Thursday, March 22 - 3:00PM to 4:15PM
Grand Ballroom A
Rapid technological change, the decline of traditional publishing and fledgling new media are creating a host of challenges and opportunities for student photographers entering a new profession. By developing an agile mindset toward change, creative growth and emerging business opportunities, new photographers can succeed in a exhilarating but unstable creative world.
Join this essential session to gather strategies for selecting the right multimedia outlets for your artistic vision and insight into new business models and business opportunities. Also, hear real-world examples of how photographers today are building profitable, sustainable businesses by strategically pairing their strengths with clients' needs. Perhaps most important, students and educators will leave this session with a roadmap for guiding students toward a creatively and financially rewarding career in photography.