120,000. Apparently, that’s the number of new photographers in the last year. 120,000! That’s a lot of new photographers. That’s a lot of new businesses. That’s a lot of new people working hard to build a business around this photography thing we do. So, for those of you who find yourself in that group – here’s a few thoughts that no one really tells you when you start your own business in your living room.
For those of you who’ve been around for a while – I’d love for you to share some more thoughts at the end of this post!
1. Stop buying lenses. Hire an accountant instead.
Yes, fast lenses are great. Yes, a great camera is sweet. The truth is, neither will make you a better photographer. They might make you feel good today, but they won’t change your chance of making a living at photography. Wanna make better