In order to be a professional photographer, you will need several documents. After all, the business of a photographer is a formal one, and you will need to prepare the right paperwork for that:
- A business plan: After all, zoom out and think of the whole plan for being a photographer. This can make your later steps easier since you know what you are doing
- Contracts for customers: Yes, sign a contract, and it protects both you and the customers
- Release Form: Just in case you want to use the photos of the customers to advertise yourself, then you will need their permission.