Lately I’ve been asking myself how important a formal photography education is.
According to photographer Tony Blei, the degree gives you credibility, and offers you an opportunity to network.
My guest speaker Rick Sforza said a formal education in photography places you in an environment which fosters collaboration betweenÂ like-minded individuals .
Clearly both of them believe some sort of education is important.
I’m in agreement with them but the problem Â is often the photography curriculum in the schools. Continue reading Self confidence in your photo skills will trump a photo degree