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Diversifying Your Photography Business Part 3: Control

Another area where I like to diversify is in how much control I have over generating business. In the wedding world, it seems to be low to medium…I create a website, network, get published and then wait for someone who’s having a wedding to see my work, […]

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Diversifying Your Photography Business Part 2: Payment and Cash Flow

You get paid for photography in very different ways for different parts of this business and there can sometimes be a big investment upfront depending on the job.  This leads to some crazy cash flow scenarios and I’ve found it to be very helpful diversifying into different […]

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Diversifying Your Photography Business Part 1: Seasonality

Diversifying Your Photography Business Part 1: Seasonality

I think a key part of being financially successful in this business for most of us is ensuring we are doing money-making activities like shooting and selling a large part of the time.  While top shooters may be busy year-round with well-paying jobs, the majority of photographers […]

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An Interview with Platon

An Interview with Platon

I had the pleasure of interviewing  the inspirational New Yorker staff photographer, Platon, before his speech to the CT ASMP in New Haven two summers ago when his book Power:  Portraits of World Leaders came out. A charming man, Platon’s able to connect with anyone and work […]

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