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Before She Was Pro... Old Photos from Shelly Perry

Before She Was Pro... Old Photos from Shelly Perry

On Wednesday I promised to send you some old pictures from professional photographer Shelly Perry’s portfolio.  Pictures she once thought showcased her best work. Today, when Shelly looks at these photos, she can’t help but laugh (and doesn’t mind if you laugh, too). She’s on a perpetual learning curve, she says, which helps her improve […]

Born with Talent: Before and After Photos from Jani Bryson

Born with Talent: Before and After Photos from Jani Bryson

To continue our “Myth of Talent” series this week, professional photographer Jani Bryson sent us some before and after photos from her portfolio – three photos from a few years ago that she once thought represented her best work…and three from her present collection. Someone once told Jani that she was born with a special […]

Reader Lands Magazine Cover: Congratulations Caroline M.!

Reader Lands Magazine Cover: Congratulations Caroline M.!

This week, our congratulations go to reader and workshop attendee Caroline Maryan. Caroline just got news that her photo will be published on the cover of “Discovery,” a local magazine in Seoul, South Korea. (Note: This is Caroline’s first published photo.) She writes… “I am so thrilled! The picture is of a restored stream--the Cheonggye […]

June’s Photo Challenge Theme: Scavenger Hunt

We’re switching gears this month to talk about travel writing and selling your articles and photos to magazines. So I thought it’d be a fun exercise to play around with this month’s Photo Challenge theme, too. Instead of working to a theme this month, I encourage you to head out in search of more specific […]

Paris Attendees: Final Farewell

Just three weeks before this Stock Photo Workshop in Paris, the attendees and I decided to change the itinerary and hold our first three days of class in a French chateau in Normandy and make a side trip to Mont Saint-Michel. Back in the city, however, that meant we had a lot of ground to […]

Paris Stock Photography Expedition: Send Me a Postcard

As I’m sitting here on Air France flight #025 bound for Paris, all I can think about is home. This Paris trip fell right in the middle of a new house search for Terry and me. With a new baby and Terry’s mom coming up to live with us next month, we need a bigger […]

May’s Photo Challenge Theme: Taking Care of Business

May’s Photo Challenge Theme: Taking Care of Business

Here’s this month’s Photo Challenge Theme, inspired by stock photography superstar, Lise Gagne. Today, Lise did something that no other iStock photographer has done: She reached ONE MILLION image sales. My favorite part about Lise’s story is that she started out just like the rest of us… as an amateur photographer with a point-and-shoot camera. […]

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