Jake Stangel Blog: An important talk about business and standing up for yourself.

jakestangel:

OK guys n girls.

Business 101 right now.

I just got an email from a really dope online magazine that I like alot and respect creatively. They just sent me a contact, for a shoot we did over a month ago. In it were many dubious terms, rights, and exclusivities that shed alot of my freedoms over…

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    I think you just became my new favorite photographer. I MEAN WHAT.
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  4. simransethi answered: Bravo! I tweeted this. Same thing happens in freelance journalism. It makes the prospect of earning a living at doing what we love tough.
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  7. todoelmundolosabetodo answered: yup
  8. overpronator answered: As in any other business - absolutely!
  9. katreagan answered: yes i saw this too and i was like FUCK YEA
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  11. button2pushbuttons said: Good on ya. Give an inch…
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  13. xyloscope answered: Thank you; you’re awesome.