How to become a fashion photographer?

1. SETTING UP A PORTFOLIO

  • Have your own website.
  • Print your images out. (Personality come through in the pictures)

2. PICKING YOUR PICTURE EDITOR

  • Do research before you looking for a job.(Editors are looking for a photographer who can execute future commissions)

  • Show previously published work

  • Picture editors are looking for concise images which clearly communicate an idea or an emotion.

  • Call the magazine ahead and get the name of the person to whose attention the submission should be marked.

  • Label everything with your name and telephone number.

  • Send your postcard and business card. 

3. FINDING A PHOTO AGENT

  • Photo agencies exist to liaise with clients and sell photographers' work on their behalf.
  • Good way for young photographers to be able to have a connection with clients and publications.
  • Can also re-sell your work in several different markets.

4.GETTING A GALLERY

  • It is a good way to sell your self and get more people to know you.