Photography

What can I do with a degree in photography?
There are many artistic career opportunities in photography. You must be dedicated and have perseverance, motivation and the ability to promote yourself and your photography; business skills are also helpful. Below are some of the possible career paths.

  • Photojournalism
  • Forensic Photographer
  • Photography Editor
  • Photography Assistant
  • Public Relations photography (eg. at a university or college)
  • Portrait Photographer
  • Cruise Ship Photographer
  • Wedding Photographer
  • Medical Photographer
  • Photography Archivist
  • Photographic Technician
  • Photographic Restorers

Freelance Commercial Photographer, which can include, but is not limited to:

  • Advertising
  • Magazine photography
  • Editorial photography
  • Stock photography
  • Fashion photography
  • Sports photography
  • Travel photography
  • Portrait photography

Related Fields

  • Art Therapy
  • Arts Education
  • Arts Administration
  • Studio Manager
  • Stylist (eg. for food, clothing, or sets)
  • Museum Studies
  • Curatorial Studies
  • Photographers Representative at a Stock Agency
  • Art Teachers / public or private high schools and college