Photographer

Photographers use their creative and technical capabilities to capture photos of people, places, and things. They usually have in-depth knowledge of lighting and photo editing software, which may be used to enhance images. Photographers may specialize in different areas, including: commercial photography, editorial photography, news photography, fashion photography, special event photography, fine art photography, and more . Depending on their area of expertise, they will then tailor their marketing in the right direction for their business.

Source: PayScale Canada

Average Median Salary:

$41,491

Photographers Work On:

• Take pictures either in studio or on location
• Work with clients or workplace teams to create photographic images
• Review sets of photographs to select the best work
Operate various types of photographic and computer equipment

Past winners of the Applied Arts Awards

  • 2020 Advertising Awards FCB/SIX
    2020
    Advertising Awards

    FCB/SIX
  • 2020 Student Awards Mingxin Deng
    2020
    Student Awards

    Mingxin Deng
  • 2019 Advertising Awards Bridget Lacko (McCann Canada)
    2019
    Advertising Awards

    Bridget Lacko (McCann Canada)
  • 2020 Design Awards Gigi Lau (Harlequin, a division of HarperCollins Publishers)
    2020
    Design Awards

    Gigi Lau (Harlequin, a division of HarperCollins Publishers)