Tips and Tricks to Pose High School Seniors Naturally
When it comes to posing clients, my job, as the photographer, is:
(1) To help my subject to relax so that she will be comfortable and confident
(2) To understand what positions and lighting will be most flattering.
(3) To consciously avoid things that will be distracting or unflattering.
How to Restart a Photography Business Due to Relocation (For Military Families and More)
Relocating a photography business can be a daunting but these tips will help you get re-established in your new location.
Successful Senior Photography: Specializing within the Senior Market
Photographers can choose to specialize and become experts at a particular type of photography – and people are willing to pay a premium to work with experts. If you specialize in senior pictures, that’s a good start, but specializing within the senior market is even better!
Be More Productive: Making Email Templates For Photographers
Learn how to cut down on your time spent writing and responding to e-mails, so you can have more time to take pictures.
How to Become a Professional Photographer
When it comes to photography, the difference between a hobby and a profession is whether or not you’re making a living as a professional photographer.
Why Photography Studios Should Specialize
If you are a photographer trying to make a go of it as a full time or even a part time career, the lesson for this post boils down to this: Find what you do best, focus on it, and eliminate the rest. You will be happier, your clients will be happier, and you will be more successful.
How To Make More Money By Selling Custom Photography Products
Make more money by providing your clients with the products they will love and share with others. Custom photography products make the difference.
Are You Making Mistakes Regarding Watermarking Your Photos?
Most photographers add a watermark or logo on their photos. Is this the best thing to do? Or are you making a mistake? learn now!
How and Why to Have a Post-Processing Workflow
Why having a written post processing workflow is non-negotiable.
The Key to Successful Photography is Working With Others
Collaboration is the key to successful photography. Find out how to develop these relationships and improve your photography.
The Art of Blogging for Your Photography Business
Blogging and photography go hand-in-hand – after all it’s one of the best (free!) marketing tools for your business. That is, as long as it’s used to its full potential. But just how exactly do you make the most of your blog? While showcasing your talent, sessions and images is important, your blog shouldn’t…
3 Tips for Creating Your Own Behind-The-Scenes Photo Shoot Video
I recently published a Behind the Scenes video to Vimeo of a fashion photo shoot I did at Motor City Casino in Detroit. After the emotional high wore off from producing it, I sat down with my creative team to begin planning the next video. We spent a lot of time discussing the types of…
Battling the Resistance Monster Hurting Your Photography
If you lack self-confidence and deal with a resistance monster in your head, here are ways to banish it forever.