Sangita Yenare

What are the things apart from academics, if a Photographer learns, will be helpful in long run?

Give me best solution that i can take further

by Sangita Yenare
1 answer
| Share :

1 answer

RE: What are the things apart from academics, if a Photographer learns, will be helpful in long run?

Deepak Rana
Deepak Rana
Verified Career Expert
Author: Sky Beyond the Clouds
  • Kangra

The photography is not about your educational qualifications but your skills and therefore you need to learn a variety of things other than your academics if you want to succeed as a photographer:

1. In order to become a successful photographer you need to understand your genre. What kind of photographs do you want to capture - you should know that. Once you are sure about that, you can start familiarizing yourself with that particular field. You can also learn about it from the various resources available to you. Understanding the minute details of that genre will help you to succeed.

2. The photographers need to stay updated about the latest technology and the methods that are coming in to the picture. They have to have that knowledge and cannot afford to stay behind in terms of awareness. Therefore it is very much required as a photographer that you keep learning about the latest technology being used in the photography. At the same time you need to be updated about the latest trends and events happenings in the world of photography.

3. The photographers need to build the relationships in the industry. Therefore networking is an important skill that they need to learn and is helpful in the long terms. Please keep this in mind that no matter how good photographer you are you need to have the contacts in the industry to fetch the work for yourself. The professional network will help you to get there and therefore is important for you to learn how to build that.

4. As a photographer you need to learn how to maintain the portfolio and share that with your prospective clients which will be very helpful for the purpose of getting work in the near future. The portfolio is like your resume where you showcase your work. You need to learn about the right platforms where you can share your work. Internet can be a good help as there are many websites that allow the photographers to share their images and connect to the clients. You need to stay active in order to get the work.

In order to post replies to the question: "What are the things apart from academics, if a Photographer learns, will be helpful in long run?"

Post Reply


I qualified btech with an 55% in mechanical stream ....could I hav any job oppourtinies

Hello Purna,  If you are relating to your percentage, and a first job then your percentage can be a hurdle. But only if you are determined no one .. read more

May i study in another country about music production just after class 10 if it is possible then what will be the requirements

Hello Harshdeep,  Really speaking unique question asked by you. Everything is possible if you are determined. You can study music production afte .. read more

I have done Hotel Management, but never worked in Hotels or tourism sector, instead of I joined sales and marketing at Jaguar Land Rover dealership, I am planning an MBA from reputed B-Schools like IIM or FMS,What will be my Job prospect/employability

Hello Shubham, Why in the first place did you pursue a course in Hotel management?. So now its important for you to decide which area you wish to work .. read more

How to become life coach

There is no specific requirement to become a life coach. You just have a positive approach to see life. In order to become a effective life coach, sim .. read more
Most Popular

Sir main Pmt ke liye preparation kar raha mujhe last revesion kaise karna chahiye?

<a href=; DU LLB 2017</a> <a href=> Punjab BA LLB Exam 2017</a> <a href=http://www.e .. read more

What are the main work and responsibilities of a Human Resource Manager?

Human Resource Manager is responsible  for looking after the entire spectrum of HR activities including manpower planning, recruitment , training .. read more

I am a commerce graduate and confused between various options like cfa, mba, and job. What should I choose?

M.Com should be on last priority. The best option would be to continue with EY, and prepare for CAT simultaneously. The work ex will help you in getti .. read more

What to do after professional ?? confused betwen mba .. nd civil services

Hi, Suprit The following link gives you details of the syllabus for the Civil Services exam. . You will know how to go about preparing for the same ye .. read more