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GOLD ADVICE FROM PHOTOGRAPHY ASSISTANTS – PAST AND PRESENT

Through my writing about photography assisting a lot of previous and current professional photography assistants reached out to me. Some with thanks, others with new ideas and support and a majority to indulge in enjoyable recollection of past events. I thought how good it would be to hear about their advertising assisting experiences. Thus I drew up some questions and here are the results. RYAN CREEVEY First off the block is Ryan Creevey professional photography assistant and studio manager at Hell Studios. I know Ryan from the beginnings of his assisting days about three years ago. Q: When you started…

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HOW TO BECOME A PHOTOGRAPHY ASSISTANT – PART ONE

So you want to be a photographers assistant? There are many ways to become a photographer. Some people jump into the traditional Uni/TAFE model, whilst others self learn through on-line guides such as Creative Live and others head to the good old method of learning from the masters by being a underling. Each avenue has its benefits, yet I believe if you are serious about developing a career in photography then all paths lead to the ritual of becoming a assistant.  Through assisting will enter you into a world of agencies, art directors, talent, co-creators etc. Where you will constantly be humbled by…

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