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Scheduling a 1:1 with Iris support is essential

Scheduling a 1:1 with Iris support is essential

Did you recently start using a photography client management software or did you make the switch to a new photography client management software?  Do you want to love your new CRM but you are feeling overwhelmed? Iris Works makes transistioning to a new photography...

How to cut down tasks in your photography business

How to cut down tasks in your photography business

Do you find yourself sitting at the computer for hours to manage all of your business tasks? From editing images, sending emails, social media posts... there is a lot to do! I think many new photographers under estimate what all goes into running a photography...

Feature Friday : Shauna Yenger, Newborn Photographer

Feature Friday : Shauna Yenger, Newborn Photographer

Tell us a little about yourself! I have been happily married to my sweet husband Joe for 23 years, and we have four amazing kids ages 14 - 20! I love coffee and chocolate and rainbows make me ridiculously happy. ūüôā What do you specialize in? What made you want to...

The Best 2021 Black Friday Deals for Photographers

The Best 2021 Black Friday Deals for Photographers

Need a little help with your holiday shopping list this year? We have the best 2021 Black Friday deals for photographers all in one place. Save big on photography tools to help grow your business and take back your time! 1. Iris Works - 40% off a yearly subscription...

Feature Friday : Taryn Ramsammy, Family Photographer

Feature Friday : Taryn Ramsammy, Family Photographer

Tell us a little about yourself! Taryn, the photographer behind RamFam Photography, has been specializing in families, maternity and newborns in the DMV for 8 years! Based out of central MD, she aims to turn your moments into bold, vibrant works of art full of love...

When should you invoice for photography?

When should you invoice for photography?

Invoicing for photography comes with some important decisions to make as a business owner. Aside from determining your prices, one thing you will need to think about is when you should invoice for your photography. There is no right or wrong answer here and it is all...

7 Benefits of Using a Photography Business Management App

7 Benefits of Using a Photography Business Management App

Let's chat about photography business management app benefits! How do you manage your photography business? Are you the kind of person who uses the old school method - pen and paper, writing down appointments on a paper calendar that you'll likely lose track of? Are...

Invoicing for Photographers 101: A Complete Guide

Invoicing for Photographers 101: A Complete Guide

Money, is it really the root of all evil?  I don't know about you but I'm not sure money is evil but it sure is an important part of everyday life. Maybe not a fun part of everyday life but an important part.  As a photographer discussing money with clients and...