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Keeping Your Photo Business Profitable During the Holidays

Posted by on Wednesday October 28, 2015 | Business, Media

Sponsored by Zenfolio The holidays can be a stressful time when you may find yourself spending more money than you’re making. But if you’re a photographer, fear not! You can turn the holidays into a very profitable season. The experts at Zenfolio provide five easy ways to market your photography business during the holidays, because let’s face it:... More

Video Pick: Rep Maren Levinson: Being a Good Photographer Isn’t Enough

Posted by on Wednesday July 29, 2015 | Business, Media, PDN Video Picks, Social Media/Web

Seattle-based photographer John Keatley recently posted a video interview he did with his rep, Redeye’s Maren Levinson, in which she touched on several changes to the photography industry. Her frank assessment of the market in which professional photographers and their reps operate has earned the video nearly 30,000 views on YouTube. More

Charles Harbutt’s Travelog: The Best Essay About Photography Ever Written?

Posted by on Wednesday July 8, 2015 | Media

When photographer and former Magnum president Charles Harbutt died on June 29, we called Alex Webb, one of the many photographers Harbutt mentored, for comment. Webb described Harbutt as “a remarkable teacher” who “thought about photography in interesting ways.” Webb also said that the introductory essay Harbutt wrote for his 1974 book, Travelog, “is one... More

How Greg Constantine Keeps a Human Rights Story in the Public Eye, and the News Cycle

Posted by on Thursday May 14, 2015 | Media, Photojournalism

For more than a decade, photographer Greg Constantine has worked to document the lives of stateless people—people who have no nationality and are denied basic human rights—in places such as Sri Lanka, Kenya, Malaysia and Ukraine. Constantine has also photographed Burma’s Rohingya Muslims, hundreds of thousands of whom live as refugees in Bangladesh, who are... More