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Select, Find and Prepare for Photography Careers and Jobs - all on one page

This page will take you through 4 steps to (1) Select a photography career, (2) Find photography job listings, (3) Prepare for a photography career, and (4) Provide photography job-specific resources.

Step 1: Select a Job: You will be presented with a listing of photography careers/jobs. The list may be quite long. There are two ways you might like to use this list:
1) Filter - As you enter a word, you will filter (limit) the list of careers and jobs below
2) Browse the list (Don't Filter) - You can simply browse the list of careers and jobs. There may be many that you might never have considered. This may help you to discover jobs that might be of interest.

Once you have identified an occupation of interest, simply click on it.

Step 2: Find a Job: After you have selected a job above, you will see current jobs listings. You can change the location, distance from location and recency as you wish. Each of the listings will link to a current job opening.

Job listings (based on your criteria) can be sent daily to your inbox, so you always have access to the latest opportunities. Complete the short form to start - you can opt out anytime.

Step 3: Prepare For a Job: In this section you will see one or more links to a career that is usually a bit more general than your initial selection. The link(s) is directly related to the specific job you identified through your prior selections.
*NOTE: It is possible that there may not be a career path identified for the specific job you selected in Step 2. If this is the case, scroll up the page and click on a different job.

Click on a link and you will gain access to detailed information to help you prepare for a career in this field. Information includes core and supplemental duties, general and specific work activities, knowledge required, skills required, preparation required, educational requirements, work experience required, local salary information, certifications, professional associations, current job listings for the job selected along with multiple similar job titles, occupations with similar capabilities and interests (starting a career), and occupations with similar skills and Experience (changing a career).

Step 4: Job-Specific Resources (detailed and constantly updated): Continue to scroll down the page and you will find tabs that will provide detailed (updated) links to occupational information specific to the Job you selected. This information includes:
Videos: Provides a listing of video links related to this career. A great way to get a quick overview of the occupation.
Resumes: Sources for resume materials and techniques. This can help to get you started.
Job Description: Sources that provide job descriptions, which are vital to resume and interview preparation.
Interviews: Provides links that can help you to prepare for and successfully complete the job interview.
Step by Step: Provides links to resources that can help to organize the career search process.
LinkedIn: One of the best professional social media sites that provides links, opportunities, and networking specifically for careers and career development.

1) Select a Job

Scroll through the picklist (below). There are 116 photography careers and jobs listed. Select those that may be of interest - you will get links to active job listings for that specific photography occupation, and detailed resources to help you prepare a career path (ladder).
You can use this form two ways:

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Filter - As you enter a keyword, you will filter (limit) the list of careers and jobs below

Browse the list (Don't Filter) - You can simply browse the list of careers and jobs. There may be many that you might never have considered. This may help you to discover jobs that might be of interest.

Enter a Keyword (filter the list below)
OR - leave blank and scroll through the choices:

Select a Job Title (scroll and Select) :

Advertising Photographer
Aerial Photograph Interpreter
Aerial Photographer
Aircraft Photographic Equipment Mechanic
Aircraft Photographic Equipment Repairer
Apprentice Photographer
Biological Photographer
Biomedical Photographer
Color Separation Photographer
Commercial Photographer
Commercial-Industrial Photographer
Computer-Controlled Color Photograph Printer Operator
Crime Scene Photographer
Curator of Photography and Prints
Digital Photographer
Document Photographer
Fashion Photographer
Finish Photographer
Food Photographer
Forensic Photographer
Freelance Photographer
Industrial Photographer
Lithographic Photographer
Lithographic Photographer Apprentice
Marine Photographer
Master Photographer
Medical Photographer
Micro Photographer
Motion Picture Photographer
Nature Photographer
Newborn Photographer
News Photographer
Newspaper Photographer
Ophthalmic Photographer
Orthophotography Technician
Photo Lab Technician (Photographic Laboratory Technician)
Photo Stylist (Photographic Stylist)
Photoengraving Photographer
Photograph Developer
Photograph Enlarger
Photograph Finisher
Photograph Inspector
Photograph Mounter
Photograph Printer
Photograph Retoucher (Photo Retoucher)
Photograph Sorter
Photograph Tinter
Photographer Assistant
Photographer Helper
Photographer, Director
Photographic Aide
Photographic Colorist
Photographic Engineer
Photographic Equipment Assembler
Photographic Equipment Inspector
Photographic Equipment Maintenance Technician
Photographic Equipment Mechanic
Photographic Equipment Repair Technician
Photographic Equipment Technician
Photographic Hand Developer
Photographic Intelligence Officer
Photographic Lithographer
Photographic Machine Operator
Photographic Plate Maker
Photographic Platemaker
Photographic Press Screwmaker
Photographic Printer
Photographic Process Screen Maker
Photographic Process Worker
Photographic Processing Machine Operator
Photographic Reproduction Technician
Photographic Restorer
Photographic Specialist
Photographic Spotter
Photographic Supervisor
Photographic Supplies and Equipment Salesperson
Photographic Technician
Photographic Technician (Photo Tech)
Photographic Technologist
Photographs Curator
Photography and Prints Curator
Photography Colorist
Photography Curator
Photography Director
Photography Instructor
Photography Professor
Photography Spotter
Photography Teacher
Photography, Art, and Archives Curator
Police Photographer
Portrait Photographer
Printed Circuit Photographer
Prints, Drawings, and Photographs Curator
Real Estate Photographer
School Photograph Editor
School Photographer
School Photographs Detailer
Scientific Photographer
Semiconductor Wafers Photographic Aligner
Semiconductor Wafers Photographic Processor
Sole Proprietor/Photographer
Sports Photographer
Still Photographer
Street Photographer
Studio Owner/Portrait Photographer
Studio Photographer
Television News Photographer
Type Photography Supervisor
Underwater Photographer
Video Photographer
Wedding Photographer
Wild Life Photographer
Wildlife Photographer

3) Prepare For a Job

No selection made: Please Select a Job Title (above)

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