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15 Tips For Dog Photography

Award winning dog photographer Rebecca Goutorbe walks through some great ideas on how to improve your dog photography. Some simple ideas from painting a wall in your studio as oppossed to using backdrops to create your own signature style, to getting a dogs attention.

Show Me The Picture: The Story of Jim Marshall Official Trailer 

Jim Marshall has always been a favorite photographer of mine and the documentary is so inspiring. Though this is just the trailer, you can find it now on HULU.

Behind The Scenes – Our Planet in Kenya

Having been to Africa (Tanzania) on numerous occasions as a tour leader, there are times when one wishes they had one of the amazing Cineflex gyro stabilized cameras. Using a 50-1000mm lens, Silverback Productions was able to get some amazing video.

SELLING PHOTOGRAPHY PRINTS – The Uncomfortable Truth 

I received a check this year for 2021 from a stock image company and it was less than $60. Should I sell prints of some of my images to help make an income? This video by Adam Karnacz really drills down to the elements that make a successful print business.

How to make an Extra $35k a year: Passive Income as a Photographer

Another great video by Evan Ranft as he walks you through how he setup his Squarespace website to help make a passive income of $35K per year.

8 Steps to Cinematic Composition

Forget film school, these tips will have you one your way to creating some great images and videos. Leading lines and the Rule of Thirds have always been a favorite but we also like the segment on Break the Rules.

Line Goes Up – The Problem With NFTs

Dan Olson has created a great video on NFT’s and the pitfalls with falling into the idea that this is the next big thing. At just over two hours, grab a drink and watch the most in-depth video I have seen on this subject.

Selling Prints- HUGE MISTAKES I Wish I Didn’t Make!

Some great points on how to price, sell and package your prints. One comment on the video “Use a pencil, pigment pen, or paint instead of a Sharpie for signing your work, to ensure that signature is as archival as the image.” is really key as well.

How to Tell Cinematic Stories in Under 60 Seconds

Gab Scanu walks you through all the elements he used to shoot a 60 second travel commercial for a luggage company. Some really helpful tips in how to keep movement throughout the whole video to help the viewer anticipate what might be coming next. He also includes some tips on sound design to make it […]