With the increase in online advertising, digital publication, and social media, the need for quality, professional imagery is strong and in demand. While some photographers will work with corporations, most will establish themselves as freelancers in the commercial, editorial, and event industries.

What it Takes

  • Strong, cohesive body of work. You will need both a Print and Online Portfolio
  • Have your Elevator Pitch (30 second speech of who you are & what you do) ready
  • The right branding: Branding/Logo, Business Cards & Leave Behinds/Promo Pieces
  • Listings of your work on free resource sites like PDN, Workbook, Behance, etc.
  • Internships will help you build relationships and learn the ropes