Operate television, video, or film camera to record images or scenes for television, video, or film productions.
Camera Operator, Camera Person, Cameraman, Master Control Operator (MCO), News Videographer, Operations Technician, Production Technician, Studio Camera Operator, Studio Technician, Television Camera Operator, Television News Photographer, Video Coordinator, Videographer
Employment of Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture is projected to grow 3 percent from 2018 to 2028, more slowly than average compared to all occupations.
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