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Award-winning wedding photographer accused of not delivering photos and videos to several couples

Aug 21, 2019
Dunja Djudjic

A few couples from Central Florida are accusing an award-winning photographer of not delivering what they paid for. The couples found him through TheKnot.com, a…

Photographers, beware: this is how you can get scammed

Jul 29, 2019
Neil van Niekerk

There is a persistent scam going around that is so pervasive, that you might think everyone has heard about it, and is immune to it….

Photographers beware: eBay buyer steals camera and lens by pretending to receive wrong product

Jul 24, 2019
Dunja Djudjic

Buying and selling gear online is convenient in many ways, but sadly, it comes with a risk of various scams. Apparently, the scammers have figured…

Photographers, beware of this magazine photoshoot scam

May 10, 2019
Dunja Djudjic

Online scams are a pretty common occurrence, and many of them are aimed at photographers and other creatives. Lately, a scam has been going around…

After its digiFilm fail, Yashica launches a 35mm film. Photographers are furious

Apr 8, 2019
Dunja Djudjic

As if the digiFilm’s epic fail wasn’t enough, Yashica is now launching its own 35mm film. Yes, that Yashica, the company that trashed the iconic…

Wedding videographer sued for $14,000 over allegedly scamming multiple brides

Mar 27, 2019
Dunja Djudjic

From time to time, we hear stories of unprofessional wedding photographers or videographers who ruin precious memories for the couple. The latest case comes from…

I got $5,000 worth of gear stolen from me through Fat Llama

Mar 21, 2019
Keith Donegan

As mentioned previously on this site, I use the Fat Llama website to loan out some of my photography gear when not in use, and I’ve been…

Travel photographers, beware of this international scam that tricked 100 people so far

Jan 16, 2019
Dunja Djudjic

There are all sorts of scams targeted at photographers. But there has recently been a new one that has reportedly tricked at least 100 people…

These are the four biggest photography rip-offs you should avoid

Nov 19, 2018
Dunja Djudjic

Photography is an expensive hobby even if you only buy the stuff you absolutely need. And like in any other industry, there are things that…

Man gets his $650 World Series ticket stolen after posting it to Instagram

Oct 29, 2018
Dunja Djudjic

It’s not uncommon that Instagram photos end up being stolen and shared without credits. Some even got sold for big money (remember Richard Prince?). But,…