Myrna Kresh, has 30 years of experience working with emerging and established photographers. Formerly the Executive Director of the Advertising Photographers of New York, Myrna energized and expanded APNY’s Assistant and Emerging Photographer Programs and has a profound understanding of what it really takes to make it as a pro. Myrna is an industry insider, producing and representing visual artists, in their commercial and personal projects.
Dear Right Moves,
I will be graduating from RIT next year. I’ve been speaking to photographers and assistants. Does the old paradigm of a photographer having his own studio still make sense?
Spacing Out, Rochester, New York
Dear Spacing Out,
The new work paradigm for photographers is to share a studio and workspace with other artists or to work from your home and rent a studio space for your shoots. You must become a member of ASMP or APA and network with other emerging talents who will be needing space as well.
To submit your advice questions to Right Moves, send an email to email@example.com.