Just for fun — I don’t even know if this will work — is it possible to convert Canon into Nikon jet changing one letter at a time?
Photography quotes for you to Tweet…
These aren’t my quotes — they’re a collection of the words of wisdom I’ve collected over the years from some of the greatest photographers. If there are any errors on this page or you’d like to offer a quote to add to it, please tweet me, @theLightMatters, and let me know 🙂
Six years ago my photography business was born…
…I was sitting in an ‘All Hands’ company meeting with my employer, Nokia, in London. I’m sure you know the kind of event I mean. It’s the one where the company brings all their employees together so they all hear a piece of news at the same time. It’s usually bad news too: a big redundancy announcement, closure of the business or something else that the employees need to hear first hand rather than learn through the press.
This meeting was to be a large redundancy announcement. I’d been forewarned by one of my sources a few weeks earlier so thankfully I’d had time to think and prepare if he turned out to be correct.
How it all began…
As I sat there my mind started racing. Today was a decision point. Continue reading Happy Birthday – 6 Years as a Photography Business »
Perhaps the biggest challenge you’ll come across as you move into professional photography is working out how much to charge for your services. This is crucial to your success. Much more so than your photography I would argue for the simple reason that if you’re not profitable you’re not going to succeed as a professional.
Before you even begin to think about how much to charge you need to understand two things: Continue reading Know your value, know your costs – Professional Photography »
I’m researching photogaphy books for a future article and want your feedback. Can you leave a comment below and let me know what you do and more importantly don’t like about most books on the subject? Continue reading What’s wrong with most photography books? »