One of my fave books was the bio on Steve Jobs. Steve considered himself “different”. A rogue, freak and geek…..I can relate. Can you? I think we’ll agree. And we can all learn a valuable lesson. People love the Apple brand. They’ll tell you they are well designed and give you reasons why based on […]
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 […]
Amazing….. WATCH THE ADVANCED TRAINING SERIES BY MARGARET HERE
A true master of his craft. There is some seriously good stuff in Tim’s presentation. Some serious good stuff here folks. If anyone has any doubts as to what it takes to create beautiful classic portraits and do so successful, Tim sets the record straight.
Image by Jeff Lubin I heard of Jeff Lubin from Travis and Paula Gadsby over at SilverLake photo backdrops. If I were able to bring up long last memories of the many conventions I’ve attended, I’m positive there’s one in there where I saw Jeff speak…years ago. Jeff is 65 years old. He talks about […]
Excellent and insightful. Enjoy. An interview with Kira Derryberry. Some highlights and quotes: “they have to know why they love an image….it’s a feeling….” critique…’everyone’s an expert online “I start a dialogue that ends in a sale…” Personal projects segue to sales and money Essential: Good with people “It’s a choice…” Give yourself permission to […]
Getting paid is hard for many. The old axiom “when they show up, bill em!” sounds good on paper. But in real life, many artists struggle with getting paid and asking for money. Unless of course you have a Tina in your life. Tina, my wife, and business partner in crime, I’ve joked over […]