Sports Photographers

High School

While in high school, take photography classes and any other art classes that are offered. While studying painting, for example, you will learn about composition and balance, which are both important when shooting pictures. Physical education classes will introduce you to the rules of various sports, which will also come in handy when trying to capture images. If you plan to operate your own business, be sure to take business, accounting, advertising, and marketing classes. English and speech will help you to develop your communication skills.   

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