Archive for the ‘For photographers only’ Category

I’m in PPMag!

Last fall, I announced to my newsletter subscribers that a major photography magazine had asked me to write for them. At the time, I didn’t want to jinx anything by announcing the name of the […]

Feb, 03

Praise & criticism: Why they’re not really about you

The other day, I received the following note: “I love these! Everyone is looking good, and the kids are so animated. Once again, LOVE these! Thanks for thinking of taking them that day.” Sounds good, right? […]

Sep, 09

How to deal with dissatisfied clients

It happens to everyone. If it hasn’t yet happened to you, prepare yourself. There will come a time when one of your clients is dissatisfied. It may have just been a bad day, you may […]

Aug, 23
Do you haunt the websites of other photographers, seeking new ideas, fresh perspectives or even visual inspiration? Yeah, I've done it, too. But there are major downsides.

How blog stalking kills your creativity

Do you haunt the websites of other photographers, seeking new ideas, fresh perspectives or even visual inspiration? Yeah, I’ve done it, too. But there are major downsides.

Jul, 22
I heard a lot of interesting assertions working as a professional photographer. Here are a few of my favorite myths and the real truth behind them.

Photography industry myths and the truth behind them

I heard a lot of interesting assertions working as a professional photographer. Here are a few of my favorite myths and the real truth behind them.

May, 13

How to differentiate authentically + consciously

This post is the fifth and final in a series sharing my thoughts about the state of the wedding and portrait photography industry and how we can all work together to make it better. If […]

Apr, 29

A new framework for success in your photography business

This post is the fourth in a series sharing my thoughts about the state of the wedding and portrait photography industry and how we can all work together to make it better. The wedding and […]

Apr, 28

Differentiating your photography business, part 2: It’s about more than branding

This post is the third in a series sharing my thoughts about the state of the wedding and portrait photography industry and how we can all work together to make it better. There has been […]

Apr, 27

Provocative philosophies on passion and profit, plus my latest mentoring and workshop offerings for visual arts and photographers.

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