Fields To Venture If You Choose Photography As A Career

by Akash Sharma Akash Sharma

Passion drives many of us and it is good to follow it as a hobby or make a career out of it. Whatever is done with passion yields fruitful results and makes an individual work hard and put in their best. That’s why the top schools in Delhi start working on early career building for the child.

If you like capturing moments forever and think you have a drive and passion for photography then there is nothing stopping you. An early guidance, right from the school can take you a long way and also help you choose a right college.  

Photography is all about living in the moment and capturing it in your device to last forever. There are different genres of photography that you can choose to make a career in. Let’s read about them below.

  1. Food Photography – Everyone you see today loves taking pictures of food and posting it on social media but what sets a professional photographer apart from amateur photographer is the style and technique to capture food. The food industry has grown by leaps and bounds and considering a profession into food photography is not bad at all.
  2. Wildlife Photography – This type of photography is challenging and requires a lot of skills and courage to capture animals in their natural setting. You need to be well equipped with camera settings and quick to take shots. It is a well-paid profession. There are many institutes that offer excellent photography courses in India that you can join right after school.
  3. Candid Photography – This genre has become popular with time. It captures moments spontaneously. The subjects are usually not aware and appear relaxed. This type of photography is done at weddings, birthday parties and other ceremonies.
  4. Fashion Photography – If you’ve got a passion for fashion and love following latest trends you can think of stepping into fashion photography. It is glamorous, creative and very interesting. Shoots can happen in a studio, apartment, hotel, outdoors. As a fashion photographer, you will need to be ready in advance and work in coordination with the location, lighting, makeup stylists and models.
  5. Photo-Journalism – Here the photographers captures live events as and when they happen and informs the world about them. Photojournalism is not just about capturing unexpected events but about capturing moments at planned events. It is a serious form of journalism.
  6. Portrait Photography – Capturing people moods and expressions is the main focus of this photography. The photographer tries to capture close-up images and body portraits. Typically, the face is the focus of this type of photography. While taking a portrait, the photographer should ensure that the subject’s face is in sharp focus.
These are just some of the photography career options to choose from. There are many more genres in this field. You can also take a course in journalism, film studies, fine arts and any other field for which you have passion.

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