Bloggers need photos for their posts, businesses are looking for images for their websites and homeowners are on the hunt for that next statement piece for their living room wall. All those images need to come from somewhere. If you have some languishing on your hard drive, why not set them free online for others to purchase and enjoy? For now, think of this as a way to hone your photography skills, and maybe make some pocket change on the side as you do so.
Earn Money – Set up as an Amateur Photographer
7 Reasons Why Hiring an Amateur Photographer For Your Wedding Is a Huge Mistake
This is the perfect post for all of you aspiring portrait and fashion photographers. It can be a little bit hard to get started. Something I still struggle with is studying photos as I take them. I can transfer them onto a computer, look at them for a few minutes and know exactly what I need to do differently. The more photos you take, the easier it will be.
Photographer in Washington, District of Columbia
Selling stock images is one way that professional photographers earn a living. When I was photographing this goat, his expression reminded me of a funny birthday card. So I purposely left plenty of negative space around him for text. A common definition is this; As a professional photographer, your primary source of income comes from your photography business.
I am very interested in the idea of hiring an amateur photographer looking to branch out into weddings, but how do you find such a person? Do you post an ad on craigslist? I second reaching out to local schools. Ask if you can be put in contact with a recent graduate. Came to suggest Thumbtack and I see PP already suggested — just want to second it and say my sister had great success with Thumbtack and loved her photographer she found on there!