Why Is Good Photography So Expensive? – Emmanuel Arewa Of Spotlight Imagery Gives Us Some Insight

In the last 5 years or so Photography has grown from being a road-side business into one that commands respect, awe and yes, cash. Largely hinged on the events business, particularly weddings, photographers in Nigeria’s major cities are growing their businesses beyond taking passport photos by charging fat fees for the perfect shots. Lagos wedding photographers rates range from N100k to a million. yes, you read right. A million. Why do photographers charge so much? Is the perfect wedding or event photo worth so much?

In an interview with Emmanuel Arewa, a renowned photographer at his studio in Ilupeju  Lagos. He gives us insight on what and how his colleagues charge for different projects.

Watch video above.



Goke Alabi

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