create the perfect pet photographs

5 Tips For Creating Pet Photographs Your Clients Will Love

Michael Connors   
May 30
Are you an aspiring pet photographer?  It’s a great business if you have the right skills. Photographing pets can be difficult. You want to snap pets in their natural element and savor their cuteness. It’s challenging since animals often can get distracted, looking away and walking off while you’re trying to snap the picture. There are strategies professional animal photographers use that can work for any pet. Here are seven tips for creating the perfect
tips for wedding photography

3 Tips for Wedding Photography You Can Use This Summer

Michael Connors   
May 16
It’s wedding season! With the average cost of a wedding photographer increasing each year, you have to stand out as a photography company. Don’t sit on the sidelines with all of these opportunities for adding to your business. Instead, you can grow your client base this summer with these three key tips for wedding photography. Stay Ahead of the Ceremony at All Times Your work begins bright and early, from having a user-friendly and comprehensive
photography marketing tips

Photography Marketing Tips Every Photographer Should Know

Michael Connors   
Apr 23
Every photographer needs to market their business. Constantly attracting new customers can be tricky. With the right marketing, however, you can start booking the clients you want to work for on a regular basis. Check out our photography marketing tips that every photographer should know. Selecting the Right Photos For Your Portfolio Photographers assume their portfolio is simply a gallery of their best photos. A very important part of this process is acknowledging which photos
getting hired as an event photographer

5 Tips for Getting Hired as an Event Photographer

Michael Connors   
Apr 09
With the upcoming wedding, prom and graduation seasons, have you considered becoming an event photographer? If you’re thinking about getting started, there are a few things you should know before you get into this field of photography. Capturing someone’s special day is an important job that can’t be taken lightly. You’ll need to be able to answer questions that potential clients will have before the event and when you’re onsite shooting photos. Communication is key
updates to tineye

3 Updates to TinEye You Need to Know About

Michael Connors   
Mar 29
With over 26.7 billion images in its index, TinEye is one of the most prominent reverse search engines. By inputting your URL, you’re able to retrieve thousands of images and learn about their origins. This Toronto-based platform is easy-to-use and even has the capability for large-scale searches. If you’re a professional photographer and you haven’t tried this software, you need to. Its tools are built to help you succeed in your business. In December 2017,
how to become a senior portrait photographer

How to Be a Successful Senior Portrait Photographer

Michael Connors   
Mar 15
Looking to become a senior portrait photographer but don’t know where to begin? It’s easy to get tripped up on the details. Doing senior portraits is a perfect gig, but it can be challenging to break into the market. Keep reading to learn tips and tricks you’ll need to attract this sought after clientele. Stay Social Your target demographic is online constantly. If you want to reach them, you’re going to have to go where
how to build your school portrait photography business

How to Get Started With School Portrait Photography

Michael Connors   
Feb 19
Over 50 million kids are currently enrolled in public school systems and each of those children needs an individual school portrait. Adding school portrait photography into your schedule can open the door to hundreds of potential clients. So, how do you break into that market? Take a look at this quick guide that will show you how to become a school photographer. Don’t Over Book When it comes to school portrait season, you may be
former clients

How to Reach Out to Former Clients for Your Photography Business

Michael Connors   
Feb 15
Here’s something you may not realize: Your list of existing or former clients is the most valuable thing you have. The business of photography is incredibly referral-based. Of course, you can have an amazing social media presence, but reaching out to your former clients is one of the best marketing tools you have. Here’s how to do it the right way. Refer Business to Them An effective strategy to stay in the minds of former

Selling Photos With Shopping Carts: Are You Taking Full Advantage?

Michael Connors   
Jan 31
We know that being a photographer can prove quite challenging and competitive at times, especially if you’re selling your work online. A dynamic photo gallery is not the only factor that determines the number of customers you have online. Today, shopping carts are every photographer’s number one priority for selling photos online. Why are Shopping Carts Important? What makes shopping carts such a necessity for photographers? Here are four key reasons: Their design improves the
viewing photos online for free

Are The Days Of Posting Photos Online To View For Free Coming To An End?

Michael Connors   
Jan 09
For the last 20 years, people have been using MorePhotos to show and sell their images online. (Yes, it has been 20 years, and yes, it has worked out great for the last two decades.) In today’s new world though, we now need to address two new issues. These issues are significant when it comes to online sales!  1. People are getting way more web savvy – which means they are getting better at stealing