As people-centered photographers, we often shoot multiple-hour portrait sessions in the same location. One of the most difficult parts of our job –– especially when the natural environment around us looks similar –– is giving our clients enough variety so their blog post has a lot of visual interest and their final gallery feels full […]
Pricing. Photographers struggle with this — and agonize over it — more than almost anything in business. We doubt ourselves. Second-guess ourselves. Paralyze ourselves. Am I too new to charge? How much should I charge? Am I charging too much? Is that why I’m not booking? OR AM I NOT BOOKING BECAUSE I’M NOT CHARGING […]
One of the most common emails we get from photographers sounds something like this: Amy and Jordan, I live in _______________ so there’s no way I can make it because there are already too many photographers here. A lot of them are new, and just got a camera, so their prices are so cheap that […]
A few years ago, we got an email from a 15-year-old girl who was hired to shoot her very first wedding. She asked, “What advice would you give to someone about shooting their first wedding?” Here’s what we told her… Wow! Congratulations! What a BIG honor. We still remember shooting our first wedding solo. The […]
Looking for tips on how to be a better second shooter? We’ve got you covered! But first, a little background on how the two of us work together. In our marriage, Amy was the photographer first. She had a passion for the camera before Jordan ever did. So, to help pursue her dream, while she […]
One of the most common questions we get from photographers is how to pose couples with height differences, so here are three tips to make posing people with height differences a little easier for you! 1. Incorporate Lots of Sitting Poses When couples are standing, it’s very easy to see just how much of a […]
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