Why not both?
If you want to make money being a professional photographer you’ve got to make your photography a business.
It’s your love for photography that makes you a good photographer.
But do you love photography enough to go make it a business?
Amateur photographers say that they love photography too much to make it a business. I think that photographers who [...]
There are three sure-fire ways to make money with your camera.
Sell your camera.
Rent your camera to other photographers.
Become a professional photographer.
Click here if you want to become a professional photographer.
Is it having a good eye? No
Is it having a good camera? No.
Is it having excellent skills? No again.
While all of the above are helpful, what makes a photographer a profesional is their attitude toward their work.
A photographer who treats photography as a vocation, and not as an avocation, is a professional.
When your attitude shifts so [...]
Although I own equipment that allows me to do my job as a photographer the most valuable thing that I own by far is
There’s no doubt about it. When I learned to use my flash unit thoughtfully and effectively as a compositional element in my pictures, I became a more versatile photographer and was able to confidently produce a wider range of work.
Learning how to use my flash not only added another skill to my craft as a photographer it also [...]
Trains record as a blur while speeding along the tracks of the Amtrak Northeast Regional line in New Jersey. The Northeast Regional line was formerly know as the Northeast Corridor line. (Sam D’Amico)
Thank you for considering me in your search for photography instruction.
It doesn’t matter whether you use a film or digital camera. The camera [...]
If you decide to become a professional photographer, especially an independent (freelance) professional photographer you’ve got to understand the risks involved in the area of professional photography that you choose to work in.
Have friends or strangers asked you to make pictures for them? Have you thought about photography as a career or at least using your pictures or photography skills to earn some extra income? If you answered yes, then read on…
[ April 6, 2013; 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm. April 28, 2013; 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. June 5, 2013; 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ] This three-hour class is an in overview of the business of photography and examines what you’ll need to be a successful professional photographer.