4 Lighting Tips You Need To Know
what it is
Understanding natural light is EVERYTHING when it comes to shooting in-home sessions. Grab this guide to learn the 4 light tips you need to know!
Build a WordPress Website
Your piece of the web needs to be beautiful. Discover the tools that power my photography websites.
There’s a learning curve with wordpress, but once you get the hang of it, you will love having the freedom to do anything you want.
Both this site and my photography site were built using Kadence.
Client + Business Management
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
Finally found the PERFECT CRM! I tried them all and found them way too overwhelming…until Dubsado. It’s straightforward and has amazing features to streamline your business, not to mention a client portal, workflows, bookkeeping etc. Also, their customer service is amazing… Use code CH for 20% off your first month or year!
I use Quickbooks to keep track of all my business spending and earnings – it makes doing my taxes so much easier. Use this link for 50% off your first 6 months.
the art part
Creative + Post Processing
ADOBE PHOTOSHOP + LIGHTROOM
Adobe Photoshop and Lightroom and the standard in photo retouching. I mainly use Lightroom for all my work and use photoshop for any extra editing I need to do. If you’re serious about becoming a professional photographer, you should invest in the Photoshop/Lightroom bundle that Adobe offers for only $9.99/month.
Lightroom + ACR Presets
Presets help you speed up your workflow and get a consistent look. Check them out.
the photographer’s voice
Julie Christie offers a lot of high value marketing knowledge in her monthly membership. I watched her free webinar and was completely sold, and the membership does not disappoint. I have been a member for years, and highly recommend it.
The Simple sales blueprint
Years ago, I tried IPS (in-person sales) and hated it. The Simple Sales Blueprint is all about helping you achieve those sales goals, and sell physical products, all online.
be the expert
Organize your business and show your client’s that you are the expert!