WPPI Bans Member: Rescinds Past Awards

By Jim Pickerell | 239 Words | Posted 2/18/2019 | Comments
Australian photographer Lisa Saad has been accused of using other people’s photos to compete in, and win, various photo competitions in in Australia, the United States and other countries.

Spending For Wedding Photography Flat

By Jim Pickerell | 168 Words | Posted 2/15/2019 | Comments
Spending for weddings in the U.S. in 2018 was down 4% from $25,764 in 2017 to $24,723 in 2018. The photography segment of this spending breaks down as follows according to The Wedding Report.

Making Stock Photography Profitable

By Jim Pickerell | 1405 Words | Posted 3/16/2012 | Comments
If your goal is to earn a full-time living from photography -- and particularly stock photography -- you need to read this series of 14 articles. They were originally written in the summer of 2010. Since then the general state of the photographic industry has continued to go downhill. These articles discuss key aspects of the business and issues that those who want to earn their living taking pictures must consider. – Another Assault On Rights

By Jim Pickerell | 345 Words | Posted 3/13/2012 | Comments
A little over a month ago we wrote about the new Internet craze call Pinterest which claims to have over 10 million users. In our story we linked to a blog post by Sean Locke where he explored the copyright infringement issues. For additional information on this hot topic read posts by Kirsten Kowalski and Allen Murabayashi.

Going Pro: The Wedding Option

By Jim Pickerell | 1610 Words | Posted 9/15/2010 | Comments
Many who got into the photography business by shooting stock are finding that relying on stock income alone is insufficient and increasingly unpredictable. In looking for other ways to earn money using their photographic skills, some are exploring the wedding business.