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Want to Grow a Photography Business? Look Beyond the Picture.

How to stand out in a crowded industry. In a point-and-click age, almost anyone can manage a decent photo. Heck, I know people using portrait mode on their iPhones trying to turn their tap-to-focus "skills" into a side hustle. But, if you want to start and grow a photography business and have a chance at making a name for yourself in the industry, you must look beyond the picture. According to  IBISWorld , the photography industry has grown 1.7 percent in the U.S. in the past five years, presenting itself as a $10B industry with 235,000 jobs and 195,000 registered businesses. And slow, but steady growth is anticipated in the coming years. If you want to make some headway in the photography space and be more than a part-time face behind the lens, it's important to have perspective. Your own perspective, that is. To help you figure out that unique angle, here are some pieces of advice from the artist behind arguably one of the most well-recognized perspectives of