion photography demands a high level of creativity so you can constantly bring fresh, new perspectives. Generally in fashion photography, the more avant-garde, the better.
  • 6. Fashion Photography Many jobs in fashion photography will require you to be able to use editing programs as well. Strong computer skills are important for that reason. In addition, being familiar with the latest trends, fashions, and designers as well as having a good background in the history of fashion is essential. A lack of in- depth knowledge and enthusiasm will show through in any photographer’s work.
  • 7. A Typical Workday A high degree of flexibility and an adventurous spirit are required in fashion photography. You will either be in a studio for hours on end or traveling to various exotic locations to take photos.
  • 8. Good Interpersonal Skills A lot of your time will be spent interacting with models and staff so good interpersonal skills are an absolute must. A job in fashion photography may sound like a dream but it is also hard work. A good education level as well as an extreme amount of talent is necessary in order to make it in the field of fashion photography.
  • 9. Train Yourself In conclusion, if you are considering a job in fashion photography, do what it takes to prepare and train yourself whether you do so by pursuing a photography degree or brushing up on your people skills and making more contacts. You will find that although it is a difficult career to break into, there are a few slots open for those who are extremely dedicated, persistent, and most of all, talented.
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