Sunday, March 1, 2015

What Types of Photographers are you?

 written by: Just shoot a photo team


     Have you ever discovered the kind of a photographer you are? By doing so will gain more as a photographer and improve faster your skills. If this has been a challenge kindly go through the following types of photographers;

Action or Event photographer 
       These kinds of photographer capture the actions which are happening. All the activities and events happening around our day to day are captured by event photographers. They have skills on focusing on the individual’s movement. Event photographers are most aware of the environment they operate thus allowing them to decide on the periods to take a photograph. Most of their works include photojournalism to be used as outlet news, sporting events, team sports, graduations, weddings, funerals and other ceremonies of cultural diversity.

Fashion photographer 
       As models walk on the runway with their fabulous poses fashion photographers work hard to capture every movement or pose of the model. Their photographs have been considered to be avant garde. Some of the fashion photographers have specialized on clothing, hair or the make design as their point of interest in photography. With the movie and music industry fashion photographers can venture in. the fashion photographer is one of the lucrative career in photography. Most of the work of fashion photography includes editorial photography, photographs for designers and studio. Those having interest in portrait photography should develop skills in the following courses; fashion photography and creative applications. 


Nature photography 
       Nature photographers should have artistic eye which allows them to capture images of the world nature. Nature photographer uses angles and natural lights to turn ordinary scenes to stunning and spectacular shots. Environment of the nature photographer is anywhere in the world. They may involve themselves in photojournalism specialized in natural disasters. Their works include landscape photography and scientific photography. Skills of nature photography include courses in scientific and architectural photography. 

Portrait photographer 
       Portrait photographers work in a studio or any specific location. They specialize on individual and group portraits as their targets. Portrait is one of the oldest genres in photography. The imminent factor for portrait photographer is to have knowledge on the stage which will give them the best shot no matter their position. They may work on personal or family portraits and celebrity portraits. Portrait photographer must develop skills by exploring the following courses lighting people and history photography.

Still life photography 
       Advertising photographs are the major of still  life photographers. The subject of these photographers includes food or products. Still life photographers must know how to critically utilize the lighting, angles and techniques which make food appear on a film as it would be in the real life. The work involves food or d├ęcor and fine art photography. Courses needed include light theory and food photography.

     Deciding on the kind of photography will involves a lot of factors as a student like passion, focus and interests to develop needed skills. Students should not be untrained photographers; these are students who only take picture without having the worry as to the appearance of the photos. 

     Your interests should rest on the appearance of the pictures. A camera is a tool used to save and communicate the beautiful and stunning life’s attractions.