Interested in knowing what it takes to make it as a photographer? Come learn about Otis Extension’s Certificate in Photography! The Photography Certificate Program is a sequence of 10 courses designed to offer training in the technical and creative skills necessary to enter commercial and fine art photography as a photographer. Entry-level positions, such as an assistant in the studio, gallery, or academic environment are possible after completing the program. Students are also prepared to start freelance work with the knowledge of cameras, lighting, aesthetics, printing, editing, promotion, and presentation formats needed for their specialized are of photography.