Becoming a Freelance Photographer: Networking

I have had a lot of people ask me how to become a freelance photographer, and my answer to them has always been laughingly the same: Luck and Skill. I feel now that this answer was rather vague, and deserves some explanation. However, a simple “do this” is...

Becoming a Freelance Photographer: Work Made For Hire

If you’ve never heard of this term before, I truly envy you. Work Made for Hire is one of the biggest issues for a freelance photographer, and has screwed over many freelancers, myself included. In this installment, I will try to explain what this term is, what...

Becoming a Freelance Photographer: Marketing

I’m going to start this installment of this small series with a clarifying measure: Marketing and Networking are two completely different things. Now that that’s out of the way, lets get into the specifics of your next step into the freelancing world. If...