20+ Things You Can Do Besides Trolling Other Photographers (Like Go Be Creative)

The world of photography has some pretty nasty and terrible trolls. You probably don’t realize that you are one.

Photography has trolls and they’re awful: they really are. When you go into any sort of forum or look at images online, there is bound to be someone that speaks in a pedantic way about how terrible other photographers are. In some cases, you’ll even see this in real life as you go into events and groups. Others are just judgmental. When it comes to a contest or anything ike that, it’s fine within reason and with a professional critique. But trolling is far worse; it’s just a means to spew negativity into the world to get a quick thill and because your life is useless and meaningless.

So here’s how you don’t troll other photographers.

  • Go Be Creative and Channel Your Negativity into Some Sort of Creative Photo
  • Give Constructive Criticism
  • Go Be Creative and Channel Your Negativity into Some Sort of Creative Photo
  • Not Spew Your Negativity Into the Internet and Act Like You Live in Your Mom’s Basement
  • Go Be Creative and Channel Your Negativity into Some Sort of Creative Photo
  • Realize That Trolling is So Incredibly Self Centered and Self Fulfilling
  • Go Be Creative and Channel Your Negativity into Some Sort of Creative Photo
  • Realize That When Other Photographers Troll You, That You Too Feel Awful So Maybe You Shouldn’t Do That
  • Go Be Creative and Channel Your Negativity into Some Sort of Creative Photo
  • Not Give Into the Toxic Culture That is the World of Internet Comments
  • Go Be Creative and Channel Your Negativity into Some Sort of Creative Photo
  • Work on That Gallery For Your Website That You’ve Been Putting Off
  • Go Be Creative and Channel Your Negativity into Some Sort of Creative Photo
  • Actually Create a Website for Yourself
  • Go Be Creative and Channel Your Negativity into Some Sort of Creative Photo
  • Learn Capture One
  • Go Be Creative and Channel Your Negativity into Some Sort of Creative Photo
  • Learn How to Edit
  • Go Be Creative and Channel Your Negativity into Some Sort of Creative Photo
  • Walk Away From the Conversation Unless You Check Your Intentions/Reread What You Wrote
  • Go Be Creative and Channel Your Negativity into Some Sort of Creative Photo
  • BONUS: Learn How to Communicate Better