The future of professional photography: 5 things we can expect in 5 years’ time

The-future-of-professional-photography

The past decade made the photography industry more accessible than ever, harder to profit from, but also richer with choice, opportunities and possibilities. What will happen next? Only time can tell, but while we’re waiting for the future to unfold, we’ve listed five predictions for the graduates of 2018.

Landscape photography: How much money can you actually make?

Landscape photography: How much money can you actually make?

With stock photography plummeting in value and every hobbyist owning a full frame camera, is it still possible to earn a living from landscape photography?

10 things we can learn from famous photographers of the past

10 things we can learn from famous photographers of the past

There is no shortage of photography tips out there, but some of the best ones can be found by studying the old masters. Here our friends at Photoventure have put together ten crucial photography tips that have never gone out of date.

5 new ways to make money from photography that the pros won’t tell you

How to make money from photography: tips for how to supplement your income by doing what you love

Sometimes it’s the little ideas that set you apart. An imaginative mind can make up for a small start-up budget, and thinking outside the box can give you opportunities that even the most successful competitor would never have thought about. In their latest guest blog post, the photo management and Canon Project1709 experts at Photoventure present five simple money-making ideas to get you started.

32 things photographers say… and what they really mean

Final off camera flash tips from our professional photographer: using flash in sunlight

Photography has a language all of its own; a rich mix of camera jargon, lens acronyms and technical buzzwords that can be an utterly baffling sea of noise to beginners. But, with the internet and all, it doesn’t take long to know your f-stops from your fill-flash, and be able to separate HDR, DOF and TTL.

In this post we translate some of the common things photographers say and explain just what those photographers are trying to say. Just remember that our tongues were firmly in our cheeks when we put this together…

Professional photographers: 18 things we wish we knew as beginners

Professional photographers: 18 things we wish we knew as beginners

Hindsight is a wonderful thing… or at least it would be if we could go back in time and tell ourselves then what we’ve learnt since!

Breaking bad habits: how to add variety to your landscape photography portfolio

Breaking bad habits: how to add variety to your landscape portfolio

Do you enjoy taking landscape images but find you mostly use similar settings for all of my shots? In our latest Professional Photographer to the Rescue post we explain how to experiment and add variety to your landscape photography portfolio.

Outdoor photography ideas: how to shoot striking, alternative pictures of nature

Outdoor photography ideas: how to shoot striking, alternative pictures of nature

In our latest Professional Photographer to the Rescue post our pro takes our apprentice on a trip deep into a Scottish forest, sharing his best tips and outdoor photography ideas for shooting striking scenes from nature.

Reportage wedding photography: pro tips for achieving a modern look

Reportage wedding photography: professional tips for achieving a modern look

In our latest Professional Photographer to the Rescue post, one of the UK’s top wedding photographers, Brett Harkness, shares his best tips for shooting reportage wedding photography.

City Photography: tips for taking pictures of buildings with maximum impact

City Photography: tips for taking pictures of buildings with maximum impact

In our latest Professional Photographer to the Rescue post, our pro shares some of his best city photography tips to help our apprentice take more visually appealing pictures of buildings.