Jamie Davis Smith
Supercharge Your Spring With Motherhood Minis: 10 Ideas For Motherhood Photography Sessions
Spring is a great time to take advantage of the weather and Mother’s Day to boost your bottom line with mini sessions based on Moms.
Documentary Photography: Adding Family Photojournalism Sessions To Your Portrait Business
Kirsten Lewis shares her tips for getting started in Family Photojournalism.
Incorporate Headshots Into Any Photography Business: 5 Tips From New York’s Best Headshot Photographer
There is one thing just about everyone needs: a headshot. Once used only by actors, headshots are now something everyone needs, whether it’s for their company’s website, a dating app, Facebook, or a LinkedIn profile.
Eight Ways to Deal With Challenging Locations for Family Portrait Sessions
Having a strong understanding of how you can best deal with less-than-ideal locations will help you create strong images no matter where you are.
5 Tips for Setting Up (or Improving) Your Photography Website
Setting up a website can be overwhelming, but since there is no better forum for displaying photos and having a wide reach, every photographer should consider having one.
5 Tips for Keeping Kids Under Five Engaged During a Photo Shoot
Photographing young children can be a challenge for many photographers, but for anyone who shoots families, learning how to work with very young children is a necessity.
3 Tips When Photographing Black Clothing Against a Black Background
A black backdrop is a classic in photography and can create a dramatic effect. Wearing dark colored clothing is a must to retain the powerful feeling of such portraits. But, if you’re not careful, photographing someone wearing dark clothing in front of a dark background can result in the look of a floating head or shapeless blob.