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12 Facts About Photographers Everyone Thinks are True

1. THE MORE EXPENSIVE THE CAMERA, THE BETTER THE PHOTOS

Many people are convinced that the more expensive their camera is, the better their photos will be. The truth is slightly different… If you know how to use it properly, every camera is capable of capturing great photographs. A more expensive kit means more advanced settings which can help you take better shots. However, simply spending a lot of money to get one will not make you a professional and you will still need to spend a lot of time learning the tricks of the trade.

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Top 10 Free Tools for Creating Infographics Online

The creation of high quality infographics has been a huge demand of graphic designers over the last couple of years. With businesses competing in a crowded online marketplace, infographics can be a key way to get their message across quickly. Communicating promptly with visuals is the bread and butter of professional graphic designers, so most of you should have no trouble with creating quality infographics.

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14 Facts About Graphic Designers Everyone Thinks are True

1. Graphic designers are very rich

Many people think that all graphic designers make good money. They are convinced that the ‘graphic designer’ job title will instantly bring them cash, but this is far from reality. It’s fair to say that some senior designers, art directors and long-term freelancers manage to make decent money, but the truth is that graphic designers are not wealthy at all. Graphic design is a very competitive field to work in, so be prepared to fight for clients and projects all of the time. This means that sometimes you need to make a compromise when it comes to the fees you charge for your work.

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A Quick Guide to Alternative Graphic Design Career Options That Are Well Worth Considering

As brands increasingly become publishers, and the creative industries continue to grow, professionals who can communicate using a visual language in intelligent and creative ways are in high demand. With the great work of many current and past graphic designers, the standing of the industry has risen and the role of the graphic designer is now of great value to most modern businesses. This is great news for graphic design graduates looking to get their foot in the door.

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How to Land Your Dream Job with a Top South African Design Studio

The South African graphic design scene is one of the best in the world with some great talent being supported by a fantastic network of creative agencies and organisations. While the strength of the industry is certainly a positive for South African graphic designers, it inevitably leads to more competition for jobs. So how do you stand the best chance of gaining employment in such a highly sought after profession?

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10 AutoCAD Alternatives Every CAD Drafter Should Know About

AutoCAD from AutoDesk is considered a favourite when it comes to professional CAD software. Many drafters become so comfortable using it that they happily choose never to explore the alternatives. However, when it comes to CAD, every designer, architect, engineer, and hobbyist should at least be aware of what else is available.

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