How do you pursue a Career in Automotive Photography?

I am very curious about a Career in Automotive Photography. For me understanding Why I want to choose a Career in Automotive Photography is phenomenally more important than figuring out How to get into Automotive Photography. My research about a Career in Automotive Photography became a lot more meaningful when I found:

Sumit Raturi's perspective!

Sumit Raturi has 5 years of professional experience in Automotive Photography. Sumit Raturi has worked in Automotive Photography as Lead Photographer in Liberal Arts Productions. In Sumit Raturi's own words, this is how Sumit Raturi got into Automotive Photography: "I have done B Sc in Business IT from Asia Pacific University, Malaysia. I was always inclined towards photography and started doing projects in photography. I got a chance to do automotive photography for companies like Audi, BMW and Jaguar. I am a Lead Photographer at Liberal Arts Productions."

Career Video on Automotive Photography

In a video, Sumit Raturi has talked about various aspects of a Career in Automotive Photography. Sumit Raturi started by explaining Automotive Photography as: "Automotive Photography is a photograph of an automobile such as car, bike, aeroplane. It includes Static shots, Action such as motorsport, drag racing, panning or tracking shots, Rig shots, Detail or Interior or Engine shots, Car shows, Editorial photography, Advertising or Commercial photography, Studio photography." I watched the full video and I absolutely loved it.

It is easy to Google information about what Qualifications are needed to enter Automotive Photography, this video went a step ahead to talk about the body of knowledge one needs to develop to excel at Automotive Photography. Sumit Raturi touches upon these in the Education section of the Video:
  • Camera Equipment
  • Subject Knowledge
  • Software
  • Camera Angle
  • Light
Skills are the most important factor determining success in a particular Career.
Sumit Raturi then explains why these Skills are essential for a Career in Automotive Photography:
  • Retouching Skills
  • Perspective
  • Detailing
  • Patience
  • Passion
  • Handling Camera
There are great positives of this Career.
Sumit Raturi believes that the following are some of the Positives of a Career in Automotive Photography:
  • Travelling & Exploring
  • Satisfaction
  • Growing Industry
Challenges define a Career as much as the Positives of the same.
And, Sumit Raturi believes that one needs to prepare for following Challenges of a Career in Automotive Photography:
  • Less Race Culture in India
  • Risk
  • Wear & Tear of Camera
  • New Cameras in Market
  • Competition

In the final section of the video Sumit Raturi talks about How a day goes in a Career in Automotive Photography. This video is by far the best video on a Career in Automotive Photography, that I have ever come across. To see the full Talk, one needs to install the LifePage Career Talks App. Here is a direct deep link of the Video:

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