A self-taught photographer himself (he dropped out of college after one term), the rise of social media has been a huge boost in terms of booking jobs and building a 47k following. Creating a level of distance is key though.
“It’s a great platform when you use it to your advantage and not get sucked in to the validation factor,” he says. “If you can get over that and use it as more of a portfolio platform – that’s one of the biggest benefits of it. It puts all the power into your own hands.”
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