The photography industry is in turmoil. The age of the professional photographer is coming to an end while the rise of the smartphone is bringing the art of photography into the hands of millions. Strange days indeed. Amidst all this change both Canon and Nikon have announced mirrorless cameras that are poised to breathe new…Read More
There are simply no shortcuts to building a career as a freelance photographer. Making money out of something you love is really hard, but it absolutely can be done. But before we get into how let’s just acknowledge that we photographers have had it a little rough in recent years. Newspapers and other publications have been…Read More
Understanding Copyright in Photography Stealing photos from Google or social media has been a quick solution for many, as photography copyright seems to be something too complex to deal with. It’s so easy to just copy, save, and include the perfect shot in your project. Less easy to deal with a potential lawsuit afterwards. Indeed…Read More
If you’re looking for a side hustle to make some extra money, one of the first things you should do is think about your hobbies and the things you enjoy doing. Photography is a hobby for millions of people. If you’re one of them, you may be wondering how you can make money with photography.
The photography industry has changed in huge ways over a relatively short period of time, thanks to technology. Obviously, the transition from film to digital photography has been part of that. Along with digital photography, the quantity and quality of software (like Photoshop) has had an equal impact.Read More
When you’re first starting out with photography, growth seems to happen in leaps and bounds. You’ll measure your growth by the changes that you see in your work and photos that you make. Today, I’ll share some the things I’ve learned in my years of shooting and tips that I think can help you expedite…Read More
There’s a myth perpetuated that photographers either do it for a hobby or they’re professionals making money. The truth is, the majority seem to float in the gray area between the two. The false dichotomy that photographers are either hobbyists making no money or professionals making full-time money doesn’t take into account the sizeable subset of photographers who have…Read More
My last article focussed on what you really need to consider if you are looking into transitioning to a professional photographer and build a career out of it. Today, we get to focus on a few ways here and there in preparation of the leaping toy can do from this lucrative looking business, as many…Read More