- Passion for Photography: To thrive and survive in the photography industry, you must have passion
- Artist Perspective: you must have some artistry to get creative photo shots
- Training: Must have been trained in General, Portraiture, or Art Photography
- Cameras: Must be conversant with using DLSRs
- Soft-wares: Must be able to use Photoshop and Light-room
- Editing: Must be conversant with Frequency Separation techniques
- Time Management: It is very important to work with deadlines.