Earth Day: how to make money from photography in an eco-friendly way

Your photography may affect the environment but a few small changes can make all the difference (Image credit: Future)

How can photographers help to create change when it comes to the environment and conservation? With another global Earth Day on 22 April 2022, it's a great time to consider the small ways you can become a more eco-friendly photographer.

Check out our tips below, plus the best green web hosts for a sustainable photo business and eco-friendly printing tips.

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Peter Fenech

As the Editor for  Digital Photographer magazine, Peter is a specialist in camera tutorials and creative projects to help you get the most out of your camera, lens, tripod, filters, gimbal, lighting and other imaging equipment.

After cutting his teeth working in retail for camera specialists like Jessops, he has spent 11 years as a photography journalist and freelance writer – and he is a Getty Images-registered photographer, to boot.

No matter what you want to shoot, Peter can help you sharpen your skills and elevate your ability, whether it’s taking portraits, capturing landscapes, shooting architecture, creating macro and still life, photographing action… he can help you learn and improve.

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