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Powerful Photography Client Questionnaire Benefits

Powerful Photography Client Questionnaire Benefits

Have you ever gone to a session and realized you don't know anything about your clients?  No?!  Me either....  Just kidding! Getting to know your clients is an important part of any photography business.  In todays blog, learn how creating a powerful photography...

What should I look for in a photography contract?

What should I look for in a photography contract?

What should you look for in a photography contract - Wedding Edition Earlier this month we discussed what you should include in a photography contract. We focused more on general portraits in that particular blog. This week are taking a closer look at what you should...

Can you write your own photography contract?

Can you write your own photography contract?

You took the plunge and started your own photography business.  Business is flourishing and money is coming in but did you make sure you covered all the basics?  How are you going to protect yourself and your business? Having a contract for photography services...

How long should a photography contract last?

How long should a photography contract last?

Photographers should be using a photography services contract for all of their sessions - paid and nonpaid. If you aren't using a contract and not sure what to include, check out last week's blog for some key tips on what to include in your contracts. The content that...

What Should a Photography Services Contract Include?

What Should a Photography Services Contract Include?

Contracts is a scary word, they can be intimidating and overwhelming.  Some photographers use photography services contracts for all their sessions, some use photography services contracts inconsistently and some do not use photography services contracts at all. ...

Top 5 Reasons Photographers Should Blog

Top 5 Reasons Photographers Should Blog

Have you abandoned your blogging efforts? Haven't started yet? Not blogging or giving up on your blog is a BIG mistake for photographers. After doing some research, the Iris team has been quite surprised to find how few photographers are now blogging. Your marketing...

New Feature Release : Square ACH Payments

New Feature Release : Square ACH Payments

Online invoicing for your photography business has so many benefits! We so excited to announce something new for your online invoices! Square is our preferred payment processor and they just gave us another reason to love them even more!   ACH Payments have...