When it comes to the fashion industry, there is no detail that is too small. Or something that could be overlooked. Which is why the only thing you need to understand is that quality matters. Especially if you are looking to stay in the industry. Most newcomers do not understand the importance of quality, which is why they tend to burn out. I have been working as a professional fashion photographer for a few years now and in my personal experience quality matters. That is the only thing that will allow you to stay in the industry, and keep on working on your way to the top.
The reason why there is a complete range of fashion photographers today is that new and small business owners are looking for cheap jobs. However, what they do not realize is that cheap jobs mean cheap quality, and once your audience views those cheap shots, they won’t care how quality your goods really are. If you are selling quality fashion, you need quality photographs to match up with them. Just think about this process as your brands only image, and soon you will understand why quality matters.
The fashion industry is not a simple walk in the park, we live on the high side of the world, where you can either be the best or be one of the many who are trying to be the best. As what matters here is quality, hard work, passion, and dedication. If you are unable to put up quality work in any aspect then you are bound to find yourself at the bottom. The industry does not lack any talent or choices. Which is why you need to make sure that you are one of the best ones out there.
[pullquote] The fashion industry is not a simple walk in the park, we live on the high side of the world, where you can either be the best or be one of the many who are trying to be the best.[/pullquote]
Many new fashion photographers ask me what it takes to make your way up, and I they think I am trying to hide my secrets when I say that quality matters. However, in reality, I am offering them the best advice I have for them. As it will not matter how great your ideas, and techniques are, until and unless you are able to present them in a quality manner. At the end of the day, a low-quality image is exactly what could lose you, your big break. And might land with someone who is not as talented as you are, but offers quality work.
I simply cannot stress enough on the matter, that the sooner you understand that quality matters the better. As this is the only thing you need to focus on apart from working on new ideas and techniques. So as long as you will be able to offer quality work, you will be able to make sure you are on the way to the top. As I can only talk about myself, and the only reason I am on the road to success is that I do not compromise on quality.