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Hiring a professional photographer: Is it really worth your money?
Nowadays, anyone can take pictures anywhere and anytime with their cellphone. Why spend your money to have someone else take...
Your Homepage and the First Five Seconds in Your Clients’ Lives: Part 2
Editor’s Note: Fabrizia Costa is a portrait and wedding photographer who also helps photographers raise the level of their work and...
Your Homepage and the First Five Seconds in Your Clients’ Lives
Editor’s Note: Fabrizia Costa is a portrait and wedding photographer who also helps photographers raise the level of their work and...
Beyond Technique Podcast with Bob Coates | Photofocus Podcast June 20, 2018
https://soundcloud.com/photofocus/beyond-technique-podcast-with-bob-coates-photofocus-podcast-june-20-2018 Get the show here or get it on iTunes — Please, post a review on iTunes. Welcome to Beyond...
Photography Marketing: Keep it Simple Pricing Strategies
We all know the phrase, "Keep it Simple, Stupid." There's no reason to go in-depth or overanalyze something when it...
Why Your Story is the Center of the Universe
Very few products can stand on the strength of their packaging without an identifying brand. The opening image above is...
The Mind Your Own Business Podcast with David Schonauer | Photofocus Podcast June 8, 2018
https://soundcloud.com/photofocus/the-mind-your-own-business-podcast-with-david-schonauer-photofocus-podcast-june-8-2018 Get the show here or get it on iTunes — Please post a review on iTunes. In this episode,...
Get Out of the Shark Pool
Editor's Note: Fabrizia Costa is a portrait and wedding photographer who also helps photographers raise the level of their work and...
Portrait Tips: Make Special Day Portraits
We are so lucky! We get to be present for the most memorable and special days in people's lives. In...
Beyond Technique Podcast with NashCo Photography | Photofocus Podcast May 16, 2018
https://soundcloud.com/photofocus/beyond-technique-podcast-with-nashco-photography-photofocus-podcast-may-16-2018 Get the show here or get it on iTunes — Please, post a review on iTunes. Welcome to Beyond...
Quick Tip: Only Show Your Best Work
You might be tempted to show all of your work to your audience in your portfolio. But try to limit...
Portrait Tips: Cut the Rim Light
Making portraits with a rim light is awesome. It gives depth and punch and when you do it really well...

Why Your Story is the Center of the Universe

Very few products can stand on the strength of their packaging without an identifying brand. The opening image above is a good example. This article takes a hard look at branding and differentiates it from marketing, advertising, and public relations.

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Get Out of the Shark Pool

Editor’s Note: Fabrizia Costa is a portrait and wedding photographer who also helps photographers raise the level of their work and their business through workshops and personal coaching. Her work is all about deep shifts in perspective, seeing things with new

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Quick Tip: Only Show Your Best Work

You might be tempted to show all of your work to your audience in your portfolio. But try to limit yourself to a certain number of photos, only showing work that you deem to be your “best” and that’s representative

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Portrait Tips: Cut the Rim Light

Making portraits with a rim light is awesome. It gives depth and punch and when you do it really well you’ll notice that it looks more natural. Take a close look the next time you’re having a conversation anyplace with

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Why Your Story is the Center of the Universe

Very few products can stand on the strength of their packaging without an identifying brand. The opening image above is a good example. This article takes a hard look at branding and differentiates it from marketing, advertising, and public relations.

Read More

Get Out of the Shark Pool

Editor’s Note: Fabrizia Costa is a portrait and wedding photographer who also helps photographers raise the level of their work and their business through workshops and personal coaching. Her work is all about deep shifts in perspective, seeing things with new

Read More

Quick Tip: Only Show Your Best Work

You might be tempted to show all of your work to your audience in your portfolio. But try to limit yourself to a certain number of photos, only showing work that you deem to be your “best” and that’s representative

Read More

Portrait Tips: Cut the Rim Light

Making portraits with a rim light is awesome. It gives depth and punch and when you do it really well you’ll notice that it looks more natural. Take a close look the next time you’re having a conversation anyplace with

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Portrait Tips: Crop the Top

When you make a portrait, your aim should be for maximum impact. Emotion, lighting, and movement all lend impact to a picture, but the way you frame the photo also makes a huge difference. the closer you get to your

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SmugMug Just Purchased Flickr

On the heels of Yahoo’s purchase by Verizon, SmugMug has bought former Yahoo property Flickr. SmugMug has promised that neither product is going anywhere, but has yet to offer any specific details about the future of Flickr. According to an

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