Professional Photography: The New Global Landscape Explained


“I have to agree with the other reviewers here: this book is a must for anyone who is already working as a photographer or who wants to.”

“Grant Scott is a highly experienced industry pro and the book contains an honest, forthright and experienced appraisal of where the industry is at in the early 21st century.”

“As an individual who has worked as a professional photographer for the last 15 years, in all sorts of areas and for everything from editorial to advertising, I can confidentially say that this book knows exactly what it’s talking about.”

“Want to have a better chance of being a successful professional photographer? Read this.”

“Are you a professional photographer? If you are, then this book is for you! Author Grant Scott, has done an outstanding job of writing a book where he describes how he has found himself developing photographic transferable skills.”

If you enjoy the thoughts, opinions and insights into the world of professional photography in the writings of Grant Scott, the founder and curator of the unitednationsofphotography then you may well want to check out his first book Professional Photography: The New Global Landscape Explained.

It is is available via Amazon. This is the UK link

It is is available via Amazon. This is the US link

“This is a concise and considered major work that brings both the worlds of photography and commerce together and continues to answer many of the questions Susan Sontag asked in On Photography”.
Dr David Eustace, Photographer, Filmmaker and Director

Featuring work by award winning photographers Alicia Bruce, Peter Dench, Chris Floyd, Niall McDiarmid and Jim Mortram.

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Brands, Virals, and the New Way of Selling
How to Respond to The New World of Advertising
How to Respond to The New World of Contemporary Art Photography
Global Photojournalism: The Rise of User Generated Content and The Citizen Journalist
Who Are The New Commissioners?
The Essential Considerations When Building a Website
To Blog or Not to Blog, That is the Question
To Use Social Media You Need to Be a Social Being
In It to Win It: Competitions and Festivals
How to Create a Successful Personal Project
The New World of Copyright
The Return of The Artifact
The Importance of The Moving Image
How to Begin Capturing Audio
Avoiding The Clichés, Being Realistic, and Delivering The Goods
Pricing The Moving Image
Taking Control of Your Professional Practice
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