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Family, friends, and model releases

Family, friends, and model releases: Running a Photography Business: The Basics
Family, friends, and model releases: Running a Photography Business: The Basics

One of the biggest challenges that every new photographer has when they start out is finding people to photograph to build their portfolio. Before you have clients, you may need to use your family and friends as models. Author Skip Cohen discusses why you need to get a model release from friends and family when building your body of work.

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Skill Level Intermediate
2h 29m
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Photography

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