Thursday, May 08, 2008

So You Are Thinking Of Getting Into Photography As A Profession

Last week I posted an article entitled, "So Just How Much Can You Make As A Photographer?" If you read the post, it was quite eye-opening. For those of you considering making that career move, I invite you to read this well written article by Dan Heller right here. Dan covers a lot of bases in his discussion. I found them all on topic and to the point. It is a must read for any photo-enthusiast looking to make the jump into this profession. I've listed below the talking points of the article. Hit the link here and cruise on down to the topic or topics that speak to you. Hey, as the say, "If it was easy, everybody would do it." Now please refer to the Excellence article above.
2 First: Setting Expectations
3 Paths to the Photo Business
3.1 Money and Photography
4 The Serious Photographer
4.1 "Vanity Business" vs. Career Path
5 The Insanely Serious Photographer
5.1 Photography School
5.1.1 The Strong Advocate of Photography School
5.1.2 The Moderate Supporter of Photography School
5.1.3 WhatEVER!
6. Migrating to Photography
7. Scope of Discussion
8. Ramping Up Timeframe

Check it out!!

1 comment:

  1. Looks like a good read. I'm gonna check it out. Thanks... Gav