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How to Market Your Mini Sessions

How to Market Your Mini Sessions

The leaves are changing colors… pumpkin spice everything is back…  Photographers, you know what this means–– it’s time for fall mini sessions! Mini sessions are a great way to boost revenue and start building relationships with clients, but marketing mini sessions can...

Top 5 Benefits of Online Invoicing for Photographers

Top 5 Benefits of Online Invoicing for Photographers

Whether you are a full or part time photographer, getting paid is important. When I first started shooting, I remember taking checks and cash for payments. I also remember just how much of a hassle it was to keep track of it after or making trips to the bank to...

12 Questions to Include in your Newborn Questionnaire

12 Questions to Include in your Newborn Questionnaire

Newborn questionnaires are one of the best ways that you can prepare yourself and your clients for an amazing session. And, if you deal with expectant or new parents on a regular basis, you already know that their lives can feel very overwhelming. Asking some key...

Top 3 Things to Include in Photography Contracts

Top 3 Things to Include in Photography Contracts

The huge elephant in the room – contracts. Some of us use photography contracts, some of us even use them consistently. Then there are those photographers who have never even looked at a contract. Chances are, if you haven’t already, you will run into a nightmare...

11 Questions for Your Boudoir Client Questionnaire

11 Questions for Your Boudoir Client Questionnaire

As we prepare to head into the cold winter months, promoting your boudoir work can really get things heated up. Whether they’re for a saucy holiday gift or a Valentine’s Day promotion, boudoir shoots have never been more popular. It’s a great way to grow your business...