This Couple Is Traveling Around The World While Being Paid Up To $9000 Per Picture
This couple has the dream job of a lifetime. Jack Morris and Lauren Bullen who met in Fiji last year, are fortunate enough to travel the world, taking photos and getting paid to do it. The couple spends their days documenting their world travels with beautiful photos, while they get paid up to $9000 USD for each photo they post. Morris now has two million Instagram followers, and Bullen is close behind with 1.2 million. The couple makes enough money from the brands and tourism companies they sponsor, to fully supplement their travel adventures around the world. The couple who's home base is in Bali, are living the life of their dreams. Morris' official website, DoYouTravel, edits all his photos in the same kind of style as his Lightroom presets. Morris also added that they mostly do the shoots around one hour after sunrise, because that is the time that tends to be the quietest of the day. The couple reportedly won’t take any less than $3000 USD for each post.
Jack Morris, 26 and his girlfriend, Lauren Bullen 23, have made a nice living off traveling around the world. Their beautiful Instagram photos have attracted millions of followers to their pages. Tourism companies and brands pay the couple for each post, sometimes as much as $9000 USD. Before his internet success, Jack, 26, was a carpet cleaner for five years before he left his native Manchester in 2012. And Lauren, 23, is a self-taught photographer from Australia, she goes by the alias of Gypsea Lust. The young couple met in Fiji last year and then moved to Bali together, where they still live. And while they’ve made the Indonesian island their home base, they get to travel to a new country at least once a month. The couple takes all of their photos and uses tripods and timer remotes to take the shots of them together. They’ve visited dozens of countries, and are fortunate to make enough money from their photos to supplement every trip. Jack, who maintains a blog called DoYouTravel, and shared some of his secrets. He edits all of his photos in the same kind of style with his Lightroom presets and most of the time they like to shoot around one hour after sunrise. Morris doesn't use any mobile apps or filters and edits the photos using Lightroom on his Macbook Pro. The couple finds inspiration for their beautiful photos through Pinterest and other Instagramers. Morris says that he never expected to find someone he could share this with, and thinks that it is almost a dream being able to do what he wants every day.
As for the new brands that Morris promotes, he says that he only promotes things he truly likes or believes in. The former carpet cleaner didn't go to college, he started work at 17 right out of high school. Morris says between the years of 2012 to 2016 he lived out of a backpack, so he has a lot of experience traveling. The couple met in March of 2016 while on a job together in Figi. They got along so well and found themselves inseparable for the whole trip. On their last night in Figi, he asked her to go to Bali with him, and they've been together since. Morris says that Bali is a good place to slow down a bit and keep his stuff, and while the couple has a home base they still get to travel every month.
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