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27-4031.00 - Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture

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Set up cameras, optical printers, and related equipment to produce photographs and special effects.

27-4021.00 Photographers
  • Adjust apertures, shutter speeds, and camera focus according to a combination of factors, such as lighting, field depth, subject motion, film type, and film speed.
  • Create artificial light, using flashes and reflectors.
  • Test equipment prior to use to ensure that it is in good working order.
  • Set up, mount, or install photographic equipment and cameras.
  • Select and assemble equipment and required background properties, according to subjects, materials, and conditions.
  • Load and unload film.
  • Employ a variety of specialized photographic materials and techniques, including infrared and ultraviolet films, macro photography, photogrammetry and sensitometry.
27-4011.00 Audio and Video Equipment Technicians   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Construct and position properties, sets, lighting equipment, and other equipment.
  • Obtain, set up, and load videotapes for scheduled productions or broadcasts.