Photos, too!

Today I am editing photos to accompany a story I am writing. I advise all aspiring journalists to add a few photography classes to their course load. It’s a fun way to make extra money. And, when you feel too tired to write, editing photos is a relaxing way to be productive. Not that I’m implying that I feel tired… OK, you got me. I’m tired.

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2 responses to “Photos, too!

  1. Yeah, and the magazine is happy because they just have to send one person to the interview instead of two.

  2. It’s a win-win situation. A writer-photog is getting paid twice to be somewhere once. Also, in this dreadful economy, it’s an added advantage that may make the difference between landing a gig and not.

    Of course, the flip side is that the writer-photog’s attention is divided, which may make the job more stressful. But who doesn’t like a little stress?

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