Paying Markets for Writing and Photography

For many of us, blogging doesn’t exactly pay the bills, at least not directly. But it is a great way to hone our skills to market elsewhere, whether it be writing, social media, or photography. Keep in mind that everyone has to start somewhere and it’s not likely you’ll land your first story or photograph […]

Six Considerations When Picking A Travel Camera for Blogging

As a travel blogger, I’d argue that one of your most important pieces of equipment is your camera. Images are a powerful tool for getting your story across to your viewer, and it should definitely be a bit of kit that you are comfortable using to get the photos you need. There are a wide […]

Photoshop? Lightroom? Or Both?

Sometimes words can only tell half the story. Photos are an essential tool in any blogger’s toolbelt, but shouldn’t just end when the shutter is clicked. Post processing is an essential part of making your photos stand out – even basic adjustments can make a big difference. Popular processing programs are Lightroom and Photoshop, and […]

Tips for Photographing Children During Your Travels

Lola Akinmade Åkerström is an award-winning writer, photographer, and blogger based in Stockholm, Sweden. Her work regularly appears in many major travel publications around the world and her photography is represented by National Geographic – Lola is a founding member of the PTBA and we are thrilled that she agreed to share some of […]