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You Must Suffer For Your Art

Every once in a while, I'll read a post on social media from a photographer friend who is just having a miserable time. My reply is usually "You must suffer for your art." I know I have, even when my art sucks. … [Read more]

Joe McNally Lastolite Products

I noticed some new videos for Joe McNally Lastolite products this weekend. Have you ever wondered why someone would buy an endorsed line of a product instead of getting the regular version? It turns out there's actually a good reason if you pay … [Read more]

When Should You File A Copyright Infringement Lawsuit?

I filed a copyright infringement lawsuit a while ago. Although I ultimately prevailed and received a settlement, the experience left a bad taste in my mouth. Now I found a friend of mine in the unenviable position of a copyright infringement and … [Read more]

Why You Need Travel Insurance

Travel photography is a joy when everything works. I'm fortunate. Most of the time, my trips have little more than a minor disruption and I never considered why you need travel insurance. Now I'm glad I bought it for my next trip. … [Read more]

How To Plan Your Travel Photography Gear

Deciding how to pack your travel photography gear is always a compromise. There's no "one size fits all" answer, but there are a few key points to consider as you make your travel plans. Why is it such an issue? Getting it wrong can screw up your … [Read more]

Travel Photography Research

Thinking of taking a trip? A little travel photography research can go a long way to help you make sure that you come home with a few great images. Here's how I do it. … [Read more]