Advice

Instagram is not out to hurt your business. It’s trying to be a reputable tool for business. It has to get rid of the cheats and it has to be seen to support healthy social behaviour.

Keen to make a submission for The Annual 2020? You can find everything you need to know here! Deadline is 21 August, 11:59pm (AEST).

What if photography, the job you’ve chosen, was an effective treatment for mental health issues? Here’s the great news. It is. It’s biochemical, and there is a growing cohort of photographers who are receiving its benefits.

The viewing is where a portrait or wedding photographer is rewarded for a lot of hard work. It is where their work sells profitably. Or doesn’t. Its success depends on a lot more than champagne, music, and mood lighting.

In the last few years, fashion has been forced to face a world in which the things it has never much cared about have become very important to the people on which it depends – consumers. So, what has this meant for fashion photographers?

Birth photographers witness joy and love in its purest expression, but they also need to be prepared to face death and grief. We surveyed four photographers to reveal the special skills required to succeed.

Once upon a time, travel photography was the domain of a small set of adventurers with abundant possibilities for work. How hard is it to make a living from travel photography now? And how do you do it?

Some of the world's top experts in the field of nude photography share their wisdom, experiences, and secrets.

There are now more surfaces than ever before for your photographs to be published on, across the digital and print spectrum. Consequently, it’s imperative for photographers to really understand colour management.

Online video allows anyone to be seen and heard anywhere in the world. Post vlogs on YouTube, promote your business through video or live stream an event, all it takes is just a few essentials to produce great video – without leaving the house.

For many photographers, winning a grant can be the lifeline a project needs in order to come to life, or be completed and flourish. But success at grant applications is no mean feat. Read on for tips from the experts.

Don’t blame your portfolio, fix it. Dos and don’ts. Tips and hints. An unbiased viewpoint. You’ll need expert advice. Here it is.

Besides all the obvious questions photographers ask themselves before they press the shutter button, comes the most important question of all: should the photo be taken in the first place?

The lives of professional outdoors or wildlife photographers have often been portrayed as the glamorous, mountain-conquering kind as seen in Hollywood. But the reality of this lifestyle can be far removed from the image...

If you could create your ultimate camera, the one that was absolutely perfect for you, what would it be like? Never mind that it’s too expensive. Never mind that it hasn’t been invented yet. Top pros reveal their fantasies.

More wisdom and advice from our panel of world-class judges from Australasia's Top Emerging Photographers 2019. The last installment. It's compulsory reading for all those entering the 2020 competition.