Posts Tagged ‘professional photographer’

Learn To Use Your Flash And Become A More Versatile Photographer

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 [...]


Business Of Photography – For Love Or Money

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 make it a business?
Amateur photographers say that they love photography too much to make it a business. I think that photographers who say [...]


Three Sure-Fire Ways To Make Money With Your Camera

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.


What Makes 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 professional 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 [...]


Photography Classes Washington DC – About The Sam D’Amico Photography Classes

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 is a tool that you use to create photographs.
During your photography class with me you’ll learn to use your camera and you’ll learn the skills that you need to use your camera [...]


Business Of Photography – Risky Business

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.


Photojournalism

[ September 4, 2014; 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm. October 11, 2014; 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm. November 2, 2014; 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. ] Learn About Photojournalism

In the past, photojournalism was limited to photographers who were either employees of news organizations or  who freelanced for news organizations.

Today, with the advent of “citizen journalism” and the multitude of people always having some sort  of camera  with them all of the time, photographing news is  possible  to almost anyone who [...]


Would You Like To Be A Professional Photographer?

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…


Business Of Photography

[ September 25, 2014; 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm. October 18, 2014; 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm. January 11, 2015; 10:00 am to 1:00 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.