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New Photographers: You Need Grit and This Game Plan to Make a Living

Photography is not for people who lack grit. DATA USA reports that the average salary for photographers is $36,699, which is $13,514 less than national average salary in the U.S. It is also a shrinking profession, projected to fall 5.6 percent in the next decade, even as the economy grows.

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If photography is your calling – and the challenges don’t deter you – then you need a game plan for building a sustainable business that can beat the average without making you stressed, crazed, and burnt out. My goal here is to help with that game plan.

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15 Inspirational Presentation Folders for Professional Photographers

Since the first consumer camera was introduced more than 130 years ago, photography folders have provided a solid means for organizing and protecting developed and printed images. Somewhere down the line, ambitious photographers began to use them to market their services and separate themselves from the pack by branding their work.

Presentation folders for photographers should be taken seriously because they represent your brand and can be the first impression clients get.

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10 Online Tools to Create a Free Logo

If you want to create a logo for your company and you do not have any design knowledge, I have good news to give you since there are a large number of online tools with which you can make your logo for free.

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The vast majority of these tools are going to ask you to register to download the new logo that you have designed for your company, but you can do it for free.

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How Marketing And Finance Could Derail Your Photography Business

It’s is not often that we find people going into businesses that have been widely regarded as sole entrepreneurship. Recently in the photography business, firms can take up to fifty employees in a single office with each photographer doing their thing.

finance-main However, the journey to be like the top photography companies who have fifty or more employees as an example, Getty image, Shutterstock and a lot like them in the same business didn’t start today.

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The Best Promotional Alternatives To Social Media For Photographers

There is a love/hate relationship the majority of us have with social media. We promote our work there, but we also waste a huge amount of time on it.  What are the best alternative to social media then? Where can we publish our work in order to gain visibility and, why not, some paid projects?

Let’s step back for a moment and try to understand what we are dealing with here.

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