Hey Photographer Series #7 | How to Collaborate as a Photographer

Hey Photographer Series #7 | How to Collaborate as a Photographer

#CommunityOverCompetition is what I preach. It is amazing to see the talent in this world. In order to appreciate each others craft, I believe the first step is to collaborate. Personally, I've been so fortunate to collaborate with amazing people/brands. Here are 3 ways I've collaborated and I hope they will inspire you to do [...]

Hey Photographer Series #6 | Do You Really Need a Separate Instagram Account for Your Photography?

Hey Photographer Series #6 | Do You Really Need a Separate Instagram Account for Your Photography?

Here's the short answer. No. I like to think of Instagram as a one-stop shop. Just by clicking on a person's profile you can find how a person sees themselves ( through the description in their bio), how others see themself ( in the comments), and what is important to them ( through the photos [...]

Hey Photographer Series #4 | Formula to Promoting Your Session on Instagram

Hey Photographer Series #4 | Formula to Promoting Your Session on Instagram

This statistic literally makes me cringe. Only 6% of your followers see your Instagram Post. whhatt. it's cringe-worthy, right?  All that time to come up with a caption, post it at the right time, tag as many accounts, and even peruse Instagram for the best hashtags to fill the 30 hashtag limit. And only 6% lay [...]

Hey Photographer Series #3| 3 Ways to Gain Exposure Without Doing Extra Work

Hey Photographer Series #3|                             3 Ways to Gain Exposure Without Doing Extra Work

Okay, just hear me out. After sending over a gallery, what's your next step? Is it a sigh of relief? A mix of praise hands and jumping on the couch to celebrate? Or are you pouring yourself a moderate dose of rosé? hey, why not all three? Either way, a celebration should be in order. You [...]

Hey Photographer Series #1 | Do Photographers Really Need Content Writers?

Hey Photographer Series #1 | Do Photographers Really Need Content Writers?

"I don't need to hire someone to do something that I can already do." Was that your first thought after reading the title of this post?  Honestly, that's a great point. Why hire someone to write about the sessions that you had a front-row seat to? How can someone write it better than you can? You [...]