Photographers use their technical expertise, creativity and composition skills to record events and tell stories using images. They take pictures of people, places, events, and objects. They would have the ability to capture moments that is sometimes, easy to miss. Not only that, they are also responsible for producing the pictures and presenting it either in a form of hard or softcopy. Photographers usually work with a client or a company and they would take pictures according to the brief or criteria that are set by them.
Photographers often specialize in a type of photography. Portrait photographers take pictures of people in studios or on-site at various locations. Commercial photographers take pictures that are used in books, advertisements, and catalogs. Photojournalists, also known as news photographers, capture images that are usually used to illustrate stories on television news broadcasts or in newspapers or magazines. Aerial photographers take pictures of landscapes and structures from aircraft, while fine arts photographers sell their photographs to the public as pieces of art.