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Looking for a Little Work as a Photo Instructor?

By Strictly Business Blog

I always suggest sending a resume, either mailed or online, or both, right after January, and in the middle of August, right before the spring and fall semesters begin. These are both times where a photo program may find themselves needing a good instructor or two on short notice due to someone moving, getting a grant, or a variety of other reasons. No need to call or write to follow-up, if the resume fits and…

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Video Quick Tip on a Budget

By Strictly Business Blog

[div hVlog style=”text-align: center”][vPIP class=”hVlogTarget” type=”video/x-mov” onclick=”vPIPPlay(this, ‘width=540, height=304, name=DiningDolly’, ”, ”); return false;”] dining-dolly- (1) [/div] Overusing the zoom feature of a video camera is the sign of an amateur.  But there are times when you want to make a camera move.  If I’m in a location where I can put my hands on a wheel chair, I find it makes a handy device – kind of like a portable poor man’s dolly or…

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Twitter – A New Way Of Sharing Ideas and Your Work

By Strictly Business Blog

Twitter has grabbed a lot of attention recently and many of you may have tried it out. Some may just roll their eyes when someone even mentions the word Twitter or some may just be overwhelmed with such a means of communication that requires 140 characters or less. I admit that I was bit hesitant at first but after an investment of time and learning the lingo it has become a great way to exchange…

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Registering Your Copyright – Just Do It

By Strictly Business Blog

While registering the copyright of your photos affords photographers a variety of benefits and protections, very few of us actually do it.  What most don’t seem to realize is that once you get into the regular habit of registering, its just not that big of a deal.  Registration should be like any other part of your business –  like sending out invoices, keeping business records, and paying taxes.  I’m pretty sure that most of us…

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ASMP LAUNCHES NEW WEBSITE, EXPANDED RESOURCES

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Contact: Eugene Mopsik, Executive Director ASMP American Society of Media Photographers Phone: 215 451 2767 Email: mopsik@asmp.org Philadelphia, PA… The American Society of Media Photographers (ASMP) has announced that it has launched a newly designed website, www.ASMP.org, with expanded resources available for all members of the photographic community. ASMP is the premier trade association for photographers who create images primarily for publication, and the association is a leader in providing professional photographers with business education…

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