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Running a successful photography business

Running a successful photography business

by Lisa Pritchard

Lisa Pritchard has been working with and advising professional photographers for more than two decades. Starting her career at a well known photo library, she went on to establish herself as one of the UK’s leading photographers agents and stills producers, setting up her own agency, LPA (Lisa Pritchard Agency) in 2001. Lisa is a frequent guest speaker at photography colleges and seminars, a regular judge of photography competitions and a well known contributor to the trade press. More information can be found on her at www.lisapritchard.com. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Bloomsbury Academic, 2017
  • DOI:
    10.5040/9781350009851
  • ISBN:
    978-1-3500-0985-1 (online)

    978-1-4725-3293-0 (paperback)

    978-1-4725-5461-1 (epdf)

    978-1-4725-5460-4 (epub)
  • Edition:
    First edition
  • Place of Publication:
    London
  • Published Online:
    2018
Running a successful photography business
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Running a Successful Photography Business is the definitive business bible for every professional photographer – a one-stop resource covering everything you need to know to make your business a success. This handy book contains guidance on the key areas of running your business: fine-tuning your brand, attracting new clients and keeping existing ones, costing and producing shoots, professional ethics and codes of practice, contracts, preparing a business plan, operating your business effectively, legal obligations, working with agents and agencies and how to evolve and prosper in this ever changing industry. Everything a working photographer needs to know in order for their business to flourish.

Written from the unique point of view of a leading photographers’ agent, the author knows from first-hand experience what it takes to survive and succeed as a professional photographer.

This book builds on the author’s popular first book, Setting up a Successful Photography Business, aimed at those starting out in freelance photography.