This course introduces the many roles of the Photographer by covering the tasks and skills needed such as identifying and obtaining locations, wardrobe, stylists and props, and special equipment. It is designed for advanced photo students with a solid knowledge of professional equipment and skills. Students explore a variety of creative techniques for producing, editing and altering images using software and digital tools. Emphasis is placed on strategies, promotional campaigns, personal and business resources, and photo-specific sales techniques. Via self- and class critiques, students will evaluate their own work and that of their peers. Required participation in the college photography show.