The professional photographer is a person
who takes and develops photos.
Who can become a photographer?
Anyone can become a
regardless of education.
depends on your skills and
creativity. However, it is advisable
to complete some specialised
courses or studies.
A good photographer must have:
good visual – motor coordination
ability to persuade and negotiate
What are the duties?
organization of the workplace
matching props for photo shots and
taking different types of photography
conducting chemical and digital
treatment of photos
Photographer may work in many places.
These can be a photographer, a private
dwelling, institution or open space.
Operating time depends on your needs, time
of day and weather. Working hours are not
fixed, the photographer can work on
Sundays and holidays. When working as a
photographer you have to remember about
the possibility of exposure to harmful
chemicals and electromagnetic radiation.
How much can a photographer earn?
Earnings depend on the quantity and
quality of the orders received. A
photographer can be paid for individual
images, a series of images or shots of a
specific event. A famous photographer
can make a lot of money per month but it
is worth to remember that the earnings
are not regular.
One of the most important photographers of the twentieth
century, the cinematographer of the five wars.
Four-time winner of the
Pulitzer Prize. Photographer
of the Year 2012.
World famous mainly due to his photograph "Afghan Girl", first
published on the cover of National Geographic in June 1985.
One of the greatest French photographers of the twentieth
American photographer, best known for
photographs presenting the situation of
American society during the Great
Depression in the 30's of the twentieth
Each country has its own system of education, preparing to working as a
The job of photographer is one of the freelance professions, related to arts. Although there are special schools of photography, courses and workshops you can attend it still does not guarantee you will
get a job in this profession. Although it may help, the main condition in this case is the ability to take interesting, beautiful, outstanding images.
Most often they are looking for
people who not only know
photography workshop well and can
take technically correct pictures, but
most of all they have talent, they can
capture in a photograph what is most
important or the most beautiful in the
However, most often the professional career is based on determination,
experience and good use of your skills.
can become a professional
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