From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

A photographer is someone who is skilled at taking pictures or photographs with a camera. An amateur photographer takes pictures for their own use. A professional photographer takes pictures as all or part of their job. Many people hire a photographer for their wedding or other special events. Photographers work in many different specialties.

There are several different kinds of photography.[1] Each type requires a different set of skills. Some examples include:

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "5 Types of Photographers". Brooks Institute. 11 July 2013. Retrieved 4 December 2015. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 Nathan McGinty. "Three Duties for a Newspaper Photographer". The Houston Chronicle. Retrieved 4 December 2015. 
  3. "How to Become an Aerial Photographer: Career Path Guide". Scholar Invest Inc. Retrieved 4 December 2015. 
  4. Tammy Hineline (19 February 2014). "insight: working as a combat photographer in the US Marines". Photography by Neil van Niekerk. Retrieved 4 December 2015.