8 photography categories for you to choose from

Photography is an art, not everyone has but if you really explore your side or you really have that interest in photography, you can try it.

Weddings are of great interest to everyone and the right path for your career. Be a wedding photographer or a freelance photographer.

There are different types of photograph categories and you can really expand and explore your field according to your interests.

Here are 10 different photography categories that you should explore in :

1. Landscape photography

You are a nature lover and you like to click pictures of that beauty that is the nature? You enjoy taking pictures of the nature in different ways from different angles?

Landscape photography might be the right option for you if you want a career in photography.

2. Wildlife Photography

Some of us love animals and adore their behaviour and the beauty they are, while some like to adore them and click their pictures noticing their behaviour, their habits and what they do and how they do it.

You will always need a very strong sense to click an animal’s picture and you should also be patient while doing wildlife photography.

3. Aerial Photography

We all adore views that we get to see from heights. Top of the building or parachute or a plane, let’s say. And nobody would ever leave a chance to click pictures from that height.

And if you like to go on top, just to click great pictures from heights you should get a career in Aerial photography.

4. Portrait Photography

Portrait photography is one of the oldest in the photography family. In this type of photography you can click pictures of your family members or your friends or your pets. Also called as Portraiture.

Portrait of a photographer covering her face with the camera.. Photographer woman girl is holding dslr camera taking photographs

5. Wedding photography

It is said that a newcomer in professional photography begins his/her career by practicing a wedding or event photography. But that does not mean that this type of photographer does not require and any skill.

A person dealing in this type of photography has to be an expert in portraiture and extremely good editing skills. The demand for wedding photography or event photography is more.

6. Fashion Photography

Look around you and you will find a lot of people that are fond of trying out new fashion and upgrading themselves with every new thing in the market.

Fashion photography captures models in a glamourous light where they advertise for different and trending shoes or dresses in the market.

This type of photography is mainly done for advertisements and fashion magazines.

7. Baby photography

Baby/family photography is another popular type of photography. Baby/family photography is conducted when a family is blessed with a newborn.

The different expressions of a baby as well as along with the family members are captured in this type of photography.

The whole family comes together to freeze one moment in time in this type of photography.

8. Candid Photography

Candid photography comprises of pictures clicked in completely natural states of the subjects without any prior preparedness.

This type of photography is increasingly becoming popular not only during social events and special occasions, but for general images as well as it helps in capturing the uniqueness and magic of the moment.

This is just a small part of how vast photography is and how many career options you have if you are interested in going in a field of photography.

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