JOIN US….December 3rd, 9:00PM EST OPEN to everyone….REGISTER HERE Thomas Dodd is a visual artist and photographer based out of Atlanta, Georgia who has developed a style that he calls “painterly photo montage” – a method he employs in editing software in which he crafts elaborately textured pieces that have a very organic and decidedly […]
Family by the falls photo promotion… What is the family by the falls photo promotion you ask? I dunno…I made it up. Last year. And it worked. So, we tweaked, modified and ran it again this year. Kaching. Marketing is all about coming up with offers and creating products that clients want. Products that have […]
How to brand yourself as artist instead of “photographer” in your market. Marilyn gave us many insightful and practical ideas on branding and growing a business selling photography based art. She showed us how she completely retooled and overhauled her personal website She showed resources that detail where to sell art Quote: “I’d rather compete […]
REPLAY Have you ever dreamed of being considered an artist instead of “photographer” in your market? If you have, then this is the webinar for you. Marilyn has always been an innovator in visual arts. She owned a portrait studio in Miami,Florida for 25 years and was the photographer of choice for the rich and […]
Hockey is big on our area. Especially Triple A hockey. You can tell when there’s a game on, since most of our downtown will be jammed with vehicles and all parking spots snatched up. I was hired to shoot the local triple A hockey coach for our local lifestyle mag. They wanted a studio shot. […]
Someone asked about intense lighting for a high impact football themed portrait. Here’s my lighting layout. Very simple, two kicker lights, one main light nice and low. A background light and grid with red gel adds a sprinkling of color. Straight out of the camera: Final poster: Here’s my version of the lighting and a […]
Let me get straight to the point…..7 mistakes photographers make. 1- Market Too Soon This is a newb mistake. They start doing all sorts of marketing, and spending money on ads and other “magic pill” solutions…..when the truth is….their work is crap. Increase the marketing too fast, and you’re only speeding up the process with […]
Sandy gives us an update and some seriously great marketing insights into the workings of a long term successful photography studio. This is not to be missed….