Digital Photography and Photographers
he Federal Government has many sites displaying incredible photographs and they are available on a variety of government websites.
For spectacular underwater photography or aerial photography defining the nation's 95,000-mile
For the best and most complete online collection of astronaut photographs of the Earth check out the Gateway to Astronaut Photography of Earth.
How about fantastic panoramic photographs from the
reach for digital photographs taken of the distant Universe
NASA offers photographs through the great history of all of its missions
And don't forget the amazing photo-journals from the Jet Propulsion Labs.
Jobs in Photography
Are you looking for a career in the field of photography?
The Bureau of Labor Statistics states, "Photographers produce and preserve images that paint a picture, tell a story, or record an event. To create commercial-quality photographs, photographers need technical expertise, creativity, and the appropriate professional equipment. Producing a successful
picture requires choosing and presenting a subject to achieve a particular effect, and selecting the right cameras and other photographic enhancing tools. For example, photographers may enhance the subjectís appearance with natural or artificial light, shoot the subject from an interesting angle, draw attention to a particular aspect of the subject by blurring the background, or use various lenses to produce desired levels of detail at various distances from the subject."
Learn all about photography career options from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).
Visit some professional resources and photographer sites to view samples of their work below: