Selling Photos: 1 Simple Way to Passively Make $2,000+

1 Simple Way To Passive Make $2,000+ by Selling Your Photography | Want to make money by selling your photography by doing nothing? There is just one simple thing I do that sees me passively make over $2,000 a year. Click to get the easiest tip you'll ever read.

Are you like one of the many photographers who dreams of making money from selling photos? Even better, selling photos and passively making money? Whilst making money whilst you sleep is a pretty cool thing, for photographers just knowing that someone wants to part with their hard earned cash in return for an image you poured your heart into is even cooler. Every year I make a certain amount of money from selling photos by doing nothing and not spending a cent.…

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Create Dazzling Food Gathering Images with Photoshop Compositing

Create Dazzling Food Gathering Images with Photoshop Compositing | Take your food photography to the next level with Photoshop compositing and create impressive food gathering images, even with one pair of hands! Click through for the video tutorial.

Are you dreaming of creating those impressing food gathering images you see all over Pinterest and Instagram? But for whatever reason you can’t recruit enough people to make it happen? Well today, I’ve got you covered. You only need one set of hands to shoot a food gathering #likeaboss if you use Photoshop compositing in food photography. Just look at this image by one of my favourite artists V.K Rees. Her hands appear busy quite regularly in her images. It’s such…

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The Complete Guide to Food Photography Pricing (Part 3)

The Complete Guide To Food Photography Pricing Part 3 | Here are 6 tips so you can confidently price your food photography and tackle negotiations along the way. Perfect for freelance photographers and food bloggers. Click here to read more.

Hooray! You’ve made it to Part 3 of pricing your food photography. You now have some hard figures in your food photography pricing and you’re ready to shoot them over to your next (or even first) client! In this post, I want to chat to you about how to get the most out of your pricing. Over the years of selling my food photography services I’ve had it all; yeses, nos, pricing myself too low, pricing too high, successful and failed negotiations,…

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The Complete Guide to Food Photography Pricing (Part 2)

The Complete Guide To Food Photography Pricing (Part 2) | Ready to start getting paid for your food photography? Work out your costs and mark ups with a FREE SPREADSHEET. Perfect for freelance food photographers

In this post I am going to walk you through the three types of costs you need to know for your food photography pricing. By the end of it you’ll be inputting figures into your food photography pricing structure like it’s nobody’s business! Now that you have read the first edition to this three part series, the Complete Guide to Food Photography Pricing (Part 1), you’ve started to think about who your ideal clients are, how much you’d like to…

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The Complete Guide to Food Photography Pricing (Part 1)

The Complete Guide To Food Photography Pricing Part 1 | Identify how the influences of pricing Effect those dollar bills.

Until you have been freelancing for a few years, talking ‘price’ can feel like a daunting task let alone coming up with a pricing structure for your food photography business! A couple of readers have reached out to ask me to give some advice on how set up their food photography pricing, so here is my complete guide to help you talk dollar, dollar bills y’all. This will be a three part edition, so you can get the most out of the topic…

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7 Quotes Photographers Need in Their Lives

7 Quotes Photographers Need In Their Lives

Do you feel like being a ‘creative’ or an ‘artist’ is just too darn hard? Like it’s a constant mental battle? Battling with your feelings of inadequacy and the ever increasing pressure to create something that is ‘perfect’, and let’s not forget original! Maybe you tell yourself that you weren’t born a creative and should just quit and leave it to those who are actually gifted? Well, you’re not alone. Every artist, (and human let’s be honest here), has these exact thoughts…

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Behind The Lens with White Chocolate + Passionfruit Cheesecake

Behind The Lens with White Chocolate Cheesecake | What I love about food photography is that a little goes a long, long way. Peek into my humble shooting process.

To share with you my favourite pics from my this decor8 column this month, White Chocolate + Passionfruit Cheesecake, I thought it would be fun to make a little food photography behind the lens video so you can witness my humble food photography shooting process with you. One of the greatest things I love about food photography is how a little goes a long, long way. Just a simple background (get the technique here!), three plates, a cheesecake, a bowl of syrup and Bob’s your…

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When You’re Sh*t Outta Luck, Shoot on the Air Conditioner

Sh*t Outta Luck? Shoot on The Air Conditioner | We've all been there. On holidays, wanting to take pictures of food in our hotel rooms. So how do you find meaning full props to shoot on in your hotel room? Click to find out.

Food Photography, and photography in general is as much about problem solving as it is about creativity and beauty. I have been travelling a lot lately, and tend to fall back on the easy excuse of ‘but I don’t have any of my props or surfaces with me’. I am sure you’ve all experienced the serious lack of ‘usable’ hotel props for food photography that you’d find in your average hotel room. Funnily enough, this was something a new reader, Marisa Franca mentioned…

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