5 things an editor should never say to a photographer (and 5 things a photographer should never say back)

It’s a special relationship, that between an editor and a photographer. If it’s nurtured and respected, it will yield high returns for both, not just in the form of of paid commissions and beautifully illustrated publications but also with referrals, publicity and other dividends that befalls those who play the long game.

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How to deal with photography bullies – 6 ways to avoid being taken advantage of

To be a photographer, you have to be thick skinned, particularly if you are in a genre where you have to deal with people (actually you have to be pretty thick skinned if you get attacked by wildlife too, but that’s another story).

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8 ways to tell if you are growing as a photographer

It can be hard to judge how far you have come as a photographer, as often you are too close to your work to make objective decisions. It’s easy to be hard on yourself, and beat yourself up for not progressing enough, when actually you have come a long way. With this in mind, here are eight pointers to help you tell if you’re really progressing…

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