The certification process for the Registered Biological Photographer Program (RBP) includes an examination consisting of three sections, a written, a practical and an oral exam. The written exam emcompass areas such as optics, photochemistry, photomicrography, photomacrography, theory of light and color, medical terminology, studio techniques and motion media, digital photography, video, and image editing.
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The practical exam includes 30 assignments ranging from photomicrography to photography in the operating room, to portraiture and image. The oral presentation is in an area of expertise on any topic associated with biological photography.