Business Of Photography

Don’t Let’em Grab Your Copyright


The Amateurs Are Ruining This Business

A classic rant by the prolific and award winning writer, Harlan Ellison. Not for those easily offended by coarse language. Replace the word “writer” with “photographer”. I wish more photographers had his attitude.


Over 12 Million Reasons To Register Your Copyright !

A recent court decision was only possible because the photographer was smart enough to register her work.

If you are already registering your work then good for you!

If you are not registering your work, you should start doing so on a regular basis immediately.



A Case Study About The Business Of Art From The Harvard Business School

Why would someone pay $500.00 for a trash-bin or $200.00 for a toilet brush ? Believe it or not, for those of us in the creative industries, there’s a lesson in the answer.


Photographers: Know Your Rights


What Should I Charge For My Photography?

What you charge for your work is a personal matter and should be based on your unique circumstances.

Since I’m not you, I can’t tell you what to charge for your work and no one else should either but here’s a few guidelines to get you thinking.


Don’t Give Your Good Work To Bad Photography Contests


A Commodity Versus The Way You See