Creative Careers in Photography: Making a Living With or Without a Camera by Allworth Press is a comprehensive guide to turning your passion with pictures into a career. Readers will learn how to find the area of the industry that best matches their talents and their goals. Learn about corporate settings, editorial, media/audio-visual, fine arts, buying and selling, support services, set and location services, computer imaging, gallery and museum, teaching, writing, and many others.
Examines dozens of career possibilities-many that don't require a camera.
Self-assessment tools to pinpoint the perfect job, plus school and organization listings.
About the Author
Michal Heron is a nationally recognized photographer whose work has been widely published in books and periodicals, exhibited in group and solo shows and represented by major stock agencies. She has work in the collections of The Princeton University Library and The George Eastman House, among others.
Table of Contents
Part 1: The World of Photography Chapter 1: Understanding the profession Chapter 2: Making choices Chapter 3: Who Uses Photography? Buying and Selling Part 2: the Photographer: Careers With a Camera Chapter 4: Photography for Publication Chapter 5: Consumer Photography Chapter 6: Service Photography Chapter 7: Fine Art Photography Chapter 8: Stock Photography Chapter 9: Digital Photography Part 3: Picture Professionals: Careers Without a Camera Chapter 10: Buyers and Dealers Chapter 11: Location and Support Services Chapter 12: Careers in Teaching and Writing about Photography Part 4: Starting A Career Chapter 13: Education: Traditional and Online Chapter 14: Finding Work in Photography Chapter 15: Building your Business: Overhead, Pricing and Negotiating Chapter 16: Marketing Chapter 17: Copyright: What Do We Own Appendix A: Photography Schools/Degree-Granting Institutions Appendix B: Workshops Appendix C: Organizations Appendix D: Promotion/Source Books Appendix E: Photography Publications Appendix F: Photography Museums Appendix G: Manufacturers