What’s it like shooting for one of today’s most classic fashion brands? Deborah Block asked Brooklyn-based J.Crew photographer Bryan Derballa for a few commercial photography tips. Read more at PhotoShelter Blog.
Some of the most interesting/useful/fun stories from around the web to check out over the weekend (Warning: Highly Bookmarkable). A weekly roundup curated by ASMP National Board Member Luke Copping. • How to avoid becoming a scary isolated hermit when you work at home. • Cultural appropriation and fetishization in contemporary fashion photography. • How much should photographers charge in 2017? Rosh Sillars has some thoughts to share. • How to run a studio with your…
Hopefully you’ve noticed the significant improvement in the ASMP website speed since Monday. This marked completion of a development effort that changed the way we serve content and ultimately improve the user experience. Now we want to let you know about the next set of tools on our technical priority list: Find an Assistant – Making the product more robust and easy to use Event Management – Improvements to the member experience and the…
Buying gear on the cheap may actually turn out to cost you more in the long run, and not only in terms of money. Is it smart to buy more pieces of cheap gear, or buy just one more expensive piece? Price should be one of the criteria for buying gear, but it shouldn’t be the only one. Read more at DIY Photography.net.
To show clients what they’re actually paying for when they hire a professional photographer, Don Giannatti at Lighting Essentials has published an invoice that itemizes everything that’s billable during a photo shoot. Make your clients understand the value of what you do. Read more on deMilked.
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