Photographers use their, creativity, and skills to produce images that visually tell a story or record an event. Some photographer travel to photo shoots, other work in their studios. Childern Photographers have to be able to get the child or baby to smile (considering what age group you work with). Most child photographers have their own business. Some work in malls or grocery stores.
Working conditions are unlimited depending on their specialty. Your able to work by yourself if that is what you desire. If need you an assistant you can hire one or your employer has already given you one.
How Can I Become One?
High school diploma or equivalent. But, many good photographers take classessince employers usually seek applicants with a “good eye” and creativity also good technical understanding.
The hourly wage for photographers was $13.70 in May 2012. Which is $28,490 per year
4% which is slower than the average
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