[By Prabhakar kumar – http://www.Prabhakar kumar.blogspot.com]
Now this time , technological development is taking place in a very vast mode . In coming days it will continue in the same way . In such type of situation hobby of photography and expertise can be alternative source of good employment.Photography is the only medium of communication in which there is no need of any language to express it ,whereas its effects of massage is most. One who have visual sense can understand this art. If you developed this talent from very start of your life , then it can be your carrier
along with its name and fame . Without any confusion hobby of photography is a very interesting and creative activities. I think one , who lack creative attitude, can not be a good photographer . Creativity is a inner quality of a person. we can only refine and develop it , but we can not create in our self . In this field you will need ingredient of creativity for better quality of photography .
Though , for starting photography it is not required to have any institutional degree , but to understand the technique of photography , it is better to have proper training and education. But for starting carrier in photography , you have to pass minimum 10+2 class. In our country , there are several institutions and collages which conduct diploma or certificate , and degree courses in photography. As cameramen , a photographer should have deep knowledge about different types of camera and lights, indoor or outdoor shooting .
Photography has also several sections which is in itself more comprehensive and it can be a alternative source of employment. Photography has different sections like – Press photography , features photography , commercial or industrial photography , advertising photography , fashion photography , nature and wildlife photography , forensic photography , digital photography and lastly fine art photography.
From very earlier time , the field of Press photography has been very comprehensive and challenging . Now this time there are several newspapers and magzines in our country. Photo has always been a non misfiring instrument . Press photographer is also known as press journalist . Press photographer works for local and national level newspapers , channels ,wire agency and make photo for them. It is his ability to snap shot more photo in very less time. To become successful press photographer ,one should have the ability to understand news report in better way and also know the art of making photo in every situation.
Feature photography is also very interesting and a bit technical. Feature photography is the one segment of photography in which we explain a story through medium of photos . In this field photographer should have complete knowledge about subject. His work and subject are always remain in changing mode. Feature photography includes wild photography , sports , traveling story ,environment etc. Feature photographer can work with other reporter ,or he can work independently too. Originally , his field of
work changes according to its report and articles , Mostly they work for any magzines .
Commercial or Industrial Photographer:- His work is to make photos of machines and parts of machines for preparing product list , report and advertisment for industry. The commercial or industrial photographer is the permanant staff of a firm or company. His main objective is to display new product and services of a company in a better way in the market. . All these things are done due to increase the sale of the product in the market.
Fashion photography emerging as a new carrier in the country. These photographer play very important role in making new stars in the modeling industry. In this situation, professional photographer are in great demand . Commonly , fashion photographer works for fashion house , designer and fashion journals.
The field of nature and wildlife photographer is also interesting and from carrier point of view , it is very marvelous . In this field of photography , mainly photos of animals , birds , wild animals and landscape are being taken by photographer . Now a days , several geographical and nature channels including other company has launched different types of magzines , based on nature and wild life , due to which the demand for nature and wildlife photographer is increasing . Mostly nature photographer work for calender , cover and research works. This is such an exciting field in which there is lot of money with adventure .
During any criminal investigation of a incident , there is a need of of photograph of incident which help in investigation process. For this , from different angle photos of incident place is taken to investigate the whole matter. With the help of these photo, polish easily find the reasons behind criminal offence and also find criminals. By forensic photography , we can find actual status of crime and distance from where crime has been done.. A forensic photographer can work for polish department , legal system or with private detective agency .
In the field of fine art photography , the work of fine art photographer is very sensitive and complex . For a successful fine art photographer , it is essential for photographer to have artistic and creative qualification.
The digital photography is the latest and most modern technique of photography. Digital photography is done with digital camera. In this medium photo is snap by floppy dish and computer. By digital photography we can change any thing in the snapped photo. Digital photography is the most easy , fast and cheap medium of photography. Now a days digital photography is widely used in the media, that’s why the demand of expert in digital photography has increased many fold .
In this way there are several types of photography and each of it is very comprehensive and complex. We can, by getting complete knowledge and expertise in any field of photography, earn fame and money. Through it we also get self satisfaction by work which I think is the most important thing for any person. Without work satisfaction , we can not achieve our target . If we get work satisfaction by doing any work , then that work will give you maximum satisfaction as well as success also.——————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————-The End.———————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————-