A Photography Career
Many of the courses that you will focus on you will be able to focus on the business end of the field. You will be able to decide if you would like to join an existing company or start up your own company. You will also be able to find your niche in the photography market.
General photographers are most commonly the ones who own their own business and work from home. Many photographers in general photo field, they do not use the job as their sole income, and they will not have a storefront most of the time.. Some of the things general photographers shoot includes weddings, senior portraits, and family pictures. General photography will help you to do some freelance work. You will be able to do freelance work for mostly commercial businesses, but the majority of their time will be spent building business relationships with people in the community and clients.
As for commercial photographers, they will work in a different filed of business. Instead of working for the community, commercial photographers do work for companies. This includes doing work for catalogues, newspapers, architectural businesses, and other corporations that need photographs taken. They may be part of the company staff or they may just be freelance photographer and work by contract. Freelancers generally have more flexible schedules, but cannot rely on a steady paycheck like staff photographers. Most commercial photographers specialize in a specific area, such as food or exterior architecture.