The selfie is the new art-form if you will excuse me using the word. Neolithic man painted pictures on his cave wall of himself hunting antelope and such. Modern man, or perhaps more often woman, takes a picture of them-self in front of some famous place, with a friend or almost anything really. Well here's my take on it.
Amateur or Professional
We define people who engage in an activity as being amateur or professional but do we understand what these words mean? Definitions I have seen of the word amateur include a person who engages in a pursuit on an unpaid basis and a person considered contemptibly inept at a particular activity. Neither reflects the true derivation of the word amateur
How to sell photographs to the public
How to sell photographs to the public Having a selection of ones work in a browser or elsewhere in an art gallery may seem great but the truth is that at best perhaps one in three of your images will sell. After deducting the gallery’s commission and the cost of unsold work there is little if any profit in it. People go to cafes and restaurants to eat and drink, not to buy.....