Corey Gray: Quitting Your Full-Time Job to Become a Photographer

August 5, 2019

3 min read

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A few years ago, Corey Gray felt like he had enough momentum with his photography business to take the leap. Corey quit his full time job to pursue his own photography and videography business. Corey works spreads across fashion and athletic photography to Travis Scott and Billie Eilish concerts.

What We Discuss:

  • When it is okay to leave your full time job?
  • Doing Business with Friends
  • Understanding the photography industry and the seasons of peak business
  • Getting Clients: Hunting vs. Farming
  • The strategy to photograph famous music artists
  • Editing and Post-Production: Giving yourself options
  • Chasing Trends on Instagram
  • Stop worrying about audience opinions
  • Post photos that inspire you, not what you think others will like
  • Niche Work: Pros and Cons
"The two most important days in your life are the day you were born and the day you find out why." - Mark Twain

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