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ThinkTank Photo Camera Backpack Giveaway

So those lovely dudes over at ThinkTank Photo gave us a bag to give to one of you lovely lot. It is an awesome bit of kit, well built, comfy to carry and with plenty of pockets and stuff, no matter if you are on the trail, up in the mountains or elbowing your way […]

July 29th, 2020

Photographer interviews: David Hammnet

It’s nice to meet the gang, to find out a little more about the network and what people ge tup to, love and like about being photographers. We sent out a Q&A email and David sent his back! So without further ado.. Read on! So, the big question. Tell us about you. About you as […]

July 15th, 2020

Photographer Jobs, hire a photographer.

We live in a fickle world. Get your message out there, hire a photographer. Our lives are centred around social feeds, fast scrolls and instant search gratification. In and around all this scrolling, this noise pollution, people stop. They look at something that engages them. It pretty much always tends to be a visual connection […]

July 12th, 2020

Interview: Michael Rowlands

Interview, Michael Rowlands. “I’m a photographer with a real search for ‘interestingness’…. Thats the opening statement from Michael Rowlands, Derby portrait and commercial photographer. We asked him for a chat and well, that’s his introduction! “For me, as a photographer, interestingness out weighs genres, industry sectors and types of work. If there is an interesting […]

June 19th, 2020

Linkedin portraits.

Lets talk about Linkedin. And of course the bigger social fall out of being in business these days.Chances are, before you hit that sales meet, that interview or even meet the in-laws to be, the power of social media and online professional networking platforms mean that the cold prospect, that future boss already has an […]

June 19th, 2020

How does PhotographerWanted work?

PhotographerWanted: PhotographerWanted works for 2 key groups of people. Those looking to commission photography and photographers wanted to pass on work, find sub contractors and second shooters. For those looking to commission photography. There are 2 ways to approach booking a photographer via PhotographerWanted. Be inspired! The website is full of awesome photographers producing awesome […]

June 19th, 2020

Photographer Jobs. Sub contractor photographers.

Do you use subcontractors? So we’ve been having some interesting conversations with interesting people.The subject of the conversation was not being able to accommodate clients wishes due to work schedules and current workload. Maybe people wanted you to work in different cities or you were already commited. Maybe you have an event photography contract that […]

June 19th, 2020

Working for FREE

When should a photographer work for free? Well now thats a heck’uva question! Instantly, we want to say never… But in all honesty, it just isn’t that simple. What about charity work. Charity work the photographer wants to be part of? What about un-turn-downable opportunities that there is no budget for? Like photography itself, working […]

June 19th, 2020

SEO Mistakes for photographers

SEO Mistakes for photographers. One of the biggest misses that photographers make when building their website and writing blogs and producing content isn’t that complicated to understand. Want to know what it is? 3.2.1………. It’s that little teeny weeny box on Lightroom that renames your file on export!(Look, we know that not every photographer uses […]

June 19th, 2020

Booking a professional photographer.

Booking a professional photographer. There are a few key tips to making life easier when booking a photographer. It all pretty much comes down to the brief. Think about what you want from a photographer and make sure you are able to communicate this pre- booking.You need to make sure that you not only understand […]

June 18th, 2020