How to become a proffessional photographer?
My dream in life is to become a photographer for national geographic! i would love to be able to be the person that films the footage for movies like Life and shows on national geographic channel, or photograph the images for wildlife in national geographics magezines. im 15, and i have no idea how to "apply" for this job. like, how do i get hired? im not planning to try to be hired at my age right now obviously, but i would like to know because im starting to think about future plans. :) thanks!
Asked By: ian h - 8/14/2010
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
Ian: Anything is possible--with the right preparation, determination, persistence... and a little bit of luck (being in the right place and the right time--and knowing how to capitalize on that luck) helps. Just know--that having your photograph published in National Geographic can be considered the Holy Grail of many... More
Answered By: Joe M. - 8/14/2010
Additional Answers (2)
If I had a dollar for every time I heard this question, I would have some good money in my pocket... More
Answered By: cedykeman1 - 8/14/2010
Read the national Geographic website, they have it all right there. get a degree in something besides photography, and be a great photographer.
Answered By: Kevin K - 8/15/2010
Over 483 Local Jobs Now Hiring In Your Area. $18-$87/Hr - Apply Today!
Work At Home Jobs Make $87/HR, Jobs Seen On TV. Jobs Hiring Now
Drive Your Car - Make up to $600 Per Weekend. Work When You Want.
Up to $47/hr Part-Time Job Openings. Free Schedule, No Scam. Start Now
Other Career Questions
What is your current job? Why did you choose this job? What do you enjoy about your job? What do you dislike about your job? What would be your perfect job? Would you rather have this j...
Where are the jobs? Is productivity and globalization creating a permanent “recession” of jobs? My main issue is I am doing a paper for school and have no idea where to begin. I was hoping suggestions...
Hi ok im 19 and about to start college to do an acess course into a university. Ive been browsing through all the courses and im tottaly stuck! I thought politics but im scared ill end up with some r...
Content is not owned or controlled by Monster. Any content concerns should be addressed with Yahoo!
Yahoo! Does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any Yahoo! Answers content. Yahoo! Disclaimer.
Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs
It’s easier than ever to work from home. Of course, not every job is a mobile job, and some companies aren’t interested in having their employees work from home.
2013 Marketing Jobs Outlook
The US may be facing another year of anemic hiring overall, but that won't be the case in the high-orbit world of multichannel, digital media marketing.
2013 Engineering Jobs Outlook
Engineers will find job opportunities in select disciplines in 2013, with candidates who are all-around, client-oriented businesspeople in demand.
Best-Paying Jobs by Major
What could you earn with a particular four-year degree? Find out by checking out this list of the top-paying jobs for 20 of the most common majors.
Eight High-Paying, Secure Jobs
Want to earn a good salary and enjoy a measure of job security as well? Check out these well-paying jobs on tap for fast growth in the coming years.