Photo Assistants & Careers

How to Land Photography Assistant Jobs

January 6, 2014

© Brandon Magnus-Ledesma

A photo by Brandon Magnus-Ledesma, a 2013 PDN's All-Star Assistant nominated by photographer Donald Miralle.

When photographers responded to our call for nominations for PDN’s All-Star Assistants, they sent in their stories of times when their assistants, digital techs or second shooters went the extra mile to make sure a shoot went smoothly—despite bad weather, a broken-down car, the first shooter too sick with the flu to handle all the shots of the bride and...

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