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Strictly Business Webinar: Sharing the Wealth – Working in a Studio Group

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Note: Webinar being rescheduled to April 2020. If you have always wanted to know what it would be like working in a studio group, join ASMP National Board Chair Marianne Lee, and ASMP National Board Vice Chair Michael Shay, for this Strictly Business webinar as they discuss why Michael chose to start a studio 25 years ago with several other photographers.  Marianne and Michael will discuss the ins and outs of sharing space, business, and…

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FREE ASMP Legal Clinic: Photographers, Assistants, Employees and Contractors

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February 25, 2020 @1pm EST (12pm CST, 11am MST, 10am PST) Recently, ASMP and NPPA joined forces in a Legal Clinic to discuss California law AB5, and how freelance photographers are being affected not only in CA and NY, but across the country. But what about the other side — photographers who hire assistants, digital techs, and other support staff? Are these people independent contractors or employees? What is the criteria? If you misclassify, what…

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FREE Legal Clinic: New Employment Laws and Photographers – How AB5 in California is Changing the Legal Landscape

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Tuesday, February 11th at 12pmET (11amCT/10amMT/9amPT) Join ASMP and NPPA for FREE Legal Clinic on how AB5 in California has changed the way photographers and photojournalists do business. Panelists include Thomas Maddrey, ASMP General Counsel; Alicia Wagner Calzada, NPPA’s Deputy Counsel; and Richard Blum, who specializes in wage and discrimination law. The webinar will address the following: How AB5 in California has changed the way photographers and photojournalists do business. What visual artists who hire…

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ASMP Launches Legal Clinic

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    Each day, the modern photographer addresses multiple legal issues in their businesses. Whether it is copyright, contracts, or other legal requirements, photographers have had to up their game with basic legal knowledge to ensure that their work and livelihood is protected, and that they are compensated fairly for their work. ASMP is well aware that legal services can be a very expensive line item in a photographer’s budget, especially if legal counsel is…

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Tech Talk with Mark Fitzgerald: Going Mobile with Lightroom

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Wednesday, November 13 @ 12:00pmET Join ASMP for a discussion with Mark Fitzgerald about using Lightroom on mobile devices. One of Lightroom’s most underused features is the ability to synchronize the desktop Lightroom Classic catalog with mobile devices. At first this may not sound too exciting. But when your mobile devices become part of your main photography ecosystem, it will most likely change your mobile and desktop workflows. For example, you can seamlessly share select…

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ASMP TALK with Agency Access: Instagram – A Marketing Tool Built to Visually Bring Businesses to Life

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Monday, October 7th @12:00pmET Join us for a discussion about marketing with Instagram with two of our favorite consultants, Karen D’Silva and Jennifer Kilberg, of Agency Access. With over an eighth of the world’s population using Instagram today, the question becomes, are you using Instagram to market your photography business? Instagram is quickly becoming a favorite place for companies to strengthen relationships with potential clients. Instagram allows you to create a great visual story for…

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ASMP TALK: Publishing Your Book – Working With a Publisher or Self-publishing with Thomas Werner

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Wednesday, October 16 @ 12:00pmET Join us for a discussion with photographer/author/editor Thomas Werner about publishing your book – working with a publisher or self-publishing. During this webinar you will receive an overview of the challenges and rewards of working with a publisher and self-publishing. Learn from Thomas Werner, author of the book, The Fashion Image, Bloomsbury Publishing, London, and Editor at Large for IRKmagazine, a Paris based fashion and culture magazine and web site….

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