How to Move Your Photography Business to a New Location

How to Move Your Photography Business to a New Location

Moving to a new location is hard enough, but when it comes to moving your photography business, it is especially challenging. We just moved to a new state about 400 miles away from our old town, which means we get to completely re-start our photography business in a brand new place with no word-of-mouth or…Click to Read More →

Top 10 Blogs for Photographers of 2014

Top 10 Blogs for Photographers of 2014

It’s incredible how many blogs for photographers there are now. In the past year, I’ve seen tons of blogs start up, all promising to help you grow your photography business. But which ones will actually help you grow your business most effectively? Who do I believe you should be following most closely? I’ve narrowed down…Click to Read More →

How Much Does It Cost To Start a Photography Business?

How Much Does It Cost To Start a Photography Business?

Let’s face the facts: there are a lot of people “pretending” to be professional photographers without having actually started a legal photography business. They get a camera, start a Facebook page, and start shooting their friends and family for little or nothing in the hopes that they can “test the waters” before actually starting a…Click to Read More →

Take The Stress Out Of Working With Friends & Family

Take The Stress Out Of Working With Friends & Family

Think back to when you started your business. Who were your first “clients” (whether free or paid)? Chances are you started by taking images of friends and family before getting outside clients to hire you. While it’s important to be thankful for the people who helped you get started, things can quickly become awkward once…Click to Read More →

How to Get Legal With Your Photography Business

How to Get Legal With Your Photography Business

I’m a little bit strange. I love spreadsheets, paying bills, tracking expenses and making sure my forms are all properly filed with the IRS. If you’re like the 95% of the rest of the world, that stuff drives you up the wall or it scares you so bad that you try to avoid it at…Click to Read More →

When Should You Show Clients Your Full Pricing?

When Should You Show Clients Your Full Pricing?

If you started asking strangers for kisses, how many do you think you’d get? You’d likely get a lot of really confused looks, some rude comments, and maybe a few kisses if you’re not too creepy. However, built into each one of us is a sub-conscious desire to be consistent that is so strong that…Click to Read More →

The Ultimate Photography Website Guide

The Ultimate Photography Website Guide

A Photography Website is vital to all modern photography businesses as it’s often the first impression people have of our business. It’s one of the least-expensive and most effective tools we have in marketing our photography business and getting new clients. Yet unless you’ve studied about what converts visitors into paying clients, it’s likely that…Click to Read More →

How To Create Photography Packages That Sell

How To Create Photography Packages That Sell

Creating photography packages is one of the most popular ways to present your services to your clients. As I have been helping photographers with their pricing and packaging, I’ve seen a number of common mistakes over and over again that are easy to avoid and will help boost your sales. Before making packages, however, make…Click to Read More →

Black Friday and Cyber Monday Photography Deals

Black Friday and Cyber Monday Photography Deals

It’s time for our annual Black Friday through Cyber Monday Photography Deals! Best time of the year to save some money and help buy some tools to make more money in your photography business. This year, I am giving away an iMac plus a bunch of my favorite business tools to show how thankful I…Click to Read More →

Show Up Higher In Search Results Using Google Local

Show Up Higher In Search Results Using Google Local

Think about how many new clients you’d be able to get if your website showed up as the first result when people were looking for a photographer. Seems impossible with all the competition out there, but this post is going to give you one of the most useful tools out there to have the best…Click to Read More →