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Monthly Archives: October 2014

What is the Creative Cloud and why do I need it? There has been a lot of controversy over this. Prior to May 2012, if you wanted Adobe software, you either had to fork out for the individual applications you wanted, or you bought a Creative Suite. Now if you need more than Photoshop or […]

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I’d like to give a shout out to boudoir photographer Corinne Lee for submitting this question to the The Business of Boudoir Editorial Team: “…How do you set the mood for the client? Music, Complimentary bubbly, food, etc.?” I immediately volunteered to contribute some ideas, because I LOVE, LOVE, LOVE creating an extraordinary experience. It’s the single most important […]

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It may come as a surprise to you to learn that it is actually possible to obtain a professional Certification in the photography industry. Professional Photographers of America offers a designation of Certified Professional Photographer (CPP) that is granted to applicants who successfully navigate a difficult written exam and an intensive portfolio review. (Disclaimer: Although I […]

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Assuming that you don’t already have all the business you can handle, let’s go ahead and talk about how to get more….LOTS more…without spending a penny on advertising.  We’re talking about referrals, y’all. Maybe you only have ONE client this month (eek!!), let’s turn that one client into at least 4, shall we? So when […]

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    Psst.  I’m going to tell you a little secret.   My portfolio does not represent my best work.  *gasp* WHO ARE YOU TRYING TO IMPRESS? Potential clients or other photographers?  What goes through your mind when selecting images that are supposed to represent your body of work?  Images that show off your epic […]

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