How to Make Money with Your Photography in Your Spare Time!

Characteristics Of This Class:

If you're looking to make some extra money with your photography, you'll be surprised to learn how many opportunities exist! Of the instructor's example photos, 95% were sold in his spare time!

In this highly interactive 2-part workshop, you'll learn how to market your photos to meet buyers' needs, price your work, find and contact potential buyers, protect your creative rights, and much more! Through hands-on exercises, live feedback, and constructive critiques, the instructor will show you how to monetize your work in a fun and casual environment.

This workshop will cover:

  • How to categorize your photography
  • How to assess your photography
  • How to stand above the competition
  • Who buys your type of photography?
  • Where to start
  • How to market your work (it's easier than you think)
  • Pricing your work
  • Model releases & property releases

Who Should Take This:

Amateur and aspiring professional photographers who want to sell their work effectively and earn income from their passion.

To Be Determined

Instructor and their bio coming soon -

Great tips and resources.

Marlisa, 2/16/2013

Engaging, down-to-earth presentation, based on Eli's wide range of personal experience. Well organized and paced. Addressed a broad range of issues related to photography as a business. Respectful and helpful to students with a range of skill levels. I would certainly recommend this class to a friend.

Vince, 2/18/2012

Eli has a great teaching style. I can sell my pictures now!

Rafael, 11/19/2011

Great topic, extremely useful handouts - much appreciated!

Cheryl, 7/16/2011

Eli is wonderful!

Catherine, 7/16/2011

The instructor was engaged and very knowledgeable.

Patricia, 7/16/2011

Eli was very informative, thorough, subject oriented and helpful.

Don, 7/16/2011

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Payment Program Details

  BDA Member Non-Member
Payment 1
Paid at time of registration.
$37.25 $44.75
Payment 2
Due one month after registration.
$37.25 $44.75
Payment 3
Due two months after registration.
$37.25 $44.75
Payment 4
Due three months after registration.
$37.25 $44.75
Note: registrants using the payment plan are not eligible for the early registration discount and always pay the standard registration fee ($149.00 for BDA members and $179.00 for non-members).

Registration Fees

BDA Members: $139.00

Non-Members: $169.00
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