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    First paying gig

    Woo Hoo.

    Just paid from my first paying gig.
    Okay, technically it's not my first paying one. Sadly, not even close to first.
    But it's the first one that paid well.

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    Re: First paying gig

    Pop a bottle of your favorite beverage and enjoy it. It's all hell now. LOL

    Seriously i thought of a new forum today "Photography The Business End"

    have to talk to Jack about it but maybe a great resource for folks here
    Photography is all about experimentation and without it you will never learn art.

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    Re: First paying gig

    That's not a bad idea.

    We all know many wonderful photographers that just do not know how to market themselves and their work and scrape to get by; and at the same time, many awful photographers that are great at marketing and are doing very well for themselves.

    The company that hired me just asked if I'd be willing to do some video work for them. Tempting... but boy do I hate video work. Still. If you show me a dollar, I'm your

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    Re: First paying gig

    Congrats, Chris!

    Me, I wish I had more time to devote to the *hobby* of photography. Other things pay the bills...

    Lisa

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