The photographer is an olive-green fish with a red jumper and a white shirt under the jumper, he also has a light purple tie. With it, he also has gray hair.
After SpongeBob attempts several times to get to Mrs. Puff's Boating School without getting messy, he enlists the help of Patrick. They come up with the idea to put SpongeBob in a jar of jelly and have Patrick drop SpongeBob off at the boating school. The plan works, however, Patrick forgetting that SpongeBob is in the jar instead of jelly, accidentally puts SpongeBob on his peanut butter taco. SpongeBob is upset that he got dirty. Mrs. Puff finds SpongeBob. The Photographer takes another fish's photo. Mrs. Puff comes in and tells the Photographer that SpongeBob is the last one to have a photo taken. SpongeBob is still crying when he attempts to take a photo. The Photographer uses a hose to clean SpongeBob. However, SpongeBob is still crying. The Photographer gives SpongeBob a pair of large teeth called, "Pearlie." The Photographer then takes SpongeBob's photo.
"What Ever Happened to SpongeBob?"
He was briefly seen in the crowd when SpongeBob was giving his mayor speech in New Kelp City.
He is the director of the New Sponge commercial and is in blue clothes instead of red. He requested SpongeBob to strip naked for the commercial, and he proceeded to treat him as a regular cleaning sponge, by forcing him to clean things.
"Truth or Square"
He makes a cameo at SpongeBob and Sandy's fake wedding.
"Squidward in Clarinetland"
He appears as the judge for the Clarinet Auditions at the end of the episode.