282: Caitlin McColl – How to run profitable book projects for portrait and pet photographers

Premium Members, click here to access this interview in the premium area. Caitlin McColl of www.ragamuffinpetphotography.com.au shares how to run profitable book projects for portrait and pet photographers. Caitlin has been running a successful pet photography business for years and in this interview shares one her most lucrative business and charitable strategies - photography book projects. In the interview, Caitlin goes into detail on how to structure your book project, no matter the genre you focus on, for maximum sales, profit and fundraising [...]

By |2018-09-11T13:54:33+00:00September 10th, 2018|Podcast|0 Comments

281: James Patrick – From portraits to a super successful commercial photography business

Premium Members, click here to access this interview in the premium area. James Patrick of www.jamespatrick.com is an Arizona-based photographer with a specialty in marketing. He niched himself in photography and business by shooting portraits and portfolios for health and fitness enthusiasts which grew into marketing toward magazines and getting his clients published. This move led to him attracting more portrait clients which he was able to leverage into commercial work. In a nutshell, that's how he's been able [...]

By |2018-08-29T18:15:26+00:00August 27th, 2018|Podcast|0 Comments

280: Rachel Brenke – The law and how it applies to photographers and photography today

Premium Members, click here to access this interview in the premium area. Rachel Brenke of www.thelawtog.com is today's guest and the topic, of course, is the law and how it applies to photographers and photography today - copyright law, privacy laws, contracts, GDPR, usage and image rights, trademarking, business structure and how to apply and use the law in your photography business. Rachel was originally interviewed for episode 18 of the podcast and my introduction went like this... Here's a [...]

By |2018-08-29T04:31:51+00:00August 13th, 2018|Podcast|0 Comments

279: Elena Blair – Content marketing for photographers and school portraiture with a killer difference

Premium Members, click here to access this interview in the premium area. Elena Blair of  www.elenasblairphotography.com discovered photography when looking for an outlet after her home was broken into which she says was one of the most violating experiences of her life. She is now obsessed with capturing families and newborns in a way that is artistic, real, romantic, and full of life. Her other passion is showing women they can pursue their dream to become a photographer and [...]

By |2018-08-06T05:25:24+00:00August 6th, 2018|Podcast|0 Comments

278: Sara Brown – From zero to full time photography with smart marketing and business strategies

Premium Members, click here to access this interview in the premium area. Sara Brown of www.rockinghorsephotography.co.uk has only been in business as a photographer for less than three years. She went from zero to full-time photography with smart marketing and business strategies she learnt from her previous career. After leaving a 15-year occupation as a business director in marketing, working for agencies like Geometry Global and Saatchi, she turned her lifelong passion for photography into a successful business that helps [...]

By |2018-07-24T05:34:56+00:00July 24th, 2018|Podcast|0 Comments

277: Marie Masse – How to build a business around what and how you love to shoot

Premium Members, click here to access this interview in the premium area. Marie Masse of www.fearlessandframed.com is today's guest for the podcast. I first heard about Marie when interviewing Allison Redmon for episode 264 of the podcast. Allison shared her fantastic strategy to book family photography clients by offering beginner photography classes to local mums and dads - in Saudi Arabia! The photography course she was delivering was 'a done for you' teaching package by Marie Masse of Fearless [...]

By |2018-07-17T19:31:01+00:00July 17th, 2018|Podcast|0 Comments

276: Michael Hauge – The storytelling formula to book more photography clients

Premium Members, click here to access this interview in the premium area. Michael Hauge of  www.storymastery.com works with people who want to change lives and make more money, by telling compelling stories. He is one of Hollywood’s top coaches and story experts and has worked on projects starring (among many others), Morgan Freeman, Julia Roberts, Tom Cruise and Reese Witherspoon. In this episode, Michael shares the storytelling formula you can apply to any of your copy in a [...]

By |2018-07-23T15:07:36+00:00July 9th, 2018|Podcast|0 Comments

275: Kristin Milito – What it takes to build a great photography business today

Premium Members, click here to access this interview in the premium area. Kristin Milito of www.kristinmilitophotography.com is a Chicago based newborn and family photographer and has been shooting since 2007. She opened her business in 2013 and was photographing families, extended families, engagements, children and babies. She felt this was too much and too general to have a successful business. Kristin chose to specialize and focus on newborns and babies and works both from her baby photography studio and [...]

By |2018-07-05T15:15:42+00:00July 2nd, 2018|Podcast|0 Comments

274: Scott Wyden Kivowitz – Modern lead generation tactics for photographers

Premium Members, click here to access this interview in the premium area. Scott Wyden Kivowitz of www.scottwyden.com and www.imagely.com is a US-based blogger, photographer and an educator. He's the author of a bunch of photography book and the Chief Community Officer at Imagely - a company that makes WordPress themes, plugins and does hosting for photographers. Scott says he believes in sharing knowledge any way possible and educating without fluff, in a straight to the point easy to understand style - [...]

By |2018-06-27T16:17:42+00:00June 25th, 2018|Podcast|0 Comments

273: Nicole Begley – How to generate pet photography sales from silent auctions

Premium Members, click here to access this interview in the premium area. Nicole Begley of www.nicolebegleyphotography.com is based in the USA and specialises in pet and equine photography after moving away from family portrait photography. Prior to becoming a professional photographer in 2010, she spent 13 years working as a zoological animal trainer. In this interview, the focus is on utilising silent auctions to generate pet photography leads, bookings and sales. This strategy has been one of the most consistent producers [...]

By |2018-06-12T12:11:40+00:00June 11th, 2018|Podcast|0 Comments