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How to Open a Photography Studio

How to Open a Photography Studio | Artdictive Habits : Sustainable Lifestyle | Scoop.it
How to Open a Photography Studio When I started doing photography, my focus was mainly weddings, and I was working from home. Working from home wa
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Nat Geo Photographers Images of Gratitude | People 

Nat Geo Photographers Images of Gratitude | People  | Artdictive Habits : Sustainable Lifestyle | Scoop.it

We asked eight National Geographic photographers to share images they are grateful for. We wanted to see photographs that they were thankful for having taken, thankful for the access granted to them, or thankful for what they were able to document. From David Doubilet’s image of a parrotfish engaging a school of Galápagos grunts to Amy Toensing’s portrait of a young Syrian refugee, these images remind us of the strength of courage, renewal, and connection.. |  see.read more..

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In the Bag: 7 Things to Consider When Buying Your Next Camera Bag

In the Bag: 7 Things to Consider When Buying Your Next Camera Bag | Artdictive Habits : Sustainable Lifestyle | Scoop.it
Read an article about choosing the right camera bag for you, by guest author Paula Felps, on B&H.com.
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Should You Drop Your DSLR and Go Mirrorless? #Photography

Should You Drop Your DSLR and Go Mirrorless? #Photography | Artdictive Habits : Sustainable Lifestyle | Scoop.it

"Mirrorless" cameras are getting good. Really good. While we've all been discussing the death of the point-and-shoot at the hand of the iPhone, mirrorless cameras have gradually been making their way into the professional category by boosting quality and performance

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Mirrorless cameras sound all well and good, but can a pro really consider replacing his/her DSLR kit with a mirrorless setup? Here are some videos of pros talking about how much they love mirrorless cameras.

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Another Photographer Just Made $10K-Plus With An Instagram Flash Sale

Another Photographer Just Made $10K-Plus With An Instagram Flash Sale | Artdictive Habits : Sustainable Lifestyle | Scoop.it
A few weeks ago, I wrote about Daniel Arnold, a Brooklyn photographer who was nearly flat broke until he held a one-day sale of prints through Instagram that netted him more than $15,000. This week, another photographer with a large Instagram following tried the same sort of thing with similar results [...]
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Aaron Huey is a photographer for National Geographic whose Instagram account, @argonautphoto, has more than 160,000 followers. On Monday, during a weeklong stint as guest editor of The New Yorker’s Instagram feed, Huey announced that for the next 24 hours he would be offering prints of his Instagram photos for $100 each.

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Camera buffs set to get extra exposure

Camera buffs set to get extra exposure | Artdictive Habits : Sustainable Lifestyle | Scoop.it
Australia's premier photographic society. Under the auspices of The Sydney Morning Herald and The Age. View the latest News Photos and Galleries online including Australia & World wide.
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The program, which is set to begin in January, will give members 10 monthly assignments on themes designed to test their skills in technique, lighting and composition.


What you get : Your chance to be published in The Sydney Morning Herald and The Age | Monthly challenges | Receive feedback on your photos | Members benefits and discounts on camera equipment and software from Digital Camera Warehouse, Canon and Adobe | Exclusive access to events and workshops


Membership cost in 2014: $50 and $25 for Fairfax subscribers




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Photographer Douglas Kirkland on the changing face of Hollywood

Photographer Douglas Kirkland on the changing face of Hollywood | Artdictive Habits : Sustainable Lifestyle | Scoop.it
The 79-year-old, who photographed Marilyn Monroe for Look magazine in 1961, has just released a memoir: A Life in Pictures: The Douglas Kirkland Monograph.
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People often ask Mr Kirkland how he got to where he is today: an irrelevant question, he said. 'Whatever I did in 1960, half a century ago, I couldn't do that today and enter the field,' he admitted. 

'The field has changed so much, you have to adapt to the times whatever you're doing. That's the reality of life, you have to be a different person today than you had to be then.'

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How to Sell Photos Online and Profit From Your Pictures

How to Sell Photos Online and Profit From Your Pictures | Artdictive Habits : Sustainable Lifestyle | Scoop.it
Whether photography is your hobby, your side hustle, or full-time job, here's how you can sell photos online and earn more money with your talents.
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The Photographer’s Guide to Snapchat

The Photographer’s Guide to Snapchat | Artdictive Habits : Sustainable Lifestyle | Scoop.it
If you’ve dismissed Snapchat as a mysterious social app only for teens, it’s time to think again. Photographers have jumped on board using Snapchat as a marketing tool, a new creative outlet and even an additional source of revenue. Plus, it’s fun. In The Photographer’s Guide to Snapchat, get the full rundown on how and why photographers are using Snapchat for their photo businesses. - Photoshelter
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5 Common Mistakes Beginners Make When They Share Photos Online

5 Common Mistakes Beginners Make When They Share Photos Online | Artdictive Habits : Sustainable Lifestyle | Scoop.it
Sharing your photography online can be an incredibly rewarding, educational, and empowering experience, but you need to do it right! Here are 5 common mistakes you should avoid.
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GREAT Article/TIPS!  recognize the most common mistakes photographers—both newbies and, surprisingly, advanced shooters—make when they begin sharing their work online. Below are the 5 most common mistakes I see, and if you’d like to have your work noticed and appreciated, NOT doing the 5 things below is a fantastic place to start.

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The First Step To Becoming A Successful Photographer: Don't Go To College

The First Step To Becoming A Successful Photographer: Don't Go To College | Artdictive Habits : Sustainable Lifestyle | Scoop.it

We have been sold on the biggest myth of all time; In order to succeed at anything and have a lustrous career you must spend 4 years in an overinflated educational institution and spend a small fortune

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if you are looking to flourish in anything creative all you’ll need is some experience, a solid portfolio, a set of business skills and the ability to talk to people. This most definitely applies to the world of photography.

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How Much Should Photographers Charge Per Hour? - DIY Photography

How Much Should Photographers Charge Per Hour? - DIY Photography | Artdictive Habits : Sustainable Lifestyle | Scoop.it
How Much Should Photographers Charge Per Hour - A detailed explanation of the key factors to be considered by photographers when setting their rates.
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Photographers that undervalue their services are not doing themselves any favors, and are in fact contributing to the wholesale undervaluing of the entire industry. - DIYPhotography

 

This article could be easily suited also for graphic designers, digital artist, like myself (i also do photography)

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Be Inspired : 500px Interview with Mikael Sundberg

Be Inspired : 500px  Interview with Mikael Sundberg | Artdictive Habits : Sustainable Lifestyle | Scoop.it
Since I am deaf and am unable to hear anything at all — the visual world is even more intense to me. I want to capture and show my photographic visions as a deaf person.
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Mikael Sundberg was born deaf, and he has a big passion for photography and being creative :) I like to be in nature, hiking in mountains and traveling. Currently I am working at European Sign Language Centre, a non-profit organization. I use a 360 degrees photography in my work in order to spread the sign language and make it available for everyone all around the world. ~ 500px

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How You Can Make Money with Instagram

How You Can Make Money with Instagram | Artdictive Habits : Sustainable Lifestyle | Scoop.it
Instagram made Anthony Danielle a professional photographer. The 25-year-old New Yorker and entrepreneur went pro within eighteen months of opening an Instagram account. He now has more than 180,000 followers on the mobile photography platform and wins commissions from corporations as large as airlines to shoot events and put images of their brand in front of his massive online audience. ~Photopreneur.
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