How Much Are Real Estate Photographers Paid?
How Much Are Real Estate Photographers Paid?
By Michelle Ecker on April 20th, 2018

If you’re looking to make money with your photography but struggling to find the right niche, real estate photography is a field we highly recommend exploring. The truth is, people…

Can You Get Certified in Photography?
Can You Get Certified in Photography?
By Michelle Ecker on January 5th, 2018

In other professions, going to college and obtaining a university degree isn’t something students do for prestige or simply out of a desire to gain experience. It’s something that’s absolutely…

How Much Money do Photographers Make?
How Much Money do Photographers Make?
By Michelle Ecker on December 21st, 2017

Are you an aspiring photographer hoping to start your own legitimate, profitable business someday? If you’re new to the industry entirely, it can be uncomfortable to determine how much money…

Here’s a Sample Model Release Form
Here’s a Sample Model Release Form
By Michelle Ecker on October 30th, 2017

If you’re an aspiring portrait photographer and you want to start working with models, you should probably familiarize yourself with some basic elements of a simple model release form.Essentially, a…

How to Become a Photojournalist
How to Become a Photojournalist
By Michelle Ecker on October 25th, 2017

Are you interested in pursuing a career in photojournalism? When it comes to photographers who are specifically interested in telling their viewers an exciting, meaningful story through every image, this…

Things All New Photographers Should Know
Things All New Photographers Should Know
By Michelle Ecker on May 15th, 2017

If you’re new to photography and ready to get started, there are several simple things we think you should remember before diving in. These fundamentals apply to all good photography,…

Why Aren’t More People Following Your Instagram?
Why Aren’t More People Following Your Instagram?
By Michelle Ecker on May 11th, 2017

In a world where community engagement is increasing moving online, it’s extremely helpful for you as an aspiring photographer to spend time building and maintaining organized social media pages. Not…

Where Do NYIP Graduates Work?
Where Do NYIP Graduates Work?
By Michelle Ecker on May 3rd, 2017

Prospective learners often reach out to us asking where our students start working after graduation, and it’s one of our favorite questions to receive- for good reason. As aspiring photographers…

Discouraged by Sensationalized Wedding Photographer Headlines? We Have a Solution
Discouraged by Sensationalized Wedding Photographer Headlines? We Have a Solution
By Jason Groupp on April 15th, 2016

Reposted via Photo+ Getting Involved With WPPIOne of the reasons that I was so excited to take this job a few years ago was to get the opportunity to serve…

Behind the Scenes of Pro Photographer Journey
Behind the Scenes of Pro Photographer Journey
By Michelle Ecker on March 23rd, 2016

After assisting with in-house magazine printing and layouts in 2009, Chamira Young began to find herself further involved in the compositional aspects of the work as well. Progressively incorporating photography…