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.

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 www.bentinmarcs.com 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 www.theblakeimage.com.au 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 www.waltersheehey.com 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

236: Tony Bruce – Staying Busy In The Off Season When Starting Out With Your Photography Business

Premium Members, click here to access this interview in the premium area. Tony Bruce of www.tonybrucephotography.com is based in the UK has only been in business for a couple of years and it's all going well and growing fast. One of the toughest things to cope with is staying busy in the off season when starting out with your photography business and Tony has come up with a concept that has him looking forward to winter! Tony photographed [...]

By | 2017-09-18T21:04:23+00:00 September 18th, 2017|Podcast|0 Comments

235: Edwina Robertson – A Photography Quest to Build Awareness a Name and Success

Premium Members, click here to access this interview in the premium area. Edwina Robertson of www.edwinarobertson.com and Wanderer Of The West said yes to an interview only 48 hours after returning from her 100 day road trip around Australia. She completed the journey without a dollar in the pocket of her jeans while relying on the goodness of the Aussie outback community and her photography skills. Was this a photography quest to build awareness, a name and success or just a [...]

By | 2017-09-11T18:17:18+00:00 September 11th, 2017|Podcast|4 Comments

234: Chamira Young – The Portrait Party Strategy to Get More Photography Bookings

Premium Members, click here to access this interview in the premium area. Chamira Young of www.chamirastudios.com and the www.prophotographerjourney.com podcast shares her portrait party strategy to get more photography bookings in this interview. Chamira has refined her strategy out of necessity after relocating to a new city and having to build "street cred" fast in a location where she was starting over from scratch. In addition to her photography, Chamira is also a teacher with courses hosted at Tuts+ [...]

By | 2017-09-04T17:07:01+00:00 September 4th, 2017|Podcast|6 Comments

233: Louise Downham – Marketing Your Photography Business on a Micro Level for Success

Premium Members, click here to access this interview in the premium area. Louise Downham of www.louiserosephotography.com is a London based newborn and family photographer who has been shooting professionally since 2010, and has photographed over 1000 children! In this interview, learn exactly why Louise believes marketing your photography business on a micro level is the key to success and much faster than targeting large surrounding areas. Then, hear exactly how she has approached this kind of marketing and how you [...]

By | 2017-08-29T12:20:20+00:00 August 28th, 2017|Podcast|0 Comments

232: Jon Harris – Starting a Photography Business in a Small Community

Premium Members, click here to access this interview in the premium area. Jon Harris of www.jonharris.photography is based in a small seaside town on the South Coast of NSW, Australia. He makes a living shooting weddings, real estate, architecture, wildlife and tourism. In this interview, we dive into what it takes to survive and hopefully prosper as a photographer in a small community with an abundance of photographers and not a huge amount of work to go round. This isn't an "I [...]

By | 2017-08-24T07:08:12+00:00 August 21st, 2017|Podcast|0 Comments

231: Bernie Griffiths – How to Make the Successful Leap to Pro Photographer

Premium Members, click here to access this interview in the premium area. Photography business coach Bernie Griffiths of www.berniegriffiths.com will be a familiar name to regular listeners of the podcast. Bernie is portrait photography business coach based in Australia and services portrait photographers world wide. Following numerous requests for more content specifically aimed at photographers getting started in business or looking to make the jump from part time to full time, I chased Bernie up for his thoughts on how [...]

By | 2017-08-16T08:32:50+00:00 August 14th, 2017|Podcast|2 Comments

230: Chris Scott – How To Simply Sell More Photography Wall Art

Premium Members, click here to access this interview in the premium area. Chris Scott of www.flauntwhatyougot.com and www.swiftgalleries.com was a full-time wedding and boudoir photographer with his wife Adrienne for eight years until founding Preveal, an iPad app for portrait photographers. A few years ago, Preveal gave way to Swift Galleries, a wall art sales tool for pro photographers. In this interview, Chris shares fantastic ideas, strategies and tips on how to improve your sales, price your photography correctly and generally run [...]

By | 2017-08-07T15:22:54+00:00 August 7th, 2017|Podcast|0 Comments