Tag: NonPhotography

5 of the Best Non-Photography Books That Shaped My Career

From modern-day yogis like Kelly Slater to Tim Ferriss, all have one piece of advice that I will paraphrase here: if you want to excel at your craft, you must always be the student, not a master, and immerse yourself into your discipline at all times.

As creative professionals, we can’t always be painting, cooking, shooting, etc., so we naturally turn from producing to seeking inspiration and education. However, what many young photographers get wrong is to only source materials directly connected to their discipline, i.e., photography books. This mistake is an honest one, but I am here to tell

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7 Non-Photography Things You Need to Be Prepared for Before Becoming a Professional Photographer

When you make the decision to become a professional photographer, it’s easy to get wrapped up in all the gear you need, the software, and the technical abilities. However, there’s a lot more to a successful career in this industry, and overlooking many of these elements can hold you back.

I want to start this article with a caveat: your love for photography will fuel you through the difficult times as a professional, and it will be rewarded too. I have written on the topic a number of times over the years, but I don’t believe that turning your passion

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