Photographer Pays Rent by Selling $15,000 of Instagram Prints in a Day

  • Posted 52 months Ago

Here's a Monday morning success story for all those photographers out there who have had money issues. Brooklyn-based photographer Daniel Arnold has managed to sell $15,000 USD worth of Instagram prints in a single day.

After realising that he only had $90 USD to his name and had no real way of paying his next rent bill, Arnold (who was named "the best photographer on Instagram" by Gawker) took to his relatively popular Instagram account to offer followers a 4x6 print of any picture for $150 USD. According to Forbes, one of his 30,000 followers even offered him $1,000 USD up front for any photo that had received more than 1,000 likes. Not bad for a days work…