https://soundcloud.com/photofocus/mind-your-own-business-podcast-with-david-scruggs-and-jill-smith-photofocus-october-12-2018 Get the show here or get it on iTunes — Please, post a review on iTunes. Welcome to the Mind Your Own Business Podcast! Today we chat with wedding photographers David Scruggs and Jill Smith about several things that define a photographer as a professional, so that you not only rarely miss those important moments in a subject's life, but NEVER compromise on the quality of an image: Listen, listen, … [Read more...] about Mind Your Own Business Podcast with David Scruggs and Jill Smith | Photofocus Podcast October 12, 2018
Editor’s Note: Tracie Maglosky is a portrait photographer specializing in weddings, maternity & newborn photography. She loves teaching and inspiring other photographers in lighting, posing, business techniques and balanced living. Tracie is an Olympus Visionary, MagMod Ambassador and a part of the Miller’s Speaker Team. Follow Tracie’s work at http://www.traciejeanphoto.com. We photographers are in on the secret. Wedding day is not wrapped around the time we need or want. If that were the case we’d be taking portraits for hours on end … [Read more...] about Surviving Wedding Portrait Sessions (Even When the Time is Cut in Half)
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 Technique, a podcast empowering photographers to bring their businesses to the next level! We discuss in detail: How being diverse in your photography skillset can be a strong asset, and how it can actually enrich your work The multiple types of photography that goes into a single wedding gig The important role that … [Read more...] about Beyond Technique Podcast with Bob Coates | Photofocus Podcast June 20, 2018
In honor of their momentous wedding, Photofocus extends congratulations to the Duke and Duchess of Sussex--Prince Harry and Princess Megan! Yes. This happens. First of our wedding season funnies (not really if you are the wedding photographer!) Thanks to The Shoppe Designs for this humorous insight. … [Read more...] about Sunday Comics: Wedding Photography Season is Here #1
https://soundcloud.com/photofocus/the-mind-your-own-business-podcast-photofocus-podcast-august-11-2017 Get the show here or get it on iTunes — Please post a review on iTunes. In this episode, we chat with wedding photographers Justin and Mary Marantz about: the element of timeless storytelling through images building trust and connecting with each couple in a unique way repelling the wrong clients and attracting the right clients the value of printed, physical products putting together a great album for your clients … [Read more...] about The Mind Your Own Business Podcast | Photofocus Podcast August 11, 2017
Vanelli travels across the country, talking to some of the top photographers in the field as they share their experiences while shooting on set. You'll soon learn that even season professionals encounter roadblocks during photo shoots. By staying calm under pressure, they rely on their skills to overcome these obstacles to capture an amazing shot. Sit back, relax and enjoy a Story from the Set. Florida-based wedding photographer Richie Acevedo shares a story on how he and his wife first struggled to photograph weddings until they developed a … [Read more...] about Stories from the Set: Building a Wedding Shot List
What's a First Look? A first look is modern trend in weddings where the bride and groom see each other for the first time in a private, romantic moment before the ceremony. Here are 5 tips on how to describe first looks to couples in a way that gets them excited about doing one, and about YOU being the photographer to capture it for them! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4xQck58Iyug The Breakdown Change Your Motivation: Is your heart in the right place when it comes to the benefits of first looks? (Hint: it's not about the … [Read more...] about Wedding Photography Tips: Why do a First Look?
https://soundcloud.com/photofocus/the-mind-your-own-business-podcast-photofocus-podcast-may-12-2017 Get the show here or get it on iTunes — Don't forget to post a review on iTunes. In this episode, we chat with celebrity wedding photographers Bob and Dawn Davis about: Trends within the wedding and portrait industry Educating your clients The value of encouraging physical prints Understanding the importance of sharing your images with related wedding vendors Cultivating relationships with wedding vendors How to … [Read more...] about The Mind Your Own Business Podcast | Photofocus Podcast May 12, 2017