The Importance of Creative Shoots

I am a big believer in the importance of a photographer taking time to do Creative Shoots.  Creative Shoots are photographer driven, not customer driven.  Creative Shoots are not about creating a product that the client wants to buy, but instead are about feeding the photographer.  I just recently finished a book called Drive: The Surprising Truth about What Motivates […]

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Photographer Friday-Pricing for Photographers

Please… Please… Please… Realize that I am writing this in hopes to share some of the epiphanies that I have had in the last year and not as any sort of expert. I get it Pricing for Photographers is HARD!  Over the last weeks (months and years probably) I have been watching several debates on different […]

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The Evolution of a Professional Photographer

Maybe I am wrong, but it seems that there are 3 distinct phases in the Evolution of a Professional Photographer. First, there is the stage: I am a pretty  awesome photographer, I should charge people… This is when you think that charging people $100 for a session is amazing and maybe even $800 for a […]

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