Quality photos are the key objective of a professional photographer. . They set up shots in natural or studio settings. Photographers may have specialities, such as fashion or portrait photography, or maybe expected to photograph several subjects in a variety of environments, depending on the nature of their work. They may also be asked to edit and prepare photos to be sent to clients or publications.
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Career prospects & criteria
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B.Sc. in Photography / BFA
PG Diploma / M.Sc. in Photography
What you need to get started
1-2 years of hands-on training in photography is preferred
Volunteering, work shadowing and project work with photographers can be helpful in gaining experience and skills, as well as making contacts.
Strong Networking skills
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