In recent times, photography has become one of the most profitable professions in the Nigerian creative industry. To be successful in the business of photography, it takes more than just owning a camera and taking pictures with it, it is all about your passion, creativity and how well you know your craft. Photography is all about telling stories in the most beautiful way.
The Business of Photography Cottage Conference is aimed at bringing Photographers, photography manufacturing and servicing companies as well as photography retail businesses together under one roof to discuss, learn, exhibit, sell and buy everything photography. In recent times the need to efficiently monetize the photography industry and define its future as a major part of the current and future national revenue generation sector has become more important.
The Cottage conference seeks to localize the challenges of the photography industry in each state. Following the success of The Business of Photography Conference which took place on Tuesday, April 24, 2018, at Landmark Center Oniru, Victoria Island, Lagos and had over 1000 participants in attendance, the team decided to take The business of Photography Cottage Conference train to different states to help address the evolution of the photography sector from a business perspective and discuss a way forward as a means of charting a proper course for the future.
The Business of Photography Cottage Conference will have panel sessions where experts in the creative and photography talk about the different challenges in the photography industry and how to combat them.
The Cottage Conference is themed; “Creating your story for a global audience as it relates to the creative and photography industry”. Panellist Includes Mai Atafo, Adebayo Rotilu, Obi Somto, Adeyinka Yusuf, Edgar Imafidon, Omoregie Osakpolor and more.
The Business of Photography Cottage Conference Benin will take place on Tuesday, 30th, October 2018 at Imaguero Hall, Benin, Edo State.