If you’re still working on your own workflow, hopefully this will give you some ideas for finalizing your pre-shoot routine.
Now that you know you want to pick up photography – whether it’s a hobby or a potential source of income – where do you go from here?
Being a photographer is a passion, not just a career choice. The thought of “missing a shot” crosses every photographer’s mind yet how many times have you caught yourself unprepared? Not only could the shot you capture make a great addition to your site or blog, it could end up being one of those “must have” images by a stock or news agency that goes viral.
There are dozens of apps that will help make the professional photographer’s life easier, from instant model releases to on demand light meters. Here’s a list of 10 apps that every photographer will love.
Mastering the technical skills of photography are not the only components to creating memorable visual imagery. Developing your creative eye is probably the most important skill you’ll need. You’ll learn to see the world with your own unique voice and be able to see creative potential in any situation.
Like any field, staying in close connection with your fellow professionals can benefit you on so many different levels. Don’t think of these photographers as competition, think of them as a resource to improve your skills, broaden your client base and add revenue to the bottom line of your studio.
Have you ever fallen into a creative rut with your photography? How did you get inspired again? We took this question to our Facebook followers this month, and read a lot of great answers that we wanted to pass along to our blog readers as advice for the next time YOU need to get inspired!
If you’re looking for avenues that will gain more exposure for your work, photo contests can offer a wide range of opportunities in all genres.
Whether they’re Instagam addicts, iPhone aficionados or working professionals, the photographer on your gift list will most likely be the most fun person to shop for this year. There are thousands of unique and useful gadgets to choose from just in time for your holiday shopping.
Here are two exercises for a rainy day, when you might otherwise be hanging around the studio wondering what to do with yourself.