What Is Photography?

Photography is the art of capturing light with a camera, usually via a digital sensor or film, to create an image. 

What is it for?

Building photography skills can strength your graphic design skills.
Using a camera is a creative outlet that can strengthen your abilities in ways applicable to the design process. Photography is also a process. Every step requires making decisions about the placement of objects, framing the shot, appropriate settings, and looking at intricacies of light and color. All these elements are also important to graphic design.