Landscape photography can get sidelined as a specialty for amateurs and hobbyists in the age of social media. But there are countless professionals capturing the vastness of space beautifully, and making a living while doing so.
Winning the right kind of award can put a photographer on the map. But entering photo contests can also be time-consuming, expensive, and futile. Wonderful Machine looks into how to play this game to win.
Professional associations have been around since the Middle Ages, with the purpose of upholding standards, supporting members, and advocating for their rights. In our digital age, the media landscape is undergoing rapid and drastic changes, and professionals need these organizations more than ever to advocate for their rights.
If you haven’t heard, Google Analytics is transitioning from Universal Analytics to GA4, and we recommend you make the switch too! We’ll break down the why and how of setting up GA4, which you should do ASAP, as Google will discontinue Universal Analytics on July 1, 2023.
A well-maintained social media presence is essential for many photographers. However, the constant updates this requires can be very time-consuming. We look at how photographers can use social media efficiently and effectively to grow their businesses.
Home/Garden Photography provides inspiration for our own living spaces and often satisfies our curiosity about how other people live. It’s a reliable staple across mainstream media and less subject to trends and ups and downs than other photography genres.
Outdoor and Adventure Photography has a broad appeal to many different types of clients. However, when it comes to the photographer, there is a definite common factor: a desire for adrenaline-fueled action and a love for the great outdoors.
Aerial photographs can not just convey a lot of information with one picture, but also tend to lift the spirits. There is something very special about the birds-eye view, which inspires photographers and viewers alike.
No matter how much effort and resources you put into filming, bad audio can ruin a video or film, so it’s worth investing time and part of the budget on a sound stage to ensure the sound is also spot on.
The technological advances of the last decade have made drones and drone cameras affordable and commonplace. Now there are many photographers who prefer to hire a professional drone pilot rather than do it themselves and here’s why…
Stephanie Avilés, Tara Todras-Whitehill 12 September 2022
Imagine the iron-willed defiance of a protester, a mother’s tender touch, or the resilience on the face of a refugee. This type of powerful imagery is what we call social documentary photography. It strikes a delicate balance between documenting real-life and inspiring social change.
Whenever you’re on a shoot that involves talent, you should consider the wardrobe stylist your secret weapon. Find out more about what stylists do and how they are integral to the success of a project.
Independent photobook publishers print creative and beautifully crafted books that become an extension of the photographers’ project. Learn about the pros, cons, process, and cost of working with indie presses.