Maps Showing the Pro Photography Landscape in the United States

Maps Showing the Pro Photography Landscape in the United States

What is the current state of the professional photography industry in the United States? Back in April 2014, the Bureau of Labor Statistics released statistics about the photography profession from May 2013. The data offers an interesting look into where photographers are living and how much they’re earning.

Selfies on a Stick, and the Social-Content Challenge for the Media – NYTimes.com

Selfies on a Stick, and the Social-Content Challenge for the Media

I’d seen the same phenomenon when I was touring the Colosseum in Rome last month. So many people were fighting for space to take selfies with their long sticks — what some have called the “Narcissistick” — that it looked like a reprise of the gladiatorial battles the place once hosted.

New Guide: The Inspiration Handbook – 50 Tips from 50 Photography Trailblazers | PhotoShelter Blog

New Guide: The Inspiration Handbook – 50 Tips from 50 Photography Trailblazers

It’s our last guide of the year! And it’s one you’ll want to keep in your back pocket. In The Inspiration Handbook: 50 Tips from 50 Photography Trailblazers, award-winning photographers, recognized photo editors, and leading industry experts share their best advice to make 2015 a knockout year.

Paying Homage To Julian Richards, An Irreverent, Demented Master Of Ceremonies Disguised As An Agent | A Photo Editor

Paying Homage To Julian Richards, An Irreverent, Demented Master Of Ceremonies Disguised As An Agent

i immediately called julian and explained the situation. after a barrage of hysterical ricky gervais-esque retorts, he said, “i’ve got it! if he wants an outlandish, perverted personality, let’s give it to him. let’s do the call again after the weekend.”

“how would that change anything?” i asked.

“because i’ll pretend to be the photographer.”