Today’s question is from Liam who asks: Question: Why do people on the internet list their camera settings when they post a photo? e.g F5.6 ISO 1600 6 minutes exposure It seems that the settings are only specific to them and it doesn’t take into account post processing. I know this for a fact as I took an astro photography photo in a very similar location and the … [Read more...] about 025: Stop Telling People Your Camera Settings (It’s Not Helping Anyone)
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Today’s question is from Jenny who asks: Question: I’m In the newborns and family portrait space, When i look at other photographers, It’s depressing as they are so much better than me. Currently I have about 2 clients a month, which is not enough if i want to make this a proper business. I recently dropped my prices in a hope to get more customers, but this resulted in … [Read more...] about 024 Gain Confidence With Your Photography So You Can Charge More
Today’s question is from Maxwell who asks: Question: The forums i’m a member of has had a lot of talk about working for free and how this can negatively impact you and you business. The post was directed at new photographers, giving away their services for free just to portfolio build. Is there ever a good time to work for free as a photographer? Answer: We discuss … [Read more...] about 023 Is There Ever A Good Time To Work For Free As A Photographer?
Today’s question is from Helen who asks: Question: Upgrade camera equipment or reinvest money into the business? After a couple of years in business I have saved up a small amount of money. Should I invest the money back into my photography business or buying new equipment to update aging cameras and computer equipment. Answer: We discuss the topics - Where you can … [Read more...] about 022 Upgrade camera equipment or reinvest back into the business?
Today’s question is from Joy who asks: Question: How To Deal With A Bridezilla in your Business I have been researching wedding photography for awhile now. I’ve 2nd second shot with friends who said I have the personality for wedding photography. It would be a dream if i could shoot weddings, even if it’s part time. One thing that is stopping me is the fear of having to … [Read more...] about 021 How To Deal With A Bridezilla in your Business