A Guide To Shooting A Successful Campaign Or Paid Shoot
You just booked a big commercial job or paid shoot. Maybe your first one. You’re excited, but also really nervous….
“I Shoot JPEG” | A Humorous Soliloquy That’s Bound To Be ‘Ken Rockwell Approved’
Once again and perhaps forevermore, it’s Raw vs JPEG. Which do you shoot, and when and why? These are the…
Your Raw Files Don’t Define You As A Photographer, But Neither Does Your Post Processing
Photographer Jessica Kobeissi gives a few words on why photographers don’t give clients raw files, and I add some thoughts on what was missed.
PICR Is Aiming To Bring Clients To You & Help You Streamline Your Workflow
The sharing economy has been disruptive in all types of businesses, but so far for photography it hasn’t. PICR may change that, and wouldn’t it be nice to have more clients and less business hassle?
Photography’s Catch 22 – How To Get Work With No Experience
Getting started in any industry is tough because everyone wants you with experience but is unwilling to give it to you. Here’s how Ted Forbes thinks photographers should deal
How To Choose Your Best Images: Top Tips On Culling Your Photos
Learn how to effectively cull and select your best images, and why doing so is crucial to your success as a photographer.
iMac Giveaway + The Modern Tog Photography Business Products Review
Approaching the overflowing shoe box with trepidation, I began to search through the unorganized mess of receipts in a panic….
Data Safety Procedures: How to Keep Your Images Safe From Shoot to Computer
The most important and expensive element of any photoshoot is not your gear. It’s actually the images that you shoot for your client. Here are some good habits to have for safeguarding the images from the shoot to your computer.
Zack Arias’s Tips on Starting Off a Photography Business
I’ve been having a hard time getting my business off the ground. I’m finding with the economy the way it is no one wants to spend the money on a professional photographer in my area.
7 Myths On Using Music Legally for Photography
photographers, when it comes to using music in our videos, it can be very tempting to just use a song without first going through the proper steps of obtaining a license. After all, it’s only for a Youtube video right? Or maybe a slide show for a wedding maybe?
The Best Response to Lowball Clients
Client negotiations can be difficult, but it is an essential part of our photography business. For us working photographers, having the business acumen and knowing how to communicate effectively with our clients can make the difference in whether we will still be in business next year or not.