Ep 9: Your own studio space: from home to professional

 

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Everything you need to know to create your own studio space, whether you are starting out at home, sharing with other photographers or investing in your own professional base. In this week’s episode, Gina and Valerie take you on a step-by-step journey through what you need to do from starting out to turning pro.

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Dedicated work space

  • A regular cafe with wifi that you can go and check emails, process files and find inspiration
  • A corner of your bedroom, kitchen that you can use as a regular place to work
  • A home office
  • A share office
  • A share studio
  • A studio of your own

Changes in the way we work as photographers over the last 10 years

Options for photographers who want a dedicated space today:

  • The contra deal
  • Share Studio
  • Setting up a studio at home
  • Hiring a studio space on job to job basis
  • Hire/buy your own studio outright

What do you need to look for in a studio space?

What are some essential things you need in a studio?

Do you need street frontage?

Easy to bump gear in and out

Daylight and blackout studio

Variety of interesting walls and windows as backdrops

Interesting locations nearby

Other creative options

What you need in insurance

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