Working out how much to charge can be confusing if you don’t know your numbers or the customers you’re servicing.First you need to know your cost of doing business, cost of goods, then you need to work out if people are willing to pay for the … [Read more...] about What Should I Charge For A Photo Shoot?
After you have download your images to your hard drive, organise and culled them it's time to import your photos into Lightroom.But what are the best Lightroom import settings to use?In this tutorial I will be explaining what the settings … [Read more...] about Lightroom Import Settings: Get a head start on your editing
The topic of how to prepare for your next photo session is a subject a lot of photographers don't talk about. I get it, it's a boring dry topic that is not nearly as exciting as talking about post-processing or the latest camera … [Read more...] about 10 Tips to prepare for your next photo session, so it’s a success
Today we're going to look at the Lightroom export settings needed to make your photos look good on social media and when printing them at a photo lab.Social media has made it easy for us to share our photos and get seen by a lot more people than … [Read more...] about Lightroom Export Settings For Social Media & Printing Photos ( visual guide )
A Properly planned folder structure is the first step in organising your photos.In fact having a well organised folder structure for your photos to live in and a backup system that works are the foundations to a good photography workflow.The … [Read more...] about Folder Structure: Organising Your Photos
Today’s question is from Melissa who asks:Question: How Do I Crop My Photos For Printing?When I print my photos I get white space at the top or bottom of the photo. The attendant at the kiosk said i need to crop my photos. I’ve … [Read more...] about How Do I Crop My Photos For Printing and Make It Easy?
Today’s question is from Brian who asks: Question: What Should I Wear To A Photoshoot? I'm a portrait photographer and attended a friends wedding as a guest a little while back.I couldn’t help notice that the videographer was dressed very … [Read more...] about What Should I Wear To A Photoshoot?
A little time spent culling your photos will save you a lot of time during the editing stage of your workflow.Don’t confuse yourself with rating or rejecting photos and then working out which photos to edit. It’s not the fastest, most efficient … [Read more...] about Culling Your Photos: Learn To Sort Your Photos Like A Pro
Today’s question is from Benjamin and he asks: Question: The other day when downloading photos I noticed the folder system had some foreign characters and I could not access my photos.When I put the memory card back in the camera and tried to … [Read more...] about How To Recover Corrupted Photos From Memory Cards
Today’s question is from Adam asks:Question:Should i put my photos in one big catalog or is it best to have lots of smaller catalogs?Answer:We discuss the topics -What is the Lightroom Catalog?What can the Catalog do for … [Read more...] about Should I Use One Big Catalog or Many Smaller Catalogs In Lightroom?