By Tom Seymour
How do you make a living out of photography? Declining budgets in editorial and stock have seen many image-makers heading for fine art, selling editioned prints in a bid to recoup their costs and, hopefully, make a healthy profit. But it’s a market still dominated by the galleries, which bring the photographer kudos, collectors and advice, in exchange for a roughly 50 percent cut of the sales.
“Artists need guidance and support to promote their work,” says Isabella Brancolini, who co-founded Brancolini Grimaldi Arte Contemporanea in Florence, Rome and London. “An artist who is serious about their career needs to refer …read more