It can be easy to kid yourself that providing you and your client had a quick chat to outline what was expected, everything’s fine.
What is a test shoot? We get asked this question all the time and, worryingly, we hear the wrong the wrong answer more often than not. Knowing what a test shoot is, how they work, why they are important to your brand, portfolio and career, and the best practices around test shooting will set you up for successful freelance life.
With an eclectic client list that includes Star Wars, Netflix and Adidas, photographer, Mr. Whisper, is not resting on his laurels. He generates around 50% of his work via social media and continues to land exciting projects. We asked him how he does it.
The Lifestyle Confidential has a unique origin story. Conceived from a personal journey and a shared belief, two friends decided to bite the bullet and publish their thoughts.
SnapChat for business can help drive traffic to your site. What is Snapchat? It’s a fun mobile app that allows users to capture photos and videos that disappear after a short amount of time. And it’s also having a big impact on brands both big and small. Here's how freelancers can use Snapchat to boost their business.
Traveling the world, documenting cultures, capturing lives and shooting breathtaking surroundings sounds like an idyllic career for an adventurous soul. New Zealand born travel and lifestyle photographer, Adrienne Pitts, talks to us about her journey, the skills and sacrifices it takes to be a nomadic freelance photographer.
Making the move from part-time to full-time freelancing is a delicate process. Are you working full time and freelancing on the side? Sick of having to turn down opportunities because you can't get the time off work or maybe you just hate your full-time job and are champing at the bit to do what you love to do full-time. The New Year is often when 9 to 5ers choose to make the leap into full-time freelancing, however, the transition comes with challenges and if executed incorrectly, can jeopardise your steady income as well as your freelance ambitions. We've been helping freelancers with this delicate move for years and have developed a strategy that eases the transition while reducing the risk of failure. Check out our top tips on making the leap from part-time to full-time freelancer.
First, the easy way. Click POST A JOB on The Freelancer Club site and source talent in your area. DONE. However, if you'd like to get the project moving with a little more focus, here's our top 5 tips on arranging the perfect test shoot.