An Industrial Photographer is hired to photograph the production or building of a company or industry and producing imagery for the business to showcase their production process. This is also a form of commercial photography that is maybe more dangerous than the average product shoot. Shooting industrial showcases people or machines creating or building things especially on a large scale, this includes power/electricals, construction, mining, manufacturing and transportation.
Most large brands and campaigns have industrial focused magazines to showcase and easily illustrate their production process and the making of their product or service. There are also many trade magazines that focus on specific industries that unceasingly need photographs taken for company publications that hire industrial photographers to create content imagery for featured articles.