Category Archive: The Photography Business

Ethics – not a distant county!

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In writing this post I discovered that it’s difficult to write about my personal ethics without sounding as if my thoughts are all over the place or as if I’ve disappeared up my… Continue reading

Cop-Outs, Contracts and Commissions, Part Two

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This follows on from my post Cop-Outs, Contracts and Commissions Part One . It consolidates some of the discussions I’ve had in the past and suggests when and  how it’s appropriate for you… Continue reading

Cop-Outs, Contracts and Commissions, Part One

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Maybe everyone who asks me for a free image thinks that I can provide it because it’s just a one-off. Many don’t seem to realise that a series of one-off freebies would result… Continue reading

What’s Involved? (My investment in your project)

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With so many people apparently expecting free images I thought it might be useful to write a post on what is involved in a normal on-location shoot in terms of value, time and… Continue reading

Help me get you coverage

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As a dance photojournalist I often find myself giving the same advice about how to help me get your project, troupe or performance covered in the press. Sometimes I forget to mention something,… Continue reading