Follow Up to Open Letter – Bullying and Reality Check

It has been a week since I posted this Open Letter to Photographers about child exploitation.  I am blown away and humbled by the outpouring of private messages, emails, phone calls, etc. in response.  I learned a few things: Photographers want the truth about the state of this industry. “I…

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An open letter to Photographers – Exploitation of Children

Jodie Otte, Photographer

If this photography community were the professional company I work for, I would have written a resignation letter effective immediately Dear Photographers, I thought long and hard about writing this post.  While I really don’t want the people involved getting their narcissistic attention feed which is exactly what they want, I…

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