Today on the Photo Field Notes Podcast, I’m talking about my own experiences building up and maintaining a huge list of photography gear without going into any debt.
Ashton Songer Ferguson graduated with a degree in photojournalism in 2013 thinking that she would never be a wedding photographer, but she was also discouraged by her prospects in the media industry. She always had photo jobs, but none of them were fulfilling. It wasn’t until her own wedding in 2014 that her idea of wedding photography completely changed. Her wedding photographer encouraged her to walk out the door from her day job and never look back. And she did it.
In today’s episode, Ashton talks about how she got her business off the ground.
Zara Ashby has a thriving photography business and a new boudoir photography brand that’s on track to be just as successful. On the podcast today, we’re chatting about finding your ideal clients—truly understanding where they are and where they shop, and then how to go out and set up strategic partnerships with other businesses that reach the same clients.
I interviewed Justin and Mary Marantz years ago, but their words are still just as relevant and inspirational today. Recommended Reading for Photographers: How to Win Friends and Influence People by Dale Carnegie The E-Myth Revisited by Michael Gerber The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen Covey Simple Abundance by Sarah Ban Breathnach (more geared toward women) Your Best Life Now by Joel…
Let’s talk about setting goals, gaining clarity, feeling fulfilled in your life and business with coach Molly Mahar.
Emily Hinson of Emma Loo Photography talks about how to build strong, genuine relationships with clients.
Photographer, Amanda Hedgepeth, discusses how she uses systems in her business and personal life to make things run more smoothly. She also discusses how she outsources and where she was able to find help to run her business while she’s home with her three daughters.
The top gifts for the photographers in your life – this gift guide will give you simple, practical gift ideas for photographers.
I’m sharing my gift guide – what gifts to get for your photography clients and why
Tarah Munter wants to raise awareness about something that’s all too common (and all too misunderstood) in both the world at large and among solo business owners—anxiety. Today we’re talking about what anxiety is and how to deal when faced with it in our businesses and everyday lives.