Archive for August, 2011

Facebook Contest Ideas for Professional Photographers

In today’s video post from guest blogger Georgia McCabe, we discuss how professional photographers can best use Facebook to run contests that build up their following. Tips, Ideas, Rules & Regulations, and much more!


Professional Photographer Tips for Winning Youth Sports Photography Contracts

There are several types of sports photography and each has different ways to position a bid. Today we’ll let you know what to consider when getting Little League Sports Photography accounts. A) Make sure to promote that your product provides parents with pictures that allow them to keep a time…


Towards a Brave New World in Photography

As professionals, it’s again time to face the future in photography, because the future isn’t very far away. It’s time to prepare to face an entirely new photo market. Of course, I know you probably are already heavily into digital, as is a large portion your customer base. But I’m…


Professional Photographer’s Guide to Selling Neil Water Bottles and Photo Inserts

Plan Number 1: Sell After Sports Picture Day Use as a Commission Replacement or Fund Raiser.  On picture day shoot 100% of the youth athletes.  At a game or special sporting event, sell the water bottle.  Have custom photo inserts made up of the team and individual for each child…


Using Smart Objects in Photoshop CS5

In this video, we will explore using Smart Objects with Adobe Photoshop CS5.


Press Printed Cards – New Papers, New Processes…

Have you noticed that holiday cards have become a point of competition for professional photographers’ clients – they love to “one up” each other with their holiday cards!  When their friends receive a card and they ask “where did you get this created?” – I want to be a part…


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