How do you become a Fashion/Model Photographer??
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22-04-12, 12:40 PM
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Kilmore Co. Clare (near Limerick)
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Most fashion photographers start out in Art School - either in fashion particularly and then moving over to design and photography, or in general art, taking in photography in fashion.
Be prepared to send a quality portfolio of your work to many magazine picture editors - but don't forget they may be getting 50 submissions a month, many from art students and mostly with top quality images taken on top quality equipment - a full frame camera is a must, a medium format (or bigger) camera is preferred - we're talking about a
Be prepared to have another job at the same time!
Google "fashion photographer"..... see the competition, discover where they trained, how they got their breaks.
Am I being silly here or dose ones camera and kit realy matter, yes I understand one needs an SLR. I just wonder how much a medium format costs as well as litting back dorps lenses and all the other kit one needs for such a venture? ( not cheap I wager)
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