Monthly Archives: September 2008

An Open Letter to the Leaders of the Stock Photography Industry

The stock photography industry is in trouble and nobody knows how to save it. Currently three market forces are buffeting stock photography. The first force is an oversupply of images. The second is the rise of licensing models that are … Continue reading

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The Next Dawn

The first time that remember watching the setting sun I was sitting on the fallen walls of an ancient Roman city. The sun was bright and red when it set swiftly into the Mediterranean Sea. I was five miles from … Continue reading

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Biggest Mistakes

Rencently I was asked, “What were the biggest mistakes that you have made”? It took me all of two seconds to make the following list: 1. Forget to listen to my gut. 2. Forget to listen to my client. 3. … Continue reading

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