The photos that are most in demand are images that exhibit love, family, patriotism, success, and effort.
Categories of interest are: lifestyle, business, families, healthcare, sports, and recreation.
A Photo Editor – Meets with their manager to discuss what is needed. Some larger companies may include their own in-house photographers, or the photo editor may select photos from a stock company. The photos may be altered to suit their needs. A photo Editor often works for a website, magazine, or book publisher
Whats Needed ~ A bachelors degree is required in photography, and courses in art history. Photo Editing is a 4 year program including: digital imaging, studio lightning, computer imaging, and color photography.
Photo Editors look for fresh new perspectives on a familiar site.
Source: Photographer’s Market, by Donna Poehner, Editor
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