Tip of the Day: The Business of Photography

If you’ve thought about becoming a photographer full time consider whether you would enjoy photography as much if you had to deal with all of the business nightmares that come with being a small business owner. Most of your time is not spent behind the camera but doing all the tedious paperwork and phone calls that goes with the business world.

If you've thought about becoming a photographer full time consider whether you would enjoy photography as much if you had to deal with all of the business nightmares that come with being a small business owner. Most of your time is not spent behind the camera but doing all the tedious paperwork and phone calls that goes with the business world. Photojojo has compiled one of the best comprehensive lists of pros and cons of making the leap into photography as a business.  One of the biggest differences between photography as a hobby and as a business should be obvious but is often overlooked; you suddenly have a client who has ideas of their own of what makes a good photograph.

—Melissa Macatee
Contributing Blogger

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