• Photographers
  • Arts, Audio/Video Technology and Communications
  • Photographers use their technical expertise, creativity, and composition skills to produce and preserve images that visually tell a story or record an event.

    What do they typically do

    • Market and advertise services to attract clients
    • Analyze and decide how to compose a subject
    • Use various photographic techniques and equipment
    • Capture subjects in commercial-quality photographs
    • Enhance the subject's appearance with natural or artificial light
    • Use photo enhancing software
    • Maintain a digital portfolio, often on a website, to demonstrate work
    • Transfer photographs to computers for editing, archiving, and electronic transmission

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