Andrew Hellmich

About Andrew Hellmich

Andrew Hellmich is the owner and principal photographer of Impact Images - the leading wedding and portrait studio of the Central Coast. A frequent blogger and podcaster on all things weddings. Andrew has written an eBook/wedding guide for brides looking for hints, tips and advice to have the best wedding day possible.

245: Julie Christie – Make More Money in Your Off Season with Photography Classes

Premium Members, click here to access this interview in the premium area. Julie Christie from Togs In Business joins us today and how lucky we are! She is an absolute powerhouse when it comes to producing actionable, money making content for photographers on her website, inside her Facebook Group, with video on YouTube and Facebook Live. In this interview, amongst a stack of great things, Julie shares how to make more money in your off season by teaching photography classes. [...]

By | 2017-11-20T18:42:39+00:00 November 20th, 2017|Podcast|2 Comments

TPX: Jacob Fu – From a Successful Wedding Photography Business to One of the Top Travel Blogs in The World

Jacob Fu of Local and his wife Esther move to a new city each year. From Atlanta to LA to Vegas to San Diego and Portland - where they are now -  while curating one of the top 50 travel blogs in the world! They picked one year because it's long enough to find hidden gems but also temporary enough to motivate them to get out there and explore often. Before the blog, Esther and Jacob had a [...]

By | 2017-11-16T19:07:24+00:00 November 16th, 2017|Xperiments|0 Comments

244: Michael Sasser – BTS and Testimonial Video Can Massively Benefit Your Photography Business

Premium Members, click here to access this interview in the premium area. Michael Sasser of Boudoir by Sasser is an LA based boudoir photographer. Before finding his niche, he photographed weddings, high school senior portraits, headshots, weddings and music videos. Visit his website today and you'll see gorgeous photography, incredible before and afters but one thing separates his site from most other photographers. The videos. From the video introducing Michael and his photography on the home page to the video [...]

By | 2017-11-19T18:01:53+00:00 November 13th, 2017|Podcast|0 Comments

243: Ashley Siegert – The Ultimate Birth Photography Resource for Generating Higher Sales

Premium Members, click here to access this interview in the premium area. Ashley Siegert of The Ultimate Birth Photography Resource and Fig Mint Photography is a US based birth photographer. She's been shooting professionally since 2011 and learnt storytelling and production during her 13 year career in sports television working for ESPN. Before specialising in births, Ashley was like many newbies to the photography business and photographed anything and everything - especially if someone would pay her to shoot. After photographing [...]

By | 2017-11-06T22:44:05+00:00 November 6th, 2017|Podcast|0 Comments

242: Tony Knight – How to Create a Photography Business with No Competition

Premium Members, click here to access this interview in the premium area. Tony Knight of is doing something totally different from anything I've seen from another photographer. If you were asked: Do you think it's still possible to create a photography business without competition today? I'm guessing you'd say no, not possible today. Tony disagreed and created one. He was looking to create a unique business without competition and could take advantage of his skill set as photographer, retoucher, [...]

By | 2017-11-01T19:29:54+00:00 October 30th, 2017|Podcast|0 Comments

241: Mike Lloyd – Start Shooting The Way You Want and Attract The Clients Who Love What You Do

Premium Members, click here to access this interview in the premium area. Mike Lloyd of specialises in creative and cinematic portraits, uniquely customized to his clients. He says on his website, you get artistic personalised imagery you won't find anywhere else. The majority of his client work is focused on families, couples and high school seniors. Mike describes his sessions as "un-portrait experiences" where you get photography you never knew you could have. In this interview, Mike shares [...]

By | 2017-10-24T23:58:02+00:00 October 23rd, 2017|Podcast|2 Comments

240: Molly Marie – Attracting Boudoir Clients by Overcoming Their Fears with Skilful Marketing

Premium Members, click here to access this interview in the premium area. Molly Marie of and has been shooting for over 10 years and she started out like most of us - photographing anything and everything before discovering boudoir photography which became her photography niche. After photographing hundreds of women for boudoir portraits, she found the one thing most women have in common before their photo shoot is a lack of confidence. They're worried they wouldn't look [...]

By | 2017-10-17T12:00:21+00:00 October 16th, 2017|Podcast|0 Comments

239: Mark Dohring – A Film Shooting Wedding Photographer Building Real Relationships for Success

Premium Members, click here to access this interview in the premium area. Mark Dohring from is todays guest. He's an Adelaide based wedding photographer shooting film and says the secret to his photography business success has been building real and lasting relationships within the industry. This interview came about because Mark was recommended to me via an email from premium member Dave Pascoe who wrote... If you’re ever looking for another interesting photographer to interview, Mark Dohring from Bentinmarcs is the [...]

By | 2017-10-09T10:25:15+00:00 October 8th, 2017|Podcast|2 Comments

238: Blake Robertson – The Business of Commercial Advertising and Product Photography

Premium Members, click here to access this interview in the premium area. Blake Robertson of is a Brisbane based commercial advertising photographer. Blake specialises in product photography and shoots for clients both nationally and internationally. His aim when working with clients on their marketing and advertising campaigns is to ultimately generate or assist in the conversion of sales through great photography. Although my focus for PhotoBizX is wedding and portrait photographers, it's not uncommon for us to get [...]

By | 2017-10-04T13:49:10+00:00 October 2nd, 2017|Podcast|0 Comments

237: Walter Sheehey – From Engagement Shoot to Wedding Booking with PhotoFilms

Premium Members, click here to access this interview in the premium area. Walter Sheehey of emailed me about the things he's been implementing from previous interviews he's heard - something I'm always big on and interested in. In that email he said something that caught my attention that became the catalyst for this episode. Walter said... "On another topic, you often ask about things we’ve learned that we’re implementing and are working. I love creating PhotoFilms with engaged [...]

By | 2017-09-26T18:31:58+00:00 September 26th, 2017|Podcast|5 Comments