Business of Photography Workshop at UCLA

Business of Photography Workshop at UCLA

Attend the premier workshop for freelance photographers and photojournalists where we discuss in depth the many business issues freelancers face on a daily basis. From Client Development to Archive Management, Analyzing Real Photo Contracts, Copyright Fundamentals, Leveraging Images for Licensing Revenue, Combating Infringement, Tax Issues and more. Visit www.BusinessOfPhotographyWorkshop.com to view the course topics and …

Business of Photography Workshop

Business of Photography Workshop

Attend the premier workshop for freelance photographers and photojournalists where we discuss in depth the many business issues freelancers face on a daily basis. From Client Development to Archive Management, Analyzing Real Photo Contracts, Copyright Fundamentals, Leveraging Images for Licensing Revenue, Combating Infringement, Tax Issues and more. Visit www.BusinessOfPhotographyWorkshop.com to view the course topics and …

Business of Photography Workshop

Business of Photography Workshop

Attend the premier workshop for freelance photographers and photojournalists where we discuss in depth the many business issues freelancers face on a daily basis. From Client Development to Archive Management, Analyzing Real Photo Contracts, Copyright Fundamentals, Leveraging Images for Licensing Revenue, Combating Infringement, Tax Issues and more. Visit www.BusinessOfPhotographyWorkshop.com to view the course topics and …

Looking Back At A Year of Virtual Learning A Visual Journal Of Two Kids In Virtual School Photography by Todd Bigelow/Contact Press Images When Covid-19 resulted in schools being shuttered in March, 2020, I began photographing Erin Jundef and her two kids as they navigated a new pandemic life. Like others worldwide, their lives were…

My Life Under The Coronavirus Lockdown

My Life Under The Coronavirus Lockdown

  Life Under The Coronavirus Lockdown: A Neighborhood Portrait   Published by NBC News For An Updated Version Of This Story, Please See “One Year, One Pandemic, One Community” As a photojournalist, I’ve covered disasters and conflicts around the world, yet never have I seen a disaster where everyone worldwide is simultaneously facing the same…

Business of Photography Workshop

SORRY. THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT. IT’S ADVISED YOU JOIN THE WAITLIST AS YOU WILL BE NOTIFIED BY UCLA WHEN THE NEXT WORKSHOP (MARCH, 2020) OPENS. JOINING THE WAITLIST IS FREE. For the 16th time, the Business of Photography Workshop will be held at UCLA in Westwood Village. The classroom is located at 1010 Westwood…

Life On The Other Side Of The Stage

Life On The Other Side Of The Stage

  Graduation season is here which means that student photographers across the country are donning their well earned caps and gowns, strolling across the stage and entering a brand new phase of life as a professional photographer. Congratulations! It’s time to paaaaaarty! My friendly, unsolicited suggestion is to party for a couple days and enjoy…

How Does Apple News+ Impact Photographers?

How Does Apple News+ Impact Photographers?

Allowing for unlimited use “in original context” permits publications to openly seek and engage in new distribution platforms like Apple News+. It also allows for the photographer to retain the opportunity to earn a little bit of licensing revenue for additional use of the photographs at a time when expansive use is growing along with new platforms. In other words, it’s a fair compromise and one that every photographer should seek.

Northern Short Course 2019

For the fourth consecutive year, I will present portions of my workshop at the 2019 event in New Jersey on March 7-9, 2019. For specific information on my talks at NSC 2019, please click here http://www.northernshortcourse.org/speakers/todd-bigelow-2 The Northern Short Course, in association with the National Press Photographers Association, holds an annual conference along the eastern seaboard…

3 Reasons Why You Face Pushback On Your Fees

3 Reasons Why You Face Pushback On Your Fees

  It’s with mixed emotions that I throw my laptop bag into the back seat, grab a coffee and head down the 405 to start each workshop. On the one hand, I’m always excited as hell that photographers are interested enough to learn about the business side of freelancing that they’ll give up an entire…