13 Feb '11, 10pm

Good reasons for apprenticeships: When I was starting out 16 years ago, there was no TAP, no apprenticeships and...

Some weeks ago, I was invited by the National Arts Council to mentor two young, aspiring photographers under The Apprenticeship Programme (TAP). It turned out to be as much a learning experience for me as it was for my apprentices. When I was starting out 16 years ago, there was no TAP, no apprenticeships and no one to tell me: "Here's how you make money from your photos". Short of spending money and time on photography courses, one could enrol in the school of hard knocks, take a low-paying job as a photographer's assistant and learn on the job. Many "old-schoolers" take pride in learning it the hard way. I can understand the romanticism but even they would have avoided pitfalls at the advice of another. What I would give to recover the many clients lost as a young photographer before learning to invest in relationships. Please also return the small fortune I paid to lear...

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